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The Names and Order of all the Books of the Old TESTAMENT,

with the Number of their Chapters. Genesis Huth Chapters 50 II. Chronicles hath Chap. 361 Daniel hath Chapters

12 40 Ezra

10 Hofea Leviticus 27 Nehemiah

13 Joel Numbers 36 Either


Amos Deuteronomy


42 Obadiah Joshua 24 Plalms

150 Jonah Judges 21 Proverbs

31 Micah Ruth 4 Ecclefiattes

12 Nahum I. Samuel 31 The song of Solomon

Habakkuk II. Samuel


66 Zepiraniali 1. Kings 22 Jeremiah

52 Ilaggai II. Kings 25 Lamentations

5 Zechariah 1. Chronicles 29 | Ezekiel

49 ) Malachi


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The Books of the New TESTAMENT.

6) Hebrews hath Chapters Matthew hath Chap. 28) Ephemians hath Chapters


4 Thic Epiftlc of James Luke Coloflians

I. Peter John 21 1. Thessalonians

II. Peter The Acts of the Apoftics 28 11. Theffalonians

1. John The Epittle to the Romans 16 1. Timothy

II. John 1. Corinthians

11. Timothy

III. John 11. Corinthians


3 Jude
6 Philemon

11 Revelation

13 5 5

5 3 0

1 3

Account of the Dates or Time of writing the Books of the


Years from the Years from the

death of Christ. birth of Christ. piatthew's Gofpel,

30 Mark's Gospel,


43 Firft Epittle of Peter,


52 Paul's Firft Epiftle to the Thessalonians and Sccond,


52 Luke's Gospel,


56 Paul's Epiftle to the Galatians,


56 Do, two Epiftles to the Corinthians, and that to the Romans, 24

57 Do. to the Philippians, to Philemon, Coloffians, Ephefians, and Hebrews,


52 Acts of the Apoftles by Luke,


63 Paul's two Epittles to Timothy, and the one to Titus, and the ad Epiftle gencral of Pcter,


63 John in the file of Patmos wrote the Revelation,


94 Do. Gospel,


96 Do. three Epiftles near the end of his life,


98 N. B. The time of writing the Epittle of James, and that of Jude, not so certainly known, but supposed,



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19 And the evening and the morning were I The creation of heaven and earth, 3 of the the fourth day. lighi, 6 of the firmament, 2 of the earth 20 9 And God laid, Let the waters bring separated from the valers, 1 and made forth abundantly the moving creature that fruital, ! Af the sien, moon, and fars, 20 of liath life, and fowl that may fly above the Jith ard fimul, 21 of bealls and cattle, 26 of carth in the open firmament of heaven. man in the image of God; 2) ayo the appoint. 21 And God created great whales, and evewent of food.

Ty living creature that moveth, which the N the beginning God created the heaven waters brought forth abundantly after their and the earth.

kind, and every winged fowl after his kind : 2 And the carth was withont forin, and and God law that it was good. void; and darkness was upon the face 22 And God blessed them, saying, Be fruit

of the deep:and the Spirit of God inos. ful, and multiply, and till the waters in the cd upon the face of the waters.

scas, and let fowl inultiply in the earth. 3 And God said, Let there be light : and 23. And the evening and the morning were thote was light.

the lifth day. 4 And God saw the light, that it was good: 24 9 And God said, Let the earth bring and God divided the light from the darknelse forth the living creature after his kind, cato

5 And God called the light Day, and the tic, and creeping thing, and beast of the darkness he called Night. And the evening carth after his kind : and it was so. and the morning were the firit day.

25 And God made the beast of the earth af. 69 And God said, Let there be a firma. ter his kind, and catrle after their kind, and ment in the midst of the waters, and let it every thing that creepeth upon the earth ardivide the waters from the waters.

ter his kind : and God law that it was good. 7 And God made the firmament, and di 26 9 And God said, Let us make man in vided the waters which were under the fir- our image, after our likeness; and let them mament from the waters which were above have dominion over the fith of the sea, and the firmament: and it was so.

over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, 8 And God called the firmament Heaven. and over all the earth, and over every creep And the evening and the morning were the ing thing that creepeth upon the earth. second day.

