Re: Theos-World Re: God as "A Being" versus God as "No-being"
Nov 23, 2002 11:18 PM
Have you read G. R. S. Mead's "Fragments of a Faith Forgotten?" It
you have. Also In his "Pistis Sophia(Faith Wisdom}" we find the
about the Cosmic Creation involving Yaldabaoth and his 7 Archons.
was called "The Abortion of Sophia" in this Gnostic Mystery Drama. One
he proclaims "I Am God - and there is none Above Me!". Sophia, the
Consort of the Father overhears him utter this thought from the
Heights of the
Superior Plane from which she had cast Yaldabaoth into a Lower Realm,
calling down to Yaldabaoth below tells him "Say not that Yaldabaoth,
is yet One above thee". In this construction Yaldabaoth performs the
the Demiurgos and Creator of the Material Creation along with his
Thanks to the publication of long lost works we can glean a window
into the actual
tenets held by some of these today obscure groups.
The Nag Hammadhi Library is a Treasury of these Documents recovered
many centuries of exile.
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