Who Was Enoch? | LDS Explanations

Enoch and his followers being translated into heaven

According to the doctrine of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (also nicknamed the LDS Church or Mormon Church), Enoch was a righteous man who lived in the biblical land of Eden. He was a prophet of God who lived in the early days of humanity, and he is mentioned in the Old Testament book of Genesis as well as in other parts of the Bible.

In the LDS Church, Enoch is revered as a prophet and a great leader who was called by God to teach the people about righteousness and to help them prepare for the coming of Jesus Christ. Enoch’s people were righteous and obedient, and they followed his teachings and example. As a result, they were blessed with great prosperity and peace.

Enoch is also known for his strong faith and for his close relationship with God. Enoch walked with God and received divine revelations and guidance from Him. Enoch is also remembered for building a city called Zion, which was a place of righteousness and peace. According to the LDS teaching, God took Enoch and his people to heaven, and they were not seen again on earth. This event is known as the “translation” of Enoch and his people.

Enoch is an important figure in the teachings of the LDS Church, and he is revered as an example of faith and obedience to God.

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