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Old Testament Revision 2

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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People which fought against God, & from that time forth, there was wars & bloodshed among them; But the Lord came & dwelt with his people, And they dwelt in righteousness. & the fear of the Lord was upon all Nations, so great was the glory <​of​> the Lord which was upon his people. <​/​> & the Lord blessed the land, & they were blessed upon <​9/​> the mountains, & upon the high places, & did flourish. & the Lord called his people Zion; because they were of one heart, & of one mind, & dwelt in righteousness. & there were no poor among them. <​/​> & Enoch continued his preaching in righteousness unto <​10/​> the people of God. <​/​> And it came to pass, in his days, that he built a City that was called the City of Holynenss, even Zion. And it came to pass, that Enoch talked with the Lord, & he said unto the Lord, Shurely, Zion shall dwell in safety forever. But <​and​> the Lord said unto Enoch, Zion have I blessed, but the residue of the people have I cursed. <​/​> And it came to pass, that the Lord <​11/​> shewed unto Enoch all the inhabitants of the Earth, & he beheld, & Lo! Zion, in process of time was taken up into Heaven And the Lord said unto Enoch, behold mine abode forever. & Enoch, also beheld the residue of the people which were the sons of Adam, And they were a mixture of all the seed of Adam, save it were the seed of Cain; for, the seed of Cain were black, & had not place among them. & after that Zion was taken up into Heaven, Enoch beheld, & lo! all the Nations of the Earth were before him, And there came generation upon generation, & Enoch was high & lifted up, even in the bosom of the father, (And the son of man;) And, behold, the powers of Satan were upon all the face of the Earth; And he saw Angels decending out of Heaven & he heard a loud voice, saying, wo! wo! be unto the inhabitants of the Earth. And he beheld Satan & he had a great Chain in his hand, And it <​he​> veiled the whole face of the Earth with darkness, & he looked up & laughed, & his Angels rejoiced. & Enoch beheld Angels decending out of Heaven, bearing testimony of the father, & of the Son. & of the Holy Ghost fell on many, & they were caught up by the power of Heaven into Zion. <​/​> And it came to pass, that the God of Heaven <​Enock​> look<​12/​>ed upon the residue of the people & wept. And <​he​> Enoch bore record of it Saying how is it the heavens weep <​beheld and <​lo!​> the heavens wept also​> & shed forth their tears as the rain upon the Mountains And Enoch Said unto the heavens how is it that thou canst weep Seeing [p. 21]
People which fought against God, & from that time forth, there was wars & bloodshed among them; But the Lord came & dwelt with his people, And they dwelt in righteousness. & the fear of the Lord was upon all Nations, so great was the glory of the Lord which was upon his people. / & the Lord blessed the land, & they were blessed upon 9/ the mountains, & upon the high places, & did flourish. & the Lord called his people Zion; because they were of one heart, & of one mind, & dwelt in righteousness. & there were no poor among them. / & Enoch continued his preaching in righteousness unto 10/ the people of God. / And it came to pass, in his days, that he built a City that was called the City of Holynenss, even Zion. And it came to pass, that Enoch talked with the Lord, & he said unto the Lord, Shurely, Zion shall dwell in safety forever. and the Lord said unto Enoch, Zion have I blessed, but the residue of the people have I cursed. / And it came to pass, that the Lord 11/ shewed unto Enoch all the inhabitants of the Earth, & he beheld, & Lo! Zion, in process of time was taken up into Heaven And the Lord said unto Enoch, behold mine abode forever. & Enoch, also beheld the residue of the people which were the sons of Adam, And they were a mixture of all the seed of Adam, save it were the seed of Cain; for, the seed of Cain were black, & had not place among them. & after that Zion was taken up into Heaven, Enoch beheld, & lo! all the Nations of the Earth were before him, And there came generation upon generation, & Enoch was high & lifted up, even in the bosom of the father, (And the son of man;) And, behold, the powers of Satan were upon all the face of the Earth; And he saw Angels decending out of Heaven & he heard a loud voice, saying, wo! wo! be unto the inhabitants of the Earth. And he beheld Satan & he had a great Chain in his hand, And he veiled the whole face of the Earth with darkness, & he looked up & laughed, & his Angels rejoiced. & Enoch beheld Angels decending out of Heaven, bearing testimony of the father, & of the Son. & the Holy Ghost fell on many, & they were caught up by the power of Heaven into Zion. / And it came to pass, that Enock look12/ed upon the residue of the people & wept. And he beheld and lo! the heavens wept also & shed forth their tears as the rain upon the Mountains And Enoch Said unto the heavens how is it that thou canst weep Seeing [p. 21]
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