Tag Archives: Egypt

  1. The Cosmology of the Eighth Book of Moses (PGM XIII 1-646)


    September 26, 2010 by korshi

    Today’s cosmology comes from the Greek Magical Papyri, specifically PGM XIII lines 1-646, from two versions of a spell titled …
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  2. The Tebtunis Cosmology

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    September 25, 2010 by korshi

    Although it’s only known from a few first century papyrus fragments found in the village of Tebtunis in the Fayum, …
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  3. The Israelite Exodus in History


    February 20, 2010 by korshi

    Of all the stories of the Hebrew Bible, the story of the Exodus must be among the best known and …
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  4. Did the Egyptian Gods have Animal Heads?


    November 14, 2009 by korshi

    Did Egyptian Gods have Animal Heads? Of course they did, you might be saying.  If you were anything like me, …
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