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THE BOOKS OF THE OLD TESTAMENT. GENESIS hath Chapters 50 | II. Chronicles


Daniel. Exodus 40 Ezra


Hosea Leviticus 27 Nehemiah

13 Joel Numbers. 36 Esther


Amos Deuteronomy 34

42 Obadiah Joshua 24 Psalms

150 Jonah Judges 21 Proverbs

31 Micah Ruth 4 Ecclesiastes

12 Nahum 1. Samuel

31 The Song of Solomon 8 Habakkuk II. Samuel 24 Isaiah.

66 Zephaniah I. Kings 22 Jeremiah

52 Haggai II. Kings 25 Lamentations

5 Zechariah I. Chronicles 29 Ezekiel

48 Malachi

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6 To the Hebrews Mark 16 Philippians

4 The Epistle of James Luke 24 Colossians

4 I. Peter Jobn 21 I. Thessalonians

5 II. Peter The Acts 28 II. Thessalonians

3 I. John The Epistle to the Romans 16 I. Timothy

II. John I. Corinthians 16 II. Timothy

III. John
II. Corinthians


3 Jude
6 Philemon

i Revelation

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22 And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, I The creation of heaven and earth, 3 of the

and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and

let fowl multiply in the earth.
light, 6 of the firmament, 9 of the earth sep.
arated from the waters, and made fruitfil, fifth day.

23 And the evening and the morning were the 14 of the sun, moon, and stars, 20 of fish and

24 And God said, Let the earth bring forth fowl, 24 of beasts and cattle, 26 of min in the

the living creature after his kind, cattle, and image of God. 29 Also the appointment of food.

creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his

kind: and it was so. In the beginning God created the heaven and 25 And God made the beast of the earth after the enrth.

his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every 2 And the earth was without form, and void ; thing that creepeth upon the earth after his kind : and darkness was upon the face of the deep: and God saw that it was good. and the Spirit of God moved upon the face of 26 || And God said, Let us make inan in our the waters,

image, after our likeness: and let them have 3 And God said, Let there be light: and there dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the was light.

fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all 4 And God saw the light, that it was good : the earth, and over every creeping thing that and God divided the light from the darkness. creepeth upon the earth.

5 And God called the light Day, and the dark. 27 So God created man in his own image, in ness be called Night: and the evening and the the image of God created he him ; male and fe. morning were the first day.

male created he them. 6 And God said, Let there be a firmament in 28 And God blessed them, and God said unto the midst of the waters: and let it divide the them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish waters from the waters.

the earth, and subdue it: and have dominion 7 And God made the firmament, and divided over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the the waters which were under the firmament air, and over every living thing that moveth up. from the waters which were above the firma. on the earth. ment: and it was so.

29 11 And God said, Behold, I have given you 8 And God called the firmament Heaven : and every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face the evening and the morning were

the second day. of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is 9 And God said, Let the waters under the the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall heaven be gathered together unto one place,

be for meat. and let the dry land appear: and it was so. 30 And to every beast of the earth, and to eve.

10 And God called the dry land Earth; and ry fowl of the air, and to every thing that creepthe gathering together of the waters called he

I Sens: and God saw that it was good,

have given every green herb for meat: 11 And God said, Let the earth bring forth was so. grass, the herb yielding, seed, and the fruit tree 31 And God saw every thing that he had yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in it. made: and behold, it was very good. And the self, upon the earth: and it was so.

evening and the morning were the sixth day. 12 And the earth brought forth grass, and herb yielding seed after his kind, and the tree yielding 1 The first sabbath.

