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vide the Day from the Night: and Night unto Night sheweth Know and let them be for Signs and ledge.

3 There is no Speech nor Lanfor Seasons, and for Days and guage, where their voice is not heard. Years.

4 Their Line is gone out through

. all the Earth, and their Words to 15 And let them be for

for the End of the World: In them hath Lights in the Firmament of he fet a Tabernacle for the Sun, the Heaven, to give Light . s Which is as a Bridegroom com

ing out of his Chamber, and rejoyupon the Lail: and I was ceth as a strong Man to run a Race upon the Earth : and it was fo.

6 His going forth is from the End 16 And God made two of the Heaven, and his Circuit unto

the Ends of it: and there is nothing great Lights ; the greater hid from the Heat thereof. Light to rule the Day, and Job xxxviii. 4 Where waft thou the lefser Light to rule the when I laid the Foundation of the

Earth? declare if thou haft UnderNight : he made the Stars standing.

s Who hath laid the Measures 17 And God set them in

thereof, if thou knoweft : or who

hath stretched the Line upon it? the Firmament of the Hea- 6 Whereupon are the Foundations ven, to give Light upon the thereof faftred ? or who hath laid Earth.

the corner Stone thereut?

7. When the Morning stars rang 18 And to rule over the together, and all the Sons of God Day and over the Night, and shouted for Joy , tu divide the Light from the

& Or who thut up the Sea with

Doors, when it brake fouth as if it Darkness : and God saw that had ilued out of the Womb : it was good.

9 When I made the Cloud the 19 And the Evening and nels a Swadling band for it,

Garment thereof, and thick Darkthe Morning were the fourth 10 And brake up for it my de reed

Place, and ler Bars and Doors,

I And said, Hitherto Malt thou come but no further : and here shall thy proud Waves be ftayed.

12 Haft thou commanded the Morning since thy Days ? and caused the Day-spring to know his Place ?

iz That it might take hold of the Ends of the Earth, that the Wicked might be shaken out of it.

Jer. xxxi. 35 Thus faith the LORD, which giveth the Sun for a Light by Day, and the Ordinance of the Moon and of the Stars for a Light by Night, which divideth the Sea when the Waters thereof roar, Tas LORD OF Hosts is his NAME.

Psal. civ. 19 He appointech the Moon for Seasons ; the Sun knowcth his going down.

20° Thou makest Darkness, and it is Night : wherein all the Beasts of the Forest do creep forth.


20 g And God said, Let & pfal.civ 25 So is this great and the Waters bring forth 2 wide Sea, wherein are Things creepbundantly the moving Crea- Beasts.

ing innumerable, both small and great ture that hath Life, and Fowl. 26 There go the ships ; there is that may Ay above the forth that Leviathan whom thou hast made that may fly above the Earth

to play therein.


in the open Firmament of 27 These wait all apon thee: that

thou mayst give them their Meat in Heaven.

due Season. 21 And God created great 28 That thou giveft them, they Whales, and every living gather : thou openest thine Hand, Creature that moveth, which they are filled with Good.

! 29 Thou hidest thy Face, they are the Waters brought forth a- troubled : thou takeft away their bundantly after their kind, Breath, they die, and return to their

Duft. and every winged Fowl after

30 Thou sendeft forth thy SPIRIT, his kind : and God saw that they are created : and thou renewest it was good.

the Face of the Earth.

Luke xii. 24 Consider the Ravens, 22 And God blelied them, for they neither fow nor reap, which saying, Be fruitful and mul- neither have Store-house nor Barn, tiply. and fill the Waters in yet God feederh them: How much

more are ye better than the Fowls? the Seas, and let Fowl mul

Psal. I. io For every Beast of the tiply in the Earth.

Forest is mine, and the Cattle upon 23. And the Evening and a thousand Hills.

II I know all the Fowls of the the Morning were the fifth Mountains : and the wild Beasts of

the Field are mine. 24 And God said, Let the Earth bring forth the living Creature after his kind, Cattle and creeping Things, and Beaft of the Earth after his kind : and it was so.

