There are times, when people live easy, but very nasty. Such was the decline of the Roman Empire, but with the birth of the Byzantine Empire were the goals and interest in life. As already mentioned, the Byzantine superethnos hatched from the eggs of the Christian community, social frame which was a church organization. But this egg was hidden and the second embryo, called Gnosticism. The word "Gnosticism" we identify those during the same Christian thought, which were not accepted by the church triumphant a few centuries later. This phenomenon has its prehistory.