2018-04-06

Hermann Detering on the place of Gnosticism and Buddhism in Jesus Cult Origins

Creative Commons License

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

by Neil Godfrey

Recall a post now six months old: The Gnostic Interpretation of the Exodus and the Beginnings of the Joshua/Jesus Cult — Hermann Detering

René Salm has begun a commentary series on Detering’s article. See

H. Detering, “The Gnostic Meaning of the Exodus”—A commentary (Pt. 1)

I look forward to doing my own discussions of Detering’s views as a result of a reader very generously working on an English translation in association with Dr Detering himself.

 

Related Posts on Vridar

Very sad news In memoriam: Dr. Hermann Detering—Pt. 1  
Scholars of Christianity are Not Alone It's a human thing. Not limited to one religious heritage. I'm talking about the foibles of scholarship as it delves into its own heritage. So we hav...
The Jesus Story Mirrors Anthropologist’s Obs... I.M. (Ioan Myrddin) Lewis Is it possible to read the following passage from a study of shamanism and spirit possession without recalling a central...
So true, so true… From Taborblog, by James Tabor: Two Widely Held Assumptions About Early Christianity that Should Be Questioned The first assumption is that the ...
The following two tabs change content below.

Neil Godfrey

Neil is the author of this post. To read more about Neil, see our About page.

Latest posts by Neil Godfrey (see all)

3 Comments

  • Klaus Schilling
    2018-04-10 18:24:49 GMT+0000 - 18:24 | Permalink

    Detering also wrote recently an article on Basilides and the older Indian Samkhya doctrine.

  • Pingback: Vridar » Gnostic Interpretation of Exodus and Beginnings of the Joshua/Jesus Cult

  • Pingback: Remembering |

  • Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.