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Translated from Ethiopian, Greek and Aramaic texts (English revised by Jeremy Kapp 2 !"
Section 1. Chapters 1-36 The book of Watchers
#$hapter %& The 'ords of the blessing of Enoch, 'ith 'hich he blessed the elect and righteo(s, 'ho 'ill be 2 living in the day of trib(lation, 'hen all the 'icked and godless are to be removed) And he took (p his parable and said* +, Enoch, a righteo(s man, 'hose eyes 'ere opened by God, sa' the vision of the ,oly -ne in the heavens, 'hich the angels sho'ed me, and from them + heard everything, and from them + (nderstood as + sa', b(t not for this generation, b(t for a remote one 'hich is . to come) $oncerning the elect + spoke, and took (p my parable concerning them*
The ,oly Great -ne 'ill come o(t from ,is d'elling, / And the eternal God 'ill 'alk (pon the Earth, (even" on 0o(nt 1inai, #And appear from ,is camp& And appear in the strength of ,is might from the heaven of heavens) And all 'ill be str(ck 'ith fear And the 3atchers 'ill 4(ake, And great fear and trembling 'ill sei5e them to the ends of the Earth)
And the high mo(ntains 'ill be shaken, And the high hills 'ill be made lo', And 'ill melt like 'ax before the flame
And the Earth 'ill be completely torn in pieces, And all that is (pon the Earth 'ill perish, And there 'ill be a 7(dgment (pon all (men")
9(t 'ith the righteo(s, ,e 'ill make peace)
And 'ill protect the elect, And mercy 'ill be (pon them) And they 'ill all belong to God, And they 'ill be prospered, And they 'ill all be blessed) And ,e 'ill help them all, And light 'ill appear to them, And ,e 'ill make peace 'ith them):
And ,e comes 'ith ten tho(sands of ,is holy ones To exec(te 7(dgment (pon all, And to destroy all the (ngodly*
And to convict all flesh -f all the 'orks of their (ngodliness 'hich they have (ngodly committed, And of all the harsh 'ords 'hich (ngodly sinners have spoken against ,im) #$hapter 2& -bserve everything that takes place in the heaven, ho' they do not change their orbits, and the l(minaries 'hich are in the heaven, ho' they all rise and set in order each in its season, and 2 transgress not against their appointed order) -bserve the Earth, and pay attention to the things 'hich take place (pon it from first to last, ho' (nchanging they are, ho' none of the things (pon Earth . change, b(t all the 'orks of God appear to yo() -bserve the s(mmer and the 'inter, ho' the 'hole Earth is filled 'ith 'ater, and clo(ds and de' and rain lie (pon it)
#$hapter .& -bserve and see ho' (in the 'inter" all the trees seem as tho(gh they had 'ithered and shed all their leaves, except fo(rteen trees, 'hich do not lose their foliage b(t retain the old foliage from t'o to three years (ntil the ne' (season" comes) #$hapter /& And again, observe the days of s(mmer, ho' the s(n is above the Earth over against it) And yo( seek shade and shelter beca(se of the heat of the s(n, and the Earth also b(rns 'ith gro'ing heat, and so yo( cannot 'alk on the Earth, or on a rock beca(se of its heat) #$hapter 2& -bserve ho' the trees cover themselves 'ith green leaves and bear fr(it* for this reason pay attention and kno' 'ith regard to all ,is 'orks, and recogni5e ho' ,e that lives forever has made them so) 2 And all ,is 'orks go on like this from year to year forever, and all the tasks 'hich they accomplish for ,im, and their tasks change not, b(t according as God has ordained so is it done) . And see ho' the sea and the rivers in like manner accomplish and change not their tasks from ,is commandments):
9(t yo( have changed yo(r 'orks, and have not done according to his command, and transgressed against him< and have spoken ha(ghty and harsh 'ords, 'ith yo(r imp(re mo(ths, against his ma7esty, for yo(r heart is hard) =o( 'ill have no peace)
Therefore yo( 'ill c(rse yo(r days, And the years of yo(r life 'ill perish, And the years of yo(r destr(ction 'ill be m(ltiplied in an eternal c(rse, And yo( 'ill find no mercy)
+n those days yo( 'ill make yo(r names an eternal c(rse to all the righteo(s, And by yo( 'ill all 'ho c(rse, c(rse,
And all the sinners and godless 'ill invoke evil (pon yo(, ! And for yo(, the godless, there 'ill be a c(rse)
And all the righteo(s 'ill re7oice, And there 'ill be forgiveness of sins, And every mercy and peace and patience* There 'ill be salvation to them, a 'onderf(l light)
And for all of yo( sinners, there 'ill be no salvation, 9(t on yo( all 'ill abide a c(rse) ! 9(t for the elect there 'ill be light, 7oy, and peace, And they 'ill inherit the Earth) And then the gift of 'isdom 'ill be presented to the elect, And they 'ill all live and never again sin, either thro(gh (ngodliness or thro(gh pride* 9(t they 'ho are 'ise 'ill be h(mble)
And they 'ill not again transgress, >or 'ill they sin all the days of their life, >or 'ill they die of (the divine" anger or 'rath, 9(t they 'ill complete the n(mber of the days of their life)
And their lives 'ill be increased in peace, And the years of their 7oy 'ill be m(ltiplied, +n eternal gladness and peace, All the days of their life) #$hapter 6& +t happened 'hen the children of men had m(ltiplied, that in those days 'ere born to 2 them bea(tif(l and attractive da(ghters) And the 'atchers, the children of the heaven, sa' and l(sted after them, and said to one another* ?$ome, let (s choose 'ives from among the children of men . and father children): 1em7a5a, 'ho 'as their leader, said to them* ?+ fear yo( 'ill not / indeed follo' thro(gh 'ith this deed, and + alone 'ill have to pay the penalty of a great sin): They all ans'ered him and said* ?@et (s all s'ear an oath, and all bind o(rselves by a m(t(al c(rse 2 not to abandon this plan b(t to follo' thro(gh 'ith it): Then they all s'ore together and bo(nd themselves 6 by a m(t(al c(rse (pon it) They 'ere a total of t'o h(ndred< 'ho descended in the days of Jared on the s(mmit of 0o(nt ,ermon, and they called it 0o(nt ,ermon beca(se they had s'orn ! and bo(nd themselves by a m(t(al c(rse (pon it) These are the names of their leaders* 1em7a5a, their leader, Araklba, Aameel, Kokabel, Tamlel, Aamlel, Banel, E5e4eel, 9ara4i7al, 8 A5a5el, Armaros, 9atarel, Ananel, Ca4iel, 1amsapeel, 1atarel, T(rel, 1hamsiel, 1ariel) These are the leaders of the gro(ps of ten< they and their lie(tenants, and the remainder 'ere all 'ith them)
#$hapter !& All the others together 'ith them took for themselves 'ives, of all that they chose, and they began to cohabitate 'ith them and to defile themselves 'ith them, They ta(ght them charms 2 and enchantments, and the c(tting of roots, and made them ac4(ainted 'ith plants) They . became pregnant, and they gave birth to great giants, 'hose height 'as
see ho' the so(ls of those 'ho have died are crying and making their s(it to the gates of heaven. and reptiles. shields. and po'er over all things have =o(* and all things are naked and open in =o(r sight. and cover his face that he may 6. and became corr(pt in all their 'ays) 1em7a5a ta(ght enchantments. and 6 fish. and =o( do not say to (s 'hat 'e are to do to them in regard to these): % #$hapter % & Then said the 0ost . and cover him 'ith darkness. and let him abide there forever.oly and Great -ne spoke. and the bea(tifying of the eyelids. and God of the ages. and drink the blood) Then the Earth laid acc(sation against the la'less ones) #$hapter 8& A5a5el ta(ght men to make s'ords. ornaments. Aaphael. saying. and rootDc(ttings. and =o(r name holy and glorio(s and blessed to all the agesH =o( have made all things. the so(ls of men make their s(it. the giants t(rned against 2 them and devo(red mankind) And they began to sin against birds. 1hamsiel the signs of the s(n. cried o(t< and their voice reached to heaven) % #$hapter . ?Armaros the resolving of enchantments. the throne of =o(r glory (stands" to all the generations of the 2 ages. F9ring o(r ca(se / before the 0ost . and bracelets. and sent Eriel to the son of @amech. and beasts.ide yo(rselfHG and reveal to him the end that is approaching* that the 'hole Earth 'ill be destroyed. and 1ariel the co(rse of the moon) And men.three tho(sand ells< 'ho cons(med / all the ac4(isitions of men) And 'hen men co(ld no longer s(stain them. Eriel.! not see light) And on the day of the great 7(dgment he 'ill be cast into the fire) And heal the Earth 'hich the angels have % 4 . and all la'lessness being done (pon the Earth) And they said one to another* ?The Earth made 'itho(t inhabitant cries the voice of their crying (p to the gates of heaven) . and they . Ara4iel the signs of the Earth. and their lamentations have ascended* and cannot cease beca(se of the la'less deeds 'hich are %% done on the Earth) And =o( kno' all things before they come to pass. 'omen. (pon the 'hole Earth. being destroyed.igh. and a del(ge is abo(t to come . and all 2 coloring tinct(res) And there arose m(ch godlessness) They acted le'dly. E5e4eel the kno'ledge of the clo(ds. and the 'hole Earth has thereby been filled 'ith blood and (nrighteo(sness) And no'.igh)G And they said to the @ord of the ages* ?@ord of lords. the . the (se of antimony. and =o( see these things and =o( s(ffer them. the holy ones of heaven. and Gabriel looked do'n from heaven and sa' m(ch blood being 2 shed (pon the Earth.& And then 0ichael. 'ho has ta(ght all (nrighteo(sness on Earth and revealed the eternal secrets 'hich 'ere (preserved" in heaven. to 'hom =o( have given a(thority to bear r(le over his associates) And they have gone to the da(ghters of men (pon the Earth. and made kno'n to them the metals of the Earth and the art of 'orking them. and have defiled themselves. and breastplates. God of gods. committed fornication. 'hich ! men 'ere striving to learn* And 1em7a5a. and =o( see all 6 things. and to devo(r one another:s flesh. knives. 'ere led astray. and 'ill destroy all that is on it) And no' instr(ct him that he may escape / and his seed may be preserved for all the generations of the 'orld): Again the @ord said to Aaphael* ?9ind A5a5el hand and foot. and cast him into the darkness* and make an opening 2 in the desert. Kokabel the constellations. and all kinds of costly stones. and have slept 'ith the . 2 and said to him* ?Go to >oah and tell him in my name F. 'hich is in B(dael. 9ara4i7al (ta(ght" astrology. and cast him in there) And place (pon him ro(gh and 7agged rocks. King of kings. and nothing can hide itself from =o() =o( see 'hat A5a5el has done. and revealed to them all kinds of sins) And the 'omen have % borne giants. And no' to yo(.
and they 'ill plant vines on it* and the vine 'hich they plant on it 'ill yield 'ine in ab(ndance. bind 1em7a5a and his associates 'ho have (nited themselves 'ith 'omen so as to have defiled themselves %2 'ith them in all their (ncleanness) And 'hen their sons have slain one another. and from all sin. and all nations 22 'ill offer adoration and 'ill praise 0e. and from all torment. beca(se %6 they have 'ronged mankind) Bestroy all 'rong from the face of the Earth and let every evil 'ork come to an end* and let the plant of righteo(sness and tr(th appear* and it 'ill prove a blessing< the 'orks of righteo(sness and tr(th: 'ill be planted in tr(th and 7oy forever) And then. and from all p(nishment. and from all godlessness* and all the (ncleanness that is done (pon the Earth 2% destroy from off the Earth) And all the children of men 'ill become righteo(s.corr(pted. be f(ll of blessing) And all desirable trees 'ill be planted on it. and 'ill all be planted 'ith trees and %. and as for all the seed 'hich is so'n on it each meas(re (of it" 'ill bear a tho(sand. and from all sin. so as to send 2 them do'n (pon the Earth over the 'ork and labor of the children of men) And tr(th and peace 'ill be associated together thro(gho(t all the days of the 'orld and thro(gho(t all the generations of men): % #$hapter %2& 9efore these things Enoch 'as hidden. and his days 'ere 'ith the holy ones) . and from all (nrighteo(sness. all the righteo(s 'ill escape. and 'here he abode. and against the children of fornication* and destroy #the children of fornication and& the children of the 3atchers from among men #and ca(se them to go o(t&* send them one against the other that they may destroy each other in % battle* for length of days 'ill they not have) And no re4(est that they (i)e) their fathers" make of yo( 'ill be granted to their fathers on their behalf< for they hope to live an eternal life. forever and ever is f(lfilled) +n those days they 'ill be led off to the abyss of fire* and %/ to the torment and the prison in 'hich they 'ill be confined forever) And 'hosoever 'ill be condemned and destroyed 'ill from then on be bo(nd together 'ith them to the end of all %2 generations) And destroy all the spirits of the reprobate and the children of the 3atchers. that they may heal the plag(e. and no one of the children of men kne' 'here he 'as 2 hidden. and 'hat had become of him) And his activities had to do 'ith the 3atchers. And all the days of their yo(th and their old age 3ill they complete in peace) %! And then 'ill the 'hole Earth be tilled in righteo(sness. and + 'ill never again send (them" (pon it from generation to generation and forever) %8 #$hapter %%& And in those days + 'ill open the store chambers of blessing 'hich are in the heaven. and %% that each one of them 'ill live five h(ndred years): And the @ord said to 0ichael* ?Go. (ntil the 7(dgment that is %. and all 'ill 'orship 0e) And the Earth 'ill be cleansed from all defilement. and that all the children of men may not perish thro(gh all the secret things that the 8 3atchers have disclosed and have ta(ght their sons) And the 'hole Earth has been corr(pted . and each meas(re of olives 'ill yield 2 ten presses of oil) And cleanse yo( the Earth from all oppression. And + Enoch 'as blessing the % 5 . bind them fast for seventy generations in the valleys of the Earth. (ntil the day of their 7(dgment and of their cons(mmation. And 'ill live (ntil they give birth to tho(sands of children. and proclaim the healing of the Earth. thro(gh the 'orks that 'ere ta(ght by A5a5el* to him ascribe all sin): And to Gabriel said the @ord* ?Iroceed against the bastards and the reprobates. and they have seen the destr(ction of their beloved ones.
+ came to them. the vision ca(sed me to fly and lifted me (p'ard. The m(rder of their beloved ones 'ill they see. and visions fell do'n (pon me. b(t they 'ill fall before ! yo( by the s'ord) And yo(r petition on their behalf 'ill not be granted. and they 'ere all afraid. and of the reprimand of the eternal 3atchers in accordance 2 'ith the command of the . nor yet on yo(r o'n* even tho(gh yo( 'eep and pray and speak all the 'ords contained in the 'riting 'hich + have 8 'ritten) And the vision 'as sho'n to me in this 'ay* -bserve. the children of heaven) + 'rote o(t yo(r petition. and a voice came bidding (me" + to tell it to the sons of heaven. and in bonds of the Earth the decree 6 has gone o(t to bind yo( for all the days of the 'orld) And (that" previo(sly yo( 'ill have seen the destr(ction of yo(r beloved sons and yo( 'ill have no pleas(re in them. and in my vision it appeared like this.oly Great -ne in that vision) + sa' in my sleep 'hat + 'ill no' say 'ith a tong(e of flesh and 'ith the breath of my mo(th* 'hich the Great -ne has given to men to . and 'ill make s(pplication to eternity. to the so(th of the 'est of . in the land of Ban. and delivered me into heaven) And + 'ent in (ntil + dre' near to a 'all 'hich is b(ilt of crystals and s(rro(nded by tong(es of fire* and it began to affright % me) And + % 6 . that yo(r petition 'ill not be granted to yo( thro(gho(t all the days of eternity. 'eeping in % ?Abels7ail. and the co(rse of the stars and the lightning sped and accelerated me. and that 7(dgment 2 has been finally passed (pon yo(* yea (yo(r petition" 'ill not be granted to yo() And from no' on yo( 'ill not ascend into heaven to all eternity. and to reprimand the heavenly 3atchers) % 2 #$hapter %/& The book of the 'ords of righteo(sness. and have done as the children of Earth do. in the vision clo(ds invited me and a mist s(mmoned me. 'ith their faces covered) And + reco(nted before them all the visions 'hich + had seen in sleep. and beca(se of all the 'orks of godlessness .@ord of ma7esty and the King of the ages. and the 'inds in . and the prayer in regard to their spirits and their deeds individ(ally and in regard to their ! re4(ests that they sho(ld have forgiveness and length) And + 'ent off and sat do'n at the 'aters of Ban. converse 'ith and (nderstand 'ith the heart) As . declare to the 3atchers of the heaven 'ho have left the high heaven. and (nrighteo(sness and sin 'hich yo( have sho'n to men): Then + 'ent and spoke to them all / together. and they 'ere all sitting gathered together. 'hich is bet'een @ebanon and 1eneser. the holy eternal place. yo( 'ill have no peace* a severe sentence has gone o(t against yo( to p(t yo( in bonds* And yo( 'ill not have toleration nor re4(est granted to yo(.im" nor lift (p their 6 eyes to heaven for shame of their sins for 'hich they had been condemned) Then + 'rote o(t their petition. and + sa' visions of p(nishment.& And Enoch 'ent and said* ?A5a5el. go. and reprimand them) . and have taken to themselves 2 'ives* F=o( have bro(ght great destr(ction on the Earth* And yo( 'ill have no peace nor forgiveness 6 of sin* and beca(se they delight themselves in their children. and + began to speak the 'ords of righteo(sness. yo( scribe of righteo(sness. b(t mercy and peace 'ill yo( not attain)G #$hapter %. and loH the 3atchers / called me DEnoch the scribeD and said to me* ?Enoch.e has created and given to man the po'er of (nderstanding the 'ord of 'isdom.ermon* + read their petition (ntil + fell 8 asleep) And a dream came to me. and fear and trembling sei5ed them) And they begged me to dra' (p a petition for them that they might find forgiveness.e created me also and given me the po'er of reprimanding / the 3atchers. And 'hen + a'aked. and have defiled themselves 'ith 'omen. so has . and over the destr(ction of their children 'ill they lament. beca(se of the (nrighteo(sness 'hich yo( have ta(ght. and to read their petition in the presence 2 of the @ord of heaven) Jor from then on they co(ld not speak ('ith .
and on the Earth 'ill be their d'elling) Evil spirits have proceeded from their bodies< beca(se they are born from men and from the holy 3atchers is their beginning and primal origin< % they 'ill be evil spirits on Earth.e ans'ered and said to me. in heaven is their d'elling) 8 And no'. living the eternal life. in heaven 'ill be their d'elling. and defiled yo(rselves 'ith the da(ghters of men and taken to yo(rselves 'ives. and eternal heaven. and its gro(nd'ork 'as %% of crystal) +ts ceiling 'as like the path of the stars and the lightning. and its %. and bet'een them 'ere %2 fiery cher(bim. and the 'heels of it as the shining s(n.is attire shone more brightly than the s(n and 2% 'as 'hiter than any sno') >one of the angels co(ld enter and co(ld see . and fathered giants (as yo(r" sonsK And tho(gh yo( 'ere holy. b(t as for the spirits of the Earth 'hich 'ere born (pon the Earth. that nothing might be 'anted by them on Earth) 9(t yo( 'ere formerly ! spirit(al. and hear my 'ord): And one of the holy ones came to me and 'aked me. say to the 3atchers of heaven.im* ten tho(sand times 2. Enoch. + fell (pon my face) And + sa' a vision. and 'ork destr(ction on the Earth. the Earth. and ca(se tro(ble* they take no food. and it 'as hot as fire and cold as ice* there %/ 'ere no delights of life in there* fear covered me. and done like the children / of Earth. and ca(se offences) And these spirits 'ill rise (p against the children of men and against the 'omen. And loH there 'as a second ho(se. and not men . living the eternal life. and their heaven 'as (clear as" 'ater) A flaming fire s(rro(nded the 'alls. and the entire portal stood open before me. ten tho(sand (stood" before . and a great fire stood before . and none aro(nd co(ld dra' near . greater %6 than the former. 22 Enoch.im did not leave by night nor depart from . destroy.'ent into the tong(es of fire and dre' near to a large ho(se 'hich 'as b(ilt of crystals* and the 'alls of the ho(se 'ere like a tessellated floor (made" of crystals. and said to me* ?$ome here. cher(bim) And from (nderneath the throne came streams of flaming fire so that + co(ld not look 2 at it) And the Great Glory sat on it. the giants.e needed no co(nselor) And the most holy ones 'ho 'ere 2/ near to . and have fathered (children" 'ith the blood of flesh. 'ill be called evil spirits (pon .is voice* ?Jear not. as the children of men. and . and evil spirits 'ill they be called) #As for the spirits of heaven. and lain 'ith 'omen. and. on the Earth 'ill be their d'elling)& And the spirits of the giants afflict. and its ceiling also 'as flaming fire) And + looked and sa' in there a lofty throne* its appearance 'as as crystal.is face beca(se 22 of the magnificence and glory and no flesh co(ld look (pon .im) The flaming fire 'as ro(nd abo(t . holy. yo( have defiled yo(rselves 'ith the blood of 'omen. and trembling got hold (pon me) And as + 4(aked %2 and trembled. spirit(al.im. b(t nevertheless %2 h(nger and thirst.is o'n mo(th.e made me rise (p and approach the door* and + bo'ed my face do'n'ards) #$hapter %2& And . and above it 'ere lightning and the path %8 of the stars. and immortal for all generations of the 'orld) And therefore + have not appointed 'ives for yo(< for as for the spirit(al ones of the heaven. yo( righteo(s 2 man and scribe of righteo(sness* approach here and hear my voice) And go. and it 'as b(ilt of flames of fire) And in every respect it so excelled in splendor and magnificence and extent that + cannot describe to %! yo( its splendor and its extent) And its floor 'as of fire. attack. 'ho have sent yo( to intercede for them* F=o( sho(ld intercedeG for men. and there 'as the vision of %. and . and + heard . and father 6 children by them. 'ho are prod(ced from the spirits and flesh. oppress.im) And (ntil then + had been prostrate on my face. yet . trembling* and the @ord called me 'ith . do battle.im. beca(se they have proceeded from them) % #$hapter %6& 7 . have l(sted after flesh and blood as those also do 'ho die 2 and perish) Therefore + have given them 'ives also that they might impregnate them. for yo(* Jor 'hat reason have yo( left the high. portals bla5ed 'ith fire) And + entered into that ho(se.im.
Jrom the days of the sla(ghter and destr(ction and death of the giants, from the so(ls of 'hose flesh the spirits, having gone o(t, 'ill destroy 'itho(t inc(rring 7(dgment Dlike this 'ill they destroy (ntil the day of the cons(mmation, the great 7(dgment in 'hich the age 'ill be 2 concl(ded, over the 3atchers and the godless, yea, 'ill be completely ended)G And no' as to the 'atchers 'ho have sent yo( to intercede for them, 'ho had been aforetime in heaven, (say . to them"* F=o( have been in heaven, b(t all the mysteries had not yet been revealed to yo(, and yo( kne' 'orthless ones, and these in the hardness of yo(r hearts yo( have made kno'n to the 'omen, and thro(gh these mysteries 'omen and men 'ork m(ch evil on Earth)G / 1ay to them therefore* F =o( have no peace)G?