27 So God created. manin his own image; 99 And God said, Let the waters under in the image of God created he him: male the heaven be gathered together unto one and female created he them. place, and let che dry land appear: and it 28 And God blefed them; and God said

unto them, Be fruitful, and moltiply, and re10 And God called the dry lan: Earth, and plenith the earth, and subdue it and have the gathering together of the waters called lie dominion over the fish of the fea, and oves Seas: and God law that it was good.

the fowl of the air, and over every living 11 And God said, Let the earth bring forth thing that moveth upon the earth. grass, the herb yielding feed, and the fruit 29 9 And God said, Behold, I have given free yielding fruit after his kind, whole feed you every hcrb bearing feed, which is upon isin ítrelf, upon the earth: and it was fo. the face of all the earth, and every irce, in

12 And ine earth brougfit forth grals, and the which is the fruit of a tree yicidi; seed ; herb yielding feed after his kind, and the to you it ihall be for meat. tree yielding fruit, whose seed was in it. 30 And to every bcatt of the earth, end felf, after his kind: and God saw that it was to every fowl of the air, and to every thing good.

that creepeth upon the earth, wherein thera 13 And the evening and the morning'were is life, I have given every green leru for the third day.

meat: and it was fo. 14 ( And God Caid, Let there be liglits in z! And God law every thing that he had the firinament of the heaven, to divide the made, and, schold, it was very good. And day from the night, and let them be for ligns, the evening and the morning were the fixus and for seasons, and for days, and years.

day, 15 And let them be for lights in the firma

c H A P. II. ment of the heaven, to give light upon the i The first fabbath. 8 The garden of Erkele. earth : and it was fo.

17 he tree of knowle:ge. 19, 20 The ctea. 16 And God inade two great lights; the tures named. made, and marriage greater light to rule the day, and the leiter inftitreted. funt to rule the night: he made the stars and Com Thed, and all the host of them

Vas the heavens and the earth were f

kerit se the heaven, to givelight upon the earth,

18 And to rule over the day, and over the work which he ad made: and long be night, and to divide the light from the dark the seventh day fro:n all liis wor nels; and God saw that i: tas good,

had made.

was fo.

3 And God blested the feronth day, and 23 And Adam faid, Tis now bong of onctified it; because that is it he had retted my bones, and fleth of my ficth : she thall be from all his work which God created and calicd Woman; because the was taken out of snade.

inan. 4. These are the generations of the hea. 24 Therefore thall a inan leave his father vens and of the earth when they were cre- and his mother, and shall cleave unto his ated; in the day that the LORD God made wife; and they thall be one feth. the earth and the heavens,

25 And they were both naked, the man s And cvery plant of the field before it and his wife, and were not athamed. was in the earth, and overy licrb of the field

CHAP. II. before it grow ; for the LORD God had not I The ferpent deceiveth Eve. 6 Mans fill. caused it to rain upon the earth, and there 9 God arraigneth them. 14 The serpent curfed. Wis not a man to till the ground.

15 The promised feed. 16 Mans punishment, 6 But there went up a initt from the zz and lots of paradise. earth, and watered the whole face of the Neath of the field which the laro Gou ground,

7. And the LORD God formed man of the had made. And he faid unto the woman, duit of the ground, and breathed into his Yea, liath God said, Ye bhall not eat of every noftrils the breath of life: and man becarne tree of the garden? a living roul.

2 And the woman said unto the serpent, 8 And the Lord God planted a garden we may eat of the fruit of the trees of the cailward in Eden ; and there le put tlie man garden: whom he had formed.

3 But of the fruit of the tree which is in 2 And out of the ground made the LORD the midit of the garden, Gud faid, ye God to grow every free that is pleasant to Ahall not eat of it, neither shall yo touch it, the fight, and good for food : the tree of life left ye die.. also in the midit of the garden, and the trec 4 And the serpent said unto the woman, of knowledge of good and evil.

