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Old Testament Revision 1

  • Source Note
  • Historical Introduction
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Lord said unto Enoch as I live even so will I come in the last days in the days of wickedness and vengence to fulfill the oath which I have made unto you concerning the children of Noah and the day shall come that the earth shall rest but before that day the heavens shall be darkened and <​a​> veil of darkness shall cover the earth and the heavens shall shake and also the earth and great tribulations shall be among the children of men but my people will I preserve and righteousness will I send down out of heaven and truth will I send fourth out the earth to bear testimony of mine only begotten his resurection from the dead yea and also the resurection of all men and righteousness and truth will I cause to sweep the earth as with the flood to gether out mine own elect from the four quarters of the earth unto a place which I shall prepare an holy City that my people may gird up their loins and be looking fourth for the time of my coming for there shall be my tabernicle and it shall be called Zion a New Jerusalem and the Lord said unto Enoch then shalt thou and all thy City meet them there and we will receive them into our bosom and they shall us see us and we will fall upon their necks and they shall fall upon our necks and we will kiss each other and there shall be mine abode and it shall be Zion which shall come fourth out of all the creations which I have made and for the space of a thousand years shall the earth [res]t and it came to pass that Enoch saw the days of the coming of the son of man in the last days to dwell on the earth in righteousness for the space of a thousand years but before that <​day​> he saw great tribulation among the wicked and he also saw the sea that it was troubled and mens hearts failing them looking forth with fear for the judgements of the Allmighty God upon the wicked which should come upon the wicked and the Lord shewed Enoch all things even unto the end of the world and he saw the day of the righteous the hour of their redemption and received a fullness of joy and all the days of Zion in the days of Enoch were three Hundred and Sixty five years and Enoch and all his people walked with God and he dwellt in the midst of Zion and it came to pass that Zion was not for God received it up into his own bosom and from thence went forth the saying Zion is fled. and it came to pass that Mathusalah the son of Enoch was not taken that the covenents of the Lord might be fulfilled which he made to Enoch for he truely covenanted with Enoch that Noah should <​come​> be the fruit of his loines and it came to pass that Mathusalah prophecied that from his loins should spring all the kingdoms of the earth <​(​>from Noah<​)​> and he took glory unto himself and there came fourth a great famine into the land and the Lor[d] cursed the earth with a sore curse and many of the inhabitants thereof died and it came to pass that Mathusalah lived an hundred eighty and seven years and begat Lamach and Mathusalah lived after he begat Lamach seven Hundred eighty and two years and begat sons and daughters and all the days of Mathusalah were nine Hundred Sixty and nine years and he died and Lamach lived an Hundred eighty and two years and begat a son and he called his name Noah saying this son shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands because of the ground which [p. 19]
Lord said unto Enoch as I live even so will I come in the last days in the days of wickedness and vengence to fulfill the oath which I have made unto you concerning the children of Noah and the day shall come that the earth shall rest but before that day the heavens shall be darkened and a veil of darkness shall cover the earth and the heavens shall shake and also the earth and great tribulations shall be among the children of men but my people will I preserve and righteousness will I send down out of heaven and truth will I send fourth out the earth to bear testimony of mine only begotten his resurection from the dead yea and also the resurection of all men and righteousness and truth will I cause to sweep the earth as with the flood to gether out mine own elect from the four quarters of the earth unto a place which I shall prepare an holy City that my people may gird up their loins and be looking fourth for the time of my coming for there shall be my tabernicle and it shall be called Zion a New Jerusalem and the Lord said unto Enoch then shalt thou and all thy City meet them there and we will receive them into our bosom and they shall see us and we will fall upon their necks and they shall fall upon our necks and we will kiss each other and there shall be mine abode and it shall be Zion which shall come fourth out of all the creations which I have made and for the space of a thousand years shall the earth rest and it came to pass that Enoch saw the day of the coming of the son of man in the last days to dwell on the earth in righteousness for the space of a thousand years but before that day he saw great tribulation among the wicked and he also saw the sea that it was troubled and mens hearts failing them looking forth with fear for the judgements of the Allmighty God which should come upon the wicked and the Lord shewed Enoch all things even unto the end of the world and he saw the day of the righteous the hour of their redemption and received a fullness of joy and all the days of Zion in the days of Enoch were three Hundred and Sixty five years and Enoch and all his people walked with God and he dwellt in the midst of Zion and it came to pass that Zion was not for God received it up into his own bosom and from thence went forth the saying Zion is fled. and it came to pass that Mathusalah the son of Enoch was not taken that the covenents of the Lord might be fulfilled which he made to Enoch for he truely covenanted with Enoch that Noah should come be the fruit of his loines and it came to pass that Mathusalah prophecied that from his loins should spring all the kingdoms of the earth (from Noah) and he took glory unto himself and there came fourth a great famine into the land and the Lord cursed the earth with a sore curse and many of the inhabitants thereof died and it came to pass that Mathusalah lived an hundred eighty and seven years and begat Lamach and Mathusalah lived after he begat Lamach seven Hundred eighty and two years and begat sons and daughters and all the days of Mathusalah were nine Hundred Sixty and nine years and he died and Lamach lived an Hundred eighty and two years and begat a son and he called his name Noah saying this son shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands because of the ground which [p. 19]
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