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On the Eucharist (B)
Translated by John D. Turner
[...] in the [...] the word of the [....the] holy one it is [...] food and [drink...] Son,
since you [...] food of the [...] to us the [...] in the [life ..] he does [not boast...]
that is[...] Church [...] you are pure [...] thou art the Lord. Whenever you die purely, you
will be pure so as to have him [...] everyone who will guide him to food and drink. Glory
be to thee forever. Amen.
Original translation of this text was prepared by members of the
Coptic Gnostic Library Project of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Claremont Graduate School.
The Coptic Gnostic Library Project was funded by UNESCO, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and other Institutions.
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The translation presented here has been edited, modified and formatted for use in the Gnostic Society Library.
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