“The origin of Satan (introduction)” – Elaine PAGELS

In 1988, when my husband of twenty years died in a hiking accident, I became aware that, like many people who grieve, I was living in the presence of an invisible being—living, that is, with a vivid sense of someone who had died. During the following years I began to reflect on the ways that… Continue lendo “The origin of Satan (introduction)” – Elaine PAGELS

“Um Cristo sombrio nos Evangelhos de Nag Hammadi” – Jornal do Brasil, 1975

Uma das primeiras notícias na imprensa brasileira, se não a primeiríssima, sobre a Biblioteca gnóstica de Nag Hammadi, descoberta no Egito 30 anos antes. Há 1600 anos, em cavernas, no Egito, estranhos monges gnósticos escreviam a seu modo o Novo Testamento Dentro do que se poderia chamar uma arqueologia religiosa judaico-cristã, a mais importante descoberta… Continue lendo “Um Cristo sombrio nos Evangelhos de Nag Hammadi” – Jornal do Brasil, 1975

GNOSTICS, by Stephen Segaller (1988)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9epgcKSWUk&t=211s Gnostics is a film in four parts. A drama-documentary film made by Stephen Segaller, creator/producer of The Wisdom of the Dream. Gnostics was winner of the Gold Medal for religious programs at the 31st New York International Film and Television Festival, 1988. The knowledge of the heart which the gnostics sought went beyond dogma… Continue lendo GNOSTICS, by Stephen Segaller (1988)