Book of Enoch
Unquestionably the most comprehensive account of the Nephilim is found in I Enoch. This is arguably one of the most captivating pieces of literature to have ever been written. The dating of Enoch varies from scholar to scholar. However, it seems most agree the earliest parts of the book were written during the pre-Maccabaean period. This would place it sometime before B.
This book was also quoted by some 1st and 2nd century authors as in the Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs. Authors of the New Testament were also familiar with some content of the story. Several copies of the earlier sections of 1 Enoch were preserved among the Dead Sea Scrolls. Most Christian denominations and traditions may accept the Books of Enoch as having some historical or theological interest and while the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church and Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church consider the Books of Enoch as canonical , other Christian groups regard them as non-canonical or non-inspired. For this and other reasons, the traditional Ethiopian belief is that the original language of the work was Ge'ez, whereas modern scholars argue that it was first written in either Aramaic or Hebrew ; Ephraim Isaac suggests that the Book of Enoch, like the Book of Daniel , was composed partially in Aramaic and partially in Hebrew. It is asserted in the book itself that its author was Enoch, before the Biblical Flood. The first part of the Book of Enoch describes the fall of the Watchers , the angels who fathered the Nephilim.
This book includes the 3 books ascribed to Enoch. If you buy a new print edition of this book (or purchased one in the past), you can buy the Kindle edition for.
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