Book of Tobit

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Noun1.Book of Tobit - an Apocryphal book that was a popular novel for several centuriesBook of Tobit - an Apocryphal book that was a popular novel for several centuries
Apocrypha - 14 books of the Old Testament included in the Vulgate (except for II Esdras) but omitted in Jewish and Protestant versions of the Bible; eastern Christian churches (except the Coptic Church) accept all these books as canonical; the Russian Orthodox Church accepts these texts as divinely inspired but does not grant them the same status
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In the Apocryphal Book of Tobit in the Christian Bible, I read the following passage in Chapter 3 verse 17: "So Raphael was sent to heal both of them: Tobit, by removing the white films from his eyes, so that he might see Gods light with his eyes; and Sarah, daughter of Raquel, by giving her in marriage to Tobias, son of Tobit.