While nothing else is known about him from Biblical sources, Jewish tradition says that Adam and Eve taught Seth the secret to resisting evil: when temptations began, he immediately went into fervent prayer; if the temptation was great, he would flee to an altar and as for God‘s support.
- the substitute; the appointed one (Hebrew)
- “Seth the Patriarch“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 October 2008. Web. 18 April 2015. <>