NASLFirst off, if I have said it yet - thanks for the dialogue. It's been charming.
...says men. "God" never stated this.
....says men. "God" never stated this.
Incorrect. I've posted to enlighten others.
Your perception of my posts, and lately - the only one who is inquisitive enough to have a conversation (no matter what the direction is), hopefully is giving others information and will help them learn and to understand my belief.
Shoot - many on this forum act is afraid to go out and research it on there own.
If you really want to be specific, the roots of Gnosticism actually go further back than these past 2000 years.
This book is a very good reference of its origins.
Maybe you should consider Gnosticism the next step of enlightenment, now that you've seem to understand the incomplete philosophies of the Bible.
I try to be informative as well.
IMHO Gnosticism is a western term, the semitic term is Baal....
The philosphies that come out of the Bible are more than enough for me....Thank you anyway....
I suspect the gnostic view to be quite ancient....