G L O S S A R Y

Aeon

The order of spirits, or spheres of being, that emanated from the One and are attributes of the nature of the absolute.

Authority

An emissary of Ignorance, motivated by power and control.

Divine Spark

The fragment of spiritual Wisdom contained in each individual, the potential of their illumination.

Illuminator

An emissary of Wisdom; one who assists Seekers in achieving gnosis.

Pleroma

The realm of spirit; the totality of divine powers and emanations

The One

The Supreme Being, divinity or the totality of all things.

Archon

Archons are the world-governing powers that were created with the material world by a deity called Yaldabaoth (Ignorance).

Cosmos

The realm of matter; the universe as a well-ordered whole.

Gnosis

Knowledge of spiritual mysteries; the liberation of an individual’s divine spark which is achieved through the pursuit of knowledge or insight into spiritual truth.

Luminary

One of the first four spiritual beings to have emanated directly from The One.

Seeker

Humans who have begun their journey toward becoming either an Illuminator or an Authority.