#$hapter %!& And they took and bro(ght me to a place in 'hich those 'ho 'ere there 'ere like flaming fire, 2 and, 'hen they 'ished, they appeared as men) And they bro(ght me to the place of darkness, and to a mo(ntain the point of 'hose s(mmit reached to heaven) And + sa' the places of the l(minaries and the treas(ries of the stars and of the th(nder and in the (ttermost depths, 'here 'ere / a fiery bo' and arro's and their 4(iver, and a fiery s'ord and all the lightning) And they took 2 me to the living 'aters, and to the fire of the 'est, 'hich receives every setting of the s(n) And + came to a river of fire in 'hich the fire flo's like 'ater and discharges itself into the great sea to'ards 6 the 'est) + sa' the great rivers and came to the great river and to the great darkness, and 'ent ! to the place 'here no flesh 'alks) + sa' the mo(ntains of the darkness of 'inter and the place 8 from 'here all the 'aters of the deep flo') + sa' the mo(ths of all the rivers of the Earth and the mo(th of the deep)
#$hapter %8& + sa' the treas(ries of all the 'inds* + sa' ho' ,e had f(rnished 'ith them the 'hole creation 2 and the firm fo(ndations of the Earth) And + sa' the cornerDstone of the Earth* + sa' the fo(r . 'inds 'hich bear #the Earth and& the firmament of the heaven) And + sa' ho' the 'inds stretch o(t the va(lts of heaven, and have their station bet'een heaven and Earth* these are the pillars / of the heaven) + sa' the 'inds of heaven 'hich t(rn and bring the circ(mference of the s(n and 2 all the stars to their setting) + sa' the 'inds on the Earth carrying the clo(ds* + sa' the paths 6 of the angels) + sa' at the end of the Earth the firmament of the heaven above) And + proceeded and sa' a place 'hich b(rns day and night, 'here there are seven mo(ntains of magnificent stones, ! three to'ards the east, and three to'ards the so(th) And as for those to'ards the east, 'as of colored stone, and one of pearl, and one of 7acinth, and those to'ards the so(th of red stone) 8 9(t the middle one reached to heaven like the throne of God, of alabaster, and the s(mmit of the ;,% throne 'as of sapphire) And + sa' a flaming fire) And beyond these mo(ntains +s a region the end of the great Earth* there the heavens 'ere completed) And + sa' a deep abyss, 'ith col(mns of heavenly fire, and among them + sa' col(mns of fire fall, 'hich 'ere beyond meas(re alike to'ards %2 the height and to'ards the depth) And beyond that abyss + sa' a place 'hich had no firmament of the heaven above, and no firmly fo(nded Earth beneath it* there 'as no 'ater (pon it, and no %. birds, b(t it 'as a 'aste and horrible place) + sa' there seven stars like great b(rning mo(ntains, %/ and to me, 'hen + in4(ired regarding them, The angel said* ?This place is the end of heaven and Earth* this has become a prison for the stars and the host of heaven) And the stars 'hich roll over the fire are they 'hich have transgressed the commandment of the @ord in the beginning of %6 their rising, beca(se they did not come o(t at their appointed times) And ,e 'as 'roth 'ith them, and bo(nd them (ntil the time 'hen their g(ilt sho(ld be ended (even" for ten tho(sand years):
#$hapter %;& And Eriel said to me* ?,ere 'ill stand the angels 'ho have connected themselves 'ith 'omen, and their spirits ass(ming many different forms are defiling mankind and 'ill lead them astray into sacrificing to demons as gods, (here 'ill they stand," (ntil the day of the great 7(dgment in 2 'hich they 'ill be 7(dged (ntil they are made an end of) And the 'omen also of the angels 'ho . 'ent astray 'ill become sirens): And +, Enoch, alone sa' the vision, the ends of all things* and no man 'ill see as + have seen)
#$hapter 2 &
And these are the names of the holy angels 'ho 'atch) Eriel, one of the holy angels, 'ho is . over the 'orld and over Tartar(s) Aaphael, one of the holy angels, 'ho is over the spirits of men) /,2 Aag(el, one of the holy angels 'ho takes vengeance on the 'orld of the l(minaries) 0ichael, one 6 of the holy angels, to 'it, he that is set over the best part of mankind and over chaos) 1ara4ael, ! one of the holy angels, 'ho is set over the spirits, 'ho sin in the spirit) Gabriel, one of the holy 8 angels, 'ho is over Iaradise and the serpents and the $her(bim) Aemiel, one of the holy angels, 'hom God set over those 'ho rise) #$hapter 2%&
And + proceeded to 'here things 'ere chaotic) And + sa' there something horrible* + sa' neither . a heaven above nor a firmly fo(nded Earth, b(t a place chaotic and horrible) And there + sa' / seven stars of the heaven bo(nd together in it, like great mo(ntains and b(rning 'ith fire) Then 2 + said* ?Jor 'hat sin are they bo(nd, and on 'hat acco(nt have they been cast in hereK: Then said Eriel, one of the holy angels, 'ho 'as 'ith me, and 'as chief over them, and said* ?Enoch, 'hy 6 do yo( ask, and 'hy are yo( eager for the tr(thK These are of the n(mber of the stars of heaven, 'hich have transgressed the commandment of the @ord, and are bo(nd here (ntil ten tho(sand years, ! the time entailed by their sins, are completed): And from then on, + 'ent to another place, 'hich 'as still more horrible than the former, and + sa' a horrible thing* a great fire there 'hich b(rned and bla5ed, and the place 'as cleft as far as the abyss, being f(ll of great descending col(mns of 8 fire* neither its extent or magnit(de co(ld + see, nor co(ld + con7ect(re) Then + said* ?,o' ; fearf(l is the place and ho' terrible to look (ponH: Then Eriel ans'ered me, one of the holy angels 'ho 'as 'ith me, and said to me* ?Enoch, 'hy have yo( s(ch fear and affrightK: And % + ans'ered* ?9eca(se of this fearf(l place, and beca(se of the spectacle of the pain): And he said to me* ?This place is the prison of the angels, and here they 'ill be imprisoned forever): #$hapter 22& And then + 'ent to another place, a mo(ntain #and& of hard rock) 2 And there 'as in it fo(r hollo' places, deep and 'ide and very smooth) ,o' smooth are the hollo' places and deep and dark to look at) . Then Aaphael ans'ered, one of the holy angels 'ho 'as 'ith me, and said to me* ?These hollo' places have been created for this very p(rpose, that the spirits of the so(ls of the dead sho(ld / assemble in there, yea that all the so(ls of the children of men sho(ld assemble here) And these places have been made to receive them (ntil the day of their 7(dgment and (ntil their appointed period #(ntil the period appointed&, (ntil the great 7(dgment (comes" (pon them): + sa' (the spirit of" a dead man making s(it, 2 and his voice 'ent o(t to heaven and made s(it) And + asked Aaphael the angel 'ho 'as 6 'ith me, and + said to him* ?This spirit 'hich make s(it, 'hose is it, 'hose voice goes o(t and make s(it to heavenK: ! And he ans'ered me saying* ?This is the spirit 'hich 'ent o(t
from Abel, 'hom his brother $ain sle', and he makes his s(it against him (ntil his seed is destroyed from the face of the Earth, and his seed is annihilated from among the seed of men): 8 Then + asked regarding it, and regarding all the hollo' places* ?3hy is one separated from the otherK: ; And he ans'ered me and said to me* ?These three have been made that the spirits of the dead might be separated) And s(ch a division has been make (for" the spirits of the righteo(s, in 'hich there is the bright spring of % 'ater) And s(ch has been made for sinners 'hen they die and are b(ried in the Earth and 7(dgment has not been exec(ted on them in their %% lifetime) ,ere their spirits 'ill be set apart in this great pain (ntil the great day of 7(dgment and p(nishment and torment of those 'ho c(rse forever and retrib(tion for their spirits) There %2 ,e 'ill bind them forever) And s(ch a division has been made for the spirits of those 'ho make their s(it, 'ho make disclos(res concerning their destr(ction, 'hen they 'ere slain in the days %. of the sinners) 1(ch has been made for the spirits of men 'ho 'ere not righteo(s b(t sinners, 'ho 'ere complete in transgression, and of the transgressors they 'ill be companions* b(t their spirits 'ill not be slain in the day of 7(dgment nor 'ill they be raised from thence): %/ The + blessed the @ord of glory and said* ?9lessed be my @ord, the @ord of righteo(sness, 'ho r(les forever): #$hapter 2.&
Jrom there + 'ent to another place to the 'est of the ends of the Earth) And + sa' a b(rning . fire 'hich ran 'itho(t resting, and pa(sed not from its co(rse day or night b(t (ran" reg(larly) And / + asked saying* ?3hat is this 'hich rests notK: Then Aag(el, one of the holy angels 'ho 'as 'ith me, ans'ered me and said to me* ?This co(rse of fire 'hich yo( have seen is the fire in the 'est 'hich persec(tes all the l(minaries of heaven): #$hapter 2/& And from there + 'ent to another place of the Earth, and he sho'ed me a mo(ntain range of 2 fire 'hich b(rned day and night) And + 'ent beyond it and sa' seven magnificent mo(ntains all differing each from the other, and the stones (thereof" 'ere magnificent and bea(tif(l, magnificent as a 'hole, of glorio(s appearance and fair exterior* three to'ards the east, one fo(nded on the other, and three to'ards the so(th, one (pon the other, and deep ro(gh ravines, no one of 'hich . 7oined 'ith any other) And the seventh mo(ntain 'as in the midst of these, and it excelled them / in height, resembling the seat of a throne* and fragrant trees encircled the throne) And among them 'as a tree s(ch as + had never yet smelt, neither 'as any among them nor 'ere others like it* it had a fragrance beyond all fragrance, and its leaves and blooms and 'ood 'ither not forever* 2 and its fr(it is bea(tif(l, and its fr(it n resembles the dates of a palm) Then + said* ?,o' bea(tif(l is this tree, and fragrant, and its leaves are fair, and its blooms very delightf(l in appearance): 6 Then ans'ered 0ichael, one of the holy and honored angels 'ho 'as 'ith me, and 'as their leader)
#$hapter 22& And he said to me* ?Enoch, 'hy do yo( ask me regarding the fragrance of the tree, 2 and 'hy do yo( 'ish to learn the tr(thK: Then + ans'ered him saying* ?+ 'ish to . kno' abo(t everything, b(t especially abo(t this tree): And he ans'ered saying* ?This high mo(ntain 'hich yo( have seen, 'hose s(mmit is like the throne of God, is ,is throne, 'here the ,oly Great -ne, the @ord of Glory, the Eternal King, 'ill sit, 'hen ,e 'ill come do'n to visit / the Earth 'ith goodness) And as for this fragrant tree no mortal is permitted to to(ch it (ntil the great 7(dgment, 'hen ,e 'ill take vengeance on all and bring (everything" to its cons(mmation 2 forever) +t 'ill then be given to the righteo(s and holy) +ts fr(it 'ill be for
is glory and la(ded . 'ill be their place of 7(dgment) +n the last days there 'ill be (pon them the spectacle of righteo(s 7(dgment in the presence of the righteo(s forever* here 'ill the godly bless the @ord of glory. 'ho has prepared s(ch things for the righteo(s. yea.im glorio(sly) % #$hapter 28& And then + 'ent to'ards the east.e has assigned them (their lot"): Then + blessed the @ord of Glory and set o(t .is glory speak hard things) . and a ravine deep and dry bet'een them* and another deep and dry ravine 'as at the extremities of the three mo(ntains) And all the ravines 'ere deep rand narro'. and + sa' a 'ilderness and it 'as solitary. into the midst of the mo(ntain range of the desert. 1(ch as yo(r fathers lived* 6 And in their days 'ill no sorro' or plag(e -r torment or calamity to(ch them): Then blessed + the God of Glory. above) A(shing like a copio(s 'aterco(rse #'hich flo'ed& to'ards the northD'est it ca(sed clo(ds and de' to ascend on every side) % 2 #$hapter 2. 'hich is entirely filled 'ith trees. + marveled very m(ch) % #$hapter 2!& Then said +* ?Jor 'hat ob7ect is this blessed land. And into the holy place 'ill they enter< And its fragrance 'ill be in their bones. and has created them and promised to give to them) ! #$hapter 26& And + 'ent from there to the middle of the Earth. and (nderneath the mo(ntain to the east there 'as a stream and it flo'ed to'ards the so(th) And + sa' to'ards the east another mo(ntain higher than this. and bet'een them a deep and narro' / ravine* in it also ran a stream (nderneath the mo(ntain) And to the 'est of it there 'as another mo(ntain. ans'ered and said* ?This acc(rsed valley is for those 'ho are acc(rsed forever* . they 'ill bless .ere 'ill all the acc(rsed be gathered together 'ho (tter 'ith their lips against the @ord (nseemly 'ords and of . and here . lo'er than the former and of small elevation. the Eternal King) Then 'ill they re7oice 'ith 7oy and be glad. to the temple of the @ord. the Eternal King. And they 'ill live a long life on Earth. f(ll of trees and plants) And 'ater g(shed o(t from .food to the elect* it 'ill be transplanted to the holy place. one of the holy angels 'ho 'as 'ith me. and this 2 acc(rsed valley bet'eenK: Then Eriel.& 11 . and + marveled at the ravine.ere 'ill they be gathered together. (being formed" of hard rock. and trees 'ere not planted (pon 6 them) And + marveled at the rocks. . the Eternal King) / +n the days of 7(dgment over the former.im for the mercy in accordance 'ith 2 'hich . and + sa' a blessed place in 'hich there 'ere 2 trees 'ith branches abiding and blooming #of a dismembered tree&) And there + sa' a holy mo(ntain.
'hich is named sarara and galban(m) And beyond these mo(ntains + sa' another mo(ntain to the east of the ends of the Earth. + co(nted the portals o(t of 'hich they proceed.2& And after these fragrant odors. have eaten. and ho' attractive is its lookH: Then Aaphael the holy angel. mastic and cinnamon and pepper) 2 And then + 'ent over the s(mmits of all these mo(ntains. inside there 'as a tree. their co(rses and their positions. far to'ards the east of the Earth. according to their n(mber and their names. and they learned 'isdom and their eyes 'ere opened. and the trees also 'ere similar to the almond tree) % #$hapter . and the tree of 'isdom 'hereof the may eat and kno' great 'isdom)) / That tree is in height like the fir. the color (K" of fragrant trees s(ch as the mastic) And on the sides of those valleys + sa' fragrant cinnamon) And beyond these + proceeded to the east) #$hapter . and each differed from the other< and (+ sa'" birds also differing in appearance and bea(ty and voice. 'ho 'as 'ith me.& And from there + 'ent to the ends of the Earth and sa' there great beasts. of each individ(al star by itself. fragrant trees. and . and there flo'ed o(t from 2 them nectar. 2 And beyond these. a valley (f(ll" of 'ater) And . 'hereon 'ere aloeDtrees. it smelt s'eeter than any fragrant odor) % #$hapter . and its leaves are like those of the $arob tree* and its fr(it 2 is like the cl(sters of the vine. ans'ered me and said* ?This is the tree of 'isdom. and among them 'ere groves of trees. and + sa' another place. 'ho 'ere before yo(./& 12 . and their la's and their companies) % #$hapter . and 'rote do'n all their o(tlets. as Eriel the holy angel 'ho 'as 'ith me sho'ed me) . and passed above the Aed sea and 'ent far from it. of s'eet spice.o' bea(tif(l is the tree.e sho'ed all things to me and 'rote them do'n for me* also their names he 'rote for me. and sa' beyond those trees many large trees gro'ing there and of 'onderf(l fragrance. as + looked to'ards the north over the mo(ntains + sa' seven mo(ntains f(ll of choice nard.%& And + sa' other mo(ntains. and they kne' that they 'ere naked and they 'ere driven o(t of the garden): % #$hapter . and passed over the angel Cotiel) . the one differing from the other) And to the east of those beasts + sa' the ends of the Earth 'hereon the heaven 2 rests. and their / times and their months.And then + 'ent to another place in the desert. of 'hich yo(r father old (in years" and yo(r aged mother. very bea(tif(l* and the fragrance of the tree penetrates afar) Then 6 + said* ?. + 'ent afar to the east. And + came to the Garden of Aighteo(sness. and all the trees 'ere f(ll . large and very bea(tif(l and glorio(s. and the portals of the heaven open) And + sa' ho' the stars of heaven come o(t. & %.. being like almondDtrees) And 'hen one b(rned it. and approached to the east of this mo(ntain 2 range) And there + sa' aromatic trees exhaling the fragrance of frankincense and myrrh.
6& And from there + 'ent to the so(th to the ends of the Earth. and they blo' 'ith violence) % #$hapter . the son of Enos.is 'ork and all . and sa' there three portals of the heaven open s(ch as + had seen in the east. de'. men of old time.is hands and bless . according to the good pleas(re of the @ord of 1pirits by 'hom the lot of 2 eternal life has been given to me) >o' three Iarables 'ere imparted to me. to sho' the greatness of .im forever) % Section 2. the same n(mber of portals.is creation* that they might see the 'ork of . And 'ill be driven from the face of the Earth* And 'hen the Aighteo(s -ne 'ill appear before the eyes of the righteo(s. 2 13 . . and + contin(ed to bless the @ord of Glory 'ho has done great and glorio(s 'onders. above them) Thro(gh each of these small portals pass the stars of heaven and r(n their co(rse to the 'est on the path 'hich is sho'n to them) And as often as + sa' + blessed al'ays the @ord of Glory. the son of Adam. frost. that they might praise .is might and praise the great 'ork of . 3hose elect 'orks hang (pon the @ord of 1pirits. and rain) And o(t of one portal they blo' for good* b(t 'hen they blo' thro(gh the other t'o portals. it is 'ith violence and affliction on the Earth. and 'ind) And from there + 'ent to the east to the ends of the heaven. Chapters 37-71 The Parables #$hapter . and sa' three open portals 2 of the heaven* and then there come de'. the vision of 'isdom D'hich Enoch the son of Jared. -ne 'hich + 'ill speak before the @ord of 1pirits) +t 'ere better to declare (them only" to the men of old time. the son of 1eth.!& The second vision 'hich he sa'. and sa' here the three eastern portals of heaven open and small portals .oly .ear. And sinners 'ill be 7(dged for their sins. and there + sa' a great and 2 glorio(s device at the ends of the 'hole Earth) And here + sa' three portals of heaven open in the heaven* thro(gh each of them proceed north 'inds* 'hen they blo' there is cold. and + lifted (p my voice and reco(nted them to those that d'ell on the Earth) % #$hapter .2& And from there + 'ent to'ards the 'est to the ends of the Earth. hail. And light 'ill appear to the righteo(s and the elect 'ho d'ell on the Earth. rain. the son 2 of 0ahalalel. and the same n(mber of o(tlets) % #$hapter . sno'.And from there + 'ent to'ards the north to the ends of the Earth. and see. the son of $ainan.8& % The first Iarable) 3hen the congregation of the righteo(s 'ill appear. sa') And this is the beginning of the 'ords of 'isdom 'hich + lifted (p my voice to speak and say to those 'hich d'ell on Earth* . b(t even from those that come after 'e 'ill not 'ithhold the beginning of 'isdom) / (ntil the present day s(ch 'isdom has never been given by the @ord of 1pirits as + have received according to my insight.is 'ork to the angels and to spirits and to men. yo( that come after. the 'ords of the .
im)& 8 There + 'ished to d'ell. And righteo(sness before . And mercy like de' (pon the Earth* +n this manner it is among them forever and ever) And in that place my eyes sa' the Elect -ne of righteo(sness and of faith. and elect) . #And (prightness 'ill never fail before . righteo(s.3here then 'ill be the d'elling of the sinners. And in those days a 'hirl'ind carried me off from the Earth. And the restingDplaces of the righteo(s) / . and books of dis4(iet and exp(lsion)& % 2 And mercy 'ill not be accorded to them. And set me do'n at the end of the heavens) And there + sa' another vision. And + sa' his d'ellingDplace (nder the 'ings of the @ord of 1pirits) And righteo(sness 'ill prevail in his days.ere my eyes sa' their d'ellings 'ith .is light to appear -n the face of the holy..im forever and ever) ! And all the righteo(s and elect before .& #And it 'ill come to pass in those days that elect and holy children 'ill descend from the high heaven. / Jrom that time those that possess the Earth 'ill no longer be po'erf(l and exalted* And they 'ill not be able to look (pon the face of the holy. 6 And their lips extol the name of the @ord of 1pirits.is righteo(s angels. And righteo(sness flo'ed before them as 'ater.im 'ill never fail. And their mo(th 'ill be f(ll of blessing. and their seed 'ill become one 'ith the children of men) And in those days Enoch received books of 5eal and 'rath.im 'ill be strong as fiery lights. And the godless driven from the presence of the righteo(s and elect. says the @ord of 1pirits) . And their restingDplaces 'ith the holy) 2 And they petitioned and interceded and prayed for the children of men. And my spirit longed for that d'ellingDplace* 14 . the d'ellingDplaces of the holy. And 'here the restingDplace of those 'ho have denied the @ord of 1piritsK +t had been good for them if they had not been born) 3hen the secrets of the righteo(s 'ill be revealed and the sinners 7(dged. Jor the @ord of 1pirits has ca(sed . Then 'ill the kings and the mighty perish And be given into the hands of the righteo(s and holy) 6 And from then on none 'ill seek for themselves mercy from the @ord of 1pirits Jor their life is at an end) 2 #$hapter . And the righteo(s and elect 'ill be 'itho(t n(mber before .
'ho is set over all the po'ers. and their stately orbit. and the clo(d of it hovers over the Earth from the 2 beginning of the 'orld) And + sa' the chambers of the s(n and moon. and their glorio(s ret(rn. and ho' they do not leave their orbit. and my eyes sa' there all the sinners being driven from there 'hich deny the name of the @ord of 1pirits. in accordance 'ith the oath by 'hich they 6 are bo(nd together) And first the s(n goes o(t and traverses his path according to the commandment ! of the @ord of 1pirits. 'ho is set over the repentance to hope of those 'ho inherit eternal life. and they keep faith 'ith each other. the mercif(l and longDs(ffering* and the second. and + learned their names* for the angel that 'ent 'ith me made kno'n to me their names. from 'here they proceed and 'hither they come again.im there is no ceasing) . And there my eyes sa' the secrets of the lightning and of the th(nder.im and bless and say* ?9lessed be =o(. different from those that sleep not. praise. is named Ihan(el): % And these are the fo(r angels of the @ord of 1pirits and the fo(r voices + heard in those days) % #$hapter /%& And after that + sa' all the secrets of the heavens. the chamber of the mist. and ho' the 2 actions of men are 'eighed in the balance) And there + sa' the mansions of the elect and the mansions of the holy. 'ho stood before the @ord of 1pirits) And on the fo(r sides of the @ord of 1pirits + sa' fo(r presences. is Aaphael* and the third. is the @ord of 1pirits* . and extol. + sa' a m(ltit(de 2 beyond n(mber and reckoning.e has destined me for blessing and glory according to the good pleas(re of the @ord of % 1pirits) Jor a long time my eyes regarded that place. spirits)G And here my eyes sa' all those 'ho sleep not* they stand before .e be blessed from the beginning and in the f(t(re) And before . beca(se .im and praised . and + blessed . +n those days + praised and extolled the name of the @ord of 1pirits 'ith blessings and praises. saying* ?9lessed is . Jor so has it been established concerning me before the @ord of 1pirits) . saying* F. and of the clo(ds. 'ho is set over all the diseases and all the 'o(nds of the children of men. and ho' one is s(perior to the other.e fills the Earth 'ith .e.2 The first voice blesses the @ord of 1pirits forever and ever) And the second voice + heard blessing 6 the Elect -ne and the elect ones 'ho hang (pon the @ord of 1pirits) And the third voice + heard pray and intercede for those 'ho d'ell on the Earth and s(pplicate in the name of the @ord of 1pirits) ! And + heard the fo(rth voice fending off the 1atans and forbidding them to come before the @ord 8 of 1pirits to acc(se them 'ho d'ell on the Earth) After that + asked the angel of peace 'ho 'ent 'ith me. is Gabriel* and the fo(rth.e kno's before the 'orld 'as created 'hat is forever and 'hat 'ill be from %2 generation to generation) Those 'ho sleep not bless =o(* they stand before =o(r glory and bless.oly. ho' they are divided to blo' over the Earth. and they add nothing to their orbit and they take nothing from it. and blessed be the name of the @ord forever and ever): And my face 'as changed< for + co(ld no longer see) #$hapter / & And after that + sa' tho(sands of tho(sands and ten tho(sand times ten tho(sand. 'ho sho'ed me everything that is hidden* ?3ho are these fo(r presences 'hich + have . and being dragged off* and they co(ld not abide beca(se of the p(nishment 'hich proceeds from the @ord of 1pirits) . seen and 'hose 'ords + have heard and 'ritten do'nK: And he said to me* ?This first is 0ichael. and ho' the kingdom is divided. and there / + sa' from 'here they proceed in that place and from 'here they sat(rate the d(sty Earth) And there + sa' closed chambers o(t of 'hich the 'inds are divided.im. and the secrets of the clo(ds and de'. and sho'ed me all the hidden things) . and may . holy. % 15 . and the secrets of the 'inds.And there heretofore has been my portion. the chamber of the hail and 'inds. And + heard the voices of those fo(r presences as they (ttered praises before the @ord of glory) /. holy.
#$hapter /2& 3isdom fo(nd no place 'here she might d'ell< Then a d'ellingDplace 'as assigned her in the heavens) % 3isdom 'ent o(t to make her d'elling among the children of men. and + sa' ho' . and (ho'" they keep faith 'ith each other) And + asked the angel 'ho 'ent / 'ith me 'ho sho'ed me 'hat 'as hidden* ?3hat are theseK: And he said to me* ?The @ord of 1pirits has sho'ed yo( their parabolic meaning (lit) ?their parable:"* these are the names of the holy 'ho d'ell on the Earth and believe in the name of the @ord of 1pirits forever and ever): % #$hapter //& Also another phenomenon + sa' in regard to the lightning* ho' some of the stars arise and become lightning and cannot part 'ith their ne' form) 16 . and she accomplishes the co(rse of her path in that place by day and by nightDthe one holding a position opposite to the other before the @ord of 1pirits) And they give thanks and praise and rest not< Jor to them is their thanksgiving rest) 8 Jor the s(n changes oft for a blessing or a c(rse. . and ho' their revol(tion prod(ces lightning* and (+ sa'" their revol(tion according to the . And strengthened the spirits of the righteo(s.im) And + sa' ho' they are 'eighed in a righteo(s balance according to their proportions of light* (+ sa'" the 'idth of their spaces and the day of their appearing. n(mber of the angels. As rain in a desert And de' on a thirsty land) #$hapter /.and mighty is .e 7(dges them all before . And fo(nd no d'ellingDplace* 2 3isdom ret(rned to her place. 3ho made a separation bet'een the light and the darkness. +n the name of .e appoints a 7(dge for them all and .im) . And took her seat among the angels) And (nrighteo(sness 'ent o(t from her chambers* 3hom she so(ght not she fo(nd.e called them all by their 2 names and they listened to .& And + sa' other lightning and the stars of heaven. And d'elt 'ith them.is righteo(sness) Jor no angel hinders and no po'er is able to hinder< for . And divided the spirits of men.is name forever and ever) And after that + sa' the hidden and the visible path of the moon. And the co(rse of the path of the moon is light to the righteo(s And darkness to the sinners in the name of the @ord.
% 9eca(se the @ord of 1pirits has chosen him. And their places of rest 'ill be inn(merable) . and from 'here he 'as. 3ith 'hom d'ells righteo(sness. 1on of 0an. And those 'ho have called (pon 0y glorio(s name* / Then 'ill + ca(se 0y Elect -ne to d'ell among them) And + 'ill transform the heaven and make it an eternal blessing and light 2 And + 'ill transform the Earth and make it a blessing* And + 'ill ca(se 0y elect ones to d'ell (pon it* 9(t the sinners and evilDdoers 'ill not set foot on it) Jor + have provided and satisfied 'ith peace 0y righteo(s ones And have ca(sed them to d'ell before 0e* 6 9(t for the sinners there is 7(dgment impending 'ith 0e. (and" 'hy he 'ent 'ith the . 1o that + 'ill destroy them from the face of the Earth) #$hapter /6& And there + sa' -ne 'ho had a head of days. And . #And the strong from their thrones& / 17 .ead of BaysK And he ans'ered and said to me* This is the son of 0an 'ho has righteo(sness. And 'ith . And on the Earth they 'ill not come* 1(ch 'ill be the lot of the sinners 3ho have denied the name of the @ord of 1pirits.im 'as another being 'hose co(ntenance had the appearance of a man. And his face 'as f(ll of gracio(sness. like one of the holy angels) 2 And + asked the angel 'ho 'ent 'ith me and sho'ed me all the hidden things. concerning that . 3ho are therefore preserved for the day of s(ffering and trib(lation) 2 -n that day 0y Elect -ne 'ill sit on the throne of glory And 'ill try their 'orks.#$hapter /2& And this is the second Iarable concerning those 'ho deny the name of the d'elling of the holy ones and the @ord of 1pirits) % And into the heaven they 'ill not ascend. And 'ho reveals all the treas(res of that 'hich is hidden. And their so(ls 'ill gro' strong 'ithin them 'hen they see 0y Elect -nes. And 'hose lot has the preDeminence before the @ord of 1pirits in (prightness forever) And this 1on of 0an 'hom yo( have seen 3ill raise (p the kings and the mighty from their seats. 'ho he 'as.is head 'as 'hite like 'ool.
And they 'ill have no hope of rising from their beds. And the hearts of the holy 'ere filled 'ith 7oy< 9eca(se the n(mber of the righteo(s had been offered.im. And their po'er rests (pon their riches. And they deny the name of the @ord of 1pirits.ead of Bays 'hen . And the blood of the righteo(s from the Earth before the @ord of 1pirits) % +n those days the holy ones 'ho d'ell above in the heavens 3ill (nite 'ith one voice And s(pplicate and pray #and praise.igh&.e seated himself (pon the throne of .is host 'hich is in heaven above and . And the blood of the righteo(s been re4(ired before the @ord of 1pirits) / #$hapter /8& 18 . And the books of the living 'ere opened before .is co(nselors stood before . And give thanks and bless the name of the @ord of 1pirits -n behalf of the blood of the righteo(s 'hich has been shed. >or h(mbly ackno'ledge from 'here the kingdom 'as presented to them) 6 And he 'ill p(t do'n the co(ntenance of the strong.is congregations. And that the prayer of the righteo(s may not be in vain before the @ord of 1pirits. And break the teeth of the sinners) #And he 'ill p(t do'n the kings from their thrones and kingdoms& 9eca(se they do not extol and praise . And 'alk (pon the Earth and d'ell (pon it) And all their deeds manifest (nrighteo(sness. 9eca(se they do not extol the name of the @ord of 1pirits) And these are they 'ho 7(dge the stars of heaven.is glory.im* And all . And the prayer of the righteo(s had been heard. And 'ill fill them 'ith shame) 2 And darkness 'ill be their d'elling. And 'orms 'ill be their bed. That 7(dgment may be done to them.And 'ill loosen the reins of the strong. And the faithf(l 'ho hang (pon the name of the @ord of 1pirits) 8 #$hapter /!& And in those days 'ill have ascended the prayer of the righteo(s.im. And that they may not have to s(ffer forever) 2 +n those days + sa' the . ! And they persec(te the ho(ses of . . #And raise their hands against the 0ost . And their faith is in the gods 'hich they have made 'ith their hands.
And before them they 'ill fall and not rise again* And there 'ill be no one to take them 'ith his hands and raise them* Jor they have denied the @ord of 1pirits and . . And no trace of them 'ill any more be fo(nd) 8 And on the day of their affliction there 'ill be rest on the Earth. 9eca(se they have hated and despised this 'orld of (nrighteo(sness. . And glory fails not before him forever) Jor he is mighty in all the secrets of righteo(sness. And he 'ill be the light of the Gentiles. before the s(n and the signs 'ere created.im.ead of Bays) % =ea. And (nrighteo(sness 'ill disappear as a shado'. And 'ere filled 'ith 'isdom. And the hope of those 'ho are tro(bled of heart) / All 'ho d'ell on Earth 'ill fall do'n and 'orship before him. 9efore the creation of the 'orld and in the f(t(re) 6 And the 'isdom of the @ord of 1pirits has revealed him to the holy and righteo(s< Jor he has preserved the lot of the righteo(s. And his name before the . And according to his good pleas(re has it been in regard to their life) ! +n these days do'ncast in co(ntenance 'ill the kings of the Earth have become.is name 'as named before the @ord of 1pirits) .& l Jor 'isdom is po(red o(t like 'ater. And their d'ellings 'ere 'ith the righteo(s and holy and elect) 2 And at that ho(r that 1on of 0an 'as named +n the presence of the @ord of 1pirits.And in that place + sa' the fo(ntain of righteo(sness 3hich 'as inexha(stible* And aro(nd it 'ere many fo(ntains of 'isdom* And all the thirsty drank of them. And the strong 'ho possess the land beca(se of the 'orks of their hands. 9efore the stars of the heaven 'ere made. Jor on the day of their ang(ish and affliction they 'ill not (be able to" save themselves) And + 'ill give them over into the hands of 0y elect* As stra' in the fire so 'ill they b(rn before the face of the holy* As lead in the 'ater 'ill they sink before the face of the righteo(s. And 'ill praise and bless and celebrate 'ith song the @ord of 1pirits) 2 And for this reason has he been chosen and hidden before .is Anointed) The name of the @ord of 1pirits be blessed) % #$hapter /. And have hated all its 'orks and 'ays in the name of the @ord of 1pirits* Jor in his name they are saved. 2 19 .e 'ill be a staff to the righteo(s 'hereon to stay themselves and not fall.
Jor .e is righteo(s also in . And . And he 'ill 7(dge the secret things. And 1heol also 'ill give back that 'hich it has received. And his glory is forever and ever. And the spirit of those 'ho have fallen asleep in righteo(sness) .is compassion is great) . =et thro(gh .is good pleas(re) / #$hapter 2 & And in those days a change 'ill take place for the holy and elect. says the @ord of 1pirits) / #$hapter 2%& And in those days 'ill the Earth also give back that 'hich has been entr(sted to it. 2 -n the day of affliction on 'hich evil 'ill have been treas(red (p against the sinners) % And the righteo(s 'ill be victorio(s in the name of the @ord of 1pirits* And .is glory (nrighteo(sness also 'ill not maintain itself* At . And the spirit 'hich gives insight. And his mo(th 'ill po(r o(t all the secrets of 'isdom and co(nsel* Jor the @ord of 1pirits has given (them" to him and has glorified him) . And he 'ill choose the righteo(s and holy from among them* Jor the day has dra'n near that they sho(ld be saved) 2a 2 And the Elect -ne 'ill in those days sit on 0y throne. And the spirit of (nderstanding and of might. And the @ord of 1pirits 'ill have compassion on them.is 7(dgment the (nrepentant 'ill perish before . And none 'ill be able to (tter a lying 'ord before him< Jor he is the Elect -ne before the @ord of 1pirits according to . And glory and honor 'ill t(rn to the holy.im) 2 And from no' on + 'ill have no mercy on them. And in the presence of . And his might to all generations) And in him d'ells the spirit of 'isdom.is 7(dgment.is name 'ill they be saved.e 'ill ca(se the others to 'itness (this" That they may repent And forgo the 'orks of their hands) They 'ill have no honor thro(gh the name of the @ord of 1pirits. 20 .And have no contin(ance< 9eca(se the Elect -ne stands before the @ord of 1pirits. And hell 'ill give back that 'hich it o'es) % Jor in those days the Elect -ne 'ill rise. And the light of days 'ill abide (pon them.
And the righteo(s 'ill d'ell (pon it. and there 'ill be revealed to yo( all the secret things 'hich s(rro(nd the @ord of 1pirits) 6 And these mo(ntains 'hich yo(r eyes have seen. And they 'ill be banished from off the face of . and the mo(ntain of lead. and a mo(ntain of gold. and a mo(ntain of soft metal. Jor + sa' all the angels of p(nishment abiding (there" and preparing all the instr(ments of 1atan) / And + asked the angel of peace 'ho 'ent 'ith me* ?Jor 'hom are they preparing these +nstr(mentsK: 2 And he said to me* ?They prepare these for the kings and the mighty of this Earth. And the hills also 'ill skip like lambs satisfied 'ith milk. saying to me* ?3ait a little. that they may thereby be destroyed) 6 And after this the Aighteo(s and Elect -ne 'ill ca(se the ho(se of his congregation to appear* from no' on they 'ill be no more % 21 . And they 'ill perish forever and ever) . And lead 'ill not be desired) . And the sinners devo(r all 'hom they la'lessly oppress* =et the sinners 'ill be destroyed before the face of the @ord of 1pirits. and the mo(ntain of silver. All these 'ill be in the presence of the Elect -ne As 'ax* before the fire. Either by gold or by silver.is Earth. and the mo(ntain of soft metal. And the elect 'ill 'alk on it) 2 #$hapter 22& l And after those days in that place 'here + had seen all the visions of that 'hich is hidden Dfor 2 + had been carried off in a 'hirl'ind and they had borne me to'ards the 'estDThere my eyes sa' all the secret things of heaven that 'ill be. And the faces of #all& the angels in heaven 'ill be lighted (p 'ith 7oy) / And the Earth 'ill re7oice. saying.is Anointed that he may be potent and mighty on the Earth): 2 And that angel of peace ans'ered. and a mo(ntain of lead) . And tin #'ill be of no service and& 'ill not be esteemed. and a mo(ntain of copper. And they 'ill become po'erless before his feet) ! And it 'ill come to pass in those days that none 'ill be saved. And none be able to escape) 8 And there 'ill be no iron for 'ar. And the mo(ntain of gold. >or 'ill one clothe oneself 'ith a breastplate) 9ron5e 'ill be of no service. and a mo(ntain of silver. The mo(ntain of iron. 3hen the Elect -ne 'ill appear before the face of the @ord of 1pirits): #$hapter 2. And all these things 'ill be #denied and& destroyed from the s(rface of the Earth. And + asked the angel 'ho 'ent 'ith me. and the mo(ntain of copper. b(t that deep valley 'ill not become f(ll) 2 And their hands commit la'less deeds. and all 'ho d'ell on the Earth and sea and islands 'ill bring to him gifts and presents and tokens of homage. a mo(ntain of iron. ?3hat things are these 'hich + have seen in / secretK: And he said to me* ?All these things 'hich yo( have seen 'ill serve the dominion of .And in those days 'ill the mo(ntains leap like rams.& There my eyes sa' a deep valley 'ith open mo(ths. And like the 'ater 'hich streams do'n from above #(pon those mo(ntains&.
hindered in the name of the @ord of 1pirits) ! And these mo(ntains 'ill not stand as the Earth before his righteo(sness. 'hich are above the heavens. / God. ho' he sits on the throne of glory and 7(dges A5a5el. saying* ?Jor 'hom are these chains being preparedK ?And he said to me* ?These are being prepared for the hosts of A5a5el. 3hen + have desired to take hold of them by the hand of the angels on the day of trib(lation and pain beca(se of this. and + 'ill set a sign in the heaven* and this 'ill be a pledge of good faith bet'een 0e and them forever. And there my eyes sa' ho' they made these their instr(ments. that the @ord of 1pirits may take vengeance on them for their (nrighteo(sness in becoming s(b7ect to 1atan and leading astray those 'ho d'ell on the Earth): ! And in those days 'ill p(nishment come from the @ord of 1pirits. and Ihan(el 'ill take hold of them on that great day. and all his associates.e s'ore by . and cast them on that day into the b(rning f(rnace. and began to cast them into this deep valley) .ead of Bays repented and said* ?+n vain have + destroyed all 'ho d'ell on the Earth): And . is the feminine) And they 'ill destroy all 'ho d'ell % on the Earth and those 'ho d'ell (nder the ends of the heaven) And 'hen they have recogni5ed their (nrighteo(sness 'hich they have done on the Earth. and they 'ill cover their 7a's 'ith ro(gh stones as the @ord of 1pirits commanded) 6 And 0ichael. saying* ?To 'hom are . 'hich is beneath the Earth. And the righteo(s 'ill have rest from the oppression of sinners): #$hapter 2/& And + looked and t(rned to another part of the Earth. And the days of their leading astray 'ill never again be reckoned) / And in those days the angels 'ill ret(rn And h(rl themselves to the east (pon the Iarthians and 0edes* 2 22 . and the 'ater. + 'ill ca(se 0y p(nishment and 0y 'rath to abide (pon them. And the days of their lives 'ill be at an end. then by these 'ill they perish) % #$hapter 22& And after that the . yo( 'ill have to look (pon 0y Elect -ne. so long as heaven is above the Earth) And this is in accordance 'ith 0y command) . that they may be cast into the chasm of the abyss of the valley) % And then that valley 'ill be filled 'ith their elect and beloved. and Gabriel. and they held sco(rges and chains 2 of iron and bron5e) And + asked the angel of peace 'ho 'ent 'ith me. the @ord of 1pirits) =o( mighty kings 'ho d'ell on the Earth. and sa' there a deep valley 'ith b(rning 2 fire) And they bro(ght the kings and the mighty.is great name* ?Jrom no' on + 'ill not do so to all 'ho d'ell on the Earth. these 'ho hold the sco(rges goingK ?And he said to me* ?To their elect and beloved ones. and he 'ill open all the chambers of 'aters. 'hich are beneath the Earth) 8 And all the 'aters 'ill be 7oined 'ith the 'aters* that 'hich is above the heavens is the masc(line. iron chains of immeas(rable 'eight) / And + asked the angel of peace 'ho 'ent 'ith me. 9(t the hills 'ill be as a fo(ntain of 'ater. and all his hosts in the name of the @ord of 1pirits): % 2 #$hapter 26& And + sa' there the hosts of the angels of p(nishment going. says. and Aaphael. so that they may take them and cast them into the abyss of complete condemnation. . and of the fo(ntains.
Jor glorio(s 'ill be yo(r lot) And the righteo(s 'ill be in the light of the s(n) And the elect in the light of eternal life* The days of their life 'ill be (nending. That they may break o(t as lions from their lairs. yo( righteo(s and elect.They 'ill stir (p the kings. And the days of the holy 'itho(t n(mber) . And their p(nishment be not in vain) +n those days 1heol 'ill open its 7a's. and from the 'est to the so(th) And the noise of their 'agons 'as heard. And they 'ill ro(se them from their thrones. and men riding on it. And a man 'ill not kno' his brother. and 2 coming on the 'inds from the east. And their right hand 'ill be strong against themselves. and the so(nd of it 'as heard from the one end of heaven .is elect ones 'ill be a threshingDfloor and a high'ay for them*& ! 9(t the city of my righteo(s 'ill be a hindrance to their horses) 6 And they 'ill begin to fight among themselves. so that a spirit of (nrest 'ill come (pon them. >or a son his father or his mother. And they 'ill seek the light and find righteo(sness 'ith the @ord of 1pirits* There 'ill be peace to the righteo(s in the name of the Eternal @ord) / And after this it 'ill be said to the holy in heaven That they sho(ld seek o(t the secrets of righteo(sness.is elect ones #And the land of . and 'hen this t(rmoil took place the holy ones from heaven remarked it. and the pillars of the Earth 'ere moved from their place. in one day) And they 'ill all fall do'n and 'orship the @ord of 1pirits) And this is the end of the second Iarable) % #$hapter 28& % 2 And + began to speak the third Iarable concerning the righteo(s and elect) 9lessed are yo(. the heritage of faith* 2 23 . And as h(ngry 'olves among their flocks) And they 'ill go (p and 'alk all over the land of . Till there be no n(mber of the corpses thro(gh their sla(ghter. to the other. And they 'ill be s'allo'ed (p in there 8 And their destr(ction 'ill be at an end< 1heol 'ill devo(r the sinners in the presence of the elect): #$hapter 2!& And it happened after this that + sa' another host of 'agons.
the so(nd of it is heard. to d'ell in the 8 abysses of the ocean over the fo(ntains of the 'aters) 9(t the male is named 9ehemoth.ead of Bays sat on the throne of . or for a c(rse according to the 'ord of the @ord of 1pirits) . and for those 'ho take . the one into the abysses % of the sea. and of the lights. for the elect a covenant. 'hether they be for 'ellDbeing and blessing. ho' they 'ere parted on one day and cast. #And the light established before the @ord of 1pirits& And the light of (prightness established forever before the @ord of 1pirits) 6 #$hapter 2. and the p(nishment. 'hich the @ord of 1pirits has prepared for those 'ho 'orship not the righteo(s la'. a tho(sand tho(sands and ten tho(sand times ten tho(sand.Jor it has become bright as the s(n (pon Earth.e has been mercif(l and 6 longDs(ffering to'ards those 'ho d'ell on the Earth) And 'hen the day.igh. b(t for sinners an in4(isition) 22 3hen the p(nishment of the @ord of 1pirits 'ill rest (pon them. in vain. and the other to the dry land of / 24 .& #+n those days my eyes sa' the secrets of the lightning. and the angels. and the 2 commotion and the 4(aking of the heaven) And 0ichael said to me* ?3hy are yo( dis4(ieted 'ith s(ch a visionK Entil this day lasted the day of .is name in vainDthat day is prepared.im) % And a great trembling sei5ed me. And the darkness is past) And there 'ill be a light that never ends. on the fo(rteenth day of the month in the life of Enoch) +n that Iarable + sa' ho' a mighty 4(aking made the heaven of heavens to 4(ake. And 0ichael sent another angel from among the holy ones and he raised me (p. and it 'ill slay the children 'ith their mothers and the children 'ith their fathers) After'ards the 7(dgment 'ill take place according to . and they lighten for blessing and for satisfying)& % #$hapter 6 & A Jragment of the 9ook of >oah +n the year 2 .is patience): ! And on that day 'ere t'o monsters parted. and the host of the 0ost . the first .is mercy and . and the po'er. it 'ill rest in order that the p(nishment of the @ord of 1pirits may not come. and the angels and the righteo(s stood aro(nd . and for those 'ho deny the righteo(s 7(dgment. 'here my grandfather 'as taken (p. And + fell (pon my face) . a female monster named @eviathan. And dissolved 'ere my reins. on the east of the garden 'here the elect and righteo(s d'ell. the seventh from Adam. And my loins gave 'ay. and ho' 'hen it reso(nds above in the heaven.is mercy< and . And after that all the secrets of the lights and lightning 'ere sho'n to me. man 'hom the @ord of 1pirits created) And + begged the other angel that he sho(ld sho' me the might of those monsters. and he ca(sed me to see the 7(dgments exec(ted on the Earth. and the 7(dgment come. And fear took hold of me. and the 7(dgments they exec(te (lit) ?their 7(dgment ?"* and they lighten for a blessing or a c(rse as the @ord of 2 1pirits 'ills) And there + sa' the secrets of the th(nder.is glory. 'ere 2 dis4(ieted 'ith a great dis4(iet) And the . in the seventh month. and 'hen he had raised me (p my spirit ret(rned< for + had not been able to end(re the look of this host. 'ho occ(pied 'ith his breast a 'aste 'ilderness named B(idain. And to a limit (lit) ?n(mber?" of days they 'ill not come. Jor the darkness 'ill first have been destroyed.
And the ropes of the righteo(s to the righteo(s. saying to him* ?3hy have those (angels" taken these cords and gone offK ? And he said to me* ?They have gone to meas(re): % And the angel 'ho 'ent 'ith me said to me* ?These 'ill bring the meas(res of the righteo(s. and its co(rse is in 'inter and s(mmer* and its clo(ds and the clo(ds of the 2% mist are connected. the angels come and open the chamber and lead it o(t. and they 'ent to'ards the north) 2 And + asked the angel. and that 'hich ascends from it is like smoke. they both go together %2 thro(gh the spirit and separate not) Jor 'hen the lightning lightens. and the spirit of the hail is a good %8 angel) And the spirit of the sno' has abandoned his chambers beca(se of his strength DThere is a special spirit in there. 'ill eat) #$hapter 6%& And + sa' in those days ho' long cords 'ere given to those angels. and altho(gh not one and (ndivided. it becomes drink. and the po'er of the lights of the moon. and on the fo(ndation of the heaven) And the chambers of the 'inds. And those are the meas(res 'hich 'ill be given to faith And 'hich 'ill strengthen righteo(sness) / 25 . and ho' they are 'eighed. and its name is frost) And the spirit of the mist is not (nited 'ith them in their chambers. and according to the might of his strength he dra's it back 'ith a rein. and their host that they may at once obey) %/ Jor the th(nder has places of rest ('hich" are assigned (to it" 'hile it is 'aiting for its peal< and the th(nder and lightning are inseparable.the 'ilderness) And he said to me* ?=o( son of man. and beneath the Earth in the depth.igh 'ho is in heaven* therefore there is a meas(re for the rain. are divided) And the th(nders according to the places 'here they fall. and in like manner it is driven for'ard and disperses amid all the mo(ntains %! of the Earth) And the spirit of the hoarDfrost is his o'n angel. and each one of them as it peals is held in 'ith a bridle. and the spirit enforces a pa(se d(ring the peal. herein yo( seek to kno' 'hat is hidden): %% And the other angel 'ho 'ent 'ith me and sho'ed me 'hat 'as hidden told me 'hat is first and last in the heaven in the height. and the angels take it in charge) And these things + sa' to'ards the Garden of the Aighteo(s) 2. and all the divisions that are made among the lightning that it may lighten. 22. and p(shed for'ard according to the many 4(arters of the Earth) %6 And the spirit of the sea is masc(line and strong. b(t it has a special chamber< for its co(rse is glorio(s both in light and in darkness. and divides e4(ally bet'een them< for the treas(ry of their peals is like the sand. and at the ends of the %2 heaven. and ho' the 'inds are divided. and the one gives to the other) And 'hen the spirit of the rain goes o(t from its chamber. and in its chamber is an angel) 2 And the spirit of the de' has its d'elling at the ends of the heaven. the th(nder (tters its voice. and ho' all the divisions %. and (ho'" the portals of the 'inds are reckoned. That they may stay themselves on the name of the @ord of 1pirits forever and ever) . and 'hen it is diff(sed over the 'hole Earth it (nites 'ith the 'ater on the Earth) And 'henever it (nites 'ith the 'ater on 22 the Earth. and t(rned back by the po'er of the spirit. The elect 'ill begin to d'ell 'ith the elect. and they took to themselves 'ings and fle'. prepared conformably to the greatness of God. and is connected 'ith the chambers of the rain. each according to the po'er of the 'ind. for the 'aters are for those 'ho d'ell on the Earth< for they are no(rishment for the Earth from the 0ost . And the angel of peace 'ho 'as 'ith me said to me* ?These t'o monsters. and in 'inter and in s(mmer. and according to the po'er that is fitting* and the divisions of the stars according to their names.
And glorify and extol and sanctify the name of the @ord of 1pirits) . and extol. and the Elect -ne.is 'orks and all that .im. and 'ill all say 'ith one voice* F 9lessed is . and in the spirit of goodness. and may the name of the @ord of 1pirits be blessed forever and ever)G % All 'ho sleep not above in heaven 'ill bless . Then 'ill they all 'ith one voice speak and bless. and in the spirit of mercy. And those 'ho have been devo(red by the fish of the sea.e.e 'ill s(mmon all the host of the heavens. and all the holy ones above. and the host of God. and bless and glorify and exalt in the spirit of faith.e has created .And these meas(res 'ill reveal all the secrets of the depths of the Earth. And those 'ho have been destroyed by the desert. and those 'ho d'ell on the Earth.im* All the holy ones 'ho are in heaven 'ill bless . And their path according to the 'ay of the righteo(s 7(dgment of the @ord of 1pirits. and all the angels of principalities. and in the spirit of 'isdom. And none can be destroyed) 2 And all 'ho d'ell above in the heaven received a command and po'er and one voice and one light like to fire) 6 And that -ne ('ith" their first 'ords they blessed. And all . And in the balance 'ill their deeds be 'eighed 8 And 'hen he 'ill lift (p his co(ntenance To 7(dge their secret 'ays according to the 'ord of the name of the @ord of 1pirits. and in the spirit of 7(dgment and of peace. #$hapter 62& And in this manner. and .e is longDs(ffering. And extolled and la(ded 'ith 'isdom. And . the $her(bic. 1eraphin and -phannin. and glorify. and in the spirit of patience. That they may ret(rn and stay themselves -n the day of the Elect -ne< Jor none 'ill be destroyed before the @ord of 1pirits. And all flesh 'ill beyond meas(re glorify and bless =o(r name forever and ever) Jor great is the mercy of the @ord of 1pirits. And they 'ere 'ise in (tterance and in the spirit of life) ! And the @ord of 1pirits placed the Elect one on the throne of glory) And he 'ill 7(dge all the 'orks of the holy above in the heaven. And all the elect 'ho d'ell in the garden of life* %2 And every spirit of light 'ho is able to bless.e has revealed to the righteo(s and elect +n the name of the @ord of 1pirits) %. the @ord commanded the kings and the mighty and the exalted. and said* % 26 . and all the angels of po'er. and the other po'ers on the Earth (and" over the 'ater -n that day 'ill raise one voice. And those 'ho have been devo(red by the beasts. and hallo' =o(r blessed name.
And the 'ord of his mo(th slays all the sinners. And she has pain in bringing o(t) / And one portion of them 'ill look on the other. And there 'ill stand (p in that day all the kings and the mighty. And they 'ill see and recogni5e . To exec(te vengeance on them beca(se they have oppressed .is elect %2 And they 'ill be a spectacle for the righteo(s and for .e 'ill deliver them to the angels for p(nishment.is presence. And all the (nrighteo(s are destroyed from before his face) . And they 'ill be do'ncast of co(ntenance. 9eca(se the 'rath of the @ord of 1pirits rests (pon them. And all the elect 'ill stand before him on that day) 8 And all the kings and the mighty and the exalted and those 'ho r(le the Earth 3ill fall do'n before him on their faces.igh preserved him in the presence of . And the spirit of righteo(sness 'as po(red o(t (pon him. #And she has pain in bringing o(t& 3hen her child enters the mo(th of the 'omb.o' he sits on the throne of his glory.is glory. And revealed him to the elect) ! And the congregation of the elect and holy 'ill be so'n. And righteo(sness is 7(dged before him. And petition him and s(pplicate for mercy at his hands) . And their faces 'ill be filled 'ith shame. >evertheless that @ord of 1pirits 'ill so press them That they 'ill hastily go o(t from .is children and . And the darkness gro' deeper on their faces) % And . And the exalted and those 'ho hold the Earth. 3hen they see that 1on of 0an 1itting on the throne of his glory) And the kings and the mighty and all 'ho possess the Earth 'ill bless and glorify and extol him 'ho r(les over all. And the 0ost .?-pen yo(r eyes and lift (p yo(r horns if yo( are able to recogni5e the Elect -ne): 2 And the @ord of 1pirits seated him on the throne of . And they 'ill be terrified. 27 .is elect* They 'ill re7oice over them. 'ho 'as hidden) 6 Jor from the beginning the 1on of 0an 'as hidden. And 'orship and set their hope (pon that 1on of 0an. And no lying 'ord is spoken before him) Then 'ill pain come (pon them as on a 'oman in travail. And . And they 'ill never again see the face of the sinners and (nrighteo(s) %.is s'ord is dr(nk 'ith their blood) %% And the righteo(s and elect 'ill be saved on that day.is might. And pain 'ill sei5e them.
im >or glorified the name of the @ord of 1pirits. >or yo(r glory pass a'ay before the @ord of 1pirits) #$hapter 6. And splendid in every secret thing is =o(r po'er from generation to generation.is angels of p(nishment to 'hom they 'ere delivered. and say* % ?9lessed is the @ord of 1pirits and the @ord of kings. and confess their sins before . And 'e find no respite for confession 8 28 .And the @ord of 1pirits 'ill abide over them. Beep are all =o(r secrets and inn(merable. And in o(r glory) And in the day of o(r s(ffering and trib(lation . %2 %6 And these 'ill be the garments of life from the @ord of 1pirits* And yo(r garments 'ill not gro' old. that they might fall 2 do'n and 'orship before the @ord of 1pirits. And ceased to be of do'ncast co(ntenance) And they 'ill have been clothed 'ith garments of glory. And the @ord of the mighty and the @ord of the rich. And the @ord of glory and the @ord of 'isdom.im 'ho is king over all kings): 2 And they 'ill say* ?3o(ld that 'e had rest to glorify and give thanks And confess o(r faith before . And 'ith the 1on of 0an 'ill they eat And lie do'n and rise (p forever and ever) %/ And the righteo(s and elect 'ill have risen from the Earth. #nor glorified o(r @ord& ! 9(t o(r hope 'as in the scepter of o(r kingdom. And darkness is o(r d'ellingDplace forever and ever* Jor 'e have not believed before .is glory H / And no' 'e long for a little rest b(t find it not* 3e follo' hard (pon and obtain (it" not* 6 And light has vanished from before (s. And =o(r righteo(sness is beyond reckoning) 3e have no' learned that 'e sho(ld glorify And bless the @ord of kings and .& +n those days 'ill the mighty and the kings 'ho possess the Earth implore (.e saves (s not.im" to grant them a little respite from .im) And they 'ill bless and glorify the @ord of 1pirits. And =o(r glory forever and ever* .
and a voice 'as heard from heaven.e said to me* F9eca(se of their (nrighteo(sness their 7(dgment has been determined (pon and 'ill not be 'ithheld by 0e forever) 9eca(se of the sorceries 'hich they have searched o(t and learned.That o(r @ord is tr(e in all . and g(iltless of this reproach concerning the secrets) 29 . and they are the damned* b(t as for yo(. for + have % asked the @ord of 1pirits as to(ching this commotion on the Earth) And .is 'orks. the Earth and those %% 'ho d'ell (pon it 'ill be destroyed)G And theseDthey have no place of repentance forever. and said to me* ?3hy have yo( cried to me 'ith a bitter cry and 'eeping 6 And a command has gone o(t from the presence of the @ord concerning those 'ho d'ell on the Earth that their r(in is accomplished beca(se they have learned all the secrets of the angels. and all their po'ers Dthe most secret onesD and all the po'er of those 'ho practice sorcery. 2 And in those days >oah sa' the Earth that it had s(nk do'n and its destr(ction 'as near) And he arose from there and 'ent to the ends of the Earth. and the po'er of those 'ho make molten images ! for the 'hole Earth* And ho' silver is prod(ced from the d(st of the Earth. lest perchance + 'ill perish 'ith itK ?And after that there 'as a great commotion on the Earth. And all o(r sins are reckoned (p in righteo(sness): >o' they 'ill say to themselves* ?-(r so(ls are f(ll of (nrighteo(s gain. and in . and cried alo(d to his grandfather Enoch* . hear me.ear me. 2 And other forms + sa' hidden in that place) + heard the voice of the angel saying* ?These are the angels 'ho descended to the Earth.is 7(dgments have no respect of persons) And 'e pass a'ay from before . b(t it does not prevent (s from descending from the midst of it into the b(rden of 1heol): % And after that their faces 'ill be filled 'ith darkness And shame before that 1on of 0an. and said to me* ?Go. my son. the @ord of 1pirits spoke* ?This is the ordinance and 7(dgment 'ith respect to the mighty and the kings and the exalted and those 'ho possess the Earth before the @ord of 1pirits): %2 #$hapter 6/& %. the @ord of 1pirits kno's that yo( are p(re. and ho' soft metal 8 originates in the Earth) Jor lead and tin are not prod(ced from the Earth like the first* it is a fo(ntain .is 7(dgments and . and an angel stands in there. and + fell on my face) And Enoch my grandfather came and stood by me.is 7(stice. and revealed 'hat 'as hidden to the children of men and sed(ced the children of men into committing sin): #$hapter 62& %. hear me): And + said to him* ?Tell me 'hat it is that is falling o(t on the Earth that the Earth is in s(ch evil plight / and shaken.is face beca(se of o(r 'orks. And . and >oah said three times 'ith a resentf(l voice* . And they 'ill be driven from his presence. and all the violence of the 1atans. beca(se they have sho'n them 'hat 'as hidden. And the s'ord 'ill abide before his face in their midst) %% +n this manner. that prod(ces them. and that angel is preDeminent): And after that my grandfather Enoch took hold of me by my hand and raised me (p. and the po'er of 'itchcraft.
and it 'as connected 'ith those 'aters. b(t it 'ill be blessed and m(ltiply on the Earth in the name of the @ord): / And . Earth): 9eca(se these 'aters of 7(dgment minister to the healing of the body of the kings and the l(st of their body< therefore they 'ill not see and 'ill not believe that those 'aters 'ill change and become a fire 'hich b(rns forever) % #$hapter 68& 30 . And from yo(r seed 'ill proceed a fo(ntain of the righteo(s and holy 'itho(t n(mber forever) %2 #$hapter 66& And after that he sho'ed me the angels of p(nishment 'ho are prepared to come and let loose all the po'ers of the 'aters 'hich are beneath in the Earth in order to bring 7(dgment and destr(ction 2 on all 'ho #abide and& d'ell on the Earth) And the @ord of 1pirits gave commandment to the angels 'ho 'ere going o(t.And . from that fiery molten metal and from the conv(lsion of it in that place. a lot of love and (prightness) And no' the angels are making a 'ooden (b(ilding". a corresponding change 'ill take place in their spirit forever and ever< % for before the @ord of 1pirits none 'ill (tter an idle 'ord) Jor the 7(dgment 'ill come (pon them. 'ho have sho'n (nrighteo(sness. this 'ater of the %2 springs 'ill change and become cold) And + heard 0ichael ans'ering and saying* ?This 7(dgment 'ith 'hich the angels are 7(dged is a testimony for the kings and the mighty 'ho possess the %. for they have denied the @ord of 1pirits . and those 'ho d'ell on the Earth. for the healing of the body.e 'ill imprison those angels. And has destined yo(r righteo(s seed both for kingship and for great honors. b(t for the p(nishment of the spirit< no' their spirit is f(ll of l(st. and that valley of the angels 'ho had led astray (mankind" b(rned ! beneath that land) And thro(gh its valleys proceed streams of fire. 'here these angels are p(nished 'ho had led astray those 'ho d'ell (pon the Earth) 8 9(t those 'aters 'ill in those days serve for the kings and the mighty and the exalted.is name) And in proportion as the b(rning of their bodies becomes severe. these 'aterDsprings 'ill change their temperat(re. and yet believe not in . and + 'ill spread abroad those 'ho d'ell 'ith yo(* it 'ill not be (nfr(itf(l on the face of the Earth. and . and 'hen the angels ascend. that they may be p(nished in their body. in that b(rning valley 'hich my grandfather Enoch had formerly sho'n to me in the 'est among the mo(ntains of gold 2 and silver and iron and soft metal and tin) And + sa' that valley in 'hich there 'as a great 6 conv(lsion and a conv(lsion of the 'aters) And 'hen all this took place. and see their p(nishment daily.e said to me* ?>oah. %% beca(se they believe in the l(st of their body and deny the 1pirit of the @ord) And those same 'aters 'ill (ndergo a change in those days< for 'hen those angels are p(nished in these 'aters. that they sho(ld not ca(se the 'aters to rise b(t sho(ld hold them . and there 'ill come o(t from it the seed of life. And 'ill preserve yo( among those 'ho d'ell on the Earth.e has destined yo(r name to be among the holy. and 'hen they have completed that task + 'ill place 0y hand (pon it and preserve it. and a change 'ill set in so that the . Earth 'ill not remain 'itho(t inhabitant) And + 'ill make fast yo(r sed before me forever and ever. a lot 'itho(t blame. yo(r lot has come 2 Ep before 0e. in check< for those angels 'ere over the po'ers of the 'aters) And + 'ent a'ay from the presence of Enoch) % #$hapter 6!& And in those days the 'ord of God came to me. there 'as prod(ced a smell of s(lph(r.
the eighth >e4ael. the nineteenth T(rel. the son of the serpent named Taba:et) And this is the task of Kasbeel. the chief of the oath 'hich he sho'ed to the holy ones 'hen he d'elt high / above in glory. and he placed this oath Akae in the hand of 0ichael) % 31 . and bro(ght them 2 do'n to the Earth. and he ta(ght them all the secrets of their 'isdom) And he instr(cted mankind in 'riting 'ith ink and paper. that it may pass a'ay. and death. and led them astray so that they defiled 6 their bodies 'ith the da(ghters of men) And the third 'as named Gadreel* he it is 'ho sho'ed the children of men all the blo's of death. the fo(rteenth . the fifth T(rael. b(t thro(gh this their kno'ledge they are perishing. the fifteenth T(rel. children of men the bitter and the s'eet. the t'elfth 9atar7al. the second Arta4ifa. and the attacks %. for it is po'erf(l and strong. to give confirmation %% to their good faith 'ith pen and ink) Jor men 'ere created exactly like the angels. and he p(t them together for me in the 'ords of the book 2 of the Iarables) And on that day 0ichael ans'ered Aaphael and said* ?The po'er of the spirit transports and makes me to tremble beca(se of the severity of the 7(dgment of the secrets. the fo(rth Kokabel.And after that my grandfather Enoch gave me the teaching of all the secrets in the book in the Iarables 'hich had been given to him. and its name is 9i4a) This (angel" re4(ested 0ichael to sho' him the hidden name. and before . and the s'ord for battle.ananel. 'hich destroys everything. and he led astray Eve. and sho'ed #the 'eapons of death to the sons of men& the shield and the coat of mail. co(ld not have taken hold of them. and #the attacks of the so(l& the bites of the serpent. and the third Armen. the eleventh Armaros. and all the 'eapons ! of death to the children of men) And from his hand they have proceeded against those 'ho d'ell 8 on the Earth from that day and in the f(t(re) And the fo(rth 'as named Ienem(e* he ta(ght the . and thro(gh this po'er %2 it is cons(ming me) And the fifth 'as named Kasde7a* this is he 'ho sho'ed the children of men all the 'icked attacks of spirits and demons. the tenth A5a5el. to the intent that they sho(ld contin(e p(re and righteo(s. and said to Aaphael* ?3ho is he 'hose heart is not softened concerning it. and their chief ones over h(ndreds and over fifties and over tens&) / The name of the first Je4on* that is. the one 'ho led astray #all& the sons of God. the thirteenth 9(sase7al. 'hich befall thro(gh the noontide heat. and the sixteenth 1imapesiel. b(t alone they have received their 7(dgment forever and ever) % #$hapter 6. . and thereby many sinned from eternity to % eternity and (ntil this day) Jor men 'ere not created for s(ch a p(rpose. and 'hose reins are not tro(bled by this 'ord of 7(dgment / (that" has gone o(t (pon them beca(se of those 'ho have led them o(tK ?And it happened 'hen he stood before the @ord of 1pirits. that he might en(nciate it in the oath. the 7(dgment of the angels* 'ho can end(re the severe 7(dgment 'hich has been exec(ted. and led them astray thro(gh the da(ghters of men) And the second 'as named Asbeel* he imparted to the holy sons of God evil co(nsel. and the attacks of the embryo in the 'omb. the sixth A(m7al. the t'entieth A(mael. 'hich they melt a'ayK? And 0ichael ans'ered again. the seventeenth Jetrel. the t'entyDfirst A5a5el) And these are the chiefs of their angels and their names.& And after this 7(dgment they 'ill terrify and make them to tremble beca(se they have sho'n this to those 'ho d'ell on the Earth) 2 And observe the names of those angels #and these are their names* the first of them is 1am7a5a. so that those might 4(ake before that name and oath 'ho revealed all that 'as in secret to the children of men) And this is the po'er of this oath. the eighteenth T(mael. the seventh Ban7al. 0ichael said to Aaphael* ?+ 'ill not take their part (nder the eye of the @ord< for the @ord of 1pirits has been angry 'ith them beca(se they do 2 as if they 'ere the @ord) Therefore all that is hidden 'ill come (pon them forever and ever< for neither angel nor man 'ill have his portion (in it". the ninth 9ara4el.
im from eternity to eternity) 2% #And in like manner the spirits of the 'ater. and the chambers of the mist. And has seated himself on the throne of his glory.And these are the secrets of this oath by 'hich they are strong thro(gh his oath* And the heaven 'as s(spended before the 'orld 'as created. And . and glorify (. And from the secret recesses of the mo(ntains come bea(tif(l 'aters. 2. from all the 4(arters of the 'inds) And there are preserved the voices of the th(nder and the light of the lightning* and there are preserved the chambers of the hail and the chambers of the 2/ hoarfrost. And he ca(sed the sinners to pass a'ay and be destroyed from off the face of the Earth.e calls them by their names. And it dare not pass beyond it from the creation of the 'orld to eternity) %8 And thro(gh that oath are the depths made fast. And the s(m of 7(dgment 'as given to the 1on of 0an. And deviate not from their ordinance from eternity to eternity) 2 And thro(gh that oath the stars complete their co(rse. and (their" paths 2. Jrom the creation of the 'orld and to eternity) %! And thro(gh that oath the sea 'as created.im" 'ith all their po'er. And in their assemblageDplace of destr(ction 'ill they be imprisoned. And forever) %6 And thro(gh it the Earth 'as fo(nded (pon the 'ater. And those 'ho have led the 'orld astray) 2! 3ith chains 'ill they be bo(nd.e set for it the sand against the time of (its" anger. And their co(rse is not destroyed) 22 And there 'as great 7oy among them. And all their 'orks vanish from the face of the Earth) 28 And from no' on there 'ill be nothing corr(ptible< Jor that 1on of 0an has appeared. And they blessed and glorified and extolled 9eca(se the name of that 1on of 0an had been revealed to them) 26 And he sat on the throne of his glory. And abide and stir not from their place from eternity to eternity) . 32 . And they ans'er . and of all 5ephyrs. and of the 'inds. and the chambers of the rain and the de') And all these believe and give thanks before the @ord of 1pirits. And as its fo(ndation . and their food is in every act of thanksgiving* they thank and glorify and extol the name of the @ord of 1pirits forever and ever)& 22 And this oath is mighty over them And thro(gh it #they are preserved and& their paths are preserved. And thro(gh that oath the s(n and moon complete their co(rse.
And the light of that fire shone like sapphire. $her(bic. And they girt that ho(se) 6 And ro(nd abo(t 'ere 1eraphin. and -phannin* And these are they 'ho sleep not And g(ard the throne of . And he sho'ed me all the secrets of the ends of the heaven. A tho(sand tho(sands. And all the chambers of all the stars. 'here the angels took the cords to meas(re for me the place for the elect and righteo(s) And there + sa' the first fathers and the righteo(s 'ho from the beginning d'ell in that place) % 2 #$hapter !%& And it happened after this that my spirit 'as translated And it ascended into the heavens* And + sa' the holy sons of God) They 'ere stepping on flames of fire* Their garments and their attire 'ere 'hite. on the chariots of the spirit and his name vanished among them) And from that day + 'as no longer n(mbered among them* and he set me bet'een the t'o 'inds. And on its fo(r sides 'ere streams f(ll of living fire. And their faces shone like sno') % And + sa' t'o streams of fire. And bet'een those crystals tong(es of living fire) 2 And my spirit sa' the girdle. And he sho'ed me all the secrets of righteo(sness) .is glory) ! And + sa' angels 'ho co(ld not be co(nted. And + sa' there as it 'ere a str(ct(re b(ilt of crystals. and all the l(minaries. And the 'ord of that 1on of 0an 'ill go o(t And be strong before the @ord of 1pirits) #$hapter ! & And it happened after this that his name d(ring his lifetime 'as raised aloft to that 1on of 0an and to the @ord of 1pirits from among those 'ho d'ell on the Earth) And he 'as raised aloft .And all evil 'ill pass a'ay before his face. and ten tho(sand times ten tho(sand. Jrom 'here they proceed before the face of the holy ones) / And he translated my spirit into the heaven of heavens. 'hich girt that ho(se of fire. bet'een the >orth and the / 3est. And lifted me (p and led me o(t into all the secrets. encircling that ho(se) 8 33 . And + fell on my face before the @ord of 1pirits) 2 And the archangel 0ichael sei5ed me by my right hand.
and said to me ? This is the 1on of 0an 'ho is born to righteo(sness. And 0ichael and Gabriel. And so 'ill it be to yo( forever and forever and ever) %/ And all 'ill 'alk in his 'ays since righteo(sness never abandons him* 3ith him 'ill be their d'ellingDplaces. And 'ith them the . tho(sands and ten tho(sands of angels 'itho(t n(mber) %2 #@ost passage for 'hich the 1on of 0an 'as described as accompanying the .ead of Bays came 'ith 0ichael and Gabriel. and Gabriel. Chapters 72-82 The Book of the ea!enl" #$%inaries ) #$hapter !2& 34 . And the righteo(s 'ill have peace and an (pright 'ay +n the name of the @ord of 1pirits forever and ever): Section 3.And 0ichael.ead of Bays. and Ihan(el. and Aaphael. and Enoch asked one of the angels (as in xlvi) . And blessed and glorified and extolled) And these blessings 'hich 'ent o(t o(t of my mo(th 'ere 'ell pleasing before that . and 'ith him their heritage. And they 'ill not be separated from him forever and ever and ever) %6 And so there 'ill be length of days 'ith the 1on of 0an. And my spirit 'as transfig(red< %% And + cried 'ith a lo(d voice. Aaphael and Ihan(el.ead of Bays abandons him not): %2 And he said to me* ?.is head 'hite and p(re as 'ool. And righteo(sness abides over him.is voice. .is clothing indescribable) % And + fell on my face." concerning the 1on of 0an as to 'ho he 'as)& And he (i)e) the angel" came to me and greeted me 'ith . And the righteo(sness of the . And . Go in and o(t of that ho(se) And they came o(t from that ho(se. And my 'hole body became relaxed. And the holy angels 'ho are above the heavens.ead of Bays.e proclaims to yo( peace in the name of the 'orld to come< Jor from hence has proceeded peace since the creation of the 'orld. ) ) ) 'ith the spirit of po'er.ead of Bays) And that . Aaphael and Ihan(el. And many holy angels 'itho(t n(mber) .
and the s(n ret(rns to the east and enters into the %6 sixth portal. and sets in the 'est) -n that day the day is e4(ali5ed 'ith the night. and the day %2 becomes t'elve parts. and his circ(mference is like the 2 circ(mference of the heaven. and the night amo(nts to nine parts and the day to 2% nine parts) And the s(n rises from that portal and sets in the 'est. and is so g(ided that he comes to the appropriate (lit) ?that ?" portal and 6 shines in the face of the heaven) +n this 'ay he rises in the first month in the great portal. he comes o(t thro(gh that fo(rth portal thirty. and night becomes longer than night. #and becomes of e4(al length&. and in like manner sets in the second portal in the 'est of the heaven) And on that day the night amo(nts to eleven 22 parts and the day to seven parts) And the s(n rises on that day from that second portal and sets in the 'est in the second portal. %! the day decreases by exactly one part. the 'ind drives. and for thirty mornings rises 2/ in the second portal in the east. the relations of each. and the day becomes do(ble the night. according to their classes. (ntil the ne' creation is accomplished 'hich end(res (ntil eternity) And this is the first la' of the l(minaries* the l(minary the 1(n has its rising in the eastern portals of the heaven. and sets in the first portal in the 'est of the heaven) And on that day the night becomes longer and amo(nts to the do(ble of the day* and the night amo(nts exactly to t'elve parts and 2! the % 35 . and day shorter than day (ntil the thirtieth morning. and becomes eleven parts.The book of the co(rses of the l(minaries of the heaven. and the night seven) And the s(n goes o(t from that sixth portal in the 'est. and he is 4(ite filled 'ith ill(minating and heating fire) The chariot on 'hich he ascends. . and ret(rns to the east and rises 22 thirty mornings in the third portal and sets in the 'est in the third portal) And on that day the night becomes longer than the day. and all follo'ing each other / in acc(rately corresponding order* also many 'indo's to the right and left of these portals) And first there goes o(t the great l(minary. and according to their months. the holy angel. and sets acc(rately in the fo(rth portal in the 'est of the heaven) And d(ring this period the day becomes daily longer and the night nightly shorter to the thirtieth % morning) -n that day the day is longer than the night by a ninth part. 'hich ! is the fo(rth #those six portals in the cast&) And in that fo(rth portal from 'hich the s(n rises in the first month are t'elve 'indo'Dopenings. becomes shorter and amo(nts to seven parts) And it ret(rns to the east and enters into the sixth %/ portal. . and amo(nts to ten parts and the night to eight parts) And the s(n goes o(t from that fifth portal and sets in the fifth portal of the 'est. and the night %. according to their names and places of origin. and ret(rns to the east into the first portal for oneDandDthirty 26 mornings. and the s(n goes do'n from the heaven and ret(rns thro(gh the north in order to reach the east. 'hich Eriel. their dominion and their seasons. and the leaders of the stars and those 'hom they lead* six in the east and six in the 'est. and rises from it and sets in the fifth %2 portal) And then the day becomes longer by t'o parts and amo(nts to eleven parts. sho'ed me< and he sho'ed me all their la's exactly as they are. and its setting in the 'estern portals of the heaven) And + sa' six portals in 'hich the s(n rises. and goes to the east and rises in the fifth portal for %8 thirty mornings. and sets in the 'est again in the fifth 'estern portal) -n that day the day decreases by t'o parts. and six portals in 'hich the s(n sets and the moon rises and sets in these portals. and sets in the fo(rth and ret(rns to the fifth portal of the east thirty mornings. mornings in s(ccession. parts) And the s(n rises from that third portal and sets in the third portal in the 'est and ret(rns to the east. and rises and sets in the sixth portal oneDandDthirty mornings beca(se of its sign) -n that day the day becomes longer than the night. 'ho 'as 'ith me. named the 1(n. and rises in the fo(rth portal for oneD 2 andDthirty mornings beca(se of its sign. and the day amo(nts exactly to ten parts and the night to eight parts) And the s(n rises from that fo(rth portal. and rises from it and sets thirty mornings) And 'hen thirty mornings are accomplished. and the night amo(nts exactly to ten parts and the day to eight 2. 'ho is their g(ide. from 'hich proceed a flame 'hen they are opened in 8 their season) 3hen the s(n rises in the heaven. and the night is shortened and becomes six parts) And the s(n mo(nts (p to make the day shorter and the night longer. and ho' it is 'ith regard to all the years of the 'orld 2 and to eternity.
rising . and the night amo(nts to ten parts . and + 'rote do'n their months . and 8 is invisible that night 'ith the fo(rteen parts and the half of one of them) And she rises on that day 'ith exactly a seventh part. and the shortness of the day and of the night ariseDthro(gh the co(rse . and his ret(rn as often as he ret(rns sixty times and rises. is e4(al to the day and the year is exactly as to its days three h(ndred and sixtyDfo(r) And the length of the day and of the night. and comes o(t and recedes from the rising of the s(n. and their positions. as they 'ere. and in certain months she p(rs(es 2 her o'n pec(liar co(rse) +n t'o months the moon sets 'ith the s(n* in those t'o middle portals the 6 third % 36 . and rises in the third portal for oneDandDthirty mornings. and her 'hole circ(mference is empty. and his light is sevenfold brighter than that of the moon< b(t as regards si5e they are both e4(al) #$hapter !. and light is given to her in (definite" meas(re) And her rising and setting change every month* and her days are like the days of the s(n. her light ! amo(nts to oneD seventh part and the half thereof) And she sets 'ith the s(n. and sets in the 'est. and is so named according to . and in her remaining days she becomes bright in the (remaining" thirteen parts) % #$hapter !/& And + sa' another co(rse.! its appearance.% and the day to eight) And on that day the s(n rises from that portal. and + 'rote do'n their positions as he sho'ed them to me. and the night 2.2 daily longer. 'itho(t light. (and" ho' according to that la' she performs her monthly 2 revol(tion) And all these Eriel. 'ith the exception of oneDseventh part of it. and the night . has become eleven parts and the day seven parts) And the s(n has ret(rned and entered into the second portal in the east. she rises) And her first phase in the east comes o(t on the thirtieth morning* and on that day she becomes visible.day to six) And the s(n has ('ith it" traversed the divisions of his orbit and t(rns again on those divisions of his orbit. and constit(tes for yo( the first phase of the moon on the thirtieth day together 'ith the s(n in the portal 'here the s(n rises) And the one half of her goes o(t by a seventh part. and the day to nine parts. and rests not. and 'hen her light is (niform (i)e) f(ll" it amo(nts to the seventh part of the light of the s(n) And in this manner. sho'ed to me. a la' for her. b(t r(ns day and night./ of the s(n these distinctions are made (lit) ?they are separated ?") 1o it comes that its co(rse becomes . and ret(rns to the east. and in single seventh parts accomplishes all her / darkness in the 'est) And in certain months she alters her settings. and its co(rse nightly shorter) And this is the la' and the co(rse of the s(n. and in that night in the beginning of her morning #in the commencement of the l(nar day& the moon sets 'ith the s(n. and ret(rns on those his divisions of his orbit for thirty mornings. and her chariot in 'hich she rides is driven by the 'ind. the holy angel 'ho is the leader of them all.& And after this la' + sa' another la' dealing 'ith the smaller l(minary. and sets in the 'est of the heaven) . (and" the 6 fo(rteenth part of her light) And 'hen she receives oneDseventh part of the half of her light. so he sets and decreases not.2 -n that day the night decreases and amo(nts to nine parts. forever and ever) And that 'hich (in this manner" rises is the great l(minary. and enters that portal thirty mornings and sets also in the 'est 28 opposite to it) And on that night has the night decreased in length by a ninth part.. and 'hen the s(n rises the moon rises 'ith him and receives the half of one part of light. i)e) the great l(minary 'hich is named the s(n. according as the @ord commanded) As he rises. 'hich is named the 0oon) And her circ(mference is like the circ(mference of the heaven. and setting) And on that day the night decreases in length. and the appearance of their lights (ntil fifteen days 'ere accomplished) +n single seventh parts she accomplishes all her light in the east.
for those l(minaries tr(ly render service on the 'orldDstations.82 days. standing open in the heavens at the ends)& As for the t'elve portals in the heaven. at the ends of the Earth. days* and the %2 moon falls behind the s(n and stars to the n(mber of . one in the third portal of the heaven. + sa' their position Dho' the moons rose and the s(n set in those days) And if five years are added together the s(n has an excess of thirty days. and in 2 years %. . and accomplishes all her light* and she recedes from the s(n. and the exactness of the year is . r(nning . open in the circ(mference of the s(n:s chariot in the heaven. days) And the s(n and the stars bring in all the years exactly. ! and all the 'orks of heaven in the east and in the 'est.. and one in the sixth portal.6/ days) And the excess of the s(n and of the stars amo(nts to six days* in 2 years 6 days every year come to .!! days. accomplished thro(gh its separate three h(ndred and sixtyDfo(r stations) Jor the signs and the times and the years and the days the angel Eriel sho'ed to me. moon.6/ days) +n . amo(nt to . above those portals in 'hich revolve the stars that never set) And one is larger than all the rest. so that for the moon the days 6 in 8 years amo(nt to 2%. years to %. and one 'indo' at its (appointed" season prod(ces 'armth.!! " there is 2 to be added (%. 'hen they are f(ll. according to the reckoning of the year.2 days) #Jor in 8 years she falls behind to the amo(nt of 8 days&. and stars. moon.2 days. have also to do 'ith the fo(r intercalary days. so that they do not advance or delay their position by a single day to eternity< b(t complete the years 'ith perfect 7(stice in .and the fo(rth) 1he goes o(t for seven days. in the 'orld. and it is that that makes its co(rse thro(gh the entire 'orld) % #$hapter !6& 37 . There are many 'indo's open to the left and right of them. being inseparable from their office. 'hen they are opened at their appointed seasons) #And for the 'inds and 6 the spirit of the de' 'hen they are opened. 'hich rise from the portals thro(gh 'hich it (the s(n" rises and sets . 'ho are placed over the 'hole creation and over all the stars. i)e) the s(n.. thro(gh 'hich the rays of the s(n break o(t* and from them is 'armth 2 diff(sed over the Earth. in the heaven and in the 'orld. and in 2 years she falls 2 days behind* #i)e) to the s(m (of %. % s(n goes o(t) +n this manner. that they sho(ld r(le on the face of the heaven and be seen on the Earth. and t(rns abo(t and ret(rns again thro(gh the portal 'here the s(n rises. one in the fo(rth portal. 62 days. and be leaders for the day and the night. corresponding (as these do" to those doors from 'hich the stars come o(t according as . (ntil she goes o(t from the fifth and t(rns back again in seven days into the fo(rth portal and accomplishes all her light* and she recedes and enters into the 8 first portal in eight days) And she ret(rns again in seven days into the fo(rth portal from 'hich the .8. one in the first portal. 8 and for 'hich they set corresponding to their n(mber) And + sa' chariots in the heaven. and in eight ! days enters the sixth portal from 'hich the s(n goes o(t) And 'hen the s(n goes o(t from the fo(rth portal she goes o(t seven days.e has commanded them. and all the days 'hich accr(e %% to it for one of those five years. and these render service on the fo(r days 'hich are not 2 reckoned in the reckoning of the year) And o'ing to them men go 'rong in there. so that in 8 years there are 2. 'hom the @ord of glory has set forever over all the l(minaries of the heaven. o(t of 'hich go o(t the s(n. years there are %. and stars. and" 62 days)& And in 2 years there are %. and all the ministering creat(res 'hich make their revol(tion in all the chariots / of the heaven) +n like manner t'elve doors Eriel sho'ed me. days) #$hapter !2& And the leaders of the heads of the tho(sands.%2 days) Jor the moon alone the days amo(nt in . all the %! days she falls behind in 8 years are 8 ) And the year is acc(rately completed in conformity 'ith their 'orldDstations and the stations of the s(n.
and days. and t'o into the Great 1ea and discharge themselves there #and some say* 8 into the desert&) 1even great islands + sa' in the sea and in the mainland* t'o in the mainland and five in the Great 1ea) % #$hapter !8& %. and from it there come rain and fr(itf(lness and prosperity and de'< and thro(gh the third portal 'hich lies to'ard the north come cold and dro(ght) ! And after these come o(t the so(th 'inds thro(gh three portals* thro(gh the first portal of 8 them inclining to the east comes o(t a hot 'ind) And thro(gh the middle portal next to it there . and . and the abysses and forests and rivers.igh 'ill descend there. the second Ebla. and all their la's and all their plag(es and all their benefactions have + sho'n to yo(. fo(r come o(t on the side of the north to their o'n sea. and the fo(rth . loc(sts and desolation) And from the middle portal come in a direct direction health and rain and de' and prosperity< and thro(gh the third portal in the 'est come clo(d and hoarDfrost. and three in the 'est. and years pass a'ay) + sa' seven rivers on the Earth larger than all the rivers* one of them coming from the 'est po(rs its 'aters into the Great 1ea) 6 And these t'o come from the north to the sea and po(r their 'aters into the Aed 1ea in the ! east) And the remaining. higher than all the mo(ntains 'hich are on the Earth* and then 2 comes o(t hoarDfrost. and on everything 'hich is in the 'ater and on the land) 2 And the first 'ind from those portals. they bring destr(ction on all the Earth and on the 'ater (pon it. called the east 'ind.And at the ends of the Earth + sa' t'elve portals open to all the 4(arters (of the heaven".e 'ho is blessed forever 2 descend) And the 'est 4(arter is named the diminished. dro(ght. is divided into three parts* the first of them is for the d'elling of men* and the second contains seas of 'ater. and three #after those on the left& of the so(th. and b(rning and destr(ction) And 'ith that. and sno' and rain. and three are of the / north. and the si5e of the circ(mference of both is alike) +n the 38 . beca(se there all the l(minaries of the . and prosperity and health) And thro(gh the third portal lying to the 'est come o(t de' and rain. yea. the third 9enase. and three on the right (i)e) the so(th" of the heaven. come o(t fragrant smells. and the second Tomas) And the moon has fo(r names* the first name is Ason7a. the t'elve portals of the fo(r 4(arters of the heaven are completed. and prosperity and blessing< and thro(gh the last portal 'hich ad7oins the so(th come o(t dro(ght and desolation. inclining to'ards the so(th* from it come o(t desolation. and de' and loc(sts) %2 And after these #fo(r& are the 'est 'inds* thro(gh the first portal ad7oining the north come o(t de' and hoarDfrost. and on all 'ho d'ell on it. Erae) These are the t'o great l(minaries* their circ(mference is like the circ(mference of the / heaven. three on the left (i)e) the north") And the three first are those of the east. beca(se the 0ost . heaven 'ane and go do'n) And the fo(rth 4(arter. the so(th. t'o of them to the Aed 1ea. loc(sts and desolation) % And after these the north 'inds* from the seventh portal in the east come de' and rain. there in 4(ite a special sense 'ill . 2 And the names of the s(n are the follo'ing* the first -r7ares. and from those eight come h(rtf(l 'inds* 'hen they are sent. heat. named the north. and three of the 'est) Thro(gh fo(r of these come 'inds of blessing and prosperity. and darkness and clo(ds< and the third part contains the garden of righteo(sness) / + sa' seven high mo(ntains. seasons. beca(se it is the first* and the second. and de' and rain. from 2 'hich the 'inds go o(t and blo' over the Earth) Three of them are open on the face (i)e) the east" of the heavens. and cold and sno' and frost) And from the middle portal come o(t de' and rain. my son 0eth(selah) % #$hapter !!& And the first 4(arter is called the east. comes o(t thro(gh the first portal 'hich is in the east. 6 and destr(ction) And thro(gh the second portal in the middle comes 'hat is fitting.
and every 'eek* And the 'aning of the moon 'hich takes place in the sixth portal* for in this / sixth portal her light is accomplished. on the ninth to six. and for the order prescribed to it every month . and for its going o(t. and for every season of bearing r(le. 'ho is their leader. and the moon shines the 'hole night thro(gh (ntil the s(n rises over against her and the moon is seen over against the s(n) -n the side from 'here the light of the moon comes o(t. in 'hich she accomplishes her 'aning in the first period of time. on the eleventh to fo(r. and at her time she makes three months of t'entyD nine days each. and the la' of all the stars of the heaven is 2 completed) And he sho'ed me all the la's of these for every day.& And no'.circ(mference of the s(n there are seven portions of light 'hich are added to it more than to the moon. on the thirteenth to t'o. there again she 'anes (ntil all the light vanishes and all the days of the month are at an end. %2 and 'hen she is ill(mined thro(gho(t. + have sho'n yo( everything. on the t'elfth to three. and on 'hich side it is transferred to her by the s(n) B(ring all the period d(ring 'hich the moon is gro'ing in her light. on the second to thirteen parts of light. on the sixth to nine. and come o(t thro(gh the eastern portals 6 on the face of the heaven) And 'hen the moon rises oneDfo(rteenth part appears in the heaven* ! #the light becomes f(ll in her&* on the fo(rteenth day she accomplishes her light) And fifteen parts of light are transferred to her (ntil the fifteenth day ('hen" her light is accomplished. on the seventh to eight. for on that day the light rises (pon her) 1he becomes f(ll moon exactly on the day 'hen the s(n sets in the 'est. and from the east she rises at night. Enoch. and in definite meas(res it is s transferred (ntil the seventh portion of the s(n is exha(sted) And they set and enter the portals of the 'est. and by day she appears like the heaven. she is transferring it to herself 'hen opposite to the s(n d(ring fo(rteen days #her light is accomplished in the heaven. on the eighth to seven. and 'hen 6 this place 'hich yo( see has been traversed) 1(ch is the pict(re and sketch of every l(minary 'hich Eriel the archangel. on the . and the leaders of the stars of the heaven and all those 'ho t(rn them. (ntil one h(ndred and seventyDseven 2 days are accomplished* reckoned according to 'eeks. their tasks and times and depart(res) % 39 . on the tenth to five. and make their revol(tion by the north. and + have revealed everything to yo( that yo( sho(ld see this s(n and this moon. and she becomes fifteen parts. and for every year. sho'ed to me) % #$hapter 8 & And in those days the angel Eriel ans'ered and said to me* ?+ have sho'n yo( everything. fo(rteenth to the half of a seventh. t'entyDfive ('eeks" and t'o days) 1he falls behind the s(n and the order of the stars exactly five days in the co(rse of one period. and her circ(mference is empty. and the moon gro's by (the addition of" fo(rteenth 8 parts) And in her 'aning (the moon" decreases on the first day to fo(rteen parts of her light. my son. her light is accomplished f(ll in the heaven) And on the first %. on the third to t'elve. and there is nothing else in her save her light) #$hapter !. and for three months she appears (of" t'entyDnine each) At night she appears like a man for t'enty days each time. and all her remaining light disappears completely on the fifteenth) And % in certain months the month has t'entyDnine days and once t'entyDeight) And Eriel sho'ed me another la'* 'hen light is transferred to the moon. on the fifth to ten. and in the first 6 portal for one h(ndred and seventyD seven days) And in the time of her going o(t she appears for three months (of" thirty days each. day she is called the ne' moon. and after that there is the beginning of the 'aning* (And the 'aning" 'hich takes place in the first portal in its season. void of 2 light) And three months she makes of thirty days. on the fo(rth to eleven. according to the sign of the year.
and testify to all yo(r children< and in the second year they 'ill take yo( from their midst) 2 40 . that yo( may teach yo(r children and record (it" for them. And not appear at her time) 2 #And in those days the s(n 'ill be seen and he 'ill 7o(rney in the evening on the extremity of the great chariot in the 'est& And 'ill shine more brightly than accords 'ith the order of light) 6 And many chiefs of the stars 'ill transgress the order (prescribed") And these 'ill alter their orbits and tasks. And all things on the Earth 'ill alter.e has made all the 'orks of the 'orld.is patience. And against 'hom no day of 7(dgment 'ill be fo(nd): / And those seven holy ones bro(ght me and placed me on the Earth before the door of my ho(se. And 'ill not gro' in their time. =ea.And in the days of the sinners the years 'ill be shortened. And the tho(ghts of those on the Earth 'ill err concerning them. for . and read everything 'hich 'as 'ritten (on it" and (nderstood everything. and of all the children of flesh . Enoch. and sho' to all yo(r children that no 6 flesh is righteo(s in the sight of the @ord.e is their $reator) -ne year 'e 'ill leave yo( 'ith yo(r son. And the fr(its of the trees 'ill be 'ithheld in their time) / And the moon 'ill alter her order. 2 And + extolled the @ord beca(se of . these heavenly tablets. And blessed . they 'ill err and take them to be gods) 8 And evil 'ill be m(ltiplied (pon them. And p(nishment 'ill come (pon them 1o as to destroy all): 2 #$hapter 8%& And he said to me* ?-bserve.im beca(se of the children of men) And after that + said* ?9lessed is the man 'ho dies in righteo(sness and goodness. that 'ill be (pon the Earth to the remotest generations) And at once + blessed the great @ord the King of glory forever. And read 'hat is 'ritten on it. #And they 'ill be altered from all their 'ays&. and said to me* ?Beclare everything to yo(r son 0eth(selah. And in those times the fr(its of the Earth 'ill be back'ard. And not appear at the seasons prescribed to them) ! And the 'hole order of the stars 'ill be concealed from the sinners. (ntil yo( give yo(r (last" commands. and read the book of all the deeds of mankind. $oncerning 'hom there is no book of (nrighteo(sness 'ritten. in that . And 'ill not appear in their time* And the rain 'ill be kept back And the heaven 'ill 'ithhold (it") . And their seed 'ill be tardy on their lands and fields. And mark every individ(al fact): % And + observed the heavenly tablets.
the books from yo(r father:s hand. And be taken a'ay beca(se of the doings of the godless): . one in the first portal and one in the third. 9lessed are all the righteo(s. And in those days they ceased to speak to me. This 'isdom (namely" that passes their tho(ght) 2 And those 'ho (nderstand it 'ill not sleep. and given yo( books concerning all these* so preserve. and + came to my people. men 'ill be at fa(lt. And the godless go do'n 'ith the godless) 8 And those 'ho practice righteo(sness 'ill die beca(se of the deeds of men. in their seasons. And 'ill offer congrat(lation to one another) 9(t the sinners 'ill die 'ith the sinners. and in their seasons and festivals and months) % And these are the names of those 'ho lead them. moon. 9(t 'ill listen 'ith the ear that they may learn this 'isdom. my son 0eth(selah. blessed are all those 'ho 'alk +n the 'ay of righteo(sness and sin not as the sinners. together 'ith the fo(r 'hich are intercalated 'hich divide the fo(r portions of the year. And it 'ill please those that eat of it better than good food) . in the reckoning of all their days in 'hich the s(n traverses the heaven. and (see" that yo( deliver them to the generations of the 'orld) % + have given 3isdom to yo( and to yo(r children. in their months. to 'hom the 8 @ord of the 'hole creation of the 'orld has s(b7ected the host of heaven) And he has po'er over night and day in the heaven to ca(se the light to give light to men Ds(n. in their orders. and one in the fo(rth and one in the sixth. That they may give it to their children for generations. and in their positions) Their fo(r leaders 'ho divide the fo(r parts of the year enter first< and after them the t'elve leaders of the orders 'ho divide the months< and for the three h(ndred and sixty (days" there are / 41 . has Eriel sho'n and revealed to me. and years and days. in their periods of dominion. entering into and departing from the portals for thirty days 'ith the heads of tho(sands of the order of the stars. and stars. #And yo(r children that 'ill be to yo(&. my son 0eth(selah. and the year is completed in three h(ndred and sixtyDfo(r days) ! And the acco(nt of it is acc(rate and the recorded reckoning of it exact< for the l(minaries. and not recogni5e them 6 acc(rately) Jor they belong to the reckoning of the year and are tr(ly recorded (on it" forever. all these things + am reco(nting to yo( and 'riting do'n for yo(H and + have revealed to yo( everything. 'ho 'atch that they enter at their times. 'hich set in their places. blessing the @ord of the 'orld) % #$hapter 82& And no'. .@et yo(r heart be strong. Jor the good 'ill anno(nce righteo(sness to the good< ! The righteo(s 'ith the righteo(s 'ill re7oice. 'hich 2 lead them and enter 'ith them fo(r days) -'ing to them men 'ill be at fa(lt and not reckon them in the 'hole reckoning of the year* yea. and all the po'ers of the heaven 'hich revolve in their circ(lar chariots) And these are the orders of the stars. and months and festivals.
and he said to me* ?A terrible thing have yo( seen. each behind a station. Earth) 0y son. and the moon setting in the 'est. my son. b(t the trees of the 'inter season become 'ithered) And these are the names of the leaders 'hich are (nder them* 9erka:el. b(t their leaders make the division) And these are the names of the leaders 'ho divide the fo(r parts of the year 'hich are ordained* 0ilki:el. and all the days %. and the roseDflo'ers.el:emmelek. and (pon the Earth there 'ill be great % destr(ction) After that + arose and prayed and implored and begged. ('hen" + sa' in a vision ho' the heaven collapsed and 'as borne off and fell to / the Earth) And 'hen it fell to the Earth + sa' ho' the Earth 'as s'allo'ed (p in a great abyss. 6 and + lifted (p (my voice" to cry alo(d.& And no'. and 'hy ! do yo( make s(ch lamentationK: And + reco(nted to him the 'hole vision 'hich + had seen. and there is one that follo's the three leaders of the orders 'hich follo' those leaders of stations that divide the fo(r parts of the year) +n the beginning of the year 0elke7al rises first and r(les. ('hen" + sa' a terrible . and all the fr(its of the Earth are gathered in. and the s(n rising in the east. and all the flo'ers 'hich come o(t in the field. and +7as(sa:el. and the orders. and a fe' stars.heads over tho(sands 'ho divide the days< and for the fo(r intercalary days there are the leaders 'hich separate %2 the fo(r parts of the year) And these heads over tho(sands are intercalated bet'een %. Celebs:el. . and ?Elome:elD these three follo' the leaders of the orders. since yo( are a believer. and the name of the head of a tho(sand 'hich is added to them. and hills sank do'n on hills. and said* ?The Earth is destroyed): And my grandfather 0ahalalel 'aked me as + lay near him. vision) And regarding them + prayed to the @ord) + had laid me do'n in the ho(se of my grandfather 0ahalalel. and high trees 'ere torn 2 from their stems. my son.e may not destroy the 'hole . and everything as . Chapters 83-'(. that a remnant may remain on the Earth. and the trees ripen their fr(its and prod(ce all their fr(its ripe and ready. and said to me* ?3hy do yo( cry so. my son 0eth(selah) And 'hen + had gone o(t belo' and seen the heaven. 'hom one names the shining s(n. Ke:el. and another 'ho is added a head of a tho(sand. and calms< and all the trees bear fr(it. leader and leader. and the 'inepress* these things take place in the days of his dominion) These are the names.el:emmelek. and the sheep pair and become pregnant. #$hapter 8. and everything that is 2 in the fields. and 'rote do'n my prayer for the generations of the 'orld. + 'ill sho' yo( all my visions. arise and make petition to the @ord of glory. then + blessed the % 42 . Asfa:el* and the days of his dominion are at an end) Section &. of his light are ninetyDone days) And these are the signs of (his" days on the Earth* glo'ing heat and dryness. and the 'hole Earth. and heat. from heaven all this 'ill come (pon the Earth. and . reco(nting 2 them before yo() T'o visions + sa' before + took a 'ife. 'hich + have seen. and + 'ill sho' everything to yo(. and %6 all the days of his dominion 'hilst he bears r(le are ninetyDone days) And these are the signs of the days 'hich are to be seen on Earth in the days of his dominion* s'eat. and 0el:e7al. and that . 'ho is named Tam:aini and s(n. %/ and >arel) And the names of those 'ho lead them* Adnar:el. and leaves are prod(ced on all the trees. my son.e:el. The )rea%-*isions. and of grave moment is yo(r dreamD vision as to the secrets of all the sin of the Earth* it m(st sink into the abyss and be destroyed 'ith 8 a great destr(ction) And no'. my son 0eth(selah.e had kno'n it in the beginning. and h(rled do'n and s(nk in the abyss) And after that a 'ord fell into my mo(th. and mo(ntains 'ere s(spended on mo(ntains. and the leaders of those heads of tho(sands* Gida:l7al. and the harvest of 'heat. and the one 'as 4(ite (nlike the other* the first 'hen + 'as learning to 'rite* the second before + took yo(r mother. called .il(7aseph* and the days of the dominion of this (leader" are at an end) %8 The next leader after him is .
oly and Great -ne. 1o that there sho(ld be an eternal destr(ction) 6 And no'. Great and mighty in =o(r greatness. and 'ith the tong(e of flesh. thro(gho(t all generations =o(r dominion< all the heavens are =o(r throne forever. and after that 2 + co(ld no longer see that red b(ll) 9(t that black b(ll gre' and that heifer 'ent 'ith him. and he ascended and rose on the face of the heaven. + implore and beg =o( to f(lfill my prayer. 9(t the flesh of righteo(sness and (prightness establish as a plant of the eternal seed. and a b(ll came o(t from the Earth. and along 'ith this (latter" came o(t t'o b(lls. + sa' in a vision on my bed. that first one. my @ord. my son. and that b(ll 'as 'hite< and after it came o(t a heifer.e had made the s(n to go o(t from the 'indo's of the east. and 6 + sa' that many oxen proceeded from him 'hich resembled and follo'ed him) And that co'. To leave me a posterity on Earth.@ord of 7(dgment and extolled . God and @ord and Great King. 'ill + speak* hear my 'ordsDincline yo(r ear to the dreamDvision of yo(r father) 9efore + took yo(r mother Edna. And hide not =o(r face from the prayer of =o(r servant.im beca(se . the 'hole Earth =o(r footstool forever and ever) Jor =o( have made and =o( r(le all things. 2 And after this + sa' another dream. and + 'ill sho' the 'hole dream to yo(.e gave them breath and a tong(e and a mo(th that they sho(ld speak 'ith it* % 9lessed be =o(. and set o(t and kept traversing the path sho'n to him) #$hapter 8/& And + lifted (p my hands in righteo(sness and blessed the . 'ent from the presence of that first b(ll in order to seek that red one. and spoke 'ith the breath of my mo(th. =o(r po'er and kingship and greatness abide forever and ever. destroy from the Earth the flesh 'hich has aro(sed =o(r 'rath. one of them black and / the other red) And that black b(ll gored the red one and p(rs(ed him over the Earth. 3isdom departs not from the place of =o(r throne. >or t(rns a'ay from =o(r presence) And =o( kno' and sees and hear everything. And (pon the flesh of men abides =o(r 'rath (ntil the great day of 7(dgment) 2 And no'. And there is nothing hidden from =o( #for =o( see everything&) / And no' the angels of =o(r heavens are g(ilty of trespass. that they sho(ld speak 'ith it. my son) And Enoch lifted (p (his voice" and spoke to his son 0eth(selah* ?To yo(. @ord. @ord): #$hapter 82& %. and lamented 'ith a great lamentation over him and so(ght him) And + looked (ntil that first 8 b(ll came to her and 43 . and . @ord of the 'hole creation of the heaven. And nothing is too hard for =o(. King. 'hich God has made for the children of the flesh of men. And not destroy all the flesh of man. b(t fo(nd him ! not. And make the Earth 'itho(t inhabitant. King of kings and God of the 'hole 'orld) 2 And And And And .
and it arose and eat and past(red among those oxen) And after that + sa' the large and the black oxen. to devo(r those oxen< and all the children of the Earth began to tremble and 4(ake before them and to flee from them) % #$hapter 8!& And again + sa' ho' they began to gore each other and to devo(r each other. one of those fo(r 'ho had come o(t stoned (them" from heaven. and those torrents . and + sa' the heaven above. and they all changed their stalls and past(res and their cattle. and b(ilt for himself a great vessel and d'elt on it< 2 and three b(lls d'elt 'ith him in that vessel and they 'ere covered in) And again + raised my eyes to'ards heaven and sa' a lofty roof. and raised me (p to a lofty place. and they became / b(lls among those cattle and past(red 'ith them #among them&) And + looked at them and sa'.im proceeded many 'hite b(lls. and began to mo(nt the co's of the oxen. one follo'ing the other. flo'ed 'ith m(ch 'ater into an enclos(re) And + sa' again. and fo(ntains 'ere opened on the s(rface of that great enclos(re. and the stars and the oxen. and gave it to those elephants and camels and asses* then they began to strike each other. and all the hills 'ere lo'er) And one said to me* ?Aemain here (ntil yo( see everything that befalls those elephants. and the 'hole Earth 4(aked . 'hich resembled them. and sho'ed me / a to'er raised high above the Earth. and cast them in an abyss of the Earth) % #$hapter 8. and after him she gave birth to many b(lls and black co's) . and bo(nd it hand and foot and cast it into an abyss* no' that abyss 'as 2 narro' and deep. And + sa' in my sleep that 'hite b(ll like'ise gro' and become a great 'hite b(ll. and a star fell 2 from heaven. and they all let o(t their genitals like horses. and from that time on'ard she cried no more) And after that she gave birth to another 'hite b(ll. / and + sa' that enclos(re (ntil all its s(rface 'as covered 'ith % 44 . and + sa' in the vision. and began to bite 'ith their teeth and to devo(r. 'itho(t his being terrified* he 'as born a b(ll and became a man. and gathered and took all the great stars 'hose genitals 'ere like those of horses. and they resembled him) And they began to give birth to many 'hite b(lls. beca(se of them) And as + 'as looking in the vision. and horrible and dark) And one of them dre' a s'ord. and asses) And all the oxen feared them and 'ere affrighted at them. and from . (even" many) #$hapter 86& And again + sa' 'ith my eyes as + slept.& And one of those fo(r 'ent to that 'hite b(ll and instr(cted him in a secret. a'ay from the generations of the Earth. and three 'ith them) And those three that had last come o(t grasped me by my hand and took me (p. and all of them): % #$hapter 88& And + sa' one of those fo(r 'ho had come o(t first. and looked to'ards the heaven. and to gore 'ith their 6 horns) And they began. camels. and there came o(t from heaven beings 'ho 'ere like 'hite men* and fo(r 'ent o(t from that place . camels. and he sei5ed that first star 'hich had fallen from the heaven. and bo(nd them all hand and foot. and + sa' many stars descend and cast themselves do'n from heaven to that first star. and began . 'ith seven 'ater torrents on it. 2 and they all became pregnant and gave birth to elephants. and asses. and the Earth 2 began to cry alo(d) And + raised my eyes again to heaven. and that 'ater began to s'ell and rise (pon the s(rface.4(ieted her. to live 'ith each other) And again + sa' in the vision. moreover.
and their @ord led them and placed . 'olves. and spoke 'ith them and admonished them not to to(ch the %. and came to them and past(red them) And . past(ring them and giving them 'ater and grass. and all . and to complain to their @ord) And a sheep 'hich had been saved from the 'olves fled and escaped to the 'ild asses< and + sa' the sheep ho' they lamented and cried. and one of those three 'as 'hite like that b(ll. and spoke 'ith it concerning the 'olves that it sho(ld %8 admonish them not to to(ch the sheep) And the sheep 'ent to the 'olves according to the 'ord of the @ord. 'here there 'as no 'ater and no grass< and they began to open their eyes and to see< and + sa' the @ord of the sheep 2. b(t that sheep gave birth to t'elve sheep) And 'hen those t'elve sheep had gro'n. retired and light appeared) 9(t that 'hite b(ll 'hich had become a man came o(t of that vessel. and they oppressed them (ntil they destroyed their little ones. and it stood (pon the Earth) 2 And all the cattle of that enclos(re 'ere gathered together (ntil + sa' ho' they sank and 'ere 6 s'allo'ed (p and perished in that 'ater) 9(t that vessel floated on the 'ater. and became as it had been created. and that sheep going and leading them) And that . eagles. b(t that sea gathered itself together. and that sheep gre' (p among the 'olves) And the @ord bro(ght the eleven sheep to live 'ith it and to past(re 'ith it among the 'olves* and they m(ltiplied and became many flocks of sheep) And the 'olves began to fear them. they gave (p one of them to the asses. they t(rned to flee before . and those 'olves departed in p(rs(it of the sheep 22 'ith all their po'er) And the @ord of the sheep 'ent 'ith them. and the three b(lls 'ith him. and begged their @ord 'ith all their might. 'hile all the oxen and elephants and camels and asses sank to the bottom 'ith all the animals. and #those 'olves& ran after them into that sea) 26 And 'hen they sa' the @ord of the sheep.e called that sheep 'hich had escaped the 'olves. and one black* and that 'hite b(ll departed from them) % And they began to bring o(t beasts of the field and birds. and the t'o 'ent and entered together into the assembly of those 'olves. and one of them 'as red as blood.is sheep 2. and the 'ater stood on this side and on that before their face. s4(irrels. and ravens< and among them 'as born a 'hite b(ll) And they began to bite one another< b(t that 'hite b(ll 'hich 'as born among them gave birth to a 'ild ass and a 'hite b(ll 'ith it. dogs. sheep ascended 45 .imself bet'een 22 them and the 'olves) And as those 'olves did not yet see the sheep. and 'as streaming over that enclos(re. as their leader.im* and his face 'as da55ling and glorio(s and terrible to see) 9(t the 'olves 2/ began to p(rs(e those sheep (ntil they reached a sea of 'ater) And that sea 'as divided. sheep< and the former gave birth to many boars. and the 'ater s'elled and rose (ntil it covered 2! those 'olves) And + sa' (ntil all the 'olves 'ho p(rs(ed those sheep perished and 'ere dro'ned) 28 9(t the sheep escaped from that 'ater and 'ent o(t into a 'ilderness.is face. v(lt(res. s'ine. so that + co(ld no longer see them. and another sheep met it and 'ent 'ith it. foxes.'ater) And the 'ater. and the %2 'ild asses m(ltiplied) 9(t that b(ll 'hich 'as born from him gave birth to a black 'ild boar and a 'hite %. that 'ater had risen above the height of that enclos(re. and they cast their yo(ng into a river of m(ch 'ater* b(t those sheep began to %6 cry alo(d beca(se of their little ones. the darkness. and those asses again gave (p that sheep to the 'olves. (ntil that @ord of the sheep descended at the voice of the sheep from a lofty abode. (b(t" perished and sank into the depths) And again + sa' in the vision (ntil those 'ater torrents 'ere removed from that high roof. so that there arose different genera* lions. they proceeded into the midst of that sea. and ho' they oppressed the sheep 2 exceedingly 'ith all their po'er< and the sheep cried alo(d) And the @ord came to the sheep and they began to strike those 'olves* and the 'olves began to make lamentation< b(t the sheep became 2% 4(iet and at once ceased to cry o(t) And + sa' the sheep (ntil they departed from among the 'olves< b(t the eyes of the 'olves 'ere blinded. and the darkness . and they 'ere not able to escape. (ntil the Earth became visible< b(t that vessel settled on the Earth. kites. falcons. and mist increased (pon it< and as + looked at the height of that 'ater. 'ild boars. and the chasms 8 of the Earth 'ere leveled (p and other abysses 'ere opened) Then the 'ater began to r(n do'n into these. sheep from no' on) And after that + sa' the 'olves. follo'ed . hyenas. tigers. and the 'olves follo'ed the sheep.
and the @ord of the sheep stood on that to'er and they offered a f(ll table before . and that second ram arose and fled before it< and + sa' (ntil those dogs p(lled /8 do'n the first ram) And that second ram arose /. and led the #little& sheep) And those sheep gre' and m(ltiplied< b(t all the dogs. and their eyes 'ere blinded< and + sa' the @ord of the sheep ho' .is face) And they all feared and trembled beca(se of .is appearance 'as great and . and + sa' (ntil those sheep 'ere satisfied< and that ho(se stood among them in the pleasant land) /% And sometimes their eyes 'ere opened. and 'ild boars feared and fled before it. and placed all the sheep in that ho(se) . and 'ent do'n from the s(mmit of the rock. b(t that sheep 'ot not thereof) And the @ord of the sheep 'as 'rathf(l exceedingly against them. and 'ild // boars (ntil he had destroyed them all) And that sheep 'hose eyes 'ere opened sa' that ram. and the @ord of the sheep sent it to them) And after that + sa' the @ord of the sheep 'ho stood before them. and that ram b(tted and killed the 'ild beasts. and they ret(rned to their folds) And + sa' in this vision (ntil that sheep became a man and b(ilt a ho(se for the @ord of the sheep. and came to the sheep. and there arose the t'o sheep as leaders in the place of those 'hich had led them and fallen asleep (lit) ?had fallen asleep and led / them ?") And + sa' (ntil the sheep came to a goodly place. and that sheep discovered it. and ca(sed it to d'ell there) And many other sheep .8 approached a stream of 'ater) Then that sheep.to the s(mmit of that lofty rock.. and became prince and leader of those sheep) 2 And that ho(se became great and broad. their leader 'hich had become a man. and they came to a past(re.6 sheep that had fallen a'ay.e sent to those sheep to testify to them and lament over them) And after that + sa' that 'hen they forsook the ho(se of the @ord and . and it sped a'ay and cried alo(d over the sheep< and they so(ght to slay it. b(t the sheep began to be blinded and to 'ander . and it 'as b(ilt for those sheep* (and" a to'er lofty and great 'as b(ilt on the ho(se for the @ord of the sheep. foxes. from the 'ay 'hich he had sho'ed them. and that ho(se 'as lo'./ a'ay) And 'hen they sa' it they feared and trembled at its presence. 'ithdre' .im. from them and fell asleep.is to'er they fell a'ay entirely. and they cried to that sheep 'ith them #'hich 'as among . fell asleep* and + sa' (ntil all the great sheep perished and little ones arose in their place. and all the sheep so(ght it and cried over it 'ith a great crying) And + sa' (ntil they left off crying for that sheep and crossed that stream of 'ater. and fo(nd the greatest part of them blinded and fallen . and came to those sheep 'hich had fallen a'ay. b(t the to'er 'as elevated and lofty. 'hich 'as among the sheep. and raised it to being a ram. and desired to ret(rn to their . b(t the @ord of the sheep saved it from 2. and the @ord of the sheep called some from among the sheep and sent them to the sheep. 'hich led them) And that ram began to b(tt on either side those dogs.. and trampled (pon them. (ntil it forsook its glory and began to b(tt those sheep. and foxes.im): And that sheep 'hich led them again ascended to the s(mmit of that rock. and all those sheep sa' .e did m(ch 46 .im) 2% And again + sa' those sheep that they again erred and 'ent many 'ays. and behaved itself /2 (nseemly) And the @ord of the sheep sent the lamb to another lamb and raised it to being a ram and leader of the sheep instead of that /6 ram 'hich had abandoned its glory) And it 'ent to it and spoke to it alone. and bro(ght it (p to me.2 folds) And that sheep took other sheep 'ith it. and began to slay them< and the sheep feared its presence. and made it the prince and leader of the sheep< b(t d(ring all these things those dogs /! oppressed the sheep) And the first ram p(rs(ed that second ram. (ntil another sheep arose and led them and bro(ght them all back. the sheep. and .2 them&* ?3e are not able to stand before o(r @ord or to look (pon .im and 'ere afraid before . and forsook that their ho(se. 22 b(t the sheep began to slay them) And one of them 'as saved and 'as not slain. midst. and .% terrible and ma7estic. and that sheep bro(ght back those .! And + sa' (ntil this sheep. 'hich had met that sheep 'hich led them. and those 'ild beasts had no longer any po'er among the sheep and robbed them no more of o(ght) And that ram gave birth to many sheep and fell asleep< and a little sheep became ram in its stead. and sometimes blinded. and a pleasant and glorio(s land. and their eyes 'ere opened) /2 And the dogs and the foxes and the 'ild boars began to devo(r those sheep (ntil the @ord of the sheep raised (p #another sheep& a ram from their /.
and all that they had given over to destr(ction) And the book 'as read before the @ord of the sheep.is place) And . and they trampled the sheep 'ith their feet and devo(red them) And the @ord of the sheep remained (nmoved (ntil all the sheep 'ere dispersed over the field and mingled 'ith them (i)e) the !6 beasts".e called another and spoke to him* ?-bserve and mark everything that the shepherds 'ill do to those sheep< for they 'ill destroy more of them than 62 + have commanded them) And every excess and the destr(ction 'hich 'ill be done thro(gh the shepherds. effects) And read o(t before me by n(mber ho' many they destroy. and cast those sheep to them that they might past(re them.e gave over to them those sheep) And .e sa' it. 'hether or not they abide by my 6/ command 'hich + have commanded them) 9(t they 'ill not kno' it. nor admonish them. and each one of them received in his time a definite n(mber* it 'as 'ritten by the other 6. and yo( 'ill not declare it to them. and to all the 'ild 26 beasts. 2! into the hand of all the 'ild beasts) And + began to cry alo(d 'ith all my po'er.e forsook that their ho(se and their to'er and gave them all into the hand of the lions. and they (i)e) the shepherds" did not save them o(t of the hand of the beasts) And this one 'ho 'rote the book carried it (p. and . and they reared (p that to'er. and re7oiced that they 'ere devo(red and s'allo'ed and robbed. in the vision + sa' that one 'ho 'rote. and three of those sheep t(rned back and came and entered and began to b(ild (p all that had fallen do'n of that !.e called seventy shepherds. and everything that + 'ill command yo( that do ye) And + 'ill deliver them over to yo( d(ly n(mbered. in a book ho' many each one of them destroyed of them) And each one sle' and destroyed many ! more than 'as prescribed< and + began to 'eep and lament beca(se of those sheep) And +n this manner. to tear and devo(r them. to devo(r them. and 'olves and hyenas. and to appeal to the @ord of the sheep. and they delivered 66 those sheep into the hand of the lions) And the lions and tigers eat and devo(red the greater part of those sheep. and it 'as named the high to'er< and they began again to place a table before the to'er. that + may comprehend and see 'hat they do. that + may have this as a testimony against them. and all that each one of them had made !% a'ay 'ith. and left them to be devo(red in the hand of all the beasts) 2. and ho' many they deliver over for destr(ction. ho' he 'rote do'n every one that 'as destroyed by those shepherds. and (the eyes of" their shepherds like'ise< and they delivered them in large n(mbers to their shepherds for !2 destr(ction. tho(gh . and sho'ed it and read it before the @ord of the sheep. and they began to slay and to destroy more than they 'ere bidden.im 47 . and those 'ild beasts began to tear in pieces those sheep) And + sa' that . and to represent to .im in regard to the sheep that they 'ere devo(red 28 by all the 'ild beasts) 9(t . and tell yo( 'hich of them are to be destroyedDand them destroy ye): And 6% . and into the hand of the foxes.sla(ghter among them in their herds (ntil 22 those sheep invited that sla(ghter and betrayed . b(t only record against each individ(al all the destr(ction 'hich 62 the shepherds effect each in his time and lay it all before me): And + sa' (ntil those shepherds past(red in their season. b(t they 'ere not able) And they began again to b(ild as before. record (namely" ho' many they destroy according to my command. day by day.e gave them over into the hands of the lions and tigers. and implored . and the 'ild boars eat along 'ith them< and they b(rned that to'er and demolished 6! that ho(se) And + became exceedingly sorro'f(l over that to'er beca(se that ho(se of the sheep 'as demolished. and ho' many according to their o'n caprice* record against every individ(al shepherd all the destr(ction he 6. and after'ards + 'as (nable to see if those sheep entered that ho(se) 68 And the shepherds and their associates delivered over those sheep to all the 'ild beasts.e spoke to the shepherds and their companions* ?@et each individ(al of yo( past(re the sheep 6 hencefor'ard. b(t all the bread on it 'as poll(ted and not p(re) !/ And as to(ching all this the eyes of those sheep 'ere blinded so that they sa' not. And .e took the book from his hand and read it and sealed it and laid it do'n) !2 And at once + sa' ho' the shepherds past(red for t'elve ho(rs. and kno' every deed of the shepherds.e remained (nmoved. and . ho(se< b(t the 'ild boars tried to hinder them. and carried (p and laid do'n and sho'ed act(ally the 'hole book to the @ord of the sheepD(even" everything that they had done.
and the %% rams sa' it and all ran to it) And not'ithstanding all this those eagles and v(lt(res and ravens and kites still kept tearing the sheep and s'ooping do'n (pon them and devo(ring them* still the sheep remained silent.im. the kites.im all the doings !! of the shepherds. and commanded that they sho(ld bring before . being one of those seven 'hite ones. and all the beasts and all the birds of the heaven fell from among those sheep. and str(ck the Earth. to past(re them for their period. and sho'ed that they had destroyed m(ch more than their predecessors. than + commanded them): And they 'ere all bo(nd.im) And . and they all stood before . in pieces and devo(red them) And + sa' (ntil horns gre' (pon those lambs. b(t they had no po'er over it) All the eagles and v(lt(res and ravens and kites 'ere gathered together.im against all the shepherds) And he took the act(al book and laid it do'n beside . and to pick o(t their eyes and to . each shepherd in his o'n period) And after that + sa' in my vision all the birds of heaven coming. and 'ho taking them on their o'n a(thority sle' more 2. and they began to open their eyes and to see. and gave testimony before . all the stars 'hose privy members 22 'ere like those of horses. and 'ent to the place of condemnation. before the @ord of the sheep) And + sa' (ntil the @ord of the sheep came to them and took in . (ntil he opened that book concerning the destr(ction 'hich those t'elve last shepherds had done. and said to him* ?Take those seventy shepherds to 'hom + delivered the sheep. and they 'ere 7(dged and fo(nd g(ilty. and they bro(ght them all before .im) 2/ And the 7(dgment 'as held first over the stars. b(t they did not listen to 'hat they said to 8 them. and it cried to the sheep. and the other took the sealed books and opened those books before the @ord of the sheep) 2% And the @ord called those men the seven first 'hite ones. b(t the rams lamented and cried o(t) And those ravens fo(ght and battled 'ith it and so(ght to lay lo' its horn. and the @ord of the sheep sat . and the ravens cast do'n their horns< and + sa' (ntil there spro(ted a great horn of one of those sheep. and they severally completed their periods as did the first< and others received them into their 2 hands. and their eyes % 'ere opened) And it looked at them #and their eyes opened&. the eagles. f(ll of fire and flaming.im. and begged . they all came together. and dashed the sheep . / and as for me + looked and lamented in my sleep over that shepherd 'ho past(red the sheep) And + sa' (ntil those sheep 'ere devo(red by the dogs and eagles and kites.im on their acco(nt as he sho'ed .is 'rath. and the Earth clave apart.im and departed) #$hapter . and they 'ere cast into an abyss.e said to that man 'ho 'rote before . and they left neither flesh nor skin nor sine' remaining on them (ntil only their bones stood there* and their bones too fell 2 to the Earth and the sheep became fe') And + sa' (ntil that t'entyDthree had (ndertaken the past(ring and completed in their several periods fiftyDeight times) 6 9(t lambs 'ere born by those 'hite sheep. And + sa' (ntil a great s'ord 'as given to the sheep. the v(lt(res.is hand the staff of . and f(ll 22 of pillars of fire) And those seventy shepherds 'ere 7(dged and fo(nd g(ilty. and there came 'ith them all the sheep of the field. and helped each other to break that horn of the ram) %. and the sheep proceeded against all the beasts of the field to slay them.imself on it. + sa'. yea. they cried to them. ! and to cry to the sheep) =ea. & And + sa' (ntil that in this manner thirtyDfive shepherds (ndertook the past(ring (of the sheep". and all the beasts and the birds of the heaven fled before their face) And + sa' that man. 'ho 'rote the book according to the command of the @ord. beginning 'ith the first star 'hich led the 'ay. the ravens< b(t the eagles led all the birds< and they began to devo(r those sheep. and they 'ere cast 26 into that fiery abyss) And + sa' at that time ho' a like abyss 'as opened in the midst of the Earth. f(ll of % 48 . and their eyes 'ere very exceedingly blinded) And + sa' in the vision ho' the ravens fle' (pon those lambs and took one of those lambs. and 'ere s'allo'ed (p in the Earth and it covered them) 2 And + sa' (ntil a throne 'as erected in the pleasant land.on their acco(nt. b(t 'ere exceedingly deaf. devo(r their flesh) And the sheep cried o(t beca(se their flesh 'as being devo(red by the birds.
and they bro(ght those blinded sheep. they flo'ed beca(se of 'hat + had seen< for everything 'ill come and /2 be f(lfilled.oly and Great -ne has appointed days for all things) 2 And the righteo(s one 'ill arise from sleep. '1-1(8 . they . #3ill arise& and 'alk in the paths of righteo(sness. and all the birds of the heaven. it off and laid it in a place in the so(th of the land) And + sa' (ntil the @ord of the sheep bro(ght a ne' ho(se greater and loftier than that first. ('hich is" praised of all men and a 7(dge of all the Earth& for all my children 'ho 'ill d'ell on the Earth) And for the f(t(re generations 'ho 'ill observe (prightness and peace) % @et not yo(r spirit be tro(bled beca(se of the times< Jor the .. and that lamb became a great animal and had great black horns on its head< and the @ord of the sheep . and they 'ere all 7(dged and fo(nd g(ilty and 2! cast into this fiery abyss. re7oiced over it and over all the oxen) And + slept in their midst* and + a'oke and sa' everything) / This is the vision 'hich + sa' 'hile + slept.e had taken a'ay. Enoch indeed 'rote this complete doctrine of 'isdom.fire. Pro%ise.iction an. And + sa' all the sheep 'hich had been left. Book of E-hortation an.% them in everything) And thereafter those three 'ho 'ere clothed in 'hite and had sei5ed me by my hand #'ho had taken me (p before&. And all his path and conversation 'ill be in eternal goodness and grace) . and the hand of that ram also sei5ing hold of me. + remembered the first dream. and all the beasts on the Earth. Woe for the Sinners. and all the birds of the heaven. and their 'ool 'as ab(ndant and clean) And all that had been destroyed and dispersed. and beca(se of it + 'ept and 'as tro(bledDbeca(se + had seen that vision) Section +. and + a'oke and blessed the @ord of righteo(sness and /% gave .. 'hich had been given to the sheep. 49 .! And + sa' that a 'hite b(ll 'as born. 'ith large horns and all the beasts of the field and all the . and all the sheep 'ere 'ithin it) . and all the deeds of men in their order 'ere sho'n to me) -n that night. and its ornaments 'ere ne' and larger than those of the first. and they .2& The book 'ritten by EnochD#+. and they b(rned< no' this abyss 'as to the right of that ho(se) And + sa' those sheep b(rning and their bones b(rning) 28 And + stood (p to see (ntil they folded (p that old ho(se< and carried off all the pillars. assembled in that ho(se. and they carried 2. the old one 'hich ./ .8 birds of the air feared him and made petition to him all the time) And + sa' (ntil all their generations 'ere transformed. b(t it held them not) And the eyes of them all 'ere opened. and they bro(ght it back into the ho(se.6 sa' the good. and all the beams and ornaments of the ho(se 'ere at the same time folded (p 'ith it. sheep 'ere all 'hite. and there 'as not one among them that did not see) And + sa' that that ho(se 'as large and broad and very f(ll) .is ho(se) And + sa' (ntil they laid do'n that s'ord. and they all became 'hite b(lls< and the first among them became a lamb. and all the sheep .im glory) Then + 'ept 'ith a great 'eeping and my tears stayed not (ntil + co(ld no longer end(re it* 'hen + sa'. and set it (p in the place of the first 'hich had beer folded (p* all its pillars 'ere ne'. and the @ord of the sheep re7oiced 'ith great 7oy beca(se they 'ere all good and had ret(rned to . #$hapter . falling do'n and doing homage to those sheep and making petition to and obeying . of 1ale. and it 'as sealed before the presence of the @ord.2 'ere invited into that ho(se. and all the beasts of the field.2 took me (p and set me do'n in the midst of those sheep before the 7(dgment took place) And those . Blessin/ for the 0i/hteo$s an.
And a great p(nishment be exec(ted on the Earth. ! A great p(nishment 'ill come from heaven (pon all these.e 'ill give him po'er so that he 'ill be (endo'ed" 'ith goodness and righteo(sness) And he 'ill 'alk in eternal light) / And sin 'ill perish in darkness forever.%& And no'. And righteo(sness 'ill be yo(r companion) Jor + kno' that violence m(st increase on the Earth. beloved* @ove (prightness and 'alk in it) And dra' not near to (prightness 'ith a do(ble heart. And . sons of Enoch.e 'ill be gracio(s to the righteo(s and give him eternal (prightness. And the holy @ord 'ill come o(t 'ith 'rath and p(nishment To exec(te 7(dgment on Earth) 50 . my son 0eth(selah. That + may sho' yo( everything That 'ill befall yo( forever): % And there (pon 0eth(selah 'ent and s(mmoned to him all his brothers and assembled his relatives) . / 9(t 'alk in righteo(sness. Abandoning God. And all (nrighteo(sness come to an end* 2 =ea. And 'ill no more be seen from that day on) 2 #$hapter . all the 'ords of yo(r father. And he spoke to all the children of righteo(sness and said* 2 ?. call to me all yo(r brothers And gather together to me all the sons of yo(r mother< Jor the 'ord calls me. And the spirit is po(red o(t (pon me. my sons) And it 'ill g(ide yo( on good paths..ear. transgression and (ncleanness increase. it 'ill be c(t off from its roots. And its 'hole str(ct(re be destroyed) And (nrighteo(sness 'ill again be ended on the Earth. And associate not 'ith those of a do(ble heart. And listen correctly to the voice of my mo(th< Jor + exhort yo( and say to yo(. And all the deeds of (nrighteo(sness and of violence And transgression 'ill prevail in a t'oDfold degree) 6 And 'hen sin and (nrighteo(sness and blasphemy And violence in all kinds of deeds increase.
=ea.+n those days violence 'ill be c(t off from its roots. and the sinners 'ill be destroyed by the s'ord) The righteo(s 'ill be c(t off from the blasphemers in every place. And a la' 'ill be made for the sinners) 51 . my sons. . And 'ill perish in 'rath and in grievo(s 7(dgment forever) And the righteo(s 'ill arise from their sleep. 3hile 7(dgment and righteo(sness still end(red) . And they 'ill be destroyed from (nder heaven) 8 And all the idols of the heathen 'ill be abandoned. And 'hich + have kno'n thro(gh the 'ord of the holy angels. And no'. + 'ill sho' them to yo( again That yo( may kno' 'hat 'ill come to pass) %. And have learned from the heavenly tablets): And Enoch began to reco(nt from the books and said* ?+ 'as born the seventh in the first 'eek. and sho' yo( The paths of righteo(sness and the paths of violence) =ea. And deceit 'ill have spr(ng (p< And in it there 'ill be the first end) / And in it a man 'ill be saved< And after it is ended (nrighteo(sness 'ill gro' (p. And 'alk not in the paths of violence< Jor all 'ho 'alk in the paths of (nrighteo(sness 'ill perish forever): %8 #$hapter . And concerning the plant of (prightness. And the roots of (nrighteo(sness together 'ith deceit. listen to me. And 'isdom 'ill arise and be given to them) % #And after that the roots of (nrighteo(sness 'ill be c(t off. my sons. my sons* According to that 'hich appeared to me in the heavenly vision. and those 'ho plan violence and those 'ho commit blasphemy 'ill perish by the s'ord)& And no' + tell yo(. And 'alk in the paths of righteo(sness. + Enoch 'ill declare (them" to yo(. And the temples b(rned 'ith fire. + 'ill speak these things.& %. And they 'ill remove them from the 'hole Earth. 2 And after that Enoch both gave and began to reco(nt from the books) And Enoch said* ?$oncerning the children of righteo(sness and concerning the elect of the 'orld. And they (i)e) the heathen" 'ill be cast into the 7(dgment of fire.. And after me there 'ill arise in the second 'eek great 'ickedness.
and 'ho is there that co(ld (nderstand the things of heaven and see a so(l or a spirit and co(ld tell thereof. The ho(se of glory and dominion 'ill be b(ilt forever) ! And after that in the sixth 'eek all 'ho live in it 'ill be blinded. To receive sevenfold instr(ction concerning all . at its close.%& And after that there 'ill be another. all their ends and think them or do like themK And 'ho is there of all men that co(ld kno' 'hat is the breadth and the length of the Earth. And sinners 'ill be delivered into the hands of the righteo(s) %2 And at its close they 'ill ac4(ire ho(ses thro(gh their righteo(sness. And the hearts of all of them 'ill godlessly abandon 'isdom) 8 And in it a man 'ill ascend< And at its close the ho(se of dominion 'ill be b(rned 'ith fire. and to 'hom has been sho'n the meas(re of all of themK %/ -r is there anyone 'ho co(ld discern the length of the heaven and ho' great is its height. and (pon 'hat it is fo(nded. the righteo(s 7(dgment 'ill be revealed to the 'hole 'orld. And all the 'orks of the godless 'ill vanish from all the Earth. And the 'hole race of the chosen root 'ill be dispersed) And after that in the seventh 'eek 'ill a godless generation arise. And a la' for all generations and an enclos(re 'ill be made for them) 6 And after that in the fifth 'eek. And all mankind 'ill look to the path of (prightness) And after that.is creation) % #Jor 'ho is there of all the children of men that is able to hear the voice of the .And after that in the third 'eek at its close A man 'ill be elected as the plant of righteo(s 7(dgment. Lisions of the holy and righteo(s 'ill be seen. And his posterity 'ill become the plant of righteo(sness in the f(t(re) And after that in the fo(rth 'eek. And all its deeds 'ill be godless) .is tho(ghtsK and 'ho is there that can look (pon all the 'orks %2 of heavenK And ho' sho(ld there be one 'ho co(ld look (pon the heaven. the eighth 'eek. at its close. or ascend and see %. and 'here all the l(minaries restK& %% #$hapter . %. And a s'ord 'ill be given to it that a righteo(s 7(dgment may be exec(ted on the oppressors. and ho' great is the n(mber of the stars. And many 'ill be its deeds. that of righteo(sness. And at its close 'ill be elected The elect righteo(s of the eternal plant of righteo(sness. And a ho(se 'ill be b(ilt for the Great King in glory in the f(t(re. And the 'orld 'ill be 'ritten do'n for destr(ction) %/ 52 . in the ninth 'eek.oly -ne 'itho(t being tro(bledK And 'ho can think .
rich. And by the s'ord 'ill they fall) #And those 'ho ac4(ire gold and silver in 7(dgment s(ddenly 'ill perish)& ! 3oe to yo(. And from yo(r riches 'ill yo( depart. for yo( have tr(sted in yo(r riches. love righteo(sness and 'alk in it< Jor the paths of righteo(sness are 'orthy of acceptation. And all 'ill be in goodness and righteo(sness. And 'alk in the paths of peace. And 'ill not follo' them) 2 And no' + say to yo( the righteo(s* 3alk not in the paths of 'ickedness. And yo( 'ill live and prosper) / And hold fast my 'ords in the tho(ghts of yo(r hearts. my sons. And they 'ill have no peace) 6 3oe to those 'ho b(ild their ho(ses 'ith sin< Jor from all their fo(ndations 'ill they be overthro'n. +n 'hich . And s(ffer them not to be effaced from yo(r hearts< 2 Jor + kno' that sinners 'ill tempt men to evillyDentreat 'isdom.e 'ill exec(te vengeance among the angels) %2 And the first heaven 'ill depart and pass a'ay. And sin 'ill no more be mentioned forever) %! #$hapter .igh in the days of yo(r riches) 8 53 . And no manner of temptation may increase) 3oe to those 'ho b(ild (nrighteo(sness and oppression And lay deceit as a fo(ndation< Jor they 'ill be s(ddenly overthro'n. And all the po'ers of the heavens 'ill give sevenfold light) %6 And after that there 'ill be many 'eeks 'itho(t n(mber forever. 9(t seek and choose for yo(rselves righteo(sness and an elect life./& And no' + say to yo(. There 'ill be the great eternal 7(dgment. 1o that no place may be fo(nd for her. lest yo( be destroyed) . And they 'ill hold themselves afar from them. in the tenth 'eek in the seventh part. 9(t the paths of (nrighteo(sness 'ill s(ddenly be destroyed and vanish) % And to certain men of a generation 'ill the paths of violence and of death be revealed. nor in the paths of death. 9eca(se yo( have not remembered the 0ost . And dra' not near to them. And a ne' heaven 'ill appear.And after this.
=o(r children 'ill mo(nt and rise as eagles. +n this manner. sinners. yo( 'ho are righteo(s< Jor again 'ill the @ord deliver them into yo(r hands. for yo( persec(te the righteo(s< Jor yo( 'ill be delivered (p and persec(ted beca(se of in7(stice. And have become ready for the day of sla(ghter. That + might 'eep over yo(. And the clefts of the rock forever as simpletons before the (nrighteo(s. righteo(s ones< for s(ddenly 'ill the sinners perish before yo(. 3oe to yo( 'ho increases 'ickedness. And yo(r $reator 'ill re7oice at yo(r destr(ction) % And yo(r righteo(s ones in those days 'ill be A reproach to the sinners and the godless) %% #$hapter . sinners) 2 Jear not the sinners. lying 'itnesses. 'hich cannot be reversed* .=o( have committed blasphemy and (nrighteo(sness. + speak and declare to yo(* . And yo( 'ill have lordship over them according to yo(r desires) % #And in the day of the trib(lation of the sinners. And yo( 'ill ascend and enter the crevices of the Earth. And higher than the v(lt(res 'ill be yo(r nest.2& -h that my eyes 'ere #a clo(d of& 'aters.ealing 'ill therefore be far from yo( beca(se of yo(r sins) / 3oe to yo( 'ho re4(ite yo(r neighbor 'ith evil< Jor yo( 'ill be re4(ited according to yo(r 'orks) 2 3oe to yo(. That yo( may exec(te 7(dgment (pon them according to yo(r desires) . And for yo(r fall there 'ill be no compassion. And po(r do'n my tears as a clo(d of 'aters* That so + might rest from my tro(ble of heartH % 'ho has permitted yo( to practice reproaches and 'ickednessK And so 7(dgment 'ill overtake yo(. And to those 'ho 'eigh o(t in7(stice.6& 9e hopef(l. And the day of darkness and the day of the great 7(dgment) . And heavy 'ill its yoke be (pon yo() ! #$hapter . And the sirens 'ill sigh beca(se of yo(Dand 'eep)& 2 54 .e 'ho has created yo( 'ill overthro' yo(. Jor s(ddenly 'ill yo( perish) 6 3oe to yo(.
3ho 'ith might oppress the righteo(s< Jor the day of yo(r destr(ction is coming) 8 +n those days many and good days 'ill come to the righteo(sDin the day of yo(r 7(dgment) #$hapter . 3hose remembrance is evil against yo() ! 55 . And . And for yo( the days of yo(r 7(dgment 'ill come) 2 And all the 'ords of yo(r (nrighteo(sness 'ill be read o(t before the Great . that the sinners 'ill become a shame And perish in the day of (nrighteo(sness) 2 9e it kno'n to yo( (sinners" that the 0ost . =ea. And the angels of heaven re7oice over yo(r destr(ction) % 3hat 'ill yo( do.igh is mindf(l of yo(r destr(ction. 3hen yo( hear the voice of the prayer of the righteo(sK . Jor s(ddenly 'ill yo( be cons(med and 'ither a'ay. And the voice of rest yo( 'ill hear from heaven) . sinners. And a bright light 'ill enlighten yo(. 'ho live on the mid ocean and on the dry land. And drink 'ine in large bo'ls. And 'alk the lo'ly 'ith yo(r might) 2 3oe to yo( 'ho drink 'ater from every fo(ntain.Jor this reason fear not. And yo(r faces 'ill be covered 'ith shame. 9eca(se yo( have abandoned the fo(ntain of life) 6 3oe to yo( 'ho 'ork (nrighteo(sness And deceit and blasphemy* +t 'ill be a memorial against yo( for evil) ! 3oe to yo(. Against 'hom this 'ord 'ill be a testimony* F =o( have been companions of sinners)G / And in those days the prayer of the righteo(s 'ill reach to the @ord. for yo(r riches make yo( appear like the righteo(s. yo( 'ill fare like to them.oly -ne. And 'hither 'ill yo( flee on that day of 7(dgment. yo( 'hom have s(ffered< Jor healing 'ill be yo(r portion. And this fact 'ill be a testimony against yo( for a memorial of (yo(r" evil deeds) / 3oe to yo( 'ho devo(r the finest of the 'heat. 9(t yo(r hearts convict yo( of being sinners. righteo(s.!& 9elieve.e 'ill re7ect every 'ork 'hich is gro(nded on (nrighteo(sness) 6 3oe to yo(. mighty ones. sinners. sinners. 3oe to yo(.
And in splendor and in food they 'ill be po(red o(t as 'ater) 2 Therefore they 'ill be 'anting in doctrine and 'isdom. That all yo(r evil deeds are revealed in the heavens.8& And no' + s'ear to yo(. fools. Jor yo( have ac4(ired it all in (nrighteo(sness. And a hill does not become the handmaid of a 'oman. And in silver and in gold and in p(rple. sinners. 9(t beca(se of the deeds of her o'n hands. And that none of yo(r deeds of oppression are covered and hidden) 6 And do not think in yo(r spirit nor say in yo(r heart that yo( do not kno' and that yo( do not see 8 that every sin is every day recorded in heaven in the presence of the 0ost . for thro(gh yo(r folly 'ill yo( perish* and yo( transgress against the 'ise. sinners. 9(t man of himself has created it. she dies 'itho(t children) 2 + have s'orn to yo(.oly Great -ne. % =ea and like 'ater yo(r lies 'ill flo' a'ay< Jor yo(r riches 'ill not abide 9(t speedily ascend from yo(< . to the 'ise and to the foolish. Jor yo( 'ill have manifold experiences on the Earth) % Jor yo( men 'ill p(t on more adornments than a 'oman. And they 'ill perish thereby together 'ith their possessions< And 'ith all their glory and their splendor.3oe to yo( 'ho ac4(ire silver and gold in (nrighteo(sness and say* F3e have become rich 'ith riches and have possessions< And have ac4(ired everything 'e have desired) 8 And no' let (s do 'hat 'e p(rposed* Jor 'e have gathered silver. kno' that yo( are prepared for the day of destr(ction* for this reason do not hope ! 56 . 3oe to yo(. And in shame and in sla(ghter and in great destit(tion. % and so good hap 'ill not be yo(r portion) And no'. + have s'orn to yo(. Even so sin has not been sent (pon the Earth.igh) Jrom no' on yo( kno' that all yo(r oppression 'ith 'hich yo( oppress is 'ritten do'n every day (ntil the day of yo(r 7(dgment) . And (nder a great c(rse 'ill they fall 'ho commit it) / And barrenness has not been given to the 'oman. by the . And many are the h(sbandmen in o(r ho(ses)G And o(r granaries are (brim" f(ll as 'ith 'ater. as a mo(ntain has not become a slave. And colored garments more than a virgin* +n royalty and in grande(r and in po'er. And yo( 'ill be given over to a great c(rse) #$hapter . Their spirits 'ill be cast into the f(rnace of fire) .
for the day of trib(lation and great shame for yo(r spirits) %% 3oe to yo(. And their eyes 'ill be blinded thro(gh the fear of their hearts And thro(gh visions in their dreams) 8 Thro(gh these they 'ill become godless and fearf(l< Jor they 'ill have done all their 'ork in a lie. ! And again + s'ear to yo(. 57 . and grave images of gold and silver and 'ood (and stone" and clay.igh) . sinners. and those 'ho 'orship imp(re spirits and demons. that sin is prepared for a day of (nceasing bloodshed) And they 'ho 'orship stones. 'ill get no manner of help from them) And they 'ill become godless beca(se of the folly of their hearts. and not ret(rn to them. obstinate of heart. off yo(r necks and slay yo(. And 'ill have no pity on their beloved ones) 2 6. And the families of the nations 'ill arise on the day of destr(ction) / And in those days the destit(te 'ill go o(t and carry off their children. to raise yo(r prayers as a memorial. and all kinds of idols not according to kno'ledge. And 'ill have 'orshiped a stone* Therefore in an instant 'ill they perish) .& 3oe to yo( 'ho 'ork godlessness. 'ho 'ork 'ickedness and eat blood* Jrom 'here have yo( good things to eat and to drink and to be filledK Jrom all the good things 'hich the @ord the 0ost . And place them as a testimony before the angels. and no happy life 'ill be yo(rs) % 3oe to them 'ho pervert the 'ords of (prightness. b(t yo( 'ill depart and die< for yo( kno' no ransom< for yo( are prepared for the day of the great 7(dgment.igh has placed in ab(ndance on the Earth< therefore yo( 'ill have no peace) %2 3oe to yo( 'ho love the deeds of (nrighteo(sness* for 'hat reason do yo( hope for good hap to yo(rselvesK kno' that yo( 'ill be delivered into the hands of the righteo(s. And transform themselves into 'hat they 'ere not #into sinners&* They 'ill be trodden 'alk (pon the Earth) 2 +n those days make ready. And transgress the eternal la'. and they 'ill c(t . so that their children 'ill perish thro(gh them* =ea. And they 'ill abandon them. And glory in lying and extol them* =o( 'ill perish.. they 'ill abandon their children (that are still" s(cklings. righteo(s. +n those days the nations 'ill be stirred (p. sinners. That they may place the sin of the sinners for a memorial before the 0ost .to live. and have no mercy (pon yo() 3oe to yo( 'ho re7oice in the trib(lation of the righteo(s< for no grave 'ill be d(g for yo() 3oe to yo( 'ho disregard the 'ords of 2 the righteo(s< for yo( 'ill have no hope of life) 3oe to yo( 'ho 'rite do'n lying and godless 'ords< for they 'rite do'n their lies that men may hear them and act godlessly to'ards (their" 6 neighbor) Therefore they 'ill have no peace b(t die a s(dden death) #$hapter .
igh 'ill arise on that day of 7(dgment To exec(te great 7(dgment among sinners) / And over all the righteo(s and holy .is righteo(sness. 3oe to them 'ho re7ect the meas(re and eternal heritage of their fathers And 'hose so(ls follo' after idols< Jor they 'ill have no rest) %/ 3oe to them 'ho 'ork (nrighteo(sness and help oppression.igh. +n those days the angels 'ill descend into the secret places And gather together into one place all those 'ho bro(ght do'n sin And the 0ost . and (nderstand them.9(t in those days blessed are all they 'ho accept the 'ords of 'isdom.e 'ill appoint g(ardians from among the holy angels To g(ard them as the apple of an eye. And observe the paths of the 0ost . the fathers together 'ith their sons 'ill be str(ck And brothers one 'ith another 'ill fall in death Till the streams flo' 'ith their blood) Jor a man 'ill not 'ithhold his hand from slaying his sons and his sons: sons. And bring affliction on yo(r hearts. And all their b(ilding materials are the bricks and stones of sin< + tell yo(.e 'ill cast do'n yo(r glory. And 'ill aro(se . yo( 'ill have no peace) %. And (to them" 'ho ca(se bitterness on the Earth< Jor they 'ill thereby be (tterly cons(med) %2 3oe to yo( 'ho b(ild yo(r ho(ses thro(gh the grievo(s toil of others. And slay their neighbors (ntil the day of the great 7(dgment) %2 Jor . And the chariot 'ill be s(bmerged to its height) . and 'alk in the path of . 2 58 .is fierce indignation And destroy yo( all 'ith the s'ord< And all the holy and righteo(s 'ill remember yo(r sins) %6 #$hapter % % & And in those days in one place. And the sinner 'ill not 'ithhold his hand from his honored brother* Jrom da'n (ntil s(nset they 'ill slay one another) 2 And the horse 'ill 'alk (p to the breast in the blood of sinners. And become not godless 'ith the godless< Jor they 'ill be saved) % 3oe to yo( 'ho spread evil to yo(r neighbors< Jor yo( 'ill be slain in 1heol) %% 3oe to yo( 'ho make deceitf(l and false meas(res.
in those days yo( 'ill not be able to stand before them) % #$hapter % %& -bserve the heaven. and every 'ork of the 0ost . and they %2 'ill be mindf(l of yo(r sins) And no' give presents to the rain that it be not 'ithheld from descending (pon yo(.im< for yo( spoke pro(d and insolent / 'ords against .igh. from the s(n and from the moon and from the stars in reference to yo(r sins beca(se (pon the Earth yo( exec(te %% 7(dgment on the righteo(s) And . the de' from descending on the Earth on yo(r acco(nt. And recogni5e that their riches 'ill not be able to save them +n the overthro' of their sins) 6 3oe to yo(.is reproof it is afraid and dries (p. and 'ithholds the rain and .im not) .as . and has . the 'ork of the 0ost ! .igh.e 'ill in4(ire as to yo(r deeds in heaven.e sends . obstinate of heart. and all its movements. yo( cannot petition . =o( 'ho afflict the righteo(s and b(rn them 'ith fire* =o( 'ill be re4(ited according to yo(r 'orks) ! 3oe to yo(.im 2 and 'ork no evil in . And beca(se of the deeds of yo(r hands 'hich yo(r godlessness has done.e makes an end of all 'ickedness and all sin.is righteo(sness* therefore yo( 'ill have no peace) And see not the sailors of the ships. on the day of strong ang(ish. 1inners. they have nothing to fear) And (then" the children of the Earth 'ill see the 'ise in sec(rity. beca(se of the 'ords of yo(r mo(th.is presence) +f .e not set limits to its doings. and fear . and are shaken by the 'inds. and they have evil forebodings of heart that the sea 'ill s'allo' them and they 'ill 6 perish in there) Are not the entire sea and all its 'aters.e 'ill s(mmon to testify against yo( every clo(d and mist and de' and rain< for they 'ill all be 'ithheld beca(se of yo( from descending (pon yo(.e not made the heaven and the Earth. children of heaven. ho' their ships are tossed to and fro by the 'aves.e closes the 'indo's of heaven. and all that is in thereK 3ho has given (nderstanding and 'isdom to everything that moves on the Earth and in the sea) . Bo not the sailors of the ships fear the seaK =et sinners fear not the 0ost . 'hen it has received gold and silver from yo( that it may descend) 3hen the hoarDfrost and sno' 'ith their chilliness. And no'.igh) % #$hapter % 2& 59 . nor yet the de'. and confined it thro(gho(t by the sandK And at .is anger (pon yo( beca(se of yo(r deeds. 'hat 'ill yo( do thenK And if . +n bla5ing flames b(rning 'orse than fire 'ill yo( b(rn) .Entil . and all its fish die and all that is in it< 9(t yo( sinners that are 8 on the Earth fear . kno' that from the angels . And tho(gh the righteo(s sleep a long sleep. sinners. 3ho 'atch in order to devise 'ickedness* Therefore 'ill fear come (pon yo( And there 'ill be none to help yo() 8 3oe to yo(. and are 2 in sore tro(bleK And therefore do they fear beca(se all their goodly possessions go (pon the sea 'ith them. and all the sno'Dstorms 'ith all their plag(es fall (pon yo(. And 'ill (nderstand all the 'ords of this book.
3hither 'ill yo( flee.e la(nches o(t . so(ls of the righteo(s.+n those days 'hen . by the glory of the Great and . .onored and 0ighty -ne in dominion. and 'here 'ill yo( find deliveranceK And 'hen . and by . And yo( 'ill have no peace) . and strip men naked. And 'ritten do'n for the spirits of those 'ho have died in righteo(sness. therefore.e has bro(ght a grievo(s fire (pon yo(. Jear not. #$hapter % . And be hopef(l yo( that have died in righteo(sness) / And grieve not if yo(r so(l into 1heol has descended in grief. And all the Earth 'ill be affrighted and tremble and be alarmed) 2 And all the angels 'ill exec(te their commands And 'ill seek to hide themselves from the presence of the Great Glory. And 'hat benefit do they reap for their deedsK 6 Even as 'e.& >o'. the righteo(s.is 3ord against yo( 3ill yo( not be affrighted and fearK % And all the l(minaries 'ill be affrighted 'ith great fear. and rob and sin. + s'ear to yo(. And 'hat have they more than 'eK Jrom no' on 'e are e4(al) ! And 'hat 'ill they receive and 'hat 'ill they see foreverK They too have died. sinners. And have fo(nd 'ritten in there and inscribed regarding them* % 2 That all goodness and 7oy and glory are prepared for them. and their spirits descended into 1heol in trib(lation)G . that no manner %% of violence is fo(nd in them (ntil their deathK F >evertheless they perished and became as tho(gh they had not been. And the children of Earth 'ill tremble and 4(ake< And yo( sinners 'ill be c(rsed forever. 60 . so die the righteo(s. so do they die in grief and darkness.is greatness + s'ear to yo() + kno' a mystery And have read the heavenly tablets. And have seen the holy books. 9(t 'ait for the day of the 7(dgment of sinners And for the day of c(rsing and p(nishment) 2 And yet 'hen yo( die the sinners speak over yo(* FAs 'e die.ave yo( seen the righteo(s ho' their end falls o(t. And from no' on forever 'ill they see no light)G 8 + tell yo(. yo( are content to eat and drink. and % ac4(ire 'ealth and see good days) . And that in yo(r life yo(r body fared not according to yo(r goodness.
And 'e have been destroyed and have not fo(nd any to help (s even 'ith a 'ord* 3e have been tort(red #and destroyed&. And they have laid their yoke heavily (pon (s) %% They have had dominion over (s that hated (s and str(ck (s< And to those that hated (s 'e have bo'ed o(r necks 9(t they pitied (s not) %2 3e desired to get a'ay from them that 'e might escape and be at rest. +f yo( die in the 'ealth of yo(r sins.And that manifold good 'ill be given to yo( in recompense for yo(r labors. nor their memorial from before the face of the Great -ne To all the generations of the 'orld* therefore no longer fear their cont(mely) / 3oe to yo(. And those 'ho are like yo( say regarding yo(* ?9lessed are the sinners* they have seen all their days) 2 And ho' they have died in prosperity and in 'ealth. And 7(dgment has not been exec(ted on them d(ring their life)G 6 Kno' ye. and not hoped to see life from day to day) % 3e hoped to be the head and have become the tail* 3e have toiled laborio(sly and had no satisfaction in o(r toil< And 'e have become the food of the sinners and the (nrighteo(s. And are complained to the r(lers in o(r trib(lation. And their spirits 'ill not perish. And cried o(t against those 'ho devo(red (s. And have not seen trib(lation or m(rder in their life< And they have died in honor. sinners. And met 'ith m(ch evil and been cons(med. for yo( 'ill have no peace) 8 1ay not in regard to the righteo(s and good 'ho are in life* F +n o(r tro(bled days 'e have toiled laborio(sly and experienced every tro(ble. 9(t fo(nd no place to 'here 'e sho(ld flee and be safe from them) %. And have become fe' and o(r spirit small) . 9(t they did not attend to o(r cries And 'o(ld not listen to o(r voice) %/ 61 . And that yo(r lot is ab(ndantly beyond the lot of the living) And the spirits of yo( 'ho have died in righteo(sness 'ill live and re7oice. that their so(ls 'ill be made to descend into 1heol And they 'ill be 'retched in their great trib(lation) ! And into darkness and chains and a b(rning flame 'here there is grievo(s 7(dgment 'ill yo(r spirits enter< And the great 7(dgment 'ill be for all the generations of the 'orld) 3oe to yo(. 'hen yo( have died.
and on all 'ho helped those 'ho pl(ndered yo() 9e hopef(l. and conversed 'ith the @ord of righteo(sness) / And his father @amech % 2 62 . nor charge 'ith lying the 'ords of the . that books 'ill be given to the righteo(s and the %. altho(gh yo( sinners say* F All o(r sins 'ill not be searched o(t and be 'ritten do'n. nor take acco(nt of yo(r % idols< for all yo(r lying and all yo(r godlessness iss(e not in righteo(sness b(t in great sin) And no' + kno' this mystery. and a recompense over the 'hole Earth) 2 Jor + and 0y son 'ill be (nited 'ith them forever in the paths of (prightness in their lives< and yo( 'ill have peace* re7oice. and lie. and they did not remove from (s the yoke of those that devo(red (s and dispersed (s and m(rdered (s. . and it 'ill appear to yo(< for all yo(r trib(lation 'ill be visited on the / r(lers. and lie not and alter not the 'ords of (prightness. and cast not a'ay yo(r hopes for yo( 'ill have great 7oy as the angels of heaven) 3hat 'ill yo( be obliged to doK =o( 'ill not have to hide on the day of the great 7(dgment and yo( 'ill not be fo(nd as sinners. he lighted (p the 'hole ho(se like the s(n. day and night.G nevertheless 8 they 'ill 'rite do'n all yo(r sins every day) And no' + sho' to yo( that light and darkness. cry for 7(dgment. 'as very bright) And after that he arose in the hands of the mid'ife. . and 'rite books concerning %% their 'ords) 9(t 'hen they 'rite do'n tr(thf(lly all my 'ords in their lang(ages. and the 'hole ho(se . ! b(t keep afar from their violence< for yo( 'ill become companions of the hosts of heaven) And. and practice great deceits. and remembered not that they had lifted (p their hands against (s) %2 #$hapter % /& + s'ear to yo(. opened his mo(th. and do not change or minish o(ght from my 'ords b(t 'rite them all do'n tr(thf(lly Dall that + first testified %2 concerning them) Then. righteo(s.And they helped those 'ho robbed (s and devo(red (s and those 'ho made (s fe'< and they concealed their oppression. and the hair of his head and his long locks 'ere 'hite as 'ool. and then 'ill all the righteo(s 'ho have learned from it all the paths of (prightness be recompensed): % #$hapter % 2& +n those days the @ord bade (them" to s(mmon and testify to the children of Earth concerning their 'isdom* 1ho' (it" to them< for yo( are their g(ides. and they 'ill believe in them and re7oice over them. and they concealed their m(rder. that in heaven the angels remember yo( for good before the glory of the Great 2 -ne* and yo(r names are 'ritten before the glory of the Great -ne) 9e hopef(l< for aforetime yo( 'ere p(t to shame thro(gh ill and affliction< b(t no' yo( 'ill shine as the lights of heaven.oly Great -ne. see all yo(r sins) 9e not godless in yo(r hearts. and the portals of heaven 'ill be opened to yo() And in yo(r cry. 'hen yo( see the sinners gro'ing strong and prospering in their 'ays* be not companions 'ith them. and 'ill speak 'icked 'ords. and she became pregnant by him and gave birth to a son) And his body 'as 'hite as sno' and red as the blooming of a rose. yo( 'ill shine and yo( 'ill be seen. + kno' another mystery. 'ise to become a ca(se of 7oy and (prightness and m(ch 'isdom) And to them 'ill the books be given. that sinners 'ill alter and pervert the 'ords of righteo(sness in many 'ays. and his eyes bea(tif(l) And 'hen he opened his eyes. yo( children of (prightness) Amen) % 2ra/%ent of the Book of 3oah #$hapter % 6& And after some days my son 0eth(selah took a 'ife for his son @amech. and the eternal 6 7(dgment 'ill be far from yo( for all the generations of the 'orld) And no' fear not.
for his d'ellingDplace is 8 among the angels): And 'hen 0eth(selah heard the 'ords of his son. and his nat(re is not like man:s nat(re. and have married some of them. go and make kno'n to yo(r son @amech that this . the like of 'hom there is none. there 'ill come a great destr(ction over the 'hole Earth. and have fathered children by them) And they 'ill prod(ce on the Earth giants not according to the spirit. 'hich has been born.ere am +. and there 'ill be a del(ge and %6 a great destr(ction for one year) And this son 'ho has been born to yo( 'ill be left on the Earth. and + have read (them" in the heavenly tablets) #$hapter % !& And + sa' 'ritten on them that generation (pon generation 'ill transgress. and the color of his body is 'hiter than sno' and redder than the bloom of a rose. the @ord. and opened %2 his mo(th and blessed the @ord of heaven) And his father @amech became afraid and fled to me. and the Earth 'ill be cleansed from all imp(rity) =ea. (ntil a generation of righteo(sness arises. and call his name >oah< for he 'ill be left to yo(. b(t according to the flesh. and that (this" is no lie): And 'hen 0eth(selah had heard the 'ords of his father EnochDfor he had sho'n to him everything in secret.e. he ret(rned and sho'ed (them" to him and called the name of that son >oah< for he 'ill comfort the Earth after all the destr(ction) % #$hapter % 8& Another book 'hich Enoch 'rote for his son 0eth(selah and for those 'ho 'ill come after him. my son. and he cried alo(d. has sho'ed me and informed me. he came to me to the ends of the Earth< for he had heard that % 'as there. my son. and make kno'n to yo( that in the generation of my father Jared some of the angels of heaven transgressed the 'ord of the @ord) And they commit sin and transgress the la'. and his 6 co(ntenance is glorio(s) And it seems to me that he is not spr(ng from me b(t from the angels. is in tr(th his son. 'hich 'ill be completed on the Earth in his days) And after that there 'ill be still more (nrighteo(sness than that 'hich 'as first done on the Earth< for + kno' the mysteries of the holy ones< for . and have (nited themselves 'ith 'omen and commit sin 'ith them. and his eyes are like the rays of the s(n. and resembling the sons of the God of heaven< and his nat(re is different and he is not like (s. and + heard his voice and + came to him) And % said to him* ?. and his eyes are as the rays of the s(n. son. my father. ans'ered and said to him* ?The @ord 'ill do a ne' thing on the Earth. yo( come to meK? And he ans'ered and said* ?9eca(se of a great ca(se of anxiety have + come to yo(. and did not believe that he 'as spr(ng from him. and he opened his eyes and %% conse4(ently lighted (p the 'hole ho(se) And he arose in the hands of the mid'ife.'as afraid of him and 2 fled. and his three children 'ill be saved 'ith him* 'hen all mankind that are on the Earth 8 'ill die #he and his sons 'ill be saved&) And no' make kno'n to yo(r son @amech that he 'ho has been born is in tr(th his son. 'hich 'ill come (pon the Earth beca(se of all the sin and all the (nrighteo(sness. hear me* to @amech my son there has been born a son. and transgression is destroyed and sin passes a'ay from the Earth. and the hair of his head is 'hiter than 'hite 'ool. and came to his father 0eth(selah) And he said to him* ?+ have been born a strange son. and he and his sons 'ill be saved from the destr(ction. and beca(se of a dist(rbing vision % have + approached) And no'. for 'hat reason have . and + fear that in his days a 'onder may be ! done on the Earth) And no'. and there 'ill be a great p(nishment on the Earth. b(t that he 'as in the likeness of the angels of heaven< and + have come to yo( that yo( may make kno'n to me the tr(th): And +. 2 and keep the la' in the last days) =o( 'ho have done good 'ill 'ait for those days % 63 . and all 2 manner of good comes (pon it) And no'. o(r father. my father. Enoch. diverse from and (nlike man. and this + have already seen in a vision. + am here to petition yo( and implore yo( that yo( may go to Enoch. and learn from him the tr(th.
and the @ord tried them m(ch. %% yet they blessed 0e) And no' + 'ill s(mmon the spirits of the good 'ho belong to the generation of light. and + 'ill transform those 'ho 'ere born in darkness. and their spirits 'ere % fo(nd p(re so that they sho(ld bless .e 'ill give faithf(lness in the habitation of (pright paths) And they 'ill see those 'ho 'ere. since they came into being. and of those 'ho have afflicted their bodies. and been recompensed 8 by God< and of those 'ho have been p(t to shame by 'icked men* 3ho love God and loved neither gold nor silver nor any of the good things 'hich are in the 'orld. and their seed 'ill be destroyed forever. and experienced ab(se and reviling from them and 'ere p(t to shame. longed not after Earthly food. in order that the angels may read them and kno' that 'hich 'ill befall the sinners. and tho(gh they 'ere trodden 'alk of 'icked men. and they indeed 'ill go 'here days and seasons are prescribed for them): 1canned and Edited by Josh(a 3illiams >orth'est >a5arene $ollege. 2 ! 64 . b(t gave over their bodies to tort(re) 3ho. %.2 English revisions by Jeremy Kapp.(ntil an end is made of those 'ho 'ork evil< and an end of the might of the transgressors) And 'ait indeed (ntil sin has passed a'ay.is name) And all the blessings destined for them + have reco(nted in the books) And he has assigned them their recompense. and + sa' a flame of fire bla5ing brightly. beca(se they have been fo(nd to be s(ch as loved heaven more than their life in the 'orld. for their names 'ill be blotted o(t of the book of life and o(t of the holy books. and + 'ill seat each on the throne of his honor) And they 'ill be shining for times 'itho(t n(mber< for righteo(sness is the 7(dgment of God< for to the faithf(l %/ . and the spirits of the h(mble. have loved 0y holy name. and they 'ill cry and make lamentation in a place that is a chaotic 'ilderness. and the voice of 'eeping and crying and lamentation and strong pain): And he said to me* ?This place 'hich yo( see here are cast the spirits of sinners and blasphemers. b(t regarded everything as a passing breath. and things like shining 2 mo(ntains circling and s'eeping to and fro) And + asked one of the holy angels 'ho 'as 'ith me and said to him* ?3hat is this shining thingK for it is not a heaven b(t only the flame of a bla5ing 6 fire.. and their spirits 'ill be slain. and of those 'ho pervert everything that the @ord has spoken thro(gh the mo(th ! of the prophetsD(even" the things that 'ill be) Jor some of them are 'ritten and inscribed above in the heaven. 'hile the righteo(s 'ill be shining) And the sinners 'ill cry alo(d and see them shining. and lived accordingly. and in the fire 'ill they b(rn< for there is no Earth there) And + sa' there something like an invisible clo(d< for beca(se of its depth + co(ld not look over. and of those 'ho 'ork 'ickedness. %2 born in darkness led into darkness. 'ho in the flesh 'ere not recompensed %2 'ith s(ch honor as their faithf(lness deserved) And + 'ill bring o(t in shining light those 'ho %.
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