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Ever, 4813 indeed, speaking well of the deserving, but never ill of the undeserving, we also shall attain to the glory and kingdom of God.



This fragment and the next three are from the Parallela of John of Damascus. Frag. ix. x. xii. seem to be quotations from the treatise of Irenæus on the resurrection. No. xi. is extracted from his Miscellaneous Dissertations, a work mentioned by Eusebius, βιβλίον τι διαλεξέων διαφόρων.

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