25 And God made the Beast of the Earth after his kind, and Cattle after their kind, and every Thing that creepeth upon the Earth after his kind : And God saw that it was good.

26 h And God said, Let us Psal. viii. 4 What is Man that make Man in our own Image. thou art mindful of him ? and the

Son of Man that thou vifteft him? after our Likeness; and let S For thou haft made him a little them have Dominion over the lower than the Angels, and haft Fish of the Sea, and over the

of the Sen and over the crowned him with Glory and HoFowl of the Air, and over 6 Thou madeft him to have Dothe Catile, and over all the minion over the works of thy Hands : Earth, and over every creep

thou hast put all things under his

Feer. ing Thing that creepeth upon 7 All Sheep and Oxen, yea, and the Earth.

the Beasts of ihe Field. 27 So God created Man in

§ The Fowl of the air, and the

Fish of the Sea, and whatsoever palhis own Image, in the Image leth through the paths of the Seas. of God created he him; Male.90 LORD OUR LORD, how exceland Female created he them."

lent is thy Name in all the Earth?

Psal. civ. 10 He sendeth the Springs 28 And God blefled them, into the Valleys, which run among and God said unto them, Be the Hills. fruitful and multiply, and of the Field: the wild Alles quench

11 They give Drink to every Beast replenish the Earth, and sub- their Thirft.


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due it; and have Dominion 12 By them shall the Fowls of the over the Fish of the Sea, and Heaven have their Habitation, which

fing among the Branches. over the Fowl of the Air, is He waterech the Hills from his and over every living Thing Chambers : the Earth is satisfied that movethunon the forth that moveth upon the Earth.

with the Fruit of thy Works.

14 He caureth the Grass to grow 29 And God said, Behold, for the Cattle, and Herb for the I have given you every Herb Service of Man : that he may bring

h u n forth Food out of the Earth : bearing Seed, which is upon

is And Wine that makech glad the Face of all the Earth, the Heart of Man, and Oyl to make and every Tree, in the which his Face to shine, and Bread which is the Fruit of a Tree, yield-1

w strengtheneth Man's Heart.

21 The young Lions roar afrer ing Seed ; to you it shall be their Prey, and seck their Meat from for Meat.


22 The Sun ariserh, they gatheç 20 And to every Beast of themselves together, and lay them the Earth, and to every Fowl down in their Dens. of the Air, and to every 23 Man goeth forth to his work,

and to his Labour Until the Evening. thing that creepeth upon the **

24 O LORD, how manitold are thy Earth, wherein there is Life, Works! in Wisdom haft thou made I have given every green

them all : the Earth is full of thy

Riches. Herb for Meat : and it was 31 The Glory of the LORD shall so.

endure for ever : the LORD thall re. 31 And God saw every joyce in his Works.

tit, xvii. 24 God that made the thing that he had made, and World, and all things therein, fee. behold, it was very good: ing that he is LORD OF HEAVEN AND and the Evening and the

the EARTH, dwelleth not in Temples

me made with Hands : Morning were the sixth Day. 25 Neither is worshipped with Mens

Hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing he giveth to all Life, and Breath, and all things. '26 And hath made of one Blood, all Nations of Men, tor to dwell on all the Face of the Earth, and hath determined the Times before appointed, and the Bounds of their Habitation :

27 That they should seek the LORD, if haply they might feel after him, and find him, though he be not far from every one of us :

28 For in him we Liye, and move, and have our BEING ; as certain also of the Poers have said, For we are also his Offspring

I/ai. xl. 21 Have ye not known? have ye not heard ? hath it not been told you from the Beginning ? have ye not understood from the Foundations of the Earth:

22 It is he that fitreth upon the Circle of the Earth, and the Inhabitants thereof are as Grashoppers ; that stretcheth out the Heavens as a Curtain, and spreadeth them out as a Tent to dwell in.

26 Lift up your Eyes on high, and behold who hach created these Things, that bringeth out their Hoft by Number : he calleth thein all by Names, by the Greatness of his Might, for that he is strong in Power, not one failech.

