Methods in biblical scholarship (Moshe)

Ian Hutchesson mc2499 at
Wed Dec 29 00:11:54 EST 1999

At 00.02 29/12/99 -0500, Stephen C. Carlson wrote:
>At 05:53 AM 12/29/99 +0100, Ian Hutchesson wrote:
>>But the obscurity of the Genesis citations (5:21-24, 6:1-4)
>>tells you that the Enoch literature was around and used.
>This does not follow.  The obscurity of these citations could
>just as well have motivated the speculation we see in the Enoch

Then you will have to seek elsewhere for the substance to the Gen
citations, for they imply such substance that is not stated. Yet we have a
written tradition in Enoch that is acknowledged elsewhere. 



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