The Book of Enoch Explained

Published on Sep 23, 2021
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What is the Book of Enoch?
Extra special thanks to David Malamud, who co-wrote and researched this episode. Follow him on Twitter: @dmmalamud

Alexander, P. S. "3 Enoch and The Talmud", Journal for the Study of Judaism 18, 1: 40-68, doi:

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Baynes, Leslie. “Enoch and Jubilees in the Canon of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church.” A Teacher for All Generations (2 Vols.) (2012): 799–818.

Hanneken, Todd. “The Book of Jubilees among the Apocalypses.” University of Notre Dame, 2008.

Nasr, Seyyed Hossein, Caner K. Dagli, Maria Massi Dakake, Joseph E. B. Lumbard, and Mohammed Rustom. The Study Quran: A New Translation and Commentary. Reprint edition. New York, NY: HarperOne, 2017.

Nickelsburg, George W. E., and James C. VanderKam, eds. 1 Enoch: A New Translation: Based on the Hermeneia Commentary. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2004.

Nickelsburg, George W. E. 1 Enoch 1 : A Commentary on the Book of 1 Enoch. Hermeneia--a Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 2001.
Andrei Orlov, Metatron as the Deity: Lesser YHWH
Reed, Annette Yoshiko. Fallen Angels and the History of Judaism and Christianity: The Reception of Enochic Literature. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Reeves, John C., and Reed, Annette Yoshiko. Enoch from Antiquity to the Middle Ages. Volume I, Sources from Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. First ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018.

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