2 Esdras

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Noun1.2 Esdras - an Apocryphal book of angelic revelations2 Esdras - an Apocryphal book of angelic revelations
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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Gerald Mast has pointed out in personal correspondence with me that the second article in the Dordrecht Confession on the "fall of man" has a reference to 4 Esdras 3:7.
4 Esdras 6:42, for instance, suggests that there is six times as much land in the world as water, while Ezekiel 5:5 places Jerusalem at the centre of the world, with all the other lands encircling it.
16) Although Jerome rejected 3 and 4 Esdras as uncanonical, both were included in manuscripts of the Latin Bible throughout the Middle Ages.