Tag: Gospel of Thomas

Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 28

Logion 28: Jesus said, “I took my place in the midst of the world, and I appeared to them in flesh. I found all of them intoxicated; I found none of them thirsty. And my soul became afflicted for the sons of men, because they are blind in their hearts and do not have sight; … Continue reading Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 28

Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 27

Logion 27: <Jesus> said: If you do not fast to the world, you will not find the kingdom; if you do not keep the Sabbath as Sabbath, you will not see the Father. ___________ Noa: fast to the world may be a reference to finding stillness, quiet, meditation, etc.  It is helpful to meditate in … Continue reading Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 27

Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 25

Logion 25: Jesus said: Love your brother as your soul; watch over him like the apple of your eye. _______________ Noa:  Brother: The language back then probably needed to be a little sexist for people to be able to hear it.  So, could be a few things, I think: Literal siblings or soul siblings. Back … Continue reading Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 25

Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 23

Logion 23:  Jesus said: I shall choose you, one out of a thousand and two out of ten thousand, and they shall stand as a single one. __________________ Noa:  two as a single one is here again.  unity, kenosis. But also, it seems like “they shall” is referring to the one and two thousand not … Continue reading Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 23

Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 22

Logion 22:  Jesus saw some infants who were being suckled. He said to his disciples: These infants being suckled are like those who enter the kingdom. They said to him: If we then become children, shall we enter the kingdom? Jesus said to them: When you make the two one, and when you make the … Continue reading Gospel of Thomas with Doug and Noa: Logion 22