And from these are sprung the Arabs. Yônakhîr took Dînâ, the daughter of Pâ kôdh, and begot by her Mary, of whom was born the Christ. And when Moses was born he was cast into the river, and Shîpôr, the Egyptian woman, the daughter of Pharaoh, took him up, and he lived in the house of Pharaoh for forty years. And Adam took from the skirts of the mountain of Paradise, gold, and myrrh, and frankincense, and he placed them in the cave, and he blessed the cave, and consecrated it that it might be the house of prayer for himself and his sons. In them there was no rebellious thought, no envy, no anger, no enmity. He ordered the celestial soldiers to take from him the written authority that was in his hand, to strip off his armour, and to hurl him down from heaven to earth.
One week after the creation of Adam, Satan declared war on the hosts of Almighty God. And it was during the commotion caused by that registration that Christ was born. Herod was a Greek, Caiaphas was a Hebrew, and Pilate a Roman. And the star went on before them until they entered the cave, where they saw the young Child swathed in bands and laid in a manger. In the next form Set attacks the Sun-god R¯a, , and is destroyed by him; the great ally of Set, called ¯Apep Apôphis , , and all his fiends and devils the Sebau , , are defeated and burnt up daily. When Shem took up the body of Adam, that same place, which is the door of the earth, opened itself.
And the body of Adam was deposited in the middle of the Ark, wherein also all the mysteries of the Church were deposited. And also, whensoever the soldier who had received it lacked rain for his crop, he brought out the tunic, and it worked this miracle. His Cross was made of the wood of the Sanctuary, His grave was a new one, which had been made for the death of Joshua, the son of Nôn, and the stone, which is Christ, had when in the desert given water to six hundred thousand people, and now it became an altar and gave life to all the Gentiles. And the Law and the Prophets having been fulfilled, and Adam having been sent and seen the fountain of living water which was poured out from above for his redemption, then was Christ smitten with the spear, and blood and water flowed down from His side; but they were not mingled with each other. The dating of the hoard to the Chalcolithic period was based on comparison with finds from other sites of this period. Isaac took to wife Rebecca and begot Jacob. Now Satan had blinded their eyes so that they might walk in the darkness of error, because they had no hope of a resurrection.
In the days of Zerubbabel, the prince of Judah, Cyrus the Persian reigned in Babel. Instead of the water of the rock which had been given them to drink in the wilderness, they gave Him vinegar to drink, and instead of manna, the gall of the quail. God formed Adam with His holy hands, in His own Image and Likeness, and when the angels saw Adam's glorious appearance they were greatly moved by the beauty thereof. He went forth from thee alive, but stripped of glory and naked. And the departure of Adam from this world took place in the nine hundred and thirtieth year--according to the reckoning from the beginning--on the fourteenth day of the moon, on the sixth day of the month of Nîsân April , at the ninth hour, on the day of the Eve of the Sabbath i.
It was he who built Tadmor in the wilderness, and he carried out there great and wonderful works. And know thou also that Christ dwelt in Mary, and suffered in Nazareth, and was born in Bethlehem, and was laid in a manger, and was carried by Simeon in the Temple of Solomon, and was reared in Galilee, and was anointed by Mary Magdalene, and ate the Passover in the house of Nicodemus, the brother of Joseph of Râmethâ, and was bound in the house of Hannân, and was struck with a reed in the house of Caiaphas, and embraced the pillar and was scourged with a whip in the Prætorium of Pilate, and on Friday, on the first day of Nîsân, on the fourteenth day of the moon, our Redeemer suffered. The Mogao Caves are a depository of historical and cultural exchanges over more than a thousand years between China and other nations. Now the Jews had many writers, and each of them wrote what he pleased, and no two of them agreed in what they wrote, because they could not stand on a foundation of truth. In like manner Abraham took up his son as an offering, but he at the same time foresaw in this act the crucifixion of Christ. And as soon as the door of the Ark was shut, the flood gates of the heavens were opened, and the foundations of the earth were rent asunder, and Ocean, that great sea which surroundeth the whole land, poured forth its floods. Its length shall be three hundred cubits according to thy cubit, its breadth shall be fifty cubits, and its height thirty cubits; and above it shall be finished off one cubit.
All he could find was a small emerald, which had only a dull sheen to it. Deborah and Barak ruled them forty years. These are the best monsters in the whole dungeon as they drop at least 1 defense potion. But command thy sons, and order them to embalm thy body after thy death with myrrh, cassia, and stakte. And Kainân, his first-born, embalmed him and buried him in the Cave of Treasures, with Adam and Seth, his father. Jacob took to wife Hadbhîth, the daughter of Eleazur, and begot by her Joseph.
And straightway, according to what they had received from the tradition which had been handed down to them by their fathers, they left the East, and went up to the mountains of Nôdh, which lie inside the entrances to the East from the lands on the skirts of the North, and they took from them gold, and myrrh, and frankincense. According to the same authorities, the Tree of Life was the prototype of the Cross on which our Lord was crucified. The man took it, and left the cave, intending to give it to the first person to come by. For two reasons: First, that through the blood life might be given unto Adam, and then, after life and resurrection, the water for his baptism. Jacob took to wife Leah and begot Judah.
Many days passed, and he got thinner and sicker, losing all his strength, until he was on the point of dying. And he became the governor of the children of his people, and he kept all the commandments which his father Seth had commanded him, and he urged them to be constant in prayer. For when God made the earth His mighty power was running before it, and the earth was running after it, and the power of God stood still and became motionless in Golgotha; and that same place formeth the boundary of the earth. And they pressed the children of the Church to enquire into the genealogy of the families of their fathers, and to show them the truth. And he did what was evil before the Lord, even as Manasseh had done.
And when Shem and Japhet heard of it they were dismayed exceedingly. And in the days of Peleg all the tribes and families of the children of Noah gathered together, and went up from the East. The seed of Ham was reduced, through the folly of Canaan, to suffer this penalty, that is, to become servants even to servants. Compare the following:-- When Satan saw Adam seated on a great throne, with a crown of glory on his head and a sceptre in his hand, and all the angels worshipping him, he was filled with anger. Now when the Jews crucified Christ on the Wood, they divided His garments among them beneath the Cross, even as it is written. And from the seed of Ruth, the Moabitess, Obed was born, and from Obed, Jesse, and from Jesse, David, and from David, Solomon; these are the descendants of Ruth, the Moabitess, the daughter of Lot.
According to , archaeologist Victor Segovia Pinto had stumbled upon the ritual cave in 1966 and wrote a report about its discovery. Kings are born unto us frequently, and mighty men, the sons of mighty men, are born unto us on earth, but it is an unheard-of thing for the angels to come down to them. Portions of a loom built of wooden beams, stone and clay loom weights, spatulas showing signs of use, spindle whorls, and cloth pieces of woven linen and wool were found, as well as wooden artifacts, strainers, portions of straw mats, ropes and basketry and even part of a leather garment and the sole of a sandal. And he did that which was good before the Lord, and he died and Ahaz his son reigned after him. His Cross was made of the wood of the Sanctuary, His grave was a new one, which had been made for the death of Joshua, the son of Nôn, and the stone or rock , which is Christ, had when in the desert given water to six hundred thousand people, and now it became an altar and gave life to all the Gentiles. The Abyssinian legend says that Satan was 1,700 cubits high, and his hand 70 cubits long, and his foot 7,000 cubits long; his mouth was 40 cubits in width, his face was as broad as the distance of a day's journey, and the length of his eyebrows was a distance of three days' journey. Phillips, page 30; Cureton, Ancient Syrian Documents, page 107; and Wright, Journal of Sacred Literature, No.