Appendix One: The fragment in codex XIIICG XIII 50*:10 up-ult. (A1TFIC13)
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The text and its translation are identical with CG II,5 97:24-98:5.

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p. 50* 10 up

   [ⲉ]ⲡⲓⲇⲏ ⲟⲩⲟⲛ ⲛⲓⲙ ⲛ̅ⲛⲟⲩⲧⲉ ⲙ̅ⲡⲕⲟⲥⲙⲟⲥ ⲁⲩ[ⲱ] |

[ⲣ̅]ⲣ̣ⲱⲙⲉ ⲥⲉϫⲱ ⲙ̅ⲙⲟⲥ ϫⲉ ⲙⲛ̅ ⲗⲁⲁⲩ ϣⲟⲟⲡ⸌ ϩ[ⲁ] |

ⲧ̣ϩⲏ ⲙ̅ⲡⲭⲁⲟⲥ ⲁⲛⲟⲕ ⲛ̅ⲇⲉ ϯⲛⲁⲣ̅ⲁⲡⲟⲇⲓⲕⲛⲩⲉ |1

ϫⲉ ⲁⲩⲣ̅ⲡⲗⲁⲛⲁ ⲧⲏⲣⲟⲩ ⲉⲛⲥⲉⲥⲟⲟⲩⲛ vacat |2

ⲁ̣ⲛ ⲛ̅ⲧⲥⲩⲥⲧⲁⲥⲓⲥ ⲙ̅ⲡⲭⲁⲟⲥ ⲙⲛ̅ ⲧⲉϥⲛⲟⲩⲛⲉ     ⲧⲁ‖3

Seeing that everybody, gods of the world and mankind, says that nothing existed prior to chaos, I in distinction to them shall demonstrate that they are all mistaken, because they are not acquainted with the origin of chaos, nor with its root. Here is the demonstration.

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“Appendix One: The fragment in codex XIIICG XIII 50*:10 up-ult. (A1TFIC13)”, in: The Coptic Gnostic Library — A Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices, Editor in Chief: James M. Robinson. Consulted online on 16 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004228900_cgl_aA1TFIC13>
First published online: 2012



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