THE SIXTH TEXT 151 apire. And there it is climbing still, and will be te and not many. And though it be in many, ;t will the first source, from which all is gene- ted, rule over all, and will alone be a lord over I governments. 4. And as this craving was in the beginning one >vernment, but in time divided itself into many wording to the essences; therefore the plurality jain seeks the One, and it is certainly born in the sth number of the crown, in the six thousandth ;ar in the figure ; not at the end, but in the hour ' the day in which the creation of the wonders as completed. 5. That is, when the wonders of the turba are in te end, a Lord is born who governs the whole orld, but by many forms of administration. 6. And then the self-grown authority and the jpressor will be sought; for the lesser, who hath in under, has run to the limit. Then every- ling separates itself, for it is at the limit, and lere is no staying or revoking. 7. Also the turba, as the fierce wrath of all •eatures, will be sought; for it has with the ^thing of the creatures run to the limit, and now scomes manifest, viz. in the midst, in the number : the crown, in the six thousandth year, a little rer, not under. 8. In the day and the hour when the creation as accomplished in mystery, and was set as a drror of eternity in the wonders [of this time].1 9. That took place on the sixth day, past 1 The explanatory additions within brackets [ ] are from Claassen's ok of extracts.