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Great Invisible Spirit, Holy Book of the
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The Holy Book of the Great Invisible Spirit is the second text in Nag Hammadi codex 3 (pp. 40.12–69.20) and in codex 4 (pp. 50.1–81.2). In both manuscripts it is preceded by the Apocryphon of John. The title is given as a subscript to the version in codex 3 (the end of codex 4.2 is lost). Although the introductory sentence of the text is damaged in both versions, it seems …

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Luttikhuizen, Gerard P., “Great Invisible Spirit, Holy Book of the”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 17 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-7993_EECO_SIM_00003244>
First published online: 2019



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