Yaltabaoth

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Coptic Apocalypse Of Paul
... the Old Testament God, whom they named Yaltabaoth, was evil.) The Gnostic text describes the ascent of Paul through various stages of Heaven, with Yaltabaoth (described as an old man on a throne ... A soul that fails to have the knowledge (gnosis) required to defeat Yaltabaoth here, is sent back, in the vision, to be reincarnated ...
Apocryphon Of John - Summary of The Text and Its Cosmology
... The creative power of her thought produces an entity named Yaltabaoth, who is the first of a series of incomplete, demonic entities called the Archons ... Yaltabaoth, whose character is malevolent and arrogant, also has a grotesque form ... The act of hiding Yaltabaoth also has the result that Yaltabaoth himself remains ignorant of the upper world and the other Aeons ...