This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Buddhism - This is a world religion with a credal base that began in the late 6th/early 5th century.
Christianity - This religion began when a young rabbi accepted baptism from a member of the Essene brotherhood.
Corpus Hermeticum - These are literary works thought to be roughly contemporary with Moses' legislation.
Essenes - This was an ascetic community of Jews established to the north of the Dead Sea around the inflow of the Jordan River.
Gnosticism - This was a movement named for the Greek term for knowledge.
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