4 The manner of the cre

CHAPTER II. fruit, whose seed was in itself, after his kind : and God saw that it was good.

ation. 8. Thç planting of the garden of Eden, 13 And the evening and the morning were the

10 and the river thereof 17 The tree of knowl. third day.

edge only forbidden. 19, 20 The naming of 14 T And God said, Let there be lights in the the creatures. 21 The making of woman, firmament of the heaven, to divide the day from

and institution of marriage. the night and let them be for signs, and for sea- THUS the heavens and the earth were finished,

of 15 And let them be for lights in the firmament 2 And on the seventh day God ended his work of the heaven to give light upon the earth : and which he had made; and he rested on the sev. it was so.

enth day from all his work which he had made. 16 And God made two great lights; the great. 3 And God blessed the seventh day, and sanc. er light to rule the day, and the lesser light to tified it: because that in it he had rested from rule the night: he made the stars also.

all his work which God created and made. 17 And God set them in the firmament of the 41 These are the generations of the heavens hen ven to give light upon the earth,

and of the earth when they were created, in 18 And to rule over the day, and over the the day that the LORD God made the earth and night, and to divide the light from the darkness : the heavens, and God saw that it was good.

5 And every plant of the field before it was 19. And the evening and the morning were the in the earth, and every herb of the field before fourth day.

it grew : for the LORD God had not caused it 20 And God said, Let the wnters bring forth to rain upon the earth, and there was not a man abundantly the moving creature that hath life, to till the ground. and fowl that may fly above the earth in the 6 But there went up a mist from the earth, open firmament of heaven.

and watered the whole face of the ground. 21 And God created great whales, and every 7 And the LORD God formed man of the living creature that moveth, which the waters dust of the ground, and breathed into his nosbrought forth abundantly, after their kind, and trils the breath of life; and man became a every winged fowl after his kind : and God saw living soul. that it was good.

8 † And the LORD God planted a garden

The garden of Eden.

GENESIS. The serpent deceiveth Eve. eastward in Eden; and there he put the man 6 And when the woman saw that the tree whom he had formed.

was good for food, and that it was pleasant to 9 And out of the ground made the LORD the eyes, und a tree to be desired to make one God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the wise; she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat; sight, and good for food; the tree of lite also in and gave also unto her husband with her, and the midst of the garden, and the tree of knowl he did eat. edge of good and evil.

7. And the eyes of them both were opened, 10 And a river went out of Eden to water and they knew that they were naked : and they the garden: and from thence it was parted, and sewed tig-leaves together, and made themselves became into four heads.

aprons. 11 The name of the first is Pison: that is it 8 And they heard the voice of the LORD God which compasseth the whole land of Havilah, walking in the garden in the cool of the day: where there is gold;

and Adam and his wife hid themselves from 12 And the gold of that land is good: there the presence of the LORD God amongst the is bdellium and the onyx-stone.

trees of the garden. 13 And the name of the second river is Gi 9 And the LORD God called unto Adam, and hon: the same is it that compasseth the whole said unto him, Where art thou? land of Ethiopia.

10 And he said, I heard thy voice in the gar14 And the name of the third river is Hid den: and I was afraid, because I was naked ; dekel: that is it which goeth toward the and I hid myself. east of Assyria. And the fourth river is Eu 11 And he said, Who told thee that thou phrates.

wast naked ? Hast thou eaten of the tree 15 And the LORD God took the man, and whereof I commanded thee, that thou shouldest put bim into the garden of Eden, to dress it, not eat? and to keep it.

12 And the man said, The woman whom 16 And the LORD God commanded the man, thou gavest to be with me, she gave me of the saying, Of every tree of the garden thou mayest tree, and I did eat. freely eat:

13 And the LORD God said unto the woman, 17 But of the tree of the knowledge of good What is this that thou hast done? And the and evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the woman said, The serpent beguiled me, and I day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely

did eat. die.

14 And the LORD God said unto the serpent, 18 | And the LORD God said, It is not good Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed that the man should be alone: I will make him above all cattle, and above every beast of the an help meet for him.

field : upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust 19 And out of the ground the Lord God shalt thou eat all the days of thy life: formed every beast of the field, and every fowl 15 And I will put enmity between thee and of the air, and brought them unto Adam to the woman, and between thy seed and her see what he would call them; and whatsoever seed : it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt Adam called every living creature, that was

bruise his heel. the name thereof.

