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6:1-4 (on the "sons of God" and "daughters of humans"), which appears in the Second Testament and perdures into the fourth century, serving to explain the presence of evil, idolatry, and demons in the world; finally, the figure of Enoch himself as one of the "witnesses" at the last judgment.
Since the fourth century, Christians have worried that the "authority of dream knowledge presented a challenge to the emerging Christian church" (57), and this skepticism perdures.
The old world charm perdures with fleets of bicycles parked along buildings that house classrooms, or along outdoor cafes and brasseries where late into the evenings students engage in lively discussions about the shape of the Church and world to come.