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Forerunners and Rivals of Christianity
Being Studies in Religious History from 330 BC to 330 AD

Volume 2


  • Date Published: December 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107450929

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  • Originally published in 1915, this book contains a survey of the origins of Christianity and the impact that other religions had on its formation. Volume Two covers post-Christian pagan religions such as the Mithraic cults and Manichaeism, as well as heresies such as that of Marcion. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in ancient religion and the development of Christianity.

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    • Date Published: December 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107450929
    • length: 436 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 25 mm
    • weight: 0.64kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    7. Post-Christian Gnostics
    8. Post-Christian Gnostics: the Orphites
    9. Post-Christian Gnostics: Valentinus
    10. The system of the Pistis Sophia and its related texts
    11. Marcion
    12. The worship of Mithras
    13. Manes and the Manichaeans

  • Author

    F. Legge

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