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  The Book of Enoch
The Book of Enoch was extant centuries before the birth of Christ and yet is considered by many to be more Christian in its theology than Jewish.
The return of the long lost Book of Enoch to the modern western world is credited to the famous explorer James Bruce, who in 1773 returned from six years in Abyssinia with three Ethiopic copies of the lost book.
The Book of Enoch is divided into five basic parts, but it is the The Book of Parables (37-71) which gives scholars the most trouble for it is primarily concerned with a figure called "the messiah"; "the righteous one"; "the chosen one" and "the son of man."
www.heaven.net.nz /writings/enoch.htm   (670 words)

 The Book of Enoch and The Secrets of Enoch
The Book of Enoch Chapter 46:1-2 [1] There I beheld the Ancient of days whose head was like white wool, and with him another, whose countenance resembled that of a man. His countenance was full of grace, like that of one of the holy angels.
(5) The Book of the Epistle of Enoch (chaps.
It is an amplification of Gen 5:21-32 (from Enoch to the Flood).
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  Book of Enoch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Book of Enoch is a title given to several works that attribute themselves to Enoch, the great-grandfather of Noah; that is, Enoch son of Jared (Genesis 5:18).
Whilst this book does not form part of the Canon of Scripture for the larger Christian Churches, various groups, including the Ethiopian Orthodox Church and the Coptic Church of Alexandria, regard parts or all of 1 Enoch to be inspired Scripture.
The Books of Enoch: Aramaic Fragments of Qumran Cave 4, Milik, Jozef.
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 Book of Enoch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
ENOCH, BOOKS OF, a collection of apocalyptic literature written by various authors and circulated under the name of Enoch.
I Enoch is an Ethiopic version made through the Greek from the original Hebrew text that was written by the Chasidim or by the Pharisees between 163-63 B.C. It is the best source for the development of Jewish doctrine in the last two pre-Christian centuries.
As indicated in Enoch 2:1, part of the vision of Enoch was of the orderliness of the heavenly bodies.
www.vorsoft.com /faith/calendar/enoch.htm   (2041 words)

 Enoch, Book of, History
The Book of Enoch, also known as Ethiopic Enoch, I Enoch, and The Book of Henoch" was revered by the Jews and Christians alike but fell into disfavor among powerful theologians because of its controversial descriptions of the nature and deeds of the fallen angels.
The Book of Enoch was banned as heretical by later Church fathers mainly because of its theme concerning the nature and actions of the fallen angels.
There is a consensus that the book does not contain the authentic words of the ancient patriarch Enoch, since he would have lived (based on the chronologies in the Book of Genesis) several thousand years earlier than the first known appearance of the book attributed to him.
www.themystica.com /mystica/articles/e/enoch_book_of_history.html   (784 words)

 1 Enoch
This Book of Enoch was already known to the author of the Book of 'Jubilees' and of the 'Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs,' and was afterwards a great favourite in the Christian Church.
The indications are that these parts of 1 Enoch, together with a work known as the book of Giants, circulated at Qumran as separate writings and were also copied out in combination—with the book of Giants apparently as the second of the four elements—to form a four-part corpus of Enochic writings, a tetrateuch.
Michael A. Knibb writes: "The book of Watchers is, with the exception of the book of Astronomy, the oldest part of 1 Enoch and the basis upon which the other sections have been built; there are allusions to it and echoes of it in the Parables, the book of Dreams and the Epistle.
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 The Apocryphal Book of Enoch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The Book of Enoch was not included in either the Hebrew or most Christian biblical canons, but could have been considered a sacred text by the sectarians.
The argument would be that the authors of 1 Enoch were consistent about their pseudepigraphic attribution of the material to Enoch and therefore did not commit the anachronism of having him teach and obey the law of Moses.
In 70.1 Enoch is translated before the Son of man and Lord of the Spirits, and in 71.17 the Similitudes end with ‘there shall be length of days with that Son of Man and and peace to the righteous ones.’" "IMO the distinctions between a-c and b-d are clear.
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 Amazon.com: The Book of Enoch: Books: W. O. E. Oesterley,R. H. Charles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Enoch was apparently chosen for this duty because he was of a different nature than the angels.
The book was rejected from the Jewish canon, the Septuagint and Vulgate, and consequently the Apocrypha.
This book should be reinstated in the Old Testament and it cannot be ignored, especially since it is one of the sources of inspiration of the English poet William Blake.
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 The Apocryphical Book of Enoch
The Books of Enoch: Aramaic Fragments of Qumran Cave 4
The Book of Enoch is "an ancient composition known from two sets of versions, an Ethiopic one that scholars identify as '1 Enoch', and a Slavonic version that is identified as '2 Enoch', and which is also known as The Book of the Secrets of Enoch.
Enoch's description of the punishment prepared for the fallen angels has clear parallels with the chaotic void in the Necronomicon.
www.think-aboutit.com /Spiritual/apocryphical_book_of_enoch.htm   (2648 words)

