Ante-Nicene Fathers/Volume I/IRENAEUS/Fragments from the Lost Writings of Irenaeus/XI.

Ante-Nicene Fathers Vol. I, Fragments from the Lost Writings of Irenaeus by Irenaeus, translated by Philip Schaff et al.
XI.

XI.

The business of the Christian is nothing else than to be ever preparing for death (μελεπᾷν ἀποθνήσκειν).