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The Resource Simon Magus : the first Gnostic?, Stephen Haar

Simon Magus : the first Gnostic?, Stephen Haar

Label
Simon Magus : the first Gnostic?
Title
Simon Magus
Title remainder
the first Gnostic?
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Haar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • grc
  • lat
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Haar, Stephen Charles
Dewey number
273.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English, German, Greek, and Latin
LC call number
BT1390
LC item number
.H33 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die neutestamentliche Wissenschaft und die Kunde der älteren Kirche
Series volume
Bd. 119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simon
  • Gnosticism
  • Simon
  • Simon
  • RELIGION
  • Gnosticism
  • Magie
  • Antike
  • Gnosis
  • Gnosticisme
Label
Simon Magus : the first Gnostic?, Stephen Haar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Queensland, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-359) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Chapter One. Introduction -- 1. Purpose and Rationale -- 2. Structure and Method -- 3. Outlining an Approach -- Chapter Two. History of Research -- 1. Preliminary Remarks -- 2. Simon observed within the Debate over the Historical Value of Acts -- 3. Simon observed within the Debate over the Nature and Origin of Gnosticism -- 4. Concluding Remarks -- Chapter Three. The Sources -- 1. Introduction -- 2. References to the Magoi in the Literature of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.1 Introduction
  • 2.2 Magoi in the Pre-SocraticsExcursus: Heraclitus of Ephesus -- 2.3 Magoi in the Historians of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.4 Magoi in the Philosophers of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.5 Magoi in the Writers of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.6 Observations -- 2.7 Conclusions -- 3. The New Testament Account of Simon -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Some Textual Considerations in Acts 8:4â€?25 -- 3.3 Summary Conclusions -- 4. The Accounts of Simon in Ancient Christian Writers prior to 400CE -- 4.1 Justin Martyr -- 4.2 Irenaeus -- 4.3 Hippolytus -- 4.4 Epiphanius
  • 4.5 The Pseudo-Clementine Literature4.6 The Apocryphal Acts of Peter -- 5. Summary Conclusions -- Chapter Four. Simon the Magician -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Magic in the Graeco-Roman World -- 3. Jewish Magic -- Excursus: Honi the Circle Drawer and Hanina Ben Dosa -- 4. Magoi in the Matthean Infancy Narrative -- 5. Simon the “Magicianâ€? and other “Magiciansâ€? in the Book of Acts -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Philip, Peter, and Simon the “Magicianâ€? in Acts 8:4â€?25 -- Excursus: [The] City of Samaria and a “Samaritanâ€? Simon in Acts 8:4â€?25
  • 5.3 Paul and the Jewish “Magicianâ€? Bar-Jesus in Acts 13:4â€?125.4 Paul and the Ephesian Exorcists in Acts 19:13â€?20 -- Chapter Five. Simon the Gnostic -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Towards a Consensus in Terminology -- 2.1 The Word “Gnosticâ€? and Its Development -- 2.2 The Word “Gnosticismâ€? and Its Development -- 3. Evidence from Ancient Christian Writers -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Literary Fragments -- Excursus: Simon and the Gods and Goddesses of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- Chapter Six. Conclusion -- 1. Preliminary Remarks
  • 2. The Messina Definition and Simon3. Ancient Christian Writers and Simon -- 4. “Simonâ€? on Simon -- 5. Final Remarks -- Bibliography -- 1. Sources (Texts and Translations) -- 1.1. Jewish, Samaritan, and Christian -- 1.2. Iranian -- 1.3. Greek and Roman -- 1.4. Nag Hammadi -- 1.5. Magical Papyri -- 2. Reference -- 3. Secondary Literature -- Index of References -- 1. Old Testament/Hebrew Bibel -- 2. Septuagint, Apocrypha, Pseudepigrapha -- 3. New Testament -- 4. Dead Sea Scrolls and Related Literature -- 5. Rabbinic Literature
Control code
861527356
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (409 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110898828
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861527356
Label
Simon Magus : the first Gnostic?, Stephen Haar
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Queensland, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-359) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- Chapter One. Introduction -- 1. Purpose and Rationale -- 2. Structure and Method -- 3. Outlining an Approach -- Chapter Two. History of Research -- 1. Preliminary Remarks -- 2. Simon observed within the Debate over the Historical Value of Acts -- 3. Simon observed within the Debate over the Nature and Origin of Gnosticism -- 4. Concluding Remarks -- Chapter Three. The Sources -- 1. Introduction -- 2. References to the Magoi in the Literature of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.1 Introduction
  • 2.2 Magoi in the Pre-SocraticsExcursus: Heraclitus of Ephesus -- 2.3 Magoi in the Historians of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.4 Magoi in the Philosophers of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.5 Magoi in the Writers of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- 2.6 Observations -- 2.7 Conclusions -- 3. The New Testament Account of Simon -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Some Textual Considerations in Acts 8:4â€?25 -- 3.3 Summary Conclusions -- 4. The Accounts of Simon in Ancient Christian Writers prior to 400CE -- 4.1 Justin Martyr -- 4.2 Irenaeus -- 4.3 Hippolytus -- 4.4 Epiphanius
  • 4.5 The Pseudo-Clementine Literature4.6 The Apocryphal Acts of Peter -- 5. Summary Conclusions -- Chapter Four. Simon the Magician -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Magic in the Graeco-Roman World -- 3. Jewish Magic -- Excursus: Honi the Circle Drawer and Hanina Ben Dosa -- 4. Magoi in the Matthean Infancy Narrative -- 5. Simon the “Magicianâ€? and other “Magiciansâ€? in the Book of Acts -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.2 Philip, Peter, and Simon the “Magicianâ€? in Acts 8:4â€?25 -- Excursus: [The] City of Samaria and a “Samaritanâ€? Simon in Acts 8:4â€?25
  • 5.3 Paul and the Jewish “Magicianâ€? Bar-Jesus in Acts 13:4â€?125.4 Paul and the Ephesian Exorcists in Acts 19:13â€?20 -- Chapter Five. Simon the Gnostic -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Towards a Consensus in Terminology -- 2.1 The Word “Gnosticâ€? and Its Development -- 2.2 The Word “Gnosticismâ€? and Its Development -- 3. Evidence from Ancient Christian Writers -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Literary Fragments -- Excursus: Simon and the Gods and Goddesses of Graeco-Roman Antiquity -- Chapter Six. Conclusion -- 1. Preliminary Remarks
  • 2. The Messina Definition and Simon3. Ancient Christian Writers and Simon -- 4. “Simonâ€? on Simon -- 5. Final Remarks -- Bibliography -- 1. Sources (Texts and Translations) -- 1.1. Jewish, Samaritan, and Christian -- 1.2. Iranian -- 1.3. Greek and Roman -- 1.4. Nag Hammadi -- 1.5. Magical Papyri -- 2. Reference -- 3. Secondary Literature -- Index of References -- 1. Old Testament/Hebrew Bibel -- 2. Septuagint, Apocrypha, Pseudepigrapha -- 3. New Testament -- 4. Dead Sea Scrolls and Related Literature -- 5. Rabbinic Literature
Control code
861527356
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (409 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110898828
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861527356

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