Obnoxious Gnostics: The Apocalypse of Peter

Obnoxious Gnostics: The Apocalypse of Peter

People don’t always agree with each other, and people who form groups tend to not agree with people belonging to other groups. Whether this is due to human nature or a lack of experience of successful cooperation may be debated endlessly. Of course, this happens with...
Is There Life After Death?

Is There Life After Death?

This is not one of those checklist articles or baseless Facebook quizzes (such as “Which Charles Manson follower are you?”). Sadly, I must admit indulging in this type of hack writing before. No, this piece is about relation and inspiration—two forces that certainly...
Johnny Mercury: John the Baptist in Egypt

Johnny Mercury: John the Baptist in Egypt

By Alex Rivera As the transit of the sun by the planet Mercury on May 9 draws closer, one may wonder the lore associated with Mercury and how it relates to other religions such as Christianity. The cosmocrator, Mercury, does relate to one particular figure–John...
The Gnostic Jesus of Attack on Titan

The Gnostic Jesus of Attack on Titan

By Brett Strohl What first sucked me into Hajime Isayama’s masterwork Attack on Titan was the incredibly sincere desperation and fury of lead character Eren Jaeger, who at a crucial moment of transformation, is described as: “The manifestation of humanity’s rage.” The...