By Elaine Pagels
Spurred on via own tragedy and new scholarship from a global workforce of researchers, Pagels returns to her research of the “secret” Gospel of Thomas, and breathes new existence into writings as soon as inspiration heretical. As she arrives at an ever-deeper conviction in her personal religion, Pagels unearths how religion makes it possible for a variety of interpretations, and that the “rogue” voices of Christianity motivate and maintain “the reputation of the sunshine inside of us all.”
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Beyond Belief: The Secret Gospel of Thomas by Elaine Pagels