Glossary of Terms and Concepts in Early Gnosticism

Other Glossaries
  • A Glossary of Gnostic Terms at
    The Gnostic Q evolved during the elaboration of THE HIDDEN PASSION: A Novel of the Gnostic Christ based on the Nag Hammadi Texts.
    When the first evangelists composed their gospels, they drew upon a list of sayings which scholars later called 'Q' (from Quelle meaning Source). site by
    In the spirit of the first evangelists, I de-constructed all the known Gnostic texts to create a large list of sayings which I later called The Gnostic Q. Over the course of several years, these sayings were grouped around certain key words to create A GLOSSARY OF GNOSTIC TERMS. Since students of Gnosticism may find this research tool helpful, I've now made it available through this new site, site by L. Caruana
  • Gnostic Glossary at
    ... The word Kheper means evolution, metamorphosis, transformation, coming into being.... site by M.Alan Kazlev
  • Saunders Gnostic Glossary 2006
    The following set of terms was gathered by myself [Tom Saunders] and members of a group of scholars who study the "Gospel of Thomas." These human sources of information include, Dr. Andrew Criddle, Dr. William Arnal, Dr. Mark Goodachre, Dr. Jack Kilmon, Dr. Lynn Bauman, Mike Grondin, Frank McCoy, and others.
  • A Gnostic Glossary
  • Gnostic Terms and Concepts
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