What Becomes of the Angels' "Wives"? A Text-Critical Study of 1 Enoch 19:2

@article{Bautch2006WhatBO,
  title={What Becomes of the Angels' "Wives"? A Text-Critical Study of 1 Enoch 19:2},
  author={Kelley Coblentz Bautch},
  journal={Journal of Biblical Literature},
  year={2006},
  volume={125},
  pages={766}
}
(ProQuest Information and Learning: ... denotes non-USASCII text omitted.) It has long been noted that the Enochic corpus preserves a distinctive story concerning the origin of evil, an account that is known only partially from Genesis 6.1 Enochic works tell the story of angels who forsake their heavenly dwelling in order to mate with women. The union of angels and mortals results in bloodthirsty giants who scar the earth and abuse its inhabitants. The angels, or watchers as they are called… Expand
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