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1. The pre-publication of a book I started in September 1998 consisting of my theory about Ancient Times.
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2. The publication of Ancient texts, especially from the Near East, of which some were gathered from the Internet (with thanks to the publishers) and others from my own library.
On this website you can find a lot of translations of ancient texts from Sumer and Babylonia and the Apocrypha, Pseudepigrapha and Sacred texts, most of them I used as a source for my book.
The title of my book :
'Earths Ancient History, a theory about ancient times and dawn of Mankind'
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Etana Electronic Tools and Ancient Near East Archives
a nice page to visit if you like a theory about ATLANTIS and origin of MEN
The Promised Land was Asir According to Kamal Salibi
VELIKOVSKY BONDS OF THE PAST
A Movie site by Henry Zemel about Velikovsky in RA format http://www.varchive.org/bonds/bonds.htm
The Electronic Text Corpus of Sumerian Literature
ETCSL Home Page
The History Guide
From: Ancient Near East (Babylonia) Glossary and Texts
The Internet Sacred Text Archive, the largest freely available archive of online books about religion, mythology, folklore and the esoteric on the Internet. The site is dedicated to religious tolerance and scholarship.
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AM = Anno Mundi (After Creation)
In the Bible we can only find that Enoch was the son of Cain and some info about Lamech "the blind".
Jubilees: And Cain took Âwân his sister to be his wife and she bare him Enoch at the close of the fourth jubilee (190-196 AM). And in the third week in the second jubilee (64-70 AM) she gave birth to Cain, and in the fourth (71-77 AM) she gave birth to Abel, and in the fifth (78-84 AM) she gave birth to her daughter Âwân.
Jubilees: And in the first year of the first week of the fifth jubilee, (197 AM) houses were built on the earth, and Cain built a city, and called its name after the name of his son Enoch. Second book of Adam and Eve 12:16 But by the time Enos was eight hundred and twenty years old, Cain had a large progeny.
Time line Jubilees and Second Adam and Eve
Year of the "Great Flood"= 1308 AM = 2594 BC ?
Biblical timeline Masoretic
Biblical timeline Septuagint
The "Great Flood"
*1 verschil van 1368 jaar
Genesis 11: 12 And Arphaxad lived a hundred and thirty-five years, and begot Cainan. 13 And Arphaxad lived after he had begotten Cainan, [a] four hundred years, and begot sons and daughters, and died. And Cainan lived a hundred and thirty years and begot Sala; and Canaan lived after he had begotten Sala, three hundred and thirty years, and begot sons and daughters, and died.
Revised timeline Information from the book of Jasher, the oldest of the holy books (see Jos:10.13 "Is not this written in the Book of Jasher?" and Sam II:1.18 "Behold it is written in the Book of Jasher."
Biblical timeline Masoretic Usher 4004 BC
Revised timeline Geerts
Timeline Year of birth - dead BC
Genesis 5:3 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty years, and begat a son in his own likeness, and after his image; and called his name Seth: Jasher 2:1 And it was in the hundred and thirtieth year of the life of Adam upon the earth, that he again knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bare a son in his likeness and in his image, and she called his name Seth. Jasher 3.14 And it was in the fifty-sixth year of the life of Lamech when Adam died; nine hundred and thirty years old was he at his death.
*1 In Jasher Lamech was born 774 AM and in the Bible 874 AM (930-56=874), a difference of 100 years
Genesis 5:6 And Seth lived an hundred and five years, and begat Enos: Jasher 2:2 And Seth lived one hundred and five years, and he begat a son; and Seth called the name of his son Enosh. Jasher 4:9 In those days when Lamech the son of Methuselah was one hundred and sixty years old, Seth the son of Adam died. 10 And all the days that Seth lived, were nine hundred and twelve years, and he died.
*2 In Jasher Lamech was born 774 AM and in the Bible 882 AM (1042-160=882), a difference of 108 years.
Genesis 5:9 And Enos lived ninety years, and begat Cainan: Jasher 2:10 And Enosh lived ninety years and he begat Cainan. Jasher 5:1 And it was in the eighty-fourth year of the life of Noah, that Enoch the son of Seth died, he was nine hundred and five years old at his death.
*3 In Jasher Noah was born 954 AM and in the Bible 1056 AM (1140-84=1054), a difference of 102 (-2) years, total 100 years.
