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Fragment number Vinzent 47
Klostermann 66
Retb. 60
Source Eusebius, On Ecclesiastical Theology 3.4
Modern edition M. Vinzent, Markell von Ankyra: Die Fragmente (Leiden, 1997).

For it is impossible for three hypostases—if they were to exist—to be united in a monad unless the three first originated from that monad. Saint Paul said that those things which did not belong to the unity of God are only “gathered up” (Eph 1:10) to the monad, for the Word and the Spirit alone belong to unity of God.

Translated by Daniel Noonan under the supervision of Prof. Glen L. Thompson, revised AMJ

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