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Simon Magus

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1. (Biography) New Testament a Samaritan sorcerer, probably from Gitta, of the 1st century ad After being converted to Christianity, he tried to buy miraculous powers from the apostles (Acts of the Apostles 8:9–24). He is also identified as the founder of a Gnostic sect
2. (Bible) New Testament a Samaritan sorcerer, probably from Gitta, of the 1st century ad After being converted to Christianity, he tried to buy miraculous powers from the apostles (Acts of the Apostles 8:9–24). He is also identified as the founder of a Gnostic sect
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Light is very important in Simon Magnus and his partner Tama Barry's gorgeous penthouse apartment.
Simon Magnus and Tama Barry knew right away this penthouse apartment in Glasgow's Merchant City had all the right ingredients to be their ideal home; Slate grey and white gives the bathroom a very classy look Pink dining snug with its glass table; The master bedroom's fibreglass wall lets in natural light; Red units contrast with the white walls; The wall of windows in the big lounge