First Book of Adam and Eve HTML version

Chapter 20
Adam Wishes To Protect Eve.
1 Then Adam cried and said, "O God, take us away to some other place, where
the serpent can not come near us again, and rise against us. For fear that it
might find Your handmaid Eve alone and kill her; for its eyes are hideous and
2 But God said to Adam and Eve, "From now on, don't be afraid, I will not let it
come near you; I have driven it away from you, from this mountain; neither will I
leave in it the ability to hurt you."
3 Then Adam and Eve worshipped before God and gave Him thanks, and
praised Him for having delivered them from death.