Ye thall not furcly dic: 10 And a river went out of Eden to water s For God doth know that, in the day ye the garden: and from thence it was parted, eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened; and became into four leads.

and ye thall be as gods, knowing good and 11 The name of the firft is Pifon : that is evil.

which compaseth the whole land of Havi 6 And wlion the woman saw that the trec la!", where there is gold,

was good for food, and that it was pleasant And the gold of that land is good : there to the eyes, and a tree to be defired to make is bdellium and the onyx-stone.

one wife, she took of the fruit thereof, and 13 And the name of the second river is did eat; and gave also unto her husband with Gihon : the fame is it that compafseth the her, and he did cat. whole land of Ethiopia.

And the corners of them both werk operadla 14 And the name of the third river is and they knci that they arste naked : Iliddekel: that is it which goeth toward they fewed fig-leaves together, and made the cast of Allyria. And the fourth river is theinfelves apsons. Eupirates.

8 And they hear the voice of the LORD 15. And the LORD God took the man, and God walking in the garden in the cool of the nut liim into the garden of Eden, to dress day: and Adam and his wife liid

themselves it, and to keep it.

from the preferice of the LORD God among 16 And the LORD God commanded the the trees of the garden. man, saying, of every tree of the garden 9 Add the LORD God called unto Adam, thou mayelt freely eat;

and said unto him, Wherc art thou? 17 Dut of the tree of the knowledge of 10 And be Caid, Heard thy voice in the gool and evil, thou thalt not cat of it for garden, and I was afraid, because I was nak: in the day that thou catcit thereof thou shalt ed; and I hid myself. surely dić.

11 And hic faid, who told thce that shou 189 And the LORD God said, It is not wuajt naked? Hait thou eaten of the tree, good that the man thould be alone: I will whereof 1 commanded thee that thou should makc Irim an help inect for him.

cit not eat? 19 And out of the ground the LORD God

12 And the man said, The woman, whom formed every beart of the field, and every thou gavett to be with me, she gave mc of the fowl of the air, and trought them unto Adam, tree, and I did eat. to see what he would call them : and wliat 13 And the LORD God said unto the wo. focver Adam called every living creaturc, man, What is this tha! thou fait done. And that was the name thereof.

the woman said, 'The ferpent beguiled me, 20 And Adain gave names to all cattle, and I did eat. and to the fowl of the air, and to every beaft 14 And the Lord God said unto the fer. of the field: but for Adam there was not pent, Because thou hast done this thou art Iound an help meet for him.

cursed above all cattle, and above every bcail 21. And the LORD God caused a deep fleep of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, to fall upon Acam, and he dept: and he and duit thalt thou eat all ihe days of the tonk one of his ribs, and closed up the Ach life. Sereof.

15 And I will put enmity between thee be rih, which the LORD God had and the woman, and between thy food and man, made he a woman, and her feed : it shall bruise thy head, and thou un to the man.

thalt bruisc his heel.

15 Unto the woman he said, I will greatly II And now art thou cursed from the earth multiply thy forrow and thy conception; in which hath opened her mouth to receive thy forrow thou shalt bring forth children; and brothers blood from thy land. thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he thall 12 When thou tillclt the ground, it shall rule over thee.

not henceforth yield unto thee her itrengthe 17 And unto Adam he said, Because thou A fugitive and á vagabond thalt thou be in hatt bearkened unto the voice of thy wife, the earth, and hatt caten of the tree of which I com 13 And Cain faid unto the LORD, My pumanded thee, saying, Thou thalt not eat nishment is greater than I can bear. of it; cursed is the ground for thy fake : 14 Bchold, thou haft driven me ont this in sorrow thalt thou eat of it all the days of day from the face of the earth; and from thy life.

thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a fugi. 18 Thorns also and thistles fall it bring tive and a vagabond in the earth : and it thall forth to thee: and thou shalt eat the herb of come to pass, that every one that tindeth me the field.

thall flay me. 19 In the sweat of thy face thalt thou eat 15 And the LORD said unto him, Therebread, tul thou return unto the ground; for fore, whosoever flayeth Cain, vengeance out of it wait thou taken: for duit thou art, thall be taken on him seven-fold. And the and unto duft fhalt thou return.

