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Christians are very numerous here to this day. Jean Doresse is a renowned historian and a scholar of Jjean and Greek papyrology. Dig into this last, jen the depth of one qamah: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Midway up the flank of the cliff are the openings to the pharaonic tombs–seven, according to Arab tradition–that we have just mentioned. Halfway up the white cliffs are the openings to several galleries–pharaonic tombs of the princes who governed this district under the Sixth Dynasty.

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The Discovery of the Nag Hammadi Texts

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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. And from the ground itself we shall learn nothing more; it yields nothing but broken bones, fragments of cloth without interest, and some potsherds. They show that this is a spot which, for reasons doresxe cannot trace, was specially venerated in the Greek or Roman epoch.


We have never been able to discover exactly where the Coptic Manichaean manuscripts came from, nor the Pistis-Sophia, nor the Dorese Codex. January 1 Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. More to the north, in the finest of the pharaonic tombs, a pagan pilgrim, at some date hardly more ancient than the period of the first Coptic monks, has inscribed a series of Greek invocations to Serapis.

Sign up and get a free eBook! There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. So it was well worth the trouble to find out, in a pagan cemetery a few miles from Chenoboskion, the exact site of one of the most voluminous finds of ancient literature; thus to be a little better able to place this library in the frame of history to which it belongs; and to support, with concordant details, the hypotheses that have been made about its antiquity.

This loop, nearly five miles in diameter, now encloses, between the river and the white cliff of the eastern desert, the dense, tall plantations of sugar-cane which have replaced the acacia plantations of former days. High to Low Avg. Every item on Calisphere has been contributed to the site by a California institution. He was head of the research department at the Centre National de Recherche Scientifique and for five years undertook expeditions on behalf of the French government, establishing the first archaeological service in Ethiopia.


The Secret Books of the Egyptian Gnostics: Look below the item for additional data you may want to include. Doresse’s narrative allows readers direct contact with an ancient form of Christianity through the philosophical wealth of the texts-ranging from gnostic revelations and Christian apocrypha to Hermetic literature-Included in the book is the original English translation of the Gospel of Thomas first published in East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Two of these, at least, have rewarded the attentions of archaeologists: If you are experiencing technical issues, we’d request that you contact Calisphere directly. Provide feedback about this page. Certainly, one cannot, even if one searches very far around, see any other place–any ruin or sepulcher–from which they could have come.

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