From: George Murphy (email@example.com)
Date: Thu Feb 20 2003 - 12:54:06 EST
> > Was this before or after Joseph of Arimathea brought the Grail to Glastonbury?
> >Anyway, my money is on Prester John, with the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus to place.
> > Want to buy a bridge?
> Is Eutychus one of the seven sleepers?
Sorry, no. It's a legend about 7 Christians who hid in a cave near Ephesus
during the persecution of Decius (~250) & awoke ~150 years later when Christianity had
become the official religion of the Empire. Interestingly it got into the Qur'an -
showing the historical reliability of that document!
George L. Murphy
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