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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    As soon as a religion comes to dominate, it has as its opponents all those who would have been its earliest disciples.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    When Religion and Royalty are swept away, the people will attack the great, and after the great, they will fall upon the rich.
    Honoré De Balzac (1799–1850)

    Religion is this. They act as in religion that is to say they neither wait nor stay away. Religion is best as it is. If they like it at all they like it all, not only more than once but often.
    Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)