 The first book of Enoch
The First book of Enoch is one of the Old Testament pseudepigrapha, in other words a book with a Jewish, religious content that was once regarded as one of the sacred scriptures, but was not recognized as truly inspired by the rabbis who made the canon of the Jewish Bible.
The Astronomical book (§72-82): a treatise from the third century BCE on meteorology, astronomy and the calendar.
It is the oldest known apocalyptic text -older than the canonical book of Daniel- and this proves that it is incorrect to maintain that the apocalyptic genre originated in the age of the Maccabaean revolt.
www.livius.org /ei-er/enoch/enoch.htm   (813 words)

 The Book of Enoch
The Book of the Similitudes (or Parables; chs.
Enoch again receives heavenly visions, which are interpreted by angels.
The Book of the Epistle of Enoch (chs.
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 Book of Enoch
The "Book of Enoch", translated by Richard Laurence in 1821 from scrolls found hidden in caves in Ethiopia in 1773.
The Book of Enoch talks of 200 "fallen angels", who "fell to earth" and were then stuck here while they tried to "repair" their conveyance.
For ages the "Enoichion" (the Book of the SEER) was preserved in the "city of letters" and secret works, the ancient Kirjath-Sepher, later on called the Debir.
www.thule.org /enoch.html   (767 words)

 The Book of Enoch CLICK HERE It's history, fallen angels, UFO connections
The Book of Enoch is a wholly remarkable book.
Likewise, Daniel alone used Enoch's term "Son of Man" to refer to the pre-incarnate Christ, adding further intrigue to the case for 1 Enoch's inspiration, and an overall understanding of it's doctrinal acceptance among both Old and New Testament writers.
Enoch was suppressed and labeled as heresy specifically to hide the truth of the fallen angels' past, present and future activity on earth.
www.alienresistance.org /book_of_enoch.htm   (4930 words)

 Book of Enoch
And though ye were holy, spiritual, living the eternal life, you have defiled yourselves with the blood of women, and have begotten (children) with the blood of flesh, and, as the children of men, have lusted after flesh and blood as those [also] do who die 5 and perish.
And in those days Enoch received books of zeal and wrath, and books of disquiet and expulsion.] And mercy shall not be accorded to them, saith the Lord of Spirits.
Before I took thy mother Edna, I saw in a vision on my bed, and behold a bull came forth from the earth, and that bull was white; and after it came forth a heifer, and along with this (latter) came forth two bulls, one of them fl and 4 the other red.
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 Book of Enoch Introduction
Editorial Preface: The Book of Enoch was rediscovered in Ethiopia by an Irish clergyman around 1773, and translated in the 1840's.
The Book of Enoch's importance (whether actually written by Enoch and passed through the flood in the Ark, or written by an inspired writer many years prior to Christ's advent) is that passages and concepts from the book were quoted by the New Testament authors, esp. Jude, Peter and others.
Azazel, according to Enoch in an earlier section and mentioned in later sections was one of the leaders of the fallen "sons of God" that cohabitated with the "daughters of men" and produced the giants of old and who's violence caused God to destroy the world with the flood.
www.bibleplus.org /prophecy/enoch/enoch-intro.htm   (893 words)

