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Old Testament Revision 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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& did eat & gave also unto her husband with her & he did eat & the eyes of them both were opened & they knew that they had been naked & they sewed fig leaves together & made themselves aprons & they heard the voice of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of of the day & Adam & his wife hid themselves from the presence of I the Lord God amongst the trees of the garden & I the Lord God called unto Adam & said unto him Where goest thou & he said I heard thy voice in the garden & I was afraid because I beheld that I was naked & I hid myself & I the Lord God said unto Adam Who told thee that thou wast naked hast thou eaten of the tree whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldst not eat if so thou shouldst surely die & the man said the woman whom thou gavest me & saidest remain with thee she gave me of the tree & I did eat & I the Lord God said unto the woman What is this thing which thou hast done the woman said the serpant beguiled me & I did eat & the <​I​> the Lord God said unto the serpant Because thou hast done this thou shalt be cursed above all cattle & above every beast of the field upon thy belly shal[t] thou go & dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life & I will put enmity between thee & the woman between thy seed & her seed it shall bruise thy head & thou shalt bruise his heel unto the woman I said I will greatly multiply thy sorrow & thy consception in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children & thy desire shall be to thy husband & he shall rule over thee & unto Adam I the Lord God said because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife & hast eaten of the tree of which I commanded thee saying tho[u] shalt not eat of it cursed shall be the ground for thy sake in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life thorns also & thistles shall it bring forth to thee & thou shalt eat the hearb of the field in the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread until thou shalt return unto the ground for thou shalt surely die for out of it wast thou taken for dust thou wast & unto dust shalt thou return And Adam called his wifes name Eve because she wa[s] the mother of all living for thus have I the Lord God called the first of all women which are many And I the Lord God said unto mine only begotten Behold the man is become as one of us to know good & evil & now lest he put forth his hand & partake also of the tree of life & eat & live forever therefore I the Lord God sent him forth from the garden of Eden to til[l] the ground from whence he was taken for as I the Lord God liveth even so my word cannot return void for as they go forth out of my mouth they must be fulfilled so I drove out the man & I placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims & a flaming sword which turned every way to keep the way of the tree of life & those are the words which I spake unto my servant Moses & they are true even as I live <​will​> & I have spoken them unto you see thou show them unto no man except until I command you Amen <​except they that believe Amen​> [p. 7]
& did eat & gave also unto her husband with her & he did eat & the eyes of them both were opened & they knew that they had been naked & they sewed fig leaves together & made themselves aprons & they heard the voice of the Lord God walking in the garden in the cool of of the day & Adam & his wife hid themselves from the presence of I the Lord God amongst the trees of the garden & I the Lord God called unto Adam & said unto him Where goest thou & he said I heard thy voice in the garden & I was afraid because I beheld that I was naked & I hid myself & I the Lord God said unto Adam Who told thee that thou wast naked hast thou eaten of the tree whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldst not eat if so thou shouldst surely die & the man said the woman whom thou gavest me & saidest remain with thee she gave me of the tree & I did eat & I the Lord God said unto the woman What is this thing which thou hast done the woman said the serpant beguiled me & I did eat & the I the Lord God said unto the serpant Because thou hast done this thou shalt be cursed above all cattle & above every beast of the field upon thy belly shalt thou go & dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life & I will put enmity between thee & the woman between thy seed & her seed it shall bruise thy head & thou shalt bruise his heel unto the woman I said I will greatly multiply thy sorrow & thy consception in sorrow thou shalt bring forth children & thy desire shall be to thy husband & he shall rule over thee & unto Adam I the Lord God said because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife & hast eaten of the tree of which I commanded thee saying thou shalt not eat of it cursed shall be the ground for thy sake in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life thorns also & thistles shall it bring forth to thee & thou shalt eat the hearb of the field in the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread until thou shalt return unto the ground for thou shalt surely die for out of it wast thou taken for dust thou wast & unto dust shalt thou return And Adam called his wifes name Eve because she was the mother of all living for thus have I the Lord God called the first of all women which are many And I the Lord God said unto mine only begotten Behold the man is become as one of us to know good & evil & now lest he put forth his hand & partake also of the tree of life & eat & live forever therefore I the Lord God sent him forth from the garden of Eden to till the ground from whence he was taken for as I the Lord God liveth even so my word cannot return void for as they go forth out of my mouth they must be fulfilled so I drove out the man & I placed at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims & a flaming sword which turned every way to keep the way of the tree of life & those are the words which I spake unto my servant Moses & they are true even as I will & I have spoken them unto you see thou show them unto no man until I command you except they that believe Amen [p. 7]
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