T A O P A T T AThe Acts of Peter
and the Twelve Apostles
Non-Christian Ascetic Allegory and Hellenic Parody ?
having renounced all actions by the mind
dwells at ease in the City of Nine Gates,
neither working nor causing work to be done.
--- Bhagvad Gita 5:13
Parody 103 - Peace amidst manifest fear ?
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Parody 103 - Ascetic Spiritual peace amidst the manifest fear?
|67||He looked at me since my face was sad, and I sighed.||103|
|101||And Peter was frightened, for how did he know that his name was Peter?||103|
|109||We prostrated ourselves on the ground and worshipped him.||103|
|111||He stretched forth his hand and caused us to stand.||103|
|112||We spoke with him humbly.||103|
|113||Our heads were bowed down in unworthiness as we said, "What you wish we will do.||103|
|127||Peter was afraid to reply to him for the second time.||103|
|128||He signaled to the one who was beside him, who was John: "You talk this time."||103|
|129||John answered and said, "Lord, before you we are afraid to say many words.||103|
|140||They prostrated themselves on the ground and worshipped him.||103|
|141||He caused them to stand and departed from them in peace.||103|