Genesis 5:12 And Cainan lived seventy years and begat Mahalaleel: Jasher 2:15 And when Cainan was seventy years old, he begat three sons and two daughters. Jas: 2.16 The name of the first born Mahlallel, the second Enan, and the third Mered, and their sisters were Adah and Zillah; these are the five children of Cainan that were born to him. Jasher 2.14 He ruled over the whole Earth, and he turned some of the sons of men to the service of God. Jasher 5:2 And in the one hundred and seventy ninth year of the life of Noah, Cainan the son of Enosh died, and all the days of Cainan were nine hundred and ten years, and he died.
*4 In Jasher Noah was born 954 AM and in the Bible 1056 AM (1235-179=1056), a difference of 102 years.
Genesis 5:15 And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years, and begat Jared: Jasher 2:37 And Mahlallel the son of Cainan lived sixty-five years and he begat Jared; Jasher 5:3 And in the two hundred and thirty fourth year of the life of Noah, Mahlallel the son of Cainan died, and the days of Mahlallel were eight hundred and ninety-five years, and he died.
*5 In Jasher Noah was born 954 AM and in the Bible 1056 AM (1290-234=1056), a difference of 102 years.
Genesis 5:18 And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch: Jasher 2:37 and Jared lived sixty-two years and he begat Enoch. Jasher 5:4 And Jared the son of Mahlallel died in those days, in the three hundred and thirty-sixth year of the life of Noah; and all the days of Jared were nine hundred and sixty-two years, and he died.
*6 In Jasher Noah was born 954 AM and in the Bible 1056 AM (1422-336=1086), a difference of 102 (+30) years, total 132 years.
Genesis 5:21 And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begat Methuselah: Jasher 3:1 And Enoch lived sixty-five years and he begat Methuselah. Jasher: 4.1 And all the days that Enoch lived upon earth, were three hundred and sixty-five years. Jasher 3:3 And it was at the expiration of many years, whilst he was serving the Lord, and praying before him in his house, that an angel of the Lord called to him from Heaven, and he said, Here am I. Jasher 3:12 And Enoch reigned over the sons of men two hundred and forty-three years, and he did justice and righteousness with all his people, and he led them in the ways of the Lord. Jasher 3:17 And it was in the year of Adam's death which was the two hundred and forty-third year of the reign of Enoch, in that time Enoch resolved to separate himself from the sons of men and to secret himself as at first in order to serve the Lord.
Genesis 5:25 And Methuselah lived an hundred eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech. Jasher 3:13 And these are the generations of Enoch, Methuselah, Elisha, and Elimelech, three sons; and their sisters were Melca and Nahmah, and Methuselah lived eighty-seven years and he begat Lamech. Jasher 5:36 And it was at that time Methuselah the son of Enoch died, nine hundred and sixty years old was he, at his death.
*8 In Jasher Methuselah was 87 years old when Lamech was born, if that is correct we have a problem with his year of dead because in that case he would have survived the "Great Flood" with 93 years (1547-1454). The conclusion can be made that the Biblical year by firstborn son of 187 years is correct. In Jasher Methuselah was born 587 AM and in the Bible 687 AM, a difference of 100 years.
Genesis 5:28 And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begat a son (Noah): Jasher 4:11 And Lamech was one hundred and eighty years old when he took Ashmua, the daughter of Elishaa the son of Enoch his uncle, and she conceived. Jasher 4:13 And the wife of Lamech conceived and bare him a son at that time, at the revolution of the year. Jasher 4:14 And Methuselah called his name Noah, saying, The earth was in his days at rest and free from corruption, and Lamech his father called his name Menachem, saying, This one shall comfort us in our works and miserable toil in the earth, which God had cursed. Jasher 5:19 And Lamech the father of Noah, died in those days; yet verily he did not go with all his heart in the ways of his father, and he died in the hundred and ninety-fifth year of the life of Noah. 20 And all the days of Lamech were seven hundred and seventy years, and he died.
*9 In Jasher Noah was born 954 AM and in the Bible 1056 AM (1544-195=1349), a difference of 102 (+293) years, total 395 years.
Genesis 7:6 And Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth.
The "Great Flood" took place in the six hundredth year of Noah.
Jasher 5:5 And all who followed the Lord died in those days, before they saw the evil which God declared to do upon earth. 6 And after the lapse of many years, in the four hundred and eightieth year of the life of Noah, when all those men, who followed the Lord had died away from amongst the sons of men, and only Methuselah was then left. Jasher: 5.8 For thus saith the Lord, Behold I give you a period of one hundred and twenty years; if you will turn to me and forsake your evil ways, then will I also turn away from the evil which I told you, and it shall not exist, saith the Lord.
*10 Lamech died 10 years before the "Great Flood".
