Theurgy is divine. One cannot become a theurgist without the knowledge of one’s Self. The Internal God of every human being is, indeed, the. Practical techniques of theurgy to cure and heal others. Practicing Gnosis: Ritual, Magic, Theurgy and Liturgy in Nag Hammadi, Manichaean and Other Ancient Literature. Essays in Honor of Birger A. Pearson ( Nag.

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In the Corpus HermeticumPoimandres the Man-Shepard 1we find this idea of ascending into the higher spheres, where the material body is dissolved into light and ascends. Yet, none of them have had the patience of interning himself within the jungle in order to investigate the vegetal elementals.

The theurgists were in a sense theurgu inheritors of the ancient Greek Mysteries which aimed to introduce the candidate directly to the gods. Its use in Christian baptism is not merely symbolic of the power of God but is meant to confer magical power to the baptized person. The Master vocalized this mantra many times, until falling asleep. This sin is more heinous than all sins and iniquities. This usage has persisted through to 13th century and later grimoires.

Therefore, the human body now does not reflect the powers of Nature. Already in the second century the Christian apologist Lactantius considered Hermes Trismegistos a divinely inspired sage, and interpreted some Hermetic prophecies as fulfilled in the birth of Jesus Christ.

But after you talked with me coming down from the mountain, I became your suppliant and asked to learn the discourse on being born again since, of all the discourses, this one alone I do not know.

And yet the Divine Name could also reanimate life, such as the cases of medieval Kabbalists using it to raise the dead, or create a golem out of dead flesh or mud much like YHWH did with Adam in Genesis. He also draws a therugy distinction between archangels and archons as well. The perverse entity will remain enclosed in the center of the circle and in this way such an entity will not return gnosric of his former victim.


The magnetic insufflations are performed by inhaling oxygen and Prana and, after having mentally charged it with our own vitality, it must be exhaled within a handkerchief and thehrgy over the sick organs of the gjostic. Then, we feel light This is why he made all things: The smoke from these plants was utilized.

Of note however is that legend holds that Julian the Theurgist once challenged Apollonius and two other famed mages of the time to a challenge, in which the winner would be the one who first lifted the plague of a particular town.

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The child was already healed. Mind is seen in the act of understanding, God in the act gnostuc making. Angel of the blind eyes, obey, or pass away with this holy water!

If it is required to investigate the cause of a sickness which is suspected to be the consequence of witchcraft performed by the will of a perverse one, then a doll with bones of a rabbit, deer, black cattle or tiger has to be carved.

We invoked Master Krumm-Heller. The smoke from the plant must cover him.

The following invocation must be performed: Draw in breath from the rays, drawing up three times as much as you can, and you will see yourself being lifted up and ascending to the height, so that you seem to be in mid-air. This may have something to do with the initiation of Julian the Theurgist into the hermetic mystery schools, particularly the School of Orpheus, wherein we see an analysis of gnosic four elements in the form of prose.


A similar case occurs with the human body which is unsatisfactory. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! In the Apocryphon of Johnit lists Iao as gmostic fourth power of the seven cosmocrators: The difference between Neoplatonic theurgy and the contemporary Christian and Gnostic sacramentalism was that the former saw itself as employing forces that were part of the natural world-order, the latter forces that were the result of supernatural divine intervention over and above that world-order [3].

Theurgy, Goeteia and Spiritualism

It is enough for him to stare at a child and this child dies 24 hours later. In any case, Janowitz is successful in bringing all these diverse magical traditions of the ancient world together with a careful gnsotic analytical eye.

While this approach to gaining the Divine Vision was well established in the Platonic tradition and of course by Plotinus as well, it nevertheless is especially denied in Gnostic texts such as the Apocryphon of John and Allogenessince they both characterize God as completely inaccessible by the human intellect since it is completely transcendent and alien to the material world. By manifesting themselves through the mental, astral, and physical bodies of the mediums, the shadows of the deceased produce the dislocation of their mental and astral vehicles.

This plant must be harvested during the night. And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovahjireh: Of course, the forces in both case are the same; the difference lies in theurty you draw the line between “natural” and “supernatural”.