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Old Testament Revision 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Genesis, Chapter 4
Chapter 2—— A Revelation concerning Adam after he had been driven out of the garden of Eden for after that he had been driven out he began to till the Earth & to have dominion over all the beasts of the field & to eat his bread by the sweat of the brow as the Lord had commanded him & Eve also his wife did labour with him & he knew her & she bear unto him sons & daughters & <​they began​> to multiply & to replenish the Earth & from that time forth the Sons & daughters of Adam began to divide two & two in the land & to till the land & to tend flocks & they also begat sons & daughters & Adam called upon the name of the Lord & Eve also his wife & they heard the voice of the Lord from the way towards the garden of Eden speaking unto them & they saw him not for they were shut out from his presence & he gave unto them commandment that they should worship the Lord their God & should offer the firstlings of their flocks for an offering unto the Lord & Adam was obediant unto the commandments of the Lord & after many days an angel <​of the Lord​> appeared unto Adam saying why dost thoy [thou] offer sacrifices unto the Lord & Adam said unto him I know not save the Lord commanded me & then the angel spake saying this thing is a similitude of the sacrifice of the only begotten of the Father which is full of grace & truth wherefore thou shalt do all that thou doest in the name of the Son & thou shalt repent & call upon God in the name of the Son forever more & in that day the Holy Ghost fell upon Adam which bore record of the Father & the Son saying I am Jesus Christ from the beginning henceforth & forever that as thou hast fallen thou mayest be redeemed & all mankind even as many as will & in that day Adam blessed God & was filled & began to prophesy concerning all the families of the Earth saying Blessed be the name of God for my transgression for in this life I shall have joy & again in my flesh I shall see God & Eve his wife heard all these things & was glad saying were it not for our transgression we should never had seed & should never had known good & evil & the joy of our redemption & the eternal life which God giveth unto all the obediant & Adam & Eve blessed the name of God & they made all things known unto their sons & their daughters & Satan came also among them saying I am also a Son of God be & he commanded them saying Believe it not & they believed it not & loved Satan more <​more​> than God & men began from that time forth to be carnal sensual & devilish & the Lord God called upon men by the Holy Ghost every where & commanded them that they should repent & as many as believed in the Son & repented of their sins should be saved & as many as believed not & repented not should be damned & the words went forth out of the mouth of God in a firm decree Wherefore they must be fulfilled & Adam ceased not to call upon God & Eve also his wife & Adam knew Eve his wife & she conceived & bear Cain & said I have gotten a man from the Lord wherefore he may not reject his words but behold also cain hearkened not saying Who is the Lord that I should know him & she again conceived & bear his brother Abel & Abel hearkened unto the voice of the Lord & Abel was a keeper of shee[p] [p. 8]
Genesis, Chapter 4
Chapter 2—— A Revelation concerning Adam after he had been driven out of the garden of Eden for after that he had been driven out he began to till the Earth & to have dominion over all the beasts of the field & to eat his bread by the sweat of the brow as the Lord had commanded him & Eve also his wife did labour with him & he knew her & she bear unto him sons & daughters & they began to multiply & to replenish the Earth & from that time forth the Sons & daughters of Adam began to divide two & two in the land & to till the land & to tend flocks & they also begat sons & daughters & Adam called upon the name of the Lord & Eve also his wife & they heard the voice of the Lord from the way towards the garden of Eden speaking unto them & they saw him not for they were shut out from his presence & he gave unto them commandment that they should worship the Lord their God & should offer the firstlings of their flocks for an offering unto the Lord & Adam was obediant unto the commandments of the Lord & after many days an angel of the Lord appeared unto Adam saying why dost thoy [thou] offer sacrifices unto the Lord & Adam said unto him I know not save the Lord commanded me & then the angel spake saying this thing is a similitude of the sacrifice of the only begotten of the Father which is full of grace & truth wherefore thou shalt do all that thou doest in the name of the Son & thou shalt repent & call upon God in the name of the Son forever more & in that day the Holy Ghost fell upon Adam which bore record of the Father & the Son saying I am Jesus Christ from the beginning henceforth & forever that as thou hast fallen thou mayest be redeemed & all mankind even as many as will & in that day Adam blessed God & was filled & began to prophesy concerning all the families of the Earth saying Blessed be the name of God for my transgression for in this life I shall have joy & again in my flesh I shall see God & Eve his wife heard all these things & was glad saying were it not for our transgression we should never had seed & should never had known good & evil & the joy of our redemption & the eternal life which God giveth unto all the obediant & Adam & Eve blessed the name of God & they made all things known unto their sons & their daughters & Satan came also among them saying I am also a Son of God & he commanded them saying Believe it not & they believed it not & loved Satan more than God & men began from that time forth to be carnal sensual & devilish & the Lord God called upon men by the Holy Ghost every where & commanded them that they should repent & as many as believed in the Son & repented of their sins should be saved & as many as believed not & repented not should be damned & the words went forth out of the mouth of God in a firm decree Wherefore they must be fulfilled & Adam ceased not to call upon God & Eve also his wife & Adam knew Eve his wife & she conceived & bear Cain & said I have gotten a man from the Lord wherefore he may not reject his words but behold also cain hearkened not saying Who is the Lord that I should know him & she again conceived & bear his brother Abel & Abel hearkened unto the voice of the Lord & Abel was a keeper of sheep [p. 8]
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