Mary said to them: “I will now speak to you of that which has not been given to you to hear. I had a vision of the Teacher, and I said to him: ‘Lord I see you now in this vision.’
And he answered: ‘You are blessed, for the sight of me does not disturb you. There where is the nous, lies the treasure.’
Then I said to him: ‘Lord, when someone meets you in a Moment of vision, is it through the soul [psyche] that they see, or is it through the Spirit [Pneuma]?
The Teacher answered: ‘It is neither through the soul nor the spirit, but the nous between the two which sees the vision, and it is this which […]
The Gospel of Mary Magdalene, Jean-Yves Leloup