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CONTENTS OF VOL. I.
GENESIS i. 1.
In the beginning God created the heavens and
The Divine institution of the Sabbath.
GENESIS ii. 3.
And God blessed the seventh day and sanctified
it, because that in it he had rested from all his
work, which God created and made.
The fall of Man.
GENESIS iii. 24.
So he drove out the man; and he placed at the
east of the garden of Eden cherubims, and a
Aaming sword which turned every way, to keep
way of the tree of life.
Cain and Abel.
GENESIS iv. 8.
And Cain talked with Abel his brother : and it
came to pass, when they were in the field, that
Cain rose up against Abel his brother, and
GENESIS v. 24.
And Enoch walked with God: and he was not;
for God took him.
GENESIS vii. 23.
And every living substance was destroyed which
was upon the face of the ground, both man
and cattle, and the creeping things, and the
fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed
from the earth: and Noah only remained alive,
and they that were with him in the Ark.
GENESIS ix. 13.
I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for
a token of a covenant between me and the
The Tower of Babel.
GENESIS xi. 9.
Therefore the name of it is called Babel; because
the Lord did there confound the language of
all the earth: and from thence did the Lord
scatter them abroad upon the face of all the
The Call of Abraham.
GENESIS xii. 1-3.
Now the Lord had said unto Abraham, Get thee
out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and
from thy father's house, unto a land that I will
shew thee: and I will make of thee a great
nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy
name great; and thou shalt be a blessing : and
I will bless them that bless thee, and curse
him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all
the families of the earth be blessed.
The Character of Abraham.
GENESIS xii. 7.
And the Lord appeared unto Abraham, and said,
Unto thy seed will I give this land: and there
builded he an altar unto the Lord, who ap-
peared unto him.
Sodom and Gomorrah.
GENESIS xix. 24, 25.
Then the Lord rained upon Sodom and upon Go-
morrah, brimstone and fire from the Lord out
of heaven; and he overthrew those cities, and
all the plain, and all the inhabitants of the
cities, and that which grew upon the ground. . 183
Hagar and Ishmael.
GENESIS xxi. 9, 10. .
And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian,
which she had born unto Abraham, mocking.
Wherefore she said unto Abraham, cast out
this bondwoman and her son : for the son of
this bondwoman shall not be heir with my son,
even with Isaac.
The Offering up of Isaac.
GENESIS xxii. 2.
And he said, take now thy son, thine only son
Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the
land of Moriah ; and offer him there for a
burnt offering upon one of the mountains,
which I will tell thee of.