5:1 This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God created man, in the likeness of God made he him;
5:22 And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters:
Enoch, "translated that he should not see death" Hebrews 11:5 before the judgment of the Flood, is a type of those saints who are to be translated before the apocalyptic judgments 1 Thessalonians 4:14-17 . Noah, left on the earth, but preserved through the judgment of the Flood, is a type of the Jewish people, who will be kept through the apocalyptic judgments ; Jeremiah 30:5-9 ; Revelation 12:13-16 and brought as an earthly people to the new heaven and new earth ; Isaiah 65:17-19 ; 66:20-22 ; Revelation 21:1 .