Gnostic revival is growing in the United States and Europe as people are discovering the mystical roots of their own Western tradition. This easy-to-read, deeply spiritual introduction to Gnostic Christianity was written for beginners on the Gnostic path.
Focusing primarily on Sophian Gnosticism, Tau Malachi explains the origins, teachings, and nature of this living tradition. Living Gnosis reveals the mystical understanding of Christ as taught by Gnostics, and illuminates the metaphysical dimensions of creation and consciousness. It explores the roles of Jesus, Mary Magdalene, and John the Baptist in the Christ revelation, including the Gnostic perspective on controversial topics such as Jesus' lineage and his relationship with Mary Magdalene. Gnostic insight and wisdom is applied to well-known scriptures, such as the Ten Commandments and the Beatitudes of the Sermon on the Mount, for a deeper understanding of their meaning.
This one-of-a-kind guidebook even offers an introduction to affirmation and creative visualization techniques used by Gnostic initiates, and provides the reader with secret keys to prosperity, success, health, and happiness drawn from Gnostic Christian teachings.
In western ceremonial magick, there is often a tendency to view a magickal operation as something that is at odds with the natural order of the universe. This is very much the core of the western mindset, where nature is something external to oneself to be "conquered." Human individuality and the Will of the magician are thought to be somehow... read this article