 Amazon.com: The Book of Enoch: Books: Ronald K. Brown   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
This book is a carefully cross referenced exegetical presentation of the writings of the prophet Enoch with other books of the Holy Bible.
Book of Enoch — Apostolic expounding by Dr. Eric vonanderseck on scriptures of Enoch and his 7000 year multi-dimensional tour of gods creation and eternal reward of Jesus Christ.
Book of Enoch — You will be exposed to little-known information and many solid reasons to reject the Book of Enoch as a source of divine inspiration.
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 The Pseudepigraphical Book of Enoch
The argument would be that the authors of 1 Enoch were consistent about their pseudepigraphic attribution of the material to Enoch and therefore did not commit the anachronism of having him teach and obey the law of Moses.
Enoch's description of the punishment prepared for the fallen angels has clear parallels with the chaotic void in the Necronomicon.
71) Enoch is identified as that son of man who functions as the eschatological judge, a judge who reverses the fortunes of his oppressed people and of their oppressors who are termed 'the kings and the mighty'".
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 Second Book of Enoch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Second Book of Enoch (usually abbreviated 2 Enoch, and otherwise variously known as Slavonic Enoch or The Secrets of Enoch) is a Jewish pseudepigraphic apocalyptic text of uncertain date and unknown authorship.
Affirmations of the value of animal sacrifice and Enoch’s halakhic instructions found in 2 Enoch 59 also appear to be fashioned not in the “preservationist,” mishnaic-like mode but rather as if they reflected sacrificial practices that still existed when the author was writing his book.
The theological universe of 2 Enoch is deeply rooted in the Enochic mold of the Jewish apocalypticism of the Second Temple period.
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 Book of Enoch
The word of the blessing of Enoch, how he blessed the elect and the righteous, who were to exist in the time of trouble; rejecting all the wicked and ungodly.
The vision which he saw, the second vision of wisdom, which Enoch saw, the son of Jared, the son of Malaleel, the son of Canan, the son of Enos, the son of Seth, the son of Adam.
The book of the revolutions of the luminaries of heaven, according to their respective classes, their respective powers, their respective periods, their respective names, the places where they commence their progress, and their respective months, which Uriel, the holy angel who was with me, explained to me; he who conducted them.
www.johnpratt.com /items/docs/enoch.html   (18749 words)

According to the Book of Enoch (Not a Canonical Text), God judged the angels for producing the Nephillim.
Once translated, it was found that we have entirely different book on and about Enoch, described, by the editor, as having no less value than the Apocalyptic literature and the origins of Christianity.
This book was read extensively by many separate Christian groups during the first three centuries, and it has left us today with many traces of its influence.
www.logoschristian.org /enoch.html   (966 words)

 Book of Enoch Index
The Book of Enoch, written during the second century B.C.E., is one of the most important non-canonical apocryphal works, and probably had a huge influence on early Christian, particularly Gnostic, beliefs.
Filled with hallucinatory visions of heaven and hell, angels and devils, Enoch introduced concepts such as fallen angels, the appearance of a Messiah, Resurrection, a Final Judgement, and a Heavenly Kingdom on Earth.
The Book of the Courses of the Heavenly Luminaries
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 Dead Sea Scrolls -- Enoch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
According to the biblical narrative (Genesis 5:21-24), Enoch lived only 365 years (far less than the other patriarchs in the period before the Flood).
The Book of Enoch is a pseudoepigraphal work (a work that claims to be by a biblical character).
The Books of Enoch: Aramaic Fragments of Qumran Cave 4 (Oxford, 1976) Printed book.
www.ibiblio.org /expo/deadsea.scrolls.exhibit/Library/enoch.html   (349 words)

 The Book of Enoch
The Book of Enoch, The Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha of the Old Testament [Vol.
Through each of these small portals pass the stars of heaven and run their course to the west on the path which is shown to them.
Therefore all that is hidden shall come upon them for ever and ever; for neither angel nor man shall have his portion (in it), but alone they have received their judgement for ever and ever.
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 Essenes, Essene Teachings and Essene Theology
One of the forgotten books of the Apocrypha; It is a 1st century BCE Greek work originating in Alexandrian Egypt.
Of philosophy they (Essenes) study only that which pertains to the existence of God and the beginning of all things, otherwise they devote all their attention to ethics, using as instructors the laws of their fathers, which, without the outpouring of the divine spirit the human mind could not have devised.
A 4th century collection, in 8 books, of independent, though closely related, treatises on Christian discipline, worship, and doctrine, intended to serve as a manual of guidance for the clergy, and to some extent for the laity.
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 The Book of Enoch, Section I
And I Enoch was blessing the Lord of majesty and the King of the ages, and lo!
And Enoch went and said: 'Azazel, thou shalt have no peace: a severe sentence has gone forth
Enoch, and hear my word.' And one of the holy ones came to me and waked me, and He made me rise up and approach the door: and I bowed my face downwards.
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