Gain insight into the historical context and major themes of the Gospel of Philip and a deeper understanding of its overarching message: Deciphering our own meaning behind the symbols of this world increases and enriches our understanding of God.
While illuminating the origins of Christianity, the Gospel of Thomas raises the question whether the New Testament's version of Jesus' teachings is entirely accurate and complete. It presents a new way of looking at the challenging and intriguing figure of Jesus while reminding us that the Divine can be found right here on earth.
Apocryphal Tales from the Childhoods of Mary and Jesus—Annotated & Explained
5½ x 8½, 176 pp
Presents influential apocryphal stories about the young Jesus and tales that provide the basis for Mary's biography and ideas about her purity. Will give you a deeper understanding of the devotion Christians feel for Mary and the holy infant Jesus.