Prayer Of The Apostle Paul (NHC I, 1)

OF THE (NHC I, 1)

A of praise and petition addressed to “The One who is” “through Christ,” written into the front flyleaf of I. A subscript title, “ of Paul [the] Apostle,” indicates that the is attributable to St. Paul. Preserved only in Coptic, Prayers of the is a Valentinian Gnostic text originally in Greek, probably in the late second or third century. Its provenience is unknown, but it could have been in Egypt.