First Book of Adam and Eve

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Chapter I - The crystal sea, God commands Adam, expelled from Eden, to live in the Cave of Treasures.

            Chapter II - Adam and Eve faint when they leave the Garden. God sends His Word to encourage them.

            Chapter III - Concerning the promise of the great five and a half days.

            Chapter IV - Adam mourns over the changed conditions. Adam and Eve enter the Cave of Treasures.

            Chapter V - Eve makes a noble and emotional intercession, taking the blame on herself.

            Chapter VI - God's reprimand to Adam and Eve in which he points out how and why they sinned.

            Chapter VII - The beasts are appeased.

            Chapter VIII - The "Bright Nature" of man is taken away.

            Chapter IX - Water from the Tree of Life. Adam and Eve near drowning.

            Chapter X - Their bodies need water after they leave the garden.

            Chapter XI - A recollection of the glorious days in the Garden.

            Chapter XII - How darkness came between Adam and Eve.

            Chapter XIII - The fall of Adam. Why night and day were created.

            Chapter XIV - The earliest prophesy of the coming of Christ.

            Chapter XV - Adam and Eve grieve over the suffering of God to save them from their sins.

            Chapter XVI - The first sunrise. Adam and Eve think it is a fire coming to burn them.

            Chapter XVII - The Chapter of the Serpent.

            Chapter XVIII - The mortal combat with the serpent.

            Chapter XIX - Beasts made subject to Adam.

            Chapter XX - Adam wishes to protect Eve.

            Chapter XXI - Adam and Eve attempt suicide.

            Chapter XXII - Adam in a gracious mood.

            Chapter XXIII - Adam and Eve strengthen themselves and make the first altar ever built.

            Chapter XXIV - A vivid prophecy of the life and death of Christ.

            Chapter XXV - God represented as merciful and loving. The establishing of worship.

            Chapter XXVI - A beautiful prophecy of eternal life and joy (v. 15). The fall of night.

            Chapter XXVII - The second tempting of Adam and Eve. The devil takes on the form of a beguiling light.

            Chapter XXVIII - The Devil pretends to lead Adam and Eve to the water to bathe.

            Chapter XXIX - God tells Adam of the Devil's purpose. (v. 4).

            Chapter XXX - Adam receives the first worldly goods.

            Chapter XXXI - They make themselves more comfortable in the Cave of Treasures on the third day.

            Chapter XXXII - Adam and Eve go into the water to pray.

            Chapter XXXIII - Satan falsely promises the "bright light."

            Chapter XXXIV - Adam recalls the creation of Eve. He eloquently appeals for food and drink.

            Chapter XXXV - God's reply.

            Chapter XXXVI - Figs.

            Chapter XXXVII - Forty-three days of penance do not redeem one hour of sin (v. 6).

            Chapter XXXVIII - "When 5500 years are fulfilled.…"

            Chapter XXXIX - Adam is cautious—but too late.

            Chapter XL - The first Human hunger.

            Chapter XLI - The first Human thirst.

            Chapter XLII - A promise of the Water of Life. The third prophecy of the coming of Christ.

            Chapter XLIII - The Devil attempts arson.

            Chapter XLIV - The power of fire over man.

            Chapter XLV - Why Satan didn't fulfil his promises. Description of hell.

            Chapter XLVI - "How many times have I delivered you out of his hand . . ."

            Chapter XLVII - The Devil's own Scheming.

            Chapter XLVIII - Fifth apparition of Satan to Adam and Eve.

            Chapter XLIX - The first prophecy of the Resurrection.

            Chapter L - Adam and Eve seek to cover their nakedness.

            Chapter LI - "What is his beauty that you should have followed him?"

            Chapter LII - Adam and Eve sew the first shirt.

            Chapter LIII - The prophecy of the Western Lands and of the great flood.

            Chapter LIV - Adam and Eve go exploring.

            Chapter LV - The Conflict between God and Satan.

            Chapter LVI - A chapter of divine comfort.

            Chapter LVII - "Therefore I fell.… "

            Chapter LVIII - "About sunset on the 53rd day. . ."

            Chapter LIX - Eighth apparition of Satan of Satan to Adam and Eve.

            Chapter LX - The Devil appears like an old man. He offers "a place of rest."

            Chapter LXI - They begin to follow Satan.

            Chapter LXII - Two fruit trees.

            Chapter LXIII - The first joy of trees.

            Chapter LXIV - Adam and Eve partake of the first earthly food.

            Chapter LXV - Adam and Eve acquire digestive organs. Final hope of returning to the Garden is lost.

            Chapter LXVI - Adam does his first day's work.

            Chapter LXVII - "Then Satan began to lead astray Adam and Eve.…"

            Chapter LXVIII - How destruction and trouble is of Satan when he is the master. Adam and Eve establish the custom of worship.

            Chapter LXIX - Twelfth apparition of Satan to Adam and Eve, while Adam was praying over the offering on the altar; when Satan beat him.

            Chapter LXX - Thirteenth apparition of Satan, to trick Adam into marrying Eve.

            Chapter LXXI - Adam is troubled by the thought of marrying Eve.Chapter

            Chapter LXXII - Adam's heart is set on fire. Satan appears as beautiful maidens.

            Chapter LXXIII - The marriage of Adam and Eve.

            Chapter LXXIV - The birth of Cain and Luluwa. Why they received those names.

            Chapter LXXV - The family revisits the Cave of Treasures. Birth of Abel and Aklia.

            Chapter LXXVI - Cain becomes jealous of Abel because of his sisters.

            Chapter LXXVII - Cain, 15 years old, and Abel 12 years old, grow apart.

            Chapter LXXVIII - Jealousy overcomes Cain. He makes trouble in the family. How the first murder was planned.

            Chapter LXXIX - A wicked plan is carried to a tragic conclusion. Cain is frightened. "Am I my brother's keeper?" The seven punishments. Peace is shattered.