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Ofelia: “My name is Ofelia. Who are you?”
Pan: “Me? I’ve had so many names. Old names that only the wind and the trees can pronounce.
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One of the themes in many of the Gnostic cults that were so pervasive at the tail end of the 1st century, and into the 2nd century was the view that the god of the Old Testament (Yahweh, Yaldabaoth) is either malicious or indifferent towards humanity. 596 more words
Because tell me that isn’t what Jessica Jones is. Well, okay, it is a bit redundant to use ‘neognostic’ and ‘noire,’ but in this case I think the intensifier is necessary. 1,053 more words
Gnosticism. Excerpt taken from “The Battle about God: Where do Gnostics stand?” – Dr. Stephan Hoeller. Illustrated with pictures and text.
* Some Gnostics used the term ‘Demiurge/Demiourgos’ to indicate the creator of the material forms, contrasting the Uncreated Spiritual substance, because they were quite saturated in Platonic philosophy. 39 more words