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Book 3: The account of Noah

Continuation of Chapter 5:1 In the day that Elohim created man, in the likeness of Elohim made he him. 2. Male and female created he them and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created. 3. And Adam lived a hundred and thirty years, and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image and called his name Seth. 4. And the days of Adam after he had begotten Seth were eight hundred years, and he begat sons and daughters, 5. and all the days that Adam lived were nine hundred and thirty years and he died.

6. And Seth lived a hundred and five years, and begat Enos. 7. And Seth lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters. 8. And all the days of Seth were nine hundred and twelve years and he died. 9. And Enos lived ninety years, and begat Cainan. 10. And Enos lived after he begat Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters. 11. And all the days of Enos were nine hundred and five years and he died.
12. And Cainan lived seventy years, and begat Mahalaleel. 13. And Cainan lived after he begat Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons and daughters. 14. And all the days of Cainan were nine hundred and ten years and he died. 15. And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years, and begat Jared.

16. And Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters. 17. And all the days of Mahalaleel were eight hundred ninety and five years and he died. 18. And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch. 19. And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters. 20. And all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two years and he died. 21. And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begat Methuselah. 22. And Enoch walked with Elohim after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters. 23. And all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty and five years. 24. And Enoch walked with Elohim and he was not, for Elohim took him.

25. And Methuselah lived an hundred eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech. 26. And Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and two years, and begat sons and daughters. 27. And all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred sixty and nine years and he died. 28. And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begat a son. 29. And he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which Yahweh hath cursed. 30. And Lamech lived after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons and daughters. 31. And all the days of Lamech were seven hundred seventy and seven years and he died.

32. And Noah was five hundred years old, and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Chapter 6:1 And it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, 2. that the sons of Elohim saw the daughters of men that they were fair and they took them wives of all which they chose. 3. And Yahweh said, My spirit shall not always strive with man, for that he also is flesh, yet his days shall be an hundred and twenty years. 4. There were giants in the earth in those days, and also after that, when the sons of Elohim came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.

5. And Elohim saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually. 6. And it repented Yahweh that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him at his heart. 7. And Yahweh said, I will destroy man whom I have created from the face of the earth, both man, and beast, and the creeping thing, and the fowls of the air, for it repents me that I have made them. 8. But Noah found grace in the eyes of Yahweh. 9. These are the generations of Noah:

End of Book 3