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Minntisk Barnabas postoli á ﬂat hversu vel Clemens hafﬂi hans mlum tekit í Rúmaborg. Hann fylgﬂi honum á fund Pétrs postola, en hann tók viﬂ honum feginsamliga vel. En fm dƒgum síﬂarr var ﬂing fiƒlmennt á stræti nær húsum ﬂeim es Zacheus byskup átti. Í borginni var stƒpull hr miƒk. ﬁar hafﬂi herbergi í stƒpli ﬂeim Símon inn illi ok inn fiƒlkungi ok vera lézk kraptr Guﬂs. Hann talﬂisk vera sólin ipsa, en konu sína kallaﬂi hann tungl vera es kvenkenndu namni heitir luna á latínu tungu. Stiƒrnur ﬂær fimm es lausar fara í lopti ok planete heita at bókmáli, talﬂi hann ﬂær ambáttir vera konu sinnar.
I went during the day, dressed as I am now, into the temple of the Sun God who is called Apollo and will never lie. I brought offerings there to the Sun God and afterwards I asked what the future would be for my sons. And I received there these answers: “Take your two sons, Faustus and Faustinus, and prepare them for a journey and go with them to Syria and hand them over to be brought up by the wisest philosophers. They will become distinguished teachers. ’ Then he made ready a good ship, and his wife and his two elder sons boarded it with much treasure and a magnificent retinue.
Brotnaﬂi skip ﬂat allt í sundr ok t‡ndusk fiárhlutir allir ﬂeir es á skipinu vru ok engi maﬂr komsk á land nema Faustinianus einn ok varﬂ honum viﬂ bana siálfan. En er hann tók hvíld á landi ok l‡sa tók ﬂá kenndi hann hvar hann var kominn. Hann gekk í borg nøkkvera litla ok fekk hann ﬂar góﬂar viﬂtƒkur, en engi maﬂr kenndi hann ﬂar. Hann gekk ﬂar í s‡slu mikla ok gerﬂisk hann ﬂar varﬂmaﬂr í borg ﬂeiri. ﬁá s‡slu hafﬂi hann átián vetr eﬂa litlu miﬂr unz ﬂingat kom Petrus postoli ok kenndi honum trú rétta.