Books by Joseph Lumpkin

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The Upanishads

by Joseph Lumpkin
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Consisting of 200+ writings dating from the pre-Buddhist era to a few centuries BCE, The Upanishads are the core philosophical texts of Hinduism.

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The First & Second Books of Enoch – The Ethiopic & Slavonic Texts: A Comprehensive Translation with Commentary

by Joseph Lumpkin
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This book contains Lumpkin’s renowned first work The Lost Book of Enoch along with his newest work on The Second Book of Enoch. He adds piercing insight and commentary, which include explanations of ancient terms and names as well as the meaning behind the rich symbolism of dates, numbers, and seasons.

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The First & Second Books of Adam & Eve: The Conflict with Satan

by Joseph Lumpkin
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The First and Second Books of Adam & Eve make up an apocryphal story, written in a midrash style, detailing the time from the planting of the Garden of Eden and creation of Adam to the time of Enoch. For those interested in Angels and Demons, the dialog and tactics of Satan in his quest to destroy mankind, it will be of special value.

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The Lost Books of the New Testament

by Joseph Lumpkin
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Includes The Gospel of Judas, The Gospel of Philip, The Gospel of Mary Magdalene, The Gospel of Thomas, The 29th Chapter of Acts, The Epistle of Barnabas, The Epistle of Paul to the Laodiceans, The Gospel of Nicodemus, and The Lost Gospel of Peter.

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The Gospel of Judas

by Joseph Lumpkin
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No discovery since the Dead Sea Scrolls has rocked the Christian world like that of the newly translated Gospel of Judas. The story presented in the short but powerful text reveals a plan in which heavenly ends justified monstrous means.

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The Lost Scriptures & Divergent Doctrine: The Lost Books of the Bible & Lost Doctrines of the Faith

by Joseph Lumpkin
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Canonical Gospels quote other books not contained in the Bible. The Bible warns against heretical teachings without explaining what they are. Without insight into the books being quoted or the heretical teachings being sighted, the quotes and the reproofs mean nothing. Thus, to fully understand the Bible and the faith we are necessarily drawn to sources outside the Bible.

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End of Days: The Apocalyptic Writings

by Joseph Lumpkin
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Is mankind headed for destruction? How will it all end? When will it happen? What is man’s destiny? Will we die by our own hand or by the hand of God?

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The Enneagram: An Expanded & Improved View*

by Joseph Lumpkin
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Those with prior knowledge of the Enneagram will instantly notice the fresh approach taken in the pages to come. With a new vantage point comes new information and application. We will examine basic concepts of psychology with a focus on those ideas of Carl Jung, whose teachings greatly influenced the founders of the enneagram of today. We will also learn to identify personality types in order to quickly classify basic traits, strengths, and weaknesses.

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Purpose-Driven Martial Arts

by Dr. Daryl Covington
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Karate For Christ International Instructor/School Certification Manual. With essays and ideas contributed by Michael Mason, Michael Lewis, Joseph Lumpkin, David Dunn, Steven Riggs, Leslie Sowl, Mark Barlow, Chris Dewey, Fariborz Ashahk, Donnie Bryson, Kang Rhee, George Petrotta, Donald and Char Englehardt, David Sheram, and Erle Montiague.

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The Gnostic Scriptures: History, Theology, & the Sacred Feminine

by Joseph Lumpkin
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As the emerging orthodox church became more and more oppressive to women, later even labeling them “occasions of sin,” the Gnostics countered by raising women to equal status with men, saying Sophia was, in a sense, the handmaiden or wife of the Supreme God, making the soul of Adam her spiritual offspring.

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