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I The Names and Order of all the Books of the Old and New
TESTAMENTS, with the Number of their Chapters.
! The Books of the OLD TESTAMENT.
150 Jonah Judges
31 Micah Rulai
12 Nalum 1. Saunuel
31 The Song of Solomou 8 Habakkuk II Samuel
66 Zephaniah 1. Kings
I The Books of the NEW TESTAMENT.
4 The Epistle of James 5 Luke
5 II. Peter Tlie Acts of the Apostles 22U. Thessalonians 3 1. Julin
5 The Epistle lotheliomans 16 1. Timolly
6 II. Jolin
3 | Jude
I THE FIRST BOOK OF MOSES,
20 And God said, Let the waters bring N the beginning God created the heaven forth abundantly the moving creature thai and the earth.
hath life, and fowl thut may Ay above the 2 And the earth was without form, and earth in the open firmament of heaven. void ; and darkness was upon the face of the 21 And God created great whales, anel av deep: and the Spirit of God moved upon every living creature that inoveth, which the the face of the waters.
waters brought forth abundantly, after their 31 And God said, let there be light: and kind, and every winged fowl after his kind: Where was light.
and God saw that it was good. 4 And God saw the lighe, that it was good; 29 And God blessed them, saying, Le fruits and God divided the light from the darkness. ful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the
5 And God called the light Day, and the seas, and let lowl multiply in the earth. darkness he called Night. And the evening 23 and the evening and the morning were and the inorning were the first day. the fifth day.
6 11 And God said, Let there be a firma 24 [ And God said, Let the eartlı bring ment in the midst of the waters, and let it forth the living creature after his kind, calie divide the waters from the waters. and creeping thing, and beast of the earth
7 And God made the firmament, and di- alier bis kind: and it was so. vided the waters which were under the fir 25 And God made the beast of the earth mament from the waters which were above afier bis kind, and cattle asier their kind, and the firmament: and it was so.
every thing that creepetli upon the earth alier 8 And God called the firmament Heaven. his kind: and God saw that it wus good. And the evening aud the inorning were the 26 4 And God said, Let us make man in Second day.
cur image, after our likeness; and let them 9.1 And God said, Let the walers under lave dominion over the fish of the sea, and the heaven be gathered together unto one over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, place, and let the dry land appear: and it and over all the earth, and over every creep
in thing that creepeth upon the earth. 10 And God called the dry land Earth; and 27 Sj God created man in his own inage: Ilie gathering logether of the waters called in the image of God created lie him; male le seas: and liod saw tiat it was good. and female created be them.
11 And God said, Let the earth bring forth 28 And God blessed them, and God said grass, the lier) yiekling seed, ari the fruit. unto t!!em, Be fruitful, and multiply, and re. tree yielding fruit after his kinil, whose secd plenish tlie cart!ı, and subdue ii; and have is in itsell, upon the earth: and it was so. dominion over the fish of the sea, and over
12 And the earth brouglit forth grass, anıl the fowl of the air, and over every living herb yielding seed after his kind, and the thing that inovath upon the earth. trce yielling fruit, whose seed was in itself, 29 1 And Gorl said, Beliold. I have given afler his kind: and God saw that it wous good. you every lierb bearing seed, wiich is upon
13 And the evening and the morning were ile face of all the earıh, and every tree, in the third day.
llie which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; 14 1 Aud God said, Let there be lights in to you it shali be for ineal. the firmament of the heaven, lo divide the 30 And w every heast of the eartlı, ana 10 day from the niglie; and let them be för sigus, every fowl of the air, and !o everything that and for seasons, and for duys, and years : creepeth upon the earth, wherein there is life,
15 Aud let them be for lights in the firina- I have given every green herb, fur ineal: and rcent of the heaven, to give light upon the it was so. tarth: and it was so.
31 And Gue saw every thing that lie bud 16 And God made two great liglils; the made, and, beliold, it was very good. And greater liglit to rule the day, and the lesser the evening and the morning were die sixtda light to rule the nighit: he maile the stars also. day. 17 And God set them in the firinament of
CHAP. II. the heaven, lo give lig lit upon the earth, THUS the heavens and the earth were night, and to divide the light from the dark. 2 And on the seventh day God ended his sess : and God saw that it was good. work which he had made ; and he rested on
9 And the evening and the niorning were the seventh day from all his work which die the fourth day,
3 And Gud blessed the seventh day, andi 22 And the rio, which the LORD God bad Mintified it; because that in il lie liad rese-itaken from man, inade ne a women, ana e Sion all his work which God created wrought her mto the man. and made.
