Re: [John_Lit] Spiritual Gospel
- From: N & RJ Hanscamp
> At 00:19 16/06/00 +0100, you wrote:OK Nigel, close. The original though is: SUNETAXE PNEUMATIKWTERON
> >Quick quiz:
> >"Thus he composed a more spiritual Gospel..."
> >Who said this?
> >Ken Durkin
> It was Clement (of Alexandria) in Hypotyposeis 4 (found in Eusebius Hist.
> Eccl. 6.14.7)
> TON MENTOI IWANNHN ESKATON .... PNEUMATI QEOFORHQENTA PNEUMATIKON TOIHSAI
However, just a few words further on -"but to the stories
already written he added yet others..."
ALLA TAIS PROGEGRAMMENAIS PRAXESIN EPITHEIS...
- "Thus he composed a more spiritual Gospel..."
"...but to the stories already written he added yet others, and... brought
in certain sayings... which he knew... would... lead... into that truth
hidden by seven veils..."