Christian Cyclopedia

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(from Gk.; “shepherd of men”). First Hermetic* book (named after Hermes Trismegistus [“Hermes the Thrice-Greatest”], later name of Egyptian god Thoth, believed to be father and protector of all knowledge); perhaps 2d c. AD

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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