3 And Adain said, This is now bcne of 4 These are the generations of the hea- my bones, and hesh of my fleshi : she shall vens and of the earth when they were crea- be called Woman, because she was taken ted, in tlie day that the LORD had made the out of inan. earth and the heavens,
24 Therefore shall a man leave his father 5 And every plant of the field before it and liis mother, and shall leave unto bis was in the earth, and every herb of the field wile; and they shall be one flesh. before it grew: for the LORD God had nou 25 And they were both naked, the man caused it in rain upon the earth, and there and his wile, and were not ashamed. was not a man to till the ground.
CHAP. III. and watered the whole face of the ground. i en !"
any beast of the field which the LORI) 7 And the LORD God formed man of the God had made. And he said unto the wo dust of the ground, and breathed into bis man, fea, liath God said, Ye shall not eat nost: ils the breath of life, and man became of every tree of the garden? a living soul.
2 And the womau said unto the serpent, 8 And the LORD God planted a gar- We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the den eastwarel in Eden ; and there he put the garden: man whom lie had formed.
3 But of the fruit of the tree which is in 9 and out of the ground made the LORD the midst of the garden, Gol halli said, Ye Cod to grow every tree that is pleasant to shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, the sizle, and good for food: the tree of life lest ye die. Also in the inidst of the garden, and the tree 4 And the serpent said unto the woman, rf knowledge of good and evil.
Ye sliall nol surely die : 10! And a river went out of Eden to wa. 5 For God doth' kuow, that in the day ye rer the garden; and from thence it was part-cat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened; od and became into four heads.
ye shall be as gods, knowing good and 11 The name of the first is Pison. that is evil." At which compasseth the whole land of Ha 6 | And when the woman saw that the vilah, where there is gold;
tree was good for food, and that it was plea12 And the gold of at land is good: theresant to ilic eyes, and a tree to be desired 10 Is bdellium and the onyx.stone.
make one wise, she look of the fruit thereof, 13 And the name of the second river is and did cat; and gave also unto her lius Gihon : the same is it that compassetli the band with her, and he did eat. whole land of Ethiopia.
7. And the eyes of them both were opened, 14 And the name of the third river is Hid- and they hnew that they were naked; and tekel: that is it whiclı gofth toward the east they sewed fig-leaves together, and minde » Assyria. And the fourthriveris Euphrates. theinselves aprons.
15 Ti Anci the LORD God look tlie inan, 8 And they heard the voice of the LORD d'd put him into the garden of Eden, to God walking in the garden in the cool of the Jress it, and to keep it.
May: and Adam and his wife hid themselves 10 And the LORD God commanded the from the presence of the LORD God amongst man, saying, of every tree of the garden the trees of the garden. thou mayest freely eat :
99 And the Lord God called unto Adain, 19 But of the tree of the knowledge of and said unto liim, Where art thou? food and evil, thou shall nol eat of it : for 10 And he said, I heard thy voice in the in the day that thou eatest thereof iliou shalt garden, and I was afraid, because I was surely die.
naked ; and I hid myself. 13'! And the Lord God said, Il is not 11 And he said, Who told thee that thou gwl that the man should be alone; I will wast naked ? Ilast thou eaten of the tree, make him an help meet for him.
whereof I coinmanded thiee that thou should 19 And out of ihe ground the Lord God est not eat? formed every beast of the field, and every
12 And the man said, The woman, whom fowl of the air, and brought them unto thou gavest to be with me, she gave me ol Adani, to see what he would call thein : and the tree, and I did cat. wliatsoever Adam called every living crea 13 And ihe LORD God said unto the wolure, that wus the name thereof.
nan, What is this that thou hast dune? And 20 And Adam gave names to all cattle, the woman said, The serpent beguiled me, and to the fowl of the air, and to every beast and I did eat. of the field : but for Adain there was not 14 1 And the Lord God said unto the ser found an help meet for liim.
pent, Because thou hast done this, thou art 21 1 Aud de Lord God caused a deep cursed above all cattie, and above every sleep to fall upon Adam, and lie slept: and beast of the field: upoa thy belly shalt thou he took one of his ri!ıs, and closed up the go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy Hes! instead thereof.
15 And I will put enmity between thee 9 And the Lord said unto Cain, Il'hera and the woman, and between thy seed and is Abel thy brother? And he said, I know ner seed: it shall bruise thy nead, and thout: Am I my brother's keeper? shalı bruise his heel.
