A Not-So-Divine Tragedy – Gnosticism Part 4

This youngest was the feminine Aeon, Sophia.  She left her consort, Theletos, and resolved to know her unknown Father.  She gave herself unreservedly to this pursuit of knowledge, not understanding that her goal was impossible to attain.  In the midst of her passion, she gave birth.  But because she had left her consort, Theletos, and … Continue reading A Not-So-Divine Tragedy – Gnosticism Part 4

What is a Graven Image?

The phrase “graven image” comes from the King James Version and is first found in Exodus 20:4 in the first of the Ten Commandments. The Hebrew word translated “graven image” means literally an idol. A graven image is an image carved out of stone, wood, or metal. It could be a statue of a person or … Continue reading What is a Graven Image?