LORD fet a mark upon Cain, left any finding 20 And Adam called his wifes name Eve; him should kill him. because she was the mother of all living. 16 And Cain went out from the prerence 21 Unto Adam alo, and to his wife, did of the LORD,

and dwelt in the land of Nod, the LORD God make coats of skins,' and on the eart of Eden. clothed them.

17 And Cain knew his wifc, and the con22 9 And the LORD God faid, Behold, the ceived, and bare Enoch: and he builded a man is become as one of us, to know good city, and called the name of the city, after and evil, And now, left he put forth his the name of his son, Enoch. hand, and take also of the tree of life, and 18 And unto Enoch was born trad: and eat, and live forever ;

Irad begat Mehujael: and Mehujael begat 23 Therefore the LORD God sent him forth Methusael : and Methufael hegat Lamech. froin the garden of Eden, to till the ground 19 1 And Lamcci took unto him two wives: from whence he was taken.

the name of the one wasAdah, and the name 24 So he drove out the man: and he placed, of the other Zillah. at the cast of the garden of Eden, cherubims, 20 And Adah bare Jabal : he was the father And a flaning sword which turned every way, of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have to keep the way of the tree of life.

cattle. CHAP. IV.

21 And his brothers name was Jubal : he i The birth of Cain and Abel. 8 The murder of was the father of all such as handle the harp

Abel. u The curse of Cair. 19 Lamech and organ. and his two wives.

22 And Zillah, she allo bare Tubal-cain, ami Nd Adam knew Eve his wife and the inftructor of every artificer in brass and iron: have gotten a man from the LORD.

23 And Lamech said unto his wives, Adah 2. And the again bare his brother Abel. and Zillah, Hear my voice; ye wives of LaAnd Abel was a keeper of fhecp, but Cain mech, hearken unto my speech: for I have was a tiller of the ground.

Sain a man to my wounding, and a young 3 And in process of time it came to pass, man to my hurt. that Crin brought of the fruit of the ground 24 If Cain shall be avenged seven-fold, tru. ani offering unto the LORD.

Ty Lamech feventy and seven-fold. 4 And Abel, he also brought of the first. 25 And Adam knew his wife again; and Kings of his fock, and of the fat thereof. the bare a fon, and called his name Scth : For And the LORD had respect unto Abel, and to God, said the, hath appointed me another his offering :

feed instead of Abel, whom Cain flew. 5 But unto Cain, and to his offering, he 26 And to Scth, to him also there was had not respect. And Cain was very wroth, born a son, and he called his name Enos : and his countenance fell.

then began men to call upon the name of the 6 And the LORD said unto Cain, Why art LORD. thou wroth? and why is thy countenanco

С НА Р. V. fallen!

1 The genealogy, age, and death

of the patriarcha 7 If theu doeit well, thalt thou not be ac from

Adam unto Nanh. 24 The godliness and cepted? and if thou doeft not well, fin lieth at the door. And unto thee fall be bis delire; Thanhen

the day that God created

tranflation of Eruch. and thon thalt rule over him.

8 And Cain talked with Abel his brother : man, in the likenets of God made he him : and it came to pala, when they were in the 2 Male and female created hc them, and field, that Cain role up against Abei bis bro- blessed them, and called their name Adam, ther, and flew him.

in the day when they were created. 9. And the Lord said unto Cain, Wherc 39 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty is Abel thy brother! And he faid I know years, and begat a fon in his own likeness, not. Am i my brothers keeper!

after his image; and called his name Seth. 10 And he fud, What haft thou done? the 4. And the days of Adam, after win,' ber voice of thy brothers blood erieth unto me gotten Seth, were eight hundre were di un from the ground.

he begat sons and daughters.

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