10 And lie said, "That hast thou done the 16 ! Unto the woman he said, I will greatly voice of thy brother's blood crieth unto me multiply thy sorrow and thy conception: in from the ground: sorrow thou shall bring forth children; and 11 And now art thou cursed from the earth, thy desire shall be to thy husband, and he wlich dath opened her mouth to receive thy shall rule over thee.
brother's blood from thy hand. 17 And unto Adaid he said, Because thinu 12 When tion tillesi the ground, it snal! hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, not henceforth yield unto thee ber strength: and last -alen of the tree, of which i com- a fugitive und a vagubond shalt timu be in manded thre, saying, Thou shalt nut eat or tie earth. ii: cursed is the ground for thy sake: in 13 And Cain said unto the LURD, My pu. sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy nishment is greater than I can bear. iile.
14 Behold, thou hast driven me oul this !! Thorns also and thistles shall it bring day from the face of the earth; and fro:11 forth to tice; and thou shait eat the herb of ty face shall I he hid; and I slul: be a fi the field :
gitive and a vagabond in the eartu : and it 19 In the sweat of thy face shalt thou ent shall come to pass, that every one that finde bread, till thicu return unto the ground; for eth me siia!! slay me. out of it wast thou taken: for dust thou art, 15 And the Lord said unto him, There. and unto dnst shalt thou return.
fore whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance shall 20 And Adam called his wife's name Eve; be taken on liim seven-fold. And the LORD because she was the mother of all living. set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding liiin
21 1 Unto Adam also, and to liis wife, should kill hiin. did the Lord God make coats of skins, and 16 And Cain went oui from the presence clothed them.
of the Lord, and dwelt in the land of Nod, 22 1. And the Lord God said. Beluld, the on the east of Eden. man is become as one of us, to know good 17 ! And Cain knew his wife; and she and evil: and now, lest be put forth his land, conceived, and bare Enoch: and be buildej and take also of the cree of life, and eat, and a city, and called the name of the cily, after live for ever;
the naine of his son, Eroch. 23 Therefore the Lord God sent him forth 18 And unto Enoch was born Irad: ana from the garden of Eden, to till the ground trad begat Melujoel: and Menujael begat from whence lie was taken.
Methusael: and stethusael Vegai Lamech. 24 So he drove out the man: and he placed 19 # And Lamechi took uuto liin two at the east of the garden of Eden Cherubims, wives: the naine of the one was Idah, and and a faining sword which turned every way, the name of the other Zillalı, lu keep the way of the tree of life.
20 And Adalı bare Jabal: he was the father CHAP. IV.
of such as dwell in tents, and of such as have conceived, and bare Cain, and said, 21 And his brother's name was Jubal: lie I have gotten a man froin the Lori). was the father of all such as handle the barp
2 And she again bare his brother Abel. and organ. And Abe! was a keeper of sheep, but Caia. 22 And Zillalı, she also bare 'Tubal-cain, an was a liller of the ground.
instructor of every artificer in brass and iron : 3 And in process of time it came to pass. and the sister of Tubal-muin vos Naunah. ibat Cain brought of the fruit of tlie ground 23 And Lainech said unto liis wives, Arial an offering unto the Lord.
and Zillah, hear my voice; ye wives of La. 4 And Abel, he also brought of the first-mech, learken unio my speech: for I have Jings of bis Pock, and of the sat thereof. slain a man to my wounding, and a young And the LORD had respect unlo Abel, and to man to myrut: bis offering:
24 Jf Cain shall be avenged seven-fuld, 5 But unto Cain, and to his offering, he truly Lamechi seventy aud seven-fold. had not respect. And Caiu was very wroth, 25 And Adam knew his wife again, and and bis countenance fell.
slie bare a son, and called bis nine Seth: 6 And the LORD said unto Cain, Why art For God, said she, buth appointed me another Lhou wroth ? and why is thy countenance sced instead of Abel, whom Cain slew. fallen?
26 And to Seth, to hini also there was 7 If tlou doest well, shalt thou not be ac- born a son; and he called his name Enos; cepted ? and if thou doest not well, sin lieth then hegan nien to call upon the naine of at the door. And unto thee shall be his de- ibe LORD. sire, and thou shalt rule over him.
CHAP. V. 8 ! And Cain talked with Abel his bro. Vills is the book of the generations of tber: and it came to pass, when they were
Adam. In the day that God created in the field, that Cain rosé up again.st Abel man, in the likeness of God made he him. tis brother, and clex bim.
