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Coptic Apocalypse of Elijah
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A nonbiblical and pseudepigraphal text written between the first and fourth centuries ad; focuses on the events surrounding the appearance of the antichrist. The text is preserved in its entirety only in two Coptic translations.
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Elijah, Coptic Apocalypse of
Apocalypse of Elijah, Coptic A nonbiblical and pseudepigraphal text written between the first and fourth centuries ad; focuses on the events surrounding the appearance of the antichrist. The text is preserved in its entirety only in two Coptic translations.
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Elijah, Apocalypse of (Coptic)
Elijah, Apocalypse of (Coptic) An anonymous series of oracles attributed to Elijah only in the title. The work as a whole is known today only in Coptic. The existence of a brief Greek fragment suggests that the Coptic is a translation from the Greek.The Apocalypse of Elijah is clearly Christian in