16 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly 20 And Adam gave names to all cattle, and multiply thy sorrow and thy, conception; in to the fowl of the air, and to every beast of the sorrow thou shalt bring forth children: and field : but for Adam there was not found an thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he shall help meet for him.

rule over thee. 21 And the LORD God caused a deep sleep 17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou to fall upon Adam, and he slept; and he took hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead hast eaten of the tree of wbich I commanded thereof:

thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed 22 And the rib, which the LORD God had is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt taken from man, made he a woman, and thou eat of it all the days of thy life; brought her unto the man.,

18 Thorns also and thistles shall it bring 23 And Adam said. This is now bone of forth to thee ; and thou shalt eat the herb of my bones, and flesh of my flesh: she shall be the field : called Woman, because she was taken out of 19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat man.

bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out 24 Therefore shall a man leave his father and of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife : and unto dust shalt thou return. they shall be one flesh.

20 And Adam called his wife's name Eve, 25 And they were both naked, the man and because she was the mother of all living, his wife, and were not ashamed.

21 Unto Adam also and to his wife did the CHAPTER III.

LORD God muke coats of skins, and clothed

1 The serpent deceiveth Eve. 6 Man's shame 22 1 And the LORD God said, Behold, the

ful fall. 9 God arraigneth them. 14 The man is become as one of us, to know good and
serpent is cursed. 15 The promised seed. evil: and now, lest he put forth his hand, and
16 The punishment of mankind. 21 Their take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live
first clothing. 22 Their casting out of par for ever :

23 Therefore the LORD God sent him forth NOW the serpent was more subtile than any from the garden of Eden, to till the ground

from whence he was taken. made: and he said unto the woman, Yea, 24 So he drove out the man: and he placed hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, of the garden ?

and a flaming sword which turned every way, 2 And the woman said unto the serpent, to keep the way of the tree of life. We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the

CHAPTER IV. garden: 3 But of the fruit of the tree which is in

1 The birth, trade, and religion of Cain and the midst of the garden, God hath said, Ye

Abel. 8 The murder of Abel. 11 The cursc shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it,

of Cain. 17 Enoch the first city. 19 Lamech lest ye die.

and his two wives. 25 The birth of Seth, 26

and Enos. 4. And the serpent said unto the woman, Yo shall not surely die:


ND Adam knew Eve his wife, and she con. 5 For God doth know, that in the day ye eat ceived, and bare Cain, and said, I have got. thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ten a man from the LORD, ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil. 2 And she again bare his brother Abel: and


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The murder of Abel.

CHAPTER VI. Genealogy of the patriarchs. Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller 2 Male and female created he them; and bless. of the ground.

ed them, and called their name Adam, in the day 3 And in process of time it came to pass, that when they were created. Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offer 3 11 And "Adam lived an hundred and thirty ing unto the LORD.

years, and begat a son in his own likeness, after 4 And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings his image; and called his name Seth: of his flock, and of the fat thereof. And the 4 And the days of Adam after he had begotten LORD had respect unto Abel, and to his offering; Seth were eight hundred years: and he begat

5 But unto Cain, and to his offering, he had sons and daughters : not respect: and Cain was very wroth, and his 5 And all the days that Adam lived were nine countenance tell.

hundred and thirty years: and he died. 6 And the LORD said unto Cain, Why art thou 6 And Seth lived an hundred and five years, wroth? and why is thy countenance fallen? and begat Enos:

7 If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accept. 7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos eight ed? and if thou doest not well, sin lieth at the hundred and seven years, and begat sons and door: and unto thee shall be his desire, and thou daughters : shalt rule over him.

8 And all the days of Seth were nine hundred 8 And Cain talked with Abel his brother: and and twelve years; and he died. it came to pass when they were in the field, that 9 TAI Enos lived ninety years, and begat Cain rose up against Abel his brother, and slew

Cainan: him.

10 And Enos lived after he begat Cainan eight 9 L. And the LORD said unto Cain, Where is hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and Abel thy brother? And he said, I know not: Am daughters : my brother's keeper?

