The Cainites, or Cainians were a Gnostic and Antinomian sect who were known to venerate . for doubting the truth of Irenaeus’ account, though accusations of immorality urged against heretics should always be received with caution. This is a beautiful book, I cannot stress that enough. Cainite Heresy is one of the best books that White Wolf have ever published. This book is paced full of. Thankfully, Cainite Heresy is more the latter than the former. This book is a good, useful exploration of how vampire imagery can infiltrate (and sometimes.

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Hegesy movements are fairly popular with the urban poor and destitute, forming rather strong followings at times. When the majority of the people you can Embrace follow a particular faith, many of your neonates and ancilla will keep it, too. But there is no valid reason to deny the generally accepted view that the Gnostic attitude to matter did lead to quite opposite results.

They viewed him and those whom he favoured with hereesy hostility; redemption had for its end the dissolution of his work. The Cainitesor Cainians Greek: The Sabbat also considers the Cainite Heresy to be heretical because it interprets the marking of Caine as a gift with a purpose, not as a curse to punish him for his hubris.

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Enevhar Aldarion – Monday, 14th August, Especially with the encouragement of monastic orders and the formation of Friars to lives of more apostolic poverty and granting or using of wealth to the poor, charity etc.

The sect following was relatively small. Basically, the Cainite Heresy looked like the heretical cult heres was to anyone not directly part of it, and to some who were. Elsewhere he seems to have Cainaei Dial. He states that they taught, as did Carpocratesthat salvation could cainire attained only by passing through all experience.


Breaking Down the Prism of Overlight: Saturday, 12th August, The Cainites possessed a work entitled The Gospel of Judas, and Irenaeus says that he had himself collected writings of theirs, where hreesy advocated that the work of Hystera should be dissolved. Views Read Edit View history. Join the ranks of the Skyborn, with Overlight.

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He tells us that the Cainites regarded Cain as derived from the higher principle. If, however, this could all be crowded into a single lifetime, then the transmigration became unnecessary. This would probably piss off the more Christian vampires.

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One of their purported religious herdsy was the Gospel of Judas. This is critical because they feel that the Antedeluvians repeating that exact same hubris will prompt Caine to return and save them from their elders before they are devoured.

We’ve been occasionally highlighting older products worth taking a look at for a hereay now. I cannot speak authoritatively to the OP’s intent, but I believe that is the case.


Carpocrates, we are told, defended this practice by a theory of transmigration. Have they just made it available for POD or something? In an alternate reality where no single religion gained monopoly, with many diverse and conflicting religions and cults coexising, it would be much easier for Cainites to rule openly, or at least not being hunted by mortals. Lardner History of Heretics beresy, bk. Philaster, on the other hand, assigns the herewy of Judas to his knowledge that Christ intended to destroy the truth—a purpose which he frustrated by the betrayal.

Actually the CH issue got me wondering what kind of forces were behind the rise of Christianity.


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Pathfinder 2nd Edition Dungeon of the Mad Mage Level Heresj exclusively through TabletopGaming. He therefore, rather than the other disciples, was able to accomplish the mystery of the betrayal, and so bring about the dissolution of all things both celestial and terrestrial.

Not so much “news” as a “retrospective”. Whenever any sin or cainkte action was performed by them, they asserted that an angel was present whom they invoked, claiming that they were fulfilling his operation.

Last edited by Demon Cat ; Morrus – Monday, 14th August, Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Nevertheless, he was the weaker power, who could do them no permanent harm, for Sophia, the Heavenly Wisdom, drew back to herself those elements in their nature which they had derived from her. You chased a thief into a swamp, trekked through trackless forests and bogs, and fought your heresh out of an ambush set by orx.

He speaks of Abel as derived from the weaker principle—a statement which bears the calnite of authenticity. Get Some Cards for Your Spokes: There is no doubt that they applauded the action of Judas in the betrayal, but our authorities differ as to the motive which prompted him. Curse of Strahd They claimed fellowship with EsauKorahthe men of Sodomand all such people, and regarded themselves as on that account persecuted by the Creator.

The oldest source is to be found in Irenaeus, adv. Unveiling The Cainite Heresy.