In another thread, Askjo alleges modern Bible translations are gnostic. Is this true? Is this true? Dictionary.com defines gnosticism as: If Askjo is correct, then modern Bible translations teach escape from this world through the acquisition of esoteric knowledge. Dictionary.com defines esoteric as: In another post Askjo said: Askjo (or anyone else who believes modern Bible translations are gnostic), please offer some references, scriptural or otherwise, to support your claim. What "research" did you do, Askjo?