from the gnostic Gospel of Thomas
said to his disciples, Compare me to someone and tell me who
Peter said to him, You are a righteous angel.
said to him, You are a wise philosopher.
said to him, Master, my mouth is altogether incapable of saying
who You are.
said, I am not your master. Because you have drunk of me,
you have become intoxicated by the bubbling spring I seem to you.
he took Thomas and withdrew him and told him three things. When
Thomas returned to his companions, they asked him, What has
Jesus said to you?
said to them, If I tell you one of the things which he told
me, you will pick up stones and throw them at me; a fire will come
out of the stones and burn you up.
who will drink from my mouth shall become Me. I myself shall become
He; all things that are hidden will then become known to us.
the flesh that depends on the soul. Damn the soul that depends on