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CHA P. II. The first Sabbath. 4 The Manner of the Creation. 8 The Planting of the Garden of Eden, 1o and the River thereof. 17 The Tree of Knowledge only forbidden. 19 The naming of the Creatures. 21 The making of Woman, and Inftitution of Marriage.

Ver. 1 THUS the Heavens and the Earth were finished,

1 and all the Host of them. 2 And on the seventh Day God ended his Work which he had made : and he rested on the seventh Day from all his Work which he had made.

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.

4 These are the Generations of the HEAVENS, and of the Earth, when they were created; in the Day that the LORD God made the Earth and the Heavens.

5 And every Plant of the Field, before it was in the Earth, and every Herb of the Field, before it grew : for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the Earth, and there was not a Man to till the Ground.

6 But there went up a Mist from the Earth, and watered the whole Face of the Ground. z i And the LORD God.' Job xxxiii. 4 The Spirit of God

To hath made me, and the Breath of the formed Man of the Dull 0 ALMIGHTY hath given me Life. the Ground, and breathed in Pral. cxxxix. 13 For thou haft to his Nostrils the Breath of pofteled my Reins : thou haft coLife: and Man became a Li

vered me in my Mother's Womb.

14 I will praise thee, for I am VING SOUL.

fearfully and wonderfully made ; 8 And the LORD God marvellous are thy Works, and that

my Soul knoweth right well. planted a Garden East-ward"

Is My Substance was not hid from in Eden ; and there he put thee, when I was made in secret the Man whom he had form- and he had forms and curiously wrought in the lowest

parts of the Earth. ed.

16 Thine Eyes did see my Sub9 And out of the Ground fance yet being unperfeâ, and in

thy Book all my Members were writmade the LORD God to grow ten, which in Continuance were faevery Tree that is pleasant to thioned, when as yet there was none the Sight, and good for Food: of them. the Tree of Life also in the midst of the Garden, and the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil,

15 k And the Lord GOD * Ezek. xxviii. 13 Thou haft been took the Man, and put him"

in Eden the Garden of God.

Is Thou waft perfein thy Ways into the Garden of Eden, to from ıhe Day that thou waft created, dress it and to keep it. till Iniquity was found in thee.

16 And the LORD commanded the Man, saying, Of every Tree of the Garden thou mayst freely eat :

17 But of the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil, thou shalt not eat of it: for in the Day that thou eatest thereof, thou shalt surely die.

18 And the LORD God said, It is not good that the Man should be alone : I will make him an help meet for him.

19 And out of the Ground the LORD God formed every Beast of the Field, and every Fowl of the Air, and brought them unto Adam to see what he would call them: and whatsoever Adam called every living Creature, that was the Name thereof.

20 And Adam gave Names to all the Cattle, and to the Fowls of the Air, and to every Beast of the Field: but for Adam there was not found an Help meet for him.

21 And the LORD God caused a deep Sleep to fall upon Adam, and he fept: and he took one of his Ribs, and closed up the Flesh in stead thereof.

22 | And the Rib, which I Cor. xi. 8 The Man is not of the LORD God had taken from the Woman, but the woman of the Man, made he a Woman, Man...

Neither was the Man creared and brought her to the Man. for the Woman: but the woman for

23 And Adam faid, This the Man is now Bone of my 'Bones in Neither is the Man without the

Woman, neither the woman without and Flesh of my Flesh : The the Man in the LORD. Thall be called Woman, be- 12 For as the Woman is of the

Man, even so is the Man also by the cause she was taken out of

Woman : but all things of God. Man.

Ephef. v. 31. For this Cause (halt 24 Therefore shall a Man a Man leave his Father and Mother,

and shall be joined unto his Wife, leave his Father and his Mo- an

Mo- and they two shall be one Flesh. ther, and shall cleave unto his Wife: and they shall be one Flesh.

25 And they were both naked, the Man and his wife, and were not ashamed.


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