We recommend the following books, many of these titles and other relevant titles are also available for purchase from our store.
The King James Bible Including The Old and The New Testaments and The Apocrypha
Most King James Bibles printed today unfortunately exclude the apocrypha which was included in the original however editions including the apocrypha are available for purchase through our store as are the Books of Enoch, Jubilees and Ethiopic Didascalia.
The Book of Enoch
http://archive.org/details/cu31924067146773 Charles Trans.
http://archive.org/details/bookofenoch00scho Schodde Trans.
http://archive.org/details/bookenochtransl00dillgoog Dilman Trans.
The Book of Jubilees
http://archive.org/details/cu31924060029984 Charles Trans.
http://archive.org/details/cu31924076045669 Schodde Trans.
The Books of Meqabyan I – III
The free online translations of Meqabyan I-III are done in an Iyaric style and can be difficult to read however the ones currently published in English are not in the Iyaric style. Although we are very grateful to have translations of Meqabyan I – III in English the print and PDF versions unfortunately do not include the verse numbers or page numbers. We wrote in our own page numbers as a reference point.
The Book of Meqabyan I
The Book of Meqabyan II
The Book of Meqabyan III
The Book of Meqabyan I-III is available for purchase from Lulu in print and pdf form.
The Book of Fourth Baruch or Paralipomena of Jeremiah
4 Baruch is unfortunately not available for purchase as a single volume, it is however included in “The Old Testament Pseudepigrapha Vol. 2” Edited by James H. Charlesworth available through our store. The Greek version however is attributed to Jeremiah, the Ethiopian version to Baruch.
http://archive.org/details/cu31924086857483 Platt Trans.
http://archive.org/details/cu31924096083336 Harden Trans.
The Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha of the Old Testament Vol. I – Vol. II R. H. Charles Trans.
This free translation includes some of the books which form part of the EOTC Bible canon. This title is also available through our store. This edition unfortunately does not include the book of 4 Baruch, unlike the edition edited by James Charlesworth.
About The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Bible Canon
This site below lists the books of the canon and also discusses some background information and other important books to Ethiopian Orthodoxy.
Ethiopian Bible Canon Wikipedia article
Meqabyan Wikipedia article
This Wikipedia article discusses the history of Bible canons of different churches and includes a chart comparing all of them
This article is from a Coptic Orthodox site, while their canon is not the same as the EOTC canon it does have many of the same books and the article makes a case against the Protestant removal of the books known as the apocrypha or deuteronanon in many churches..
Includes only the Protestant canon unfortunately
Ethiopian Bible Society
Ethiopic Grammer by August Dillmann
About the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church
The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church Faith and Order
Historical Perspective on the Christian Religion in Ethiopia
Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church Wikipedia article
EOTC Church History
Frequently Asked Questions about the EOTC
Ethiopian Orthodox Church Directory
Ark of the Covenant in Ethiopia
The Ark of the Covenant Evidence Supporting the Ethiopian Traditions by Dr. Bernard Leeman
Excerpts from the Sign and the Seal by Graham Hancock
The Liturgy of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church
The Ethiopian Synaxarium
Other Famous Ethiopian Books
The Kebra Nagast
The Story of King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba
The Fetha Nagast or the Law of Kings
Bob Marley joined the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church and was baptized.
Bob Marley’s funeral was held at an Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church.
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