11 And all the days of Enos were nine hundred 10 And he said, What hast thou done? the and five years; and he died. voice of thy brother's blood crieth unto me from 12 | And Cainan lived seventy years, and be. the ground.

gat Mahalaleel: 11 And now art thou cursed from the earth, 13 And Cainan lived after he begat Mahalaleel which hath opened her mouth to receive thy bro eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons ther's blood from thy hand.

and daughters: 12 When thou tillest the ground, it shall not 14 And all the days of Cainan were nine hun. henceforth yield unto thee her strength: A fugi. dred and ten years, and he died. tive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth. 15 1 And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years,

13 And Cain said unto the LORD, My punish. and begat Jared: ment is greater than I can bear.

16 And Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared 14 Behold, thou hast driven me out this day eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons from the face of the earth; and from thy face and daughters : shall I be hid; and I shall be a fugitive and a 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were eight vagabond in the earth; and it shall ome to pass, hundred ninety and five years, and he died. that every one that findeth me shall slay me. 18 1 And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two

15 Aud the LORD said unto him, Therefore years, and he begat Enoch : whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance shall be ta 19 And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight ken on him seven-fold. And the LORD set a hundred years, and begat sons and daughters : mark upon Cain, lest any finding him

should kill 20 And all the days of Jared were nine hun. him.

dred sixty and two years, and he died. 16 | And Cain went out from the presence of 21 1 And Enoch lived sixty and five years, the LORD, and dwelt in the land of Nod, on the and begat Methuselah : east of Eden.

22 And Enoch walked with God after he begat 17 And Cain knew his wife, and she conceived, Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and bare Enoch: and he builded a city, and and daughters : called the name of the city after the name of his 23 And all the days of Enoch were three hun. son, Enoch.

dred sixty and five years: 18 And unto Enoch was born Irad: and lrad 24 And Enoch walked with God, and he was begat Mehujael:

and Mehujael begat Methusael: not: for God took him. and Methusael begat Lamech.

25 And Methuselah lived an hundred eighty 19 | And Lamech took unto him two wives : and seven years, and begat Lamech: the name of the one was Adah, and the name 26 And Methuselah lived after he begat Laof the other Zillah.

mech seven hundred eighty and two years, and 20 And Adah bare Jabal: he was the father of ega ons and daughters ; such as dwell in tents, and of such as have cattle. 27 And all the days of Methuselnh were nine 21 And his brother's

name was Jubal: he was hundred sixty and nine years; and he died. the father of all such as handle the harp and or. 28 11 And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and gan,

two years, and begat a son: 22 And Zillah, she also bạre Tubal-cain, an 29 And he called his name Noah, saying, This instructor of every artificer in brass and iron: same shall comfort us concerning our work and and the sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah. toil of our hands, because of the ground which

23 And Lamech said unto his wives, Adah and the Lord hath cursed. Zillah, Hear my voice, ye wives of Lamech, 30 And Lamech lived after he begat Noah five hearken unto my speech: for I have slain a man hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons to my wounding, and a young man to my hurt. and daughters:

24 If Cain shall be avenged seven-fold, truly 31 And all the days of Lamech were seven Lamech seventy and seven-fold.

hundred seventy and seven years: and he died. 25 And Adam knew his wife again, and she 32 And Noah was five hundred years old: and bare a son, and called his name Seth: For God, Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth. said she, hath appointed me another seed instead

CHAPTER VI. of Abel, whom Cain slew.

26 And to Seth, to him also there was born a 1 The wickedness of the world, which provoked son; and he called his name Enos: then began God's wrath, and caused the floud. 8 Noah men to call upon the name of the LORD.

findeth grace. 14 The order, form, and end

of the ark. CHAPTER V. 1 The genealogy, age, and death of the patri. AND it came to pass, when men began to mul. archs from Adam unto Noah. 24 The godli.

tiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto

them, ness and translation of Enuch.

2 That the sons of God saw the daughters of THIS is the book of the generations of Adam: men that they were fair; and they took them

In the day that God created man, in the like. wives of all which they chose. ness of God made he him:

3 And the LORD suíd, My Spirit shall not al. 1*


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