Bible Studies/Gnosticism

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Hello Miss Lyons and thank you for taking my question. I would like to know if all the extra-biblical books outside the canon are called Gnostic or is Gnostic a term that applies to only certain extra - biblical books and there are other books in addition to the Gnostic ones. Thank you

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Haven't done much study outside the Bible, feeling there is plenty there to feed on w/o looking at those writings not inspired by God...
The word Gnostic, I believe means something similar to 'knowledge'.  It seems there are those then, and now who seek knowledge w/o seeking the Creator.
A google search of the word Gnosticism may get you started in your research.
I pray that you have allowed the Lord to be in your life and give you direction.
Your friend.

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I have time for you. The Bible has been my guiding light for most of the 56 years of my life. My missionary parents in Brazil kindled a love for God`s Word by their example and their love for truth. The Lord has blessed my husband and me with responsible, independent children who love and serve the Lord and are our best friends. I would enjoy discussing any subject or problem from a Biblical perspective.

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