The Gnostic Gospels Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 111 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Gnostic Gospels Lesson Plans


• Some Arab peasants found early records of early Christianity in a jar.

• Mohammed 'Ali did not want to break the jar open at first.

• The scrolls were scattered around the globe.

• The Jung Foundation bought the codices.

• Many gospels were written, talking about various apostles who were not given a voice in the Bible.

• The dating of the Greek gospels is controversial.

• The Nag Hammadi discovery did not surface to the public for awhile.

Chapter 1

• The resurrection is seen to be the building block of orthodox Christianity.

• There is much debate over whether the resurrection was physical or spiritual.

• Pagels concludes that the use of a spiritual resurrection is good for the politics of the church.

• Different people have written as having seen Jesus when he resurrected.

Chapter 2

• Marcion believed there were actually two different and separate gods.

• It is unclear as to whether the writings meant...

(read more Chapter Abstracts)

This section contains 411 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Gnostic Gospels Lesson Plans
The Gnostic Gospels from BookRags. (c)2019 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook