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22 When tbou tiilest the ground, it wounding, and a young man to my shall not benceforth yield unto thee hurt. her strength: a fugitive and a 34 If Cain shall be avenged sevenFagabond shalt thou be in the earth. fold, truly Lamech shall be seventy
23 And Cain said unto the Lord, and seven fold. Satan tempted me, because of my 35 For, Lamech having entered into brotber's tiocks; and I was wroth & covenant with Satan, after the manalso, for his otlering thou didst accept, ner of Cain, wherein he became and Dot mine.
Master Mahan, master of that great 24 My punishment is greater than I secret which was administered unto can bear! Behold, thou hast driven Cain by Satan; me out this day from the face of the 36 And Irad, the son of Enoch, Lord, and from thy face shall I be having known their secret, began to bid; and I shall be a fugitive and a reveal it unto the sons of Adam; vagabond in the earth; and it shall wherefore, Lamech, being angry, slew come to pass, that he that tindeth ine him, not like unto Cain his brother will slay no, because of mine in- Abel for the sake of getting gain; iquities, for these things are not hid but he slew him for the oath's sake; from the Lord.
37 For, from the days of Cain, there 25 And I, the Lord, said unto him, was a secret combination, and their Whosoever slayeth thee, vengeance works were in the dark, and they shall be taken on biin seven-fold; and knew every man his brother. I, the Lord, set a mark upon Cain, 38 Wherefore the Lord cursed Lalest any finding him should kill himn. mech and his house, and all they
26 And Cain was shut out froin the that had covenanted with Satan ; for presence of the Lord, and with his they kept not the commandments of wife and many of his brethren, dwelt God. Ånd it displeased God, and he in tbe land of Nod, on the east of Eden. ministered not unto them.
27 And Cain knew his wife, and she 39 And their works were abominaconceived and bare Enoch, and he tions, and began to spread among all also begat many sons and daughters. the sons of men. And it was among And be builded a city, and he called the sons of men. the name of the city after the name 40 And among the daughters of men, of his son Enoch.
these things were not spoken; be28 And unto Enoch was born Irad, cause that Lamech had spoken tho and other sons and daughters, and secret unto his wives, and they reIrad begat Mahujael, and other sons belled against him, and declared and daughters.
these things abroad, and had not 29 And Mabujael begat Methusael, compassion. and other sons and daughters. And 41 'Wherefore Lamech was despised, Methussel begat Lamech.
and cast out, and came not among 30 And Lamech took unto himself the sons of men, lest he should die. two wives, the name of one being 42 And thus the works of darkness Adah, and the name of the other, began to prevail among all the song Zillah.
of men. 31 And Adah bare Jabal; he was 43 And God cursed the earth with tbe fatber of such as dwell in tents, a sore curse, and was angry with the and they were keepers of cattle; and wicked, with all the sons of men whom his brother's name was Jubal, who he had made, for they would not was the father of all such as handle bearken unto his voice, nor believe the barp and organ.
on his Only Begotten Son, even him 32 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal whom he declared should come in the Cain, an instructor of every artificer meridian of time; who was prepared in brass and iron; and the sister of from before the foundation of the Tubal Cain was called Naamah. world.
33 And Lamech said unto his wives, 44 And thus the gospel began to be Adah and Zillah, Hear my voice, ye preached from the beginning, being wives of Lamech; hearken unto my declared by holy angels, sent forth speech, for I have slain a man to my' from the presence of God; and by
his own voice, and by the gift of the 10 And Adam lived one hundred Holy Ghost.
and thirty years, and begat a son in 45 And thus all things were con- his own likeness, after bis own image, firmed unto Adam by an holy ordi- and called his name Seth. nance; and the gospel preached; and 11 And the days of Adam, after he a decree sent forth that it should be bad begotten Seth, were eight hunin the world until the end thereof; dred years. And he begat many and thus it was. Amen.
sons and daughters. And all the days CHAPTER VI.
tbat Adam lived, were nine hundred Adam warns men to repent&th is born and thirty years; and he died. The priesthood is shown-- Brok nt genera
12 Seth lived one hundred and five tims kept-Sitan has dominim-God's promise to Enoch, Enoch's vision--His years, and begat Enos, and propheprraching.
sied in all his days, and taught his ND Adam hearkened unto the son Enos in the ways of God. Where
voice of God, and called upon fore Enos prophesied also. And Seth his sons to repent.
lived after he begat Enos, eight hun2 And Adam knew his wife again, dred and seven years, and begat many and she bare a son, and he called his sons and daughters. name Seth.
13 And the children of men were 3 And Adam glorified the name of numerous upon all the face of the God, for he said, God hath appointed land. And in those days, Satan had me another seed instead of Abel whom great dominion among men, and raged Cain slew.
in their hearts; and from thenceforth 4 And God revealed himself unto came wars and bloodshed. Seth, and he rebelled pot, but offered 14 And a man's band was against an acceptable sacrifice like unto his his own brother in administering brother Abel. And to him also was death, because of secret works, seekborn a son, and he called his name ing for power. And all the days of Enos.
Seth were nine hundred and twelve 5 And then began these men to call years; and he died. upon the name of the Lord; and the 15 And Enos lived ninety years, and Lord blessed them; and a book of begat Cainan. And Enos, and the remembrance was kept in the which residue of the people of God, came was recorded in the language of Adam, out from the land which was called for it was given unto as many as Shulon, and dwelt in a land of procalled upon God, to write by the mise, which he called after his own Spirit of inspiration;
son, whom he had named Cainan. Ő And by them their children were 16 And Enos lived, after he begat taught to read and write, having a Cainan, eight hundred and fifteen language which was pure and unde- years, and begat many sons and filed.
daughters. And all the days of Enos 7 Now this same priesthood which were nine hundred and five years ; was in the beginning, shall be in the and he died. end of the world also.
17 And Cainan lived seventy years, 8 Now tbis prophecy Adam spake, and begat Mabalaleel. as he was moved upon by the Holy 18 And Cainan lived after he begat Ghost.
Mahalaleel, eight hundred and forty 9 And a genealogy was kept of the years, and begat sons and daughters. children of God. And this was the And all the days of Cainan were nine book of the generations of Adam, bundred and ten years; and he died. saying, In the day that God created 19 And Mahalaleel lived sixty-five man, (in the likeness of God made years, and begat Jared. he him,) in the image of his own 20 And Mahalaleel lived after he bebody, male and female created he got Jared, eight hundred and thirty them, and blessed them, and called years, and begat sons and daughters. their name Adam, in the day when And all the days of Mabalaleel were they were created, and became living eight hundred and ninety-five years; souls, in the land, upon the footstool and he died. of God.
21 And Jared lived one hundred and
sixty-two years, and begat Enoch. | that I have found favour in thy 22 And Jared lived, after he begat sight, and am but a lad, and all the Enoch, eight hundred years, and be people hate me, for I am slow of gat sons and daughters. And Jared speech; wherefore am I thy servant ? taught Enoch in all the ways of God. 33 And the Lord said unto Enoch,
23 And this is the genealogy of the Go forth, and do as I have comsons of Adam, who was the son of manded thee, and no man shall God, with whom God himself con- pierce thee. versed.
34 Open thy mouth, and it shall be 24 And they were preachers of filled, and I will give thee utterance; righteousness, and spake and pro- for all flesh is in my hands, and I pbesied, and called upon all men will do as seemeth me good. everywhere to repent. And faith was 35 Say unto this people, Choose ye taught unto the children of men. this day to serve the Lord God who
25 And it came to pass, that all the made you. days of Jared were nine hundred and 36 Behold, my Spirit is upon you; sixty-two years; and he died. wherefore all thy words will I justify,
26 And Enoch lived sixty-five years, and the mountains shall flee before and begat Methuselah. And it came you, and the rivers shall turn from to pass that Enoch journeyed in the their course; and thou shalt abide in land, among the people, and as he me, and I in you; therefore walk journeyed, the Spirit of God descend with me. ed out of heaven, and abode upon 37 And the Lord spake unto Enoch, him ;
and said unto him, Anoint thine eyes 27 And he heard a voice from hea- with clay, and wash them, and thou ven, saying, Enoch, my son, prophesy shalt see; and he did so. unto this people, and say unto them, 38 And he beheld the spirits that Repent, for thus saith the Lord, I God had created, and he beheld also an angry with this people, and my things which were not visible to the fierce anger is kindled against them; natural eye; and from thenceforth for their hearts have waxed hard, came the saying abroad in the land, and their ears are dull of hearing, A seer bath the Lord raised up unto and their eyes cannot see afar off.
his people. 28 And for these many generations, 39 And it came to pass, that Enoch even since the day that I created went forth in the land, among the them, have they gone astray, and people, standing upon the bills, and bare denied me, and have sought the bigh places, and cried with a their own counsels in the dark; and loud voice, testifying against their in their own abominations have they works. devised murder, and have not kept 40 And all men were offended bethe commandments which I gave cause of him; and they came forth unto their father Adam.
to hear him upon the bigh places, 29 Wherefore, they have forsworn saying unto the tent-keepers, Tarry themselves, and by their oaths they ye here and keep the tents, while we have brought upon themselves death. go yonder to behold the seer, for he 30 And an hell I have prepared for prophesieth; and there is a strange them, if they repent not;
thing in the land, a wild man bath 31 And this is & decree which I come among us. have sent forth in the beginning of 41 And it came to pass when they the world, from mine own mouth, heard him, no man laid bands on from the foundation thereof; and him, for fear came on all them that by the mouths of my servants, thy heard him, for he walked with God. fatbers, have I decreed it; even as it 42 And there care a
man unto shall be sent forth in the world, unto him, whose name was Mabijnh, and the end thereof.
said unto him, Tell us plainly who 32 And when Enoch had heard thou art, and from whence thou these words, he bowed himself to the comest. earth, before the Lord, and spake 43 And he said unto them, I came before the Lord, saying, Why is it out from the land of Cainan, the land of my fathers, a land of right- | is Jesus Christ, the only name whicb eousness unto this day; and my shall be given under heaven, whereby father taught me in all the ways of salvation shall come unto the chil. God.
dren of men; and ye shall receive 44 And it came to pass, as I jour- the gift of the Holy Ghost, asking neyed from the land of Cainan by all things in his name, and wbutsothe sea east, I beheld a vision; and ever ye shall ask it shall be given lo, the heavens I saw, and the Lord you. spake with me, and gave me com- 54 And our father Adam spake mandment; wherefore for this cause, unto the Lord, and said, Why is it to keep the commandment, I speak that men must repent, and be bapforth these words.
tized in water? 45 And Enoch continued his speech, 55 And the Lord said unto Adam, saying, The Lord which spake with Behold, I have forgiven thee thy me, the same is the God of heaven, transgression in the garden of Eden. and he is my God and your God, 56 Hence came the saying abroad and ye are my brethren; and why among the people, that the Son of counsel ye yourselves, and deny the God hath atoned for original guilt, God of heaven?
wherein the sins of the parents can46 The heavens he made; the earth not be answered upon the heads of is his footstool, and the foundation the children, for they are whole from thereof is his ; behold, he laid it, and the foundation of the world. hosts of men hath he brought in 57 And the Lord spake unto Adam, upon the face thereof.
saying. Inasmuch as thy children 47 And death bath come upon our are conceived in sin, even so, when fathers; nevertheless, we know them, they begin to grow up sin conceiveth and cannot deny, and even the first in their hearts, and they taste the of all we know, even Adam; for a bitter, that they may know to prize book of remembrance we have writ. the good. ten among us, according to the pat- 58 And it is given unto them to tern given by the finger of God; and know good from evil; wherefore, they it is given in our own language. are agents unto themselves.
48 And as Enoch spake forth the 59 And I have given unto you anwords of God, the people trembled other law and commandment; whereand could not stand in his presence. fore teach it unto your children, that
49 And he said unto them, Because all men, everywhere, must repent, or that Adam fell, we are; and by his they can in no wise inherit the kingfall came death, and we are made dom of God. partakers of misery and woe.
