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The Old Nubian alphabet

The interested reader may have noticed that in Campbell’s introductory paragraph about Old Nubian, it is suggested that it was “written in the Coptic script”. The following table makes that statement obvious: This table shows that the Nubians took up … Continue reading

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Easter … again!

Today, the Orthodox Church is celebrating Easter Sunday. We will not attempt to explain the difference between the Catholic date of Easter and the Orthodox one. We wish only to commemorate this day by referring to two textual references that we … Continue reading

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