The Lost Books
The First Book Of Adam And Eve
The Conflict Of Adam And Eve With Satan
Satan Appears To Adam
57:1 But when Adam came out and
saw his hideous figure, he was afraid of him, and said to him, "Who are you?"
Then Satan answered and said to him, "It is I, who hid myself within the
serpent, and who spoke to Eve, and who enticed her until she obeyed my command.
I am he who sent her, using my deceitful speech, to deceive you, until you both
ate of the fruit of the tree and abandoned the command of God."
God Sends An Angel To Drive Satan Away
58:1 Then Adam and Eve spread
their hands before God, praying and begging Him to drive Satan away from them so
that he can't harm them or force them to deny God.
Then God sent to them at
once, His angel, who drove away Satan from them. This happened about sunset, on
the fifty-third day after they had come out of the garden.
Satan Transforms Himself and Comes
To The Cave Clad In A Garment Of Light, A Bright Girdle, And Carrying A Staff Of
60:1 Then on the eighty-ninth day,
Satan came to the cave, clad in a garment of light, and girt about with a bright
In his hands was a staff of light, and he looked most awful; but his
face was pleasant and his speech was sweet.
He thus transformed himself in
order to deceive Adam and Eve, and to make them come out of the cave, before
they had fulfilled the forty days.
Satan, Deceiving Adam And Eve,
Talks Of A Cloud
60:23 God said further to me, 'If
you don't have enough strength to walk, I will send a cloud to carry you and set
you down at the entrance of their cave; then the cloud will return and leave you
And if they will come with you, I will send a cloud to carry you and
Then He commanded a cloud, and it bear me up and brought me to you;
and then went back.
And now, O my children, Adam and Eve, look at my old gray
hair and at my feeble state, and at my coming from that distant place. Come,
come with me, to a place of rest."
Satan And His Host Transform
Themselves Into The Likeness Of Angels
67:8 But as they were going up
from below the mountain where they were, Satan and his hosts met them in the
form of angels, praising God.
Satan Takes The Form Of A Man
69:1 Then Satan, the hater of all
good, envious of Adam and of his offering through which he found favor with God,
hastened and took a sharp stone from among the sharp iron stones; appeared in
the form of a man, and went and stood by Adam and Eve.
Satan Kills Adam, God Raises Him
From The Dead
69:3 Then Satan hastened with the
sharp iron stone he had with him, and with it pierced Adam on the right side,
from which flowed blood and water, then Adam fell on the altar like a corpse.
And Satan fled.
Then Eve came, and took Adam and placed him below the altar.
And there she stayed, crying over him; while a stream of blood flowed from
Adam's side over his offering.
But God looked at the death of Adam. He then
sent His Word, and raised him up and said to him, "Fulfil your offering, for
indeed, Adam, it is worth much, and there is no shortcoming in it."
Satan And His Host Transform
Themselves Into Maidens
72:1 Then Satan, and ten from his
hosts, transformed themselves into maidens, unlike any others in the whole world
They came up out of the river in presence of Adam and Eve, and they
said among themselves, "Come, we will look at the faces of Adam and Eve, who are
of the men on earth. How beautiful they are, and how different is their look
from our own faces." Then they came to Adam and Eve, and greeted them; and stood
wondering at them.
Satan Appears To Abel
76:7 And that night, while he was
praying, Satan appeared to him under the figure of a man, who said to him, "You
have frequently moved your father into making offerings, fasting and praying,
therefore I will kill you, and make you perish from this world."
Satan Appears To Cain And Advises
Him To Kill His Brother
76:10 But as to the hard-hearted
Cain, Satan came to him by night, showed himself and said to him, "Since Adam
and Eve love your brother Abel so much more than they love you, they wish to
join him in marriage to your beautiful sister because they love him. However,
they wish to join you in marriage to his ugly sister, because they hate you.
Now before they do that, I am telling you that you should kill your brother.
That way your sister will be left for you, and his sister will be cast away."
And Satan departed from him. But the devil remained behind in Cain's heart, and
frequently aspired to kill his brother.
Satan, In The Form Of A Man,
Appears To Cain
78:6 Meanwhile Satan came to Cain
in the figure of a man of the field, and said to him, "Behold Adam and Eve have
taken counsel together about the marriage of you two; and they have agreed to
marry Abel's sister to you, and your sister to him.
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Satan Takes The Form Of A Beautiful
3:3 But when it was evening he
went up on the roof of the cave, where he slept by himself, fearing lest Satan
should overcome him. And he continued thus apart thirty-nine days.
the hater of all good, when he saw Adam thus alone, fasting and praying,
appeared unto him in the form of a beautiful woman, who came and stood before
him in the night of the fortieth day, and said unto him:
The Word Tells Adam About The Forms
3:15 Then God sent His Word unto
Adam, saying, "0 Adam, that figure is the one that promised thee the Godhead,
and majesty; he is not favourably disposed towards thee; but shows himself to
thee at one time in the form of a woman; another moment, in the likeness if an
angel; on another occasions, in the similitude of a serpent; and at another
time, in the semblance of a god; but he does all that only to destroy thy soul.
