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I o mother of god, incorruptible, undefiled, unstained mother I of Christ, remember that you have said these things. 10 Again heal her who wears this, Amen. t 25. ) Bibliography: Karl Preisendanz, Papyri Graecae Magicae, 2209-10; Marvin Meyer, "A Sixth-Century Christian Amulet" Translator: Marvin Meyer Oxyrhynchus 1060 is an amulet intended to provide protection for a house and specifically the entrance to the house. The powers invoked include the Greek goddess Aphrodite (whose name is presented in the translation, visually, in "wing formation "), the Egyptian god Horus, 48 RI1UAL POWER IN EGY(Yf and the Judeo-Christian deity Yao Sabaoth Adonai and Christian St.
When Jesus came down from the mountain,- I "Our father [who] is in heaven, may your name be made holy, may ... come" - I "-vii one. " - I •• • is incomparable and . . 5 controlling the [creation .. ]. I (I adjure) you through the arm of the immortal [god and] his I right hand,-[his] disciples came to him and [said], I "Teacher, teach" - "your kingdom-, [your will] be done as in I heaven so also on" - Exorcism of Solomon against every unclean 10 spirit. It is god who gave it, at whose disposal are myriads of myriads I and thousands of thousands of angelsthe demon of midday, the shivers I by night ...
I vinegar-( ... ]. " I t Angels of the lord ascended to I (mid I-heaven, suffering 25 from eye ailments and holding a sponge. " "We have come up I to receive healing, 0 Yao Sabaoth, because you are I powerful and strong. " 30 For difficulty in urination, to heal the one who is suffering: I t Take the dry seed of wild basil, I grind it with wine of Ascalon, I then drink it hot. I t For the treatment of wounds: 35 Take the fruit of a cypress, I boil it, and apply it. GREEK TEXTS FROM CHRISTIAN EGYPT 31 5.
Ancient Christian magic : coptic texts of ritual power by Marvin W Meyer; Richard Smith