Thomas - Religion

Religion

  • Gospel of Thomas, a New Testament-era apocryphon
  • Infancy Gospel of Thomas, an infancy gospel
  • Book of Thomas the Contender, a gnostic book discovered in the Nag Hammadi library
  • Acts of Thomas, another gnostic text
  • Apocalypse of Thomas, a Christian gnostic apocalypse

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Famous quotes containing the word religion:

    As soon as beauty is sought, not from religion and love, but for pleasure, it degrades the seeker.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    There is not enough religion in the world even to destroy religion.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    To know a person’s religion we need not listen to his profession of faith but must find his brand of intolerance.
    Eric Hoffer (1902–1983)