#1: Gnosticism Ancient & Modern
"'Gnosis' is the Greek word
for knowledge, particularly
divine knowledge: the knowledge
of God. The idea that individuals
can unite with the divine -
and thus 'know' God - is one of
the perennial keynotes of mysticism."
- Jay Kinney, from the introduction
Is silence golden?
Introduction: Gnosticism: Ancient and Modern
by Jay Kinney
The Mysterious Revelations of Philip K. Dick
by Jay Kinney
What happens when a science fiction writer has his wisdom teeth pulled and sees God.
Excerpts from the "The Exegesis"
by Philip K. Dick
Newly unearthed writings from Dick's private metaphysical journals.
The Passion of Sophia
by David Fideler
An indepth recounting of the ancient gnostic creation myth according to Valentinus.
Valentinus: A Gnostic for all Seasons
by Stephan Hoeller
What insights can the teachings of Valentinus and other gnostics provide us with today?
An Interview with Gilles Quispel
by Christopher Farmer
The noted Dutch religious scholar dicusses the place of gnosis in his life and that of C.G. Jung.
"Franz Kafka" By Jorge Luis Borges
by Alvin Greenberg
A short story.
Finding the Language of Love: A Review of the New Translations of Rumi
by Ya'qub Ibn Yusuf
For the first time in English, the Sufi mystic and poet is being presented in multi-faceted splendor.
Remembering Suleyman Dede
by Kabir Helminski