2 Male and female created he them; and
blessed them, and called their name Adam, work and soil of our hands, because of th in the day when they were created
ground which the Lord bath cursed. S I And Adam lived an hundred and thirty 30 And Lamechi lived, after lie begat Noah verrs, and begat a son in his own likeness, five hundred ninety and five years, and begat after his image; and called his name Seth. sons and daughters.
4 And the days of Adam, after he had be 31 And a! the days of Lamech were se. gotten Seita, were eiglit l:undred years; and/yen hundred seventy and seven years: and he begal sons and daughters.
be died. 5 And all the days that Adam lived were 32 | And Noah was five hundred years nine hundred and thirty years: and he old : and Nualı begat Shem, Ham, and died
Japlieth. 6 9 And Seth lived an buadred and five
CHAP. VÌ. yenrs, and begat Enou.
And Seth lived, after he begat Enos, cigle ANO mie cone to pass, when men began hundred and seven years, and begat sous and daughters were born unto them, daughters.
2 That the sons of God saw the daughters & And all the days of Seth were nine hun- of men that they were fair; and they took dred and twelve years : and he died. them wives of all which they chose.
99 And Enos lived ninety years, and begat 3 And the Lord said, My Spirit shall no Cainan.
always strive with man, for that he also is 10 And Enos ived, after he begat Cainan, fesliyet liis days shall be an hundred and eiglie hundred and fifteen years, and begaliwenty years. Bons and daughters.
4 There were giants in the earth in those 11 And all the days of Enos were nine days; and also after ti..t, when the sons of hundred and five years: and lie died. God came in unto the daughters of men,
12 1 And Cainan lived seventy years, and and they bare children to them, the same hegut Mahalaleel.
became mighty men which were of old, men 13 And Cainau lived, after lie begat Mala suf renown. Laleel, eight hundred and forty years, and 5 | And Gon saw that the wickedness of hoyat sons and daugliters.
man was great in the earth, and that every 14 And all the duys of Cainan were nine imagination of the thouglies of his heart was hundred and ten years: and he died. only evil continually.
15 And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five 6 And it repented the LORD that he had vears, and begat Jared.
made man on ile earth, and it grieved liim 16 And Nahalaleel lived, after he begat at his heart. Jared, oiglie hund:ed and thiny years, and 7 And the Lord said, I will destroy man, segui sont and daughters.
whom I have created. from the face of the 17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were eartlı; both men and beast, and the creeping Right hundred rinety and five years: and thing, and the fowls of the air: for it rehe died.
penteth me that I have made them. 18 I And Jared lived an hundred sixty and 8 But Noah found grace in the eyes of the two years, and he begat Enoch.
LORD. 19 And Jared lived, after he begat Enoch, 9 | These are the generations of Noah eight hundred years, and begai sons and Noah wns a just man, and perfect in his daughters.
generations, and Noah walked with God. 20 And all the days of Jared were nine 10 And Noah begat three sons, Shem, hundred sixty and two years: and he died. Ham, and Japheth.
21 And Enoch lived sixty and five years, 11 The carth also was corrupt before God and begat Methriselah.
and the earth was filled with violence. 22 And Enoch walked with God, after he 12 And God looked upon the earth, and begat Methuselah, three hundred years, and belold, it was corrupt; for all Nesh bad corbegat sous and daughters.
rupted his way upon the earth. 23 And il the days of Enoch were three 13 And God said unto Noah, The end of indred sixty and five years.
all flesh is come before me; for the earth 24 And noch walked with God, and is filled with violence through them: and, tras net; for God took him.
behold, I will destroy them with the earth. 23 | And Methuselah lived an hundred 14 1 Make thee an ark of gopher-wood: eighty and seven years, and begat Lumech.rooms shalt thou nake in the ark, and slak
20 And Methuselah lived, after he begat pitch it within and without with pitch. Lamech, seven hindred eighty and two 15 And this is the fashion which thou shalt years, and begat sons and daughters. make it of: The length of the ark shall be
07 And all the days of Meihuselah were three hundred cubits, the breadth of it fifty nine hundred sixiy and nine years: and be cubils, and the heiglii of it thirty cubits. died.
16 A window shalt thou make to the ark, 28 T And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; and and iwo years, and begat a son;
the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side 29 And he called his name Noah, saying, thereof: with lower, second, and third storics