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Book of Enoch

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Fun facts of the book of Enoch:

1. It is quoted in Jude and there is controversy to other New Testament "Enoch" references and inspired thought.

2. 20 distinct fragments of ENOCH found amongst the Dead Sea Scrolls in Qumran Israel, dating to before the time of Jesus. (there were only 9 DANIEL's)

3. A number of the Church Fathers thought it to be an inspired work, particularly Justin Martyr, Irenaeus, Origen, Clement of Alexandria and Tertullian, based on its quotation in Jude.

4. Book of the Watchers (beginning of the compilation now called the Book of Enoch) is dated to the 2nd Century BC.

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