60 For no unclean thing can dwell 50 Behold, Satan hath come among here, or dwell in his presence; for, the children of men, and tempteth in the language of Adam, Man of them to worship him; and men have Holiness is his name; and the name become carnal, sensual, and devilish, of his Only Begotten is the Son of and are shut out from the presence Man, even Jesus Christ, a righteous of God.
judge, who shall come in the meridian 51 But God hath made known unto of time. our fathers, that all men must re- 61 Tberefore I give unto you a compent.
mandment, to teach these things 52 And he called upon our father freely unto your children, saying, that Adam, by his own voice, saying, I by reason of transgression cometh am God; I made the world, and men the fall, which fall bringeth death; before they were in the flesh.
and inasmuch as ye were born into 53 And he also said unto him, If the world by water and blood, and thou wilt, turn unto me and hearken the spirit, which I have made, and so unto my voice, and believe, and re- became of dust a living soul; pent of all thy transgressions, and 62 Even so ye must be born again, be baptized, even in water, in the into the kingdom heaven, of water, name of mine Only Begotten Son, and of the Spirit, and be cleansed by wbo is full of grace and truth, which / blood, even the blood of mine Only Begotten; that ye might he sanctified
CHAPTER VII. from all sin; and enjoy the words of Prophecy of Enoch, his preaching-The eternal life in this world, and eternal hearens werp-Rest promised the earthlife in the world to come; even im- Zimm is fled-Covenant continued in Me mortal glory.
thuselah, 63 For, by the water ye keep the ND it came to pass, that Enoch commandment; by the Spirit ye are justified; and by the blood ye are i Behold, our father Adam taught sanctified.
these things, and many have be64 Therefore it is given to abide in lieved, and become the sons of God; you, the record of heaven, the Com- and many have believed not, and forter, the peaceable things of immor- have perished in their sins, and are tal glory, the truth of all things, that looking forth with fear, in torment, which quickeneth all things, which for the fiery indignatiou of the wrath maketh alive all things, that which of God to be poured out upon them. knoweth all things, and hath all 2 And from that time forth, Enoch power according to wisdom, mercy, began to prophesy, saying unto the truth, justice and judgment.
people, that, as I was journeying, and 65 And now, behold, I say unto you, stood in the place Mahujah, and This is the plan of salvation unto all cried unto the Lord, there came a men, through the blood of mine Only voice out of heaven, saying, Turn ye Begotten, who shall come in the me- and get ye upon the mount Simeon. ridian of time.
3 And it came to pass, that I turned 66 And, behold, all things have their and went up on the mount; and as I likeness; and all things are created stood upon the mount, I beheld the and made to bear record of me; both heavens open, and I was clothed things which are temporal, and things upon with glory. which are spiritual; things which are 4 And I saw the Lord, and he stood in the heavens above, and things before my face, and he talked with which are on the earth, and things me, even as a inan talketh one with which are in the earth, and things another, face to face; and he said which are under the earth, both above unto me, Look, and I will show unto and beneath, all things bear record thee the world for the space of many of me.
generations. 67 And it came to pass, wben the 5 And it came to pass, that I beLord had spoken with Adam our held in the valley of Shum, and, lo! father, that Adam cried unto the a great people which dwelt in tents, Lord, and he was caught away by which were the people of Shum. the Spirit of the Lord, and was car- 6 And again the Lord said unto ried down into the water, and was me, Look, and I looked towards the laid under the water, and was brought north, and I beheld the people of forth out of the water; and thus he Cainan, which dwelt in tents. was baptized.
7 And the Lord said unto me, Pro68 And the Spirit of God descended phesy; and I prophesied, saying, upon him, and thus he was born of 8 Behold, the people of Cainan the Spirit, and became quickened in which are numerous, shall go forth the inner man.
in battle array against the people of 69 And he heard a voice out of hea- Shum, and shall slay them, that they ven, saying, Thou art baptized with shall be utterly destroyed. fire and with the Holy Ghost; this is 9 And the people of Cainan shall the record of the Father and the Son, divide themselves in the land, and from henceforth and for ever;
the land shall be barren and unfruit70 And thou art after the order of ful, and none other people shall dwell him who was without beginning of there, but the people of Cainan; for, days or end of years, frota all eter- | behold, the Lord shall curse the land nity to all eternity.
with much heat, and the barrenners 71 Behold, thou art one in me, a thereof shall go forth for ever. son of God; and thus may all become 10 And there was a blackness came my sons. Amen.
upon all the children of Cainan, that