The Prayer of the Apostle Paul - 1,1: A.1 - B.10 (TPOTAP)
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I. Bibliography

Rodolph Kasser et al., ‛Oratio Pauli Apostoli’ , Tractatus Tripartitus Partes II et III, (Bern, 1975 ) Francke

II. Language

Originally composed in Greek, the Pr. Paul is preserved only in Coptic translation, the sole extant copy of which is written in a practically pure Subachmimic that displays few remarkable features.

The suffix pronoun of the 1st pers. sing., whether used as object of a preposition or infinitive, or as subject in a conjugational prefix, is consistently spelled either ⲉⲓ A.4,9,18,20,33) or ⲓ̈ A.3,6,7,15); fo…

Cite this page
Mueller, Dieter, “The Prayer of the Apostle Paul - 1,1: A.1 - B.10 (TPOTAP)”, in: The Coptic Gnostic Library — A Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices, Editor in Chief: James M. Robinson. Consulted online on 23 June 2017 <>
First published online: 2012

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