What are their beliefs?
Basically they believe that they would achieve salvation through knowledge and not good deeds.
Where did you get this information from?
From myself? from the things I've learned in school? Why are you asking that?
Because I cant just take your word for it. I need websites. This is one question out of 5 that I have to answer in a paragraph.
look it up on google
I have been all day.
Okay! Good luck! Google would be your friend.
1.a dualistic religious system with Christian, Gnostic, and pagan elements, founded in Persia in the 3rd century by Manes (c. 216–c. 276). The system was based on a supposed primeval conflict between light and darkness. It spread widely in the Roman Empire and in Asia, and survived in eastern Turkestan (Xinjiang) until the 13th century.
And one of my sources has to be from Scripture - the Book of Acts or any of the The Epistles of Saint Paul .
What did paul say In the story?
In what story? I haven't read the two scriptures above.
Read the scriptures it will help you find the answer
http://www.earlychristianwritings.com/text/acts-kjv.html http://paulsepistles.com/ The first one is extremely long. And the second one doesn't really go to anything (These are the links my professor supplied)
Yeah. Was kind of hoping someone knew of a summary or analysis I could read instead.
what kind of school do you go to?
I'm in college. I take courses online.
Its a normal community college.
well skim threw the story thing
I just got to act 14 and honestly over half of what I read I don't understand..
ok I will try and skim over it to help you
I finished it yesterday evening. Thanks though.
oh ok I hope you did good on it haha