The Testament of Job, written sometime between 100 BC-100 AD, shows how Satan’s role and character evolved from a servant of God to the spirit of idolatry and vengeance.
Non-Canonical Biblical Texts
As the orthodox Christian movement developed and grew, many of the other Christian sects were deemed "heretical" and censored. Modern archaeological evidence has uncovered many of their early writings that never made it into the Bible canon. Read articles about non-canonical Judeo-Christian texts below.
We know by piecing all the manuscripts and archaeological finds from the last 3000-5000 years together into a big picture. Here’s what’s involved.
Should we use apocryphal books like the Book of Enoch as reference when we look at biblical history?
Early legends about how Satan deceived Adam and Eve a second time – and his contract with Adam.
Brief introduction to ancient texts not found in the Bible like the Book of Enoch.