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Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas

 
 
 
 
Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas
Author: Elaine Pagels
ISBN 13: 9780375703164
ISBN 10: 375703160
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: Vintage
Publication Date: 2004-05-04
Format: Paperback
Pages: 272
List Price: $16.00
 
 

Elaine Pagels, one of the world's most important writers and thinkers on religion and history, and winner of the National Book Award for her groundbreaking work The Gnostic Gospels, now reflects on what matters most about spiritual and religious exploration in the twenty-first century.

The New York Times

This packed, lucid little book belongs to that admirable kind of scholarship in which the labor of acquiring Greek and Coptic, Hebrew and Aramaic, the exhausting study of ancient fragments of text against the background of an intimate knowledge of religious history, can be represented as a spiritual as well as an intellectual exercise. — Frank Kermode