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Abraxas, Abraxaster and Abraxoid Gems by C. W. King

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

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Number of Pages96
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ISBN 10142534125X
ISBN 109781425341251

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p. THE ABRAXAS. I. ABRAXASTER, OR BORROWED TYPES. Bellermann in his lucid little treatise, 'Drei Programmen über die Abraxas-gemmen,' * has divided his subject into three parts--the true Abraxas, all of which bear the Pantheos commonly so entitled, whose creation is assigned to Basilides himself; the Abraxaster, or types borrowed from the old religions, but adapted by the Gnostic semi.   "An early treatise on abraxoid gems by Macarius [a Greek pseudonym adopted by Jean L'Heureux], originally deposited as a manuscript in Louvain and exhumed and edited by Jean Chiflet Macar ius' work [is] entitled Apistopistus,in allusion to the curious religious beliefs of the Gnostics who employed these. Abraxas, Abraxaster and Abraxoid Gems by C. W. King Abraxas: A History of the World in Verse by Anonymous The Seven Sermons To The Dead, Written By Basilides in Alexandria, the City where the East Toucheth the West by Carl G. Jung. 3 comments. Abraxas, Abraxaster and Abraxoid Gems door C W King Paperback ISBN X ISBN Taal: Engels Prijs: € 12,18 € 14,45 (inclusief BTW & verzendkosten!) Categorie: Anthologies (non-poetry) Share Share Copy link.

p. GNOSTIC PLAQUE. The most remarkable specimen of the class known to me was obtained (Jan. ) from Sambon, a noted antiquario at Naples. It is a circular bronze disc, 2¾ inches (the ancient palmus) in diameter, with a small projection to top, perforated for surface of the obverse bears a genuine patina, and the characters of the legend have the true antique formation. V. "ABRAXAS"--ETYMOLOGY OF. Of this "Great Name," many etymologies have been proposed. Of all these the most satisfactory is perhaps the one offered by Rabbi Abraham Geiger, making it the Grecised form of Ha-Brachah, "The Blessing."For there is good reason for believing that the Ξ had the sound of SH, which explains the strange metamorphoris of the Persian "Artashir" into "Artaxerxes.".   Gnostic intaglios bearing the form of Abrax are called variously abraxoids, abraxaster gems and abraxas gems. The abraxoid was also an amulet against evil, and a talisman power. (Note: this is about the magical rings called “The Great Signet of the Gnosis”). ~Chapter 1, Pg The Abraxas Deity, his titles, nature and form already having been discussed, it remains now to give a sketch of his great Apostle and his doctrines. To begin with the earliest notice of them--Clemens Alexandrinus lived in the same city, and in the same century, with Basilides, the reputed founder of the Abraxas religion. During some years of.

Abraxas, Abraxaster, And Abraxoid Gems The Agathodæmon Worship The Chnuphis Serpent I. Abraxaster, or Borrowed Types II. Abraxoids, or Gems Confounded with the True Gnostic III. The True Abraxas Gems Gnostic Plaque IV. The God Abraxas as Described by the Christian Fathers V. ''Abraxas''--Etymology of VI. Abraxas--Its Numerical Force The. Abraxas, Abraxaster and Abraxoid Gems by C. W. King Abraxas: A History of the World in Verse by Anonymous The Seven Sermons To The Dead, Written By Basilides in Alexandria, the City where the East Toucheth the West by Carl G. Jung. 3 comments. Older Posts Home. Subscribe to: .   The Book of Abraxas: A Grimoire of the Hidden Gods by Michael Cecchetelli, from Nephilim Press, may be available. This work is available via Nephilim Press, Weiser Antiquarian and others. It is being made available in both a standard and a deluxe “practitioner’s” edition. Michael Cecchetelli is also the author of Crossed Keys, from Scarlet [ ].   K. Osborn Sullivan's first novel is the hilarious and exciting young adult fantasy, Stones of Abraxas. Since the book's original release in by Medallion Press, Kim has won praise from readers and reviewers alike for creating likeable characters, nonstop action, and overall great s: 5.