Genesis 5:32 And Noah was five hundred years old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Genesis 9:29 And all the days of Noah were nine hundred and fifty years: and he died. Jasher 5:18 And Noah was five hundred and two years old when Naamah bare Shem, and the boys grew up and went in the ways of the Lord, in all that Methuselah and Noah their father taught them. Jasher 5:34 In his five hundred and ninety-fifth year Noah commenced to make the ark, and he made the ark in five years, as the Lord had commanded.
Genesis 11:10 These are the generations of Shem: Shem was an hundred years old, and begat Arphaxad two years after the flood: Jasher 28:24 And it came to pass in those days, in the hundred and tenth year of the life of Isaac, that is in the fiftieth year of the life of Jacob, in that year died Shem the son of Noah; Shem was six hundred years old at his death.
Biblical timeline Masoretic
Biblical timeline Septuagint
The lifetime of the 12 generations after the flood (Shem - Jacob) decreased fast from 600 to 147 years in a period of 450 years.
The dates :the Biblical timeline, the Revised timeline
2948 - 1998
And it came to pass in those days, in the hundred and tenth year of the life of Isaac, that is in the fiftieth year of the life of Jacob, in that year died Shem the son of Noah; Shem was six hundred years old at his death (Jasher 28.24).
2446 - 1846
2346 - 1906
See Jubilees Chapter 8: In the twenty-ninth jubilee, in the first week, (1373 AM) in the beginning thereof Arpachshad took to himself a wife and her name was Rasu'eja, the daughter of Susan, the daughter of Elam, and she bare him a son in the third year in this week, (1375 AM) and he called his name Kainam. And the son grew, and his father taught him writing, and he went to seek for himself a place where he might seize for himself a city. And he found a writing which former (generations) had carved on the rock, and he read what was thereon, and he transcribed it and sinned owing to it; for it contained the teaching of the Watchers in accordance with which they used to observe the omens of the sun and moon and stars in all the signs of heaven. And he wrote it down and said nothing regarding it; for he was afraid to speak to Noah about it lest he should be angry with him on account of it. And in the thirtieth jubilee, in the second week, in the first year thereof (1429 AM), he took to himself a wife, and her name was Melka, the daughter of Madai, the son of Japheth, and in the fourth year (1432 AM) he begat a son, and called his name Shelah; for he said: 'Truly I have been sent.' (And in the fourth year he was born), and Shelah grew up and took to himself a wife, and her name was Mu'ak, the daughter of Kesed, his father's brother, in the one and thirtieth jubilee, in the fifth week, in the first year (1499 AM) thereof.
2311 - 1851
Shelah was NOT the son of Arphaxad but the son of Kainam
2253 - 1820
2223 - 1759
2189 - 1950
2159 - 1920
2127 - 1897
2097 - 1949
2068 - 1863
1998 - 1823
1912 - 1775
1898 - 1718
1838 - 1691
)1 In the book of Jasher Esau is murdered by a son of Dan but in the book of Jubilees Esau is murdered by his brother Jacob. The Bible do not mention the dead of Esau.
The Revised Timeline match exactly with the story, in years and lifetime, mentioned in the book of Jasher when we insert Cainam, who is only mentioned in Jubilees 8. In the conventional "Biblical timeline" of Archbishop James Ussher there is a decreased difference of 60 years. (in fact 58 years because he used two times 1 year when calculating the year in which Terah and Serug died). With other words "the fifteenth years = not +15 but +14 years and "the thirty-fifth year" = not 35 but 34 years.
The Book of Jasher (Chapter 7), Jubilees and The Bible.
Brown = The Bible (Genesis 11)
White = Jubilees (chapter 7 and 8)
Note : In jubilees is Shelah not the son of Arphaxad but the son of Kainam
The dates of birth and dead can be calculated because we know that Jacob lived for 17 years in Egypt before he died The Biblical timeline is than (1749+17= 1766) and the revised timeline (1691+17=1708), a difference of 58 years, after inserting Kainam.
Jasher 81-4 And at the end of two hundred and ten years, the Lord brought forth the children of Israel from Egypt with a strong hand.(1708-210=1498 BC.
1498+430=1928 and 1708+220=1928
In Jubilees 1 we can read: And it came to pass in the first year of the exodus of the children of Israel out of Egypt, in the third month, on the sixteenth day of the month, (2450 Anno Mundi) that God spake to Moses, saying: 'Come up to Me on the Mount, and I will give thee two tables of stone of the law and of the commandment, which I have written, that thou mayst teach them.'
When calculating the date BC we get 4004-2450-102=1452 BC.
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