God Binds Satan In The Air
4:5 "See, then, 0 Adam, and behold
him bound in thy presence, in the air, unable to flee away! Therefore, I say
unto thee, be not afraid of him; henceforth take care, and beware of him, in
whatever he may do to thee."
Satan Appears To Seth As An Angel
Girded With A Bright Light And Holding A Staff Of Light
5:4 After that, as he was corning
down from the altar, having ended his offering, Satan appeared unto him in the
form of a beautiful angel, brilliant with light; with a staff of light in his
hand, himself girt about with a girdle of light.
Satan, In The Form Of A Handsome
Man, Appears To Jared
17:3 At the end of these said
years, there came unto him this sign. As Jared was standing like a lion before
the bodies of his fathers, praying and warning his people, Satan envied him, and
wrought a beautiful apparition, because Jared would not let his children do
aught without his counsel.
Satan then appeared to him with thirty men of his
hosts, in the form of handsome men; Satan himself being the elder and tallest
among them, with a fine beard.
The Fallen Angel Brings A Phantom
17:33 He, then, who went back to the
cave, put out the lamp, and came to them and brought a phantom with him and
showed it them. And when Jared saw it he wondered at the beauty and grace
thereof, and rejoiced in his heart believing it was all true.
Satan And His Angels Appear As
17:35 But when the sons of Cain
saw them, they wondered at them and thought: "These are beautiful to look at,
and such as we never saw before." So they rose and came with them to the
fountain of water, to see their companions.
They found them so very handsome,
that they cried aloud about their places for others to gather together and come
and look at these beautiful beings. Then they gathered around them both men and
Satan Inhabits The Musical
20:2 But as to this Genun, Satan
came into him in his childhood; and he made sundry trumpets and horns, and
string instruments, cymbals and psalteries, and lyres and harps, and flutes; and
he played on them at all times and at every hour.
And when he played on them,
Satan came into them, so that from among them were heard beautiful and sweet
sounds, that ravished the heart.
Satan Teaches Genun How To Make
20:5 Satan also taught Genun to
bring strong drink out of corn; and this Genun used to bring together companies
upon companies in drink-houses; and brought into their hands all manner of
fruits and flowers; and they drank together.
Satan Teaches Genun How To Work
Iron And Make Weapons Of War
20:7 Then Satan, when he saw that
they yielded to Genun and hearkened to him in every thing he told them, rejoiced
greatly, increased Genun's understanding until he took iron and with it made
weapons of war.
Satan Teaches Genun How To Make
Beautiful Dyes For Garments
20:13 When, at the end of that
year, Genun saw that they were being won over to him little by little, Satan
entered into him, and taught him to make dyeing - stuffs for garments of divers
patterns, and made him understand how to dye crimson and purple and what not.
Satan Appears To Genun
20:19 Then Satan appeared to him
by night, saying, "There is no way for them to come down from the mountain on
which they dwell; but when they come to-morrow, say to them, 'Come ye to the
western side of the mountain; there you will find the way of a stream of water,
that comes down to the foot of the mountain, between two hills; come down that
way to us."
Satan Transforms The Sons Of Seth
And The Daughters Of Cain
20:32 Then Satan made them look
most beautiful before the sons of Seth, as he also made the sons of Seth appear
of the fairest in the eyes of the daughters of Cain, so that the daughters of
Cain lusted after the sons of Seth like ravenous beasts, and the sons of Seth
after the daughters of Cain, until they committed abomination with them.
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Satan Takes On The Form Of A Young Man
Then they went into another city where there was a woman
possessed with a devil, and in whom Satan, that cursed rebel, had taken up his
One night, when she went to fetch water, she could neither endure her
clothes on, nor to be in any house; but as often as they tied her with chains or
cords, she brake them, and went out into desert places, and sometimes standing
where roads crossed, and in churchyards, would throw stones at men.
Mary saw this woman, she pitied her; whereupon Satan presently left her, and
fled away in the form of a young man, saying, Wo to me, because of thee, Mary,
and thy son.
Woman Is Released From Satan In Serpent Form
There was in this city a gentlewoman, who, as she went down one
day to the river to bathe, behold cursed Satan leaped upon her in the form of a
And folded himself about her belly, and every night lay upon her.
This woman seeing the Lady St. Mary, and the Lord Christ the infant in her
bosom, asked the Lady St. Mary, that she would give her the child to kiss, and
carry in her arms.
When she had consented, and as soon as the woman had moved
the child, Satan left her, and fled away, nor did the woman ever afterwards see