Basilides


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Basilides

(bəsĭl`ĭdēz), fl. 120–145, Gnostic teacher of Alexandria. He wrote Exegitica (his personal gospel with 24 books of commentary) and poems. He claimed to possess a secret tradition handed down from St. Peter and St. Matthias. The Basilidean sect of GnosticismGnosticism
, dualistic religious and philosophical movement of the late Hellenistic and early Christian eras. The term designates a wide assortment of sects, numerous by the 2d cent. A.D.
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And formerly at Erithria, during the oligarchy of the Basilides, although the state flourished greatly under their excellent management, yet because the people were displeased that the power should be in the hands of so few, they changed the government.
And we note that this procedure was indeed observed in your own case when our colleague Sabinus was being appointed: the office of bishop was conferred upon him and hands were laid upon him in replacement of Basilides, following the verdict of the whole congregation and in conformity with the judgment of the bishops who had there convened with the congregation as well as of those who had written to you about him.
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In the autumn of 254, (54) emissaries from Spain sought the assistance of the North African bishops on the matter of Basilides of Emerita and Martialis of Asturica, bishops recently deposed by a local synod for having been libellatici during the Decian Persecution, but who had subsequently been reinstated in their sees by Stephen.
Focusing next on Christology, and noting the intersections of the thought of Clement, Origen, and Tertullian in the third century with that of Valentinus, Basilides, and Theodotus, he finds a "tincture" of Valentinian thought (67) in the Alexandrians, and concludes that in the third century, as in the second, theological ideas flowed both ways between the "catholics" and the Gnostics.
As far as Agamben is concerned, Basilides has here described a situation where at the end of history humans will have reacquired their animality, meaning, again, that necessity and contingency no longer have a relevance for the human body.
They include Basilides the Gnostic, the school of Valentinus, Tatian the Assyrian, the egalitarian and ecstatic new prophecy of Montanism, Ebionites, Nazarenes, and the Jewish Christianity of the Pseudo-Clementines.
Nii nagu Mari muudi puhul ei ole kindel, kas see on gnoosist otseselt mojutanud voi kujutab see gnostilisele lunastusmuudile uksnes fenomenoloogilist paralleeli, nii jaab lahtiseks ka kusimus, kas Basilides ja Valentinos votsid ogdoaadi ule egiptuse usundist voi joudsid nad selleni iseseisva spekulatsiooni tulemusena.
Jovinian, Erasmus argued, tried to resuscitate the heresy of Basilides -- an obscure theologian of the second century associated with Gnosticism, Docetism, and metempsychosis -- whom Jerome denounced as "the teacher of licentiousness and of the most shameful embraces," someone, who by being revived in Jovivian's work, gave the Latin language its own heresy.
fallacy of the true catalogue, the Gnostic gospel of Basilides, the
At the same time a native Coptic, non-Alexandrian Christianity continued to gather strength along the Nile, following traditional practices and beliefs later on described as heretical, most notably the teachings of Basilides, Valentine, Hieracas, and Origen, the latter himself the focal point of the tensions between an emerging ecclesiastic hierarchy and a more independent, non-clerical understanding of the Christian congregation.
Something similar must be said of the Christian gnostic Basilides who, in the middle of the second century, formulated his view of creatio ex nihilo by "knitting together .