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FOR THE BRITISH AND FOREIGN BIBLE SOCIFTY
And Sold, to Subscribers only, by L. B. Seeley, at the Society's Depository,
The ORDER of the BOOKS of the NEW TESTAMENT, and the Number of CHAPTERS in each Book.
St. Matthew. . . . . . . . ......Chapters 28
To the Ephesians................ 6 To the Philippians............... 4 To the Colossians. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 1st to the Thessalonians. . . . . . . . ... 5 £d to the Thessalonians. . . . . . . . . . . 3
St. Paul's Epistles: 1st to Timothy. . . . . . . . . . . Chupters 6 2d to Timothy....... - - - - - - - - - - - - 4 To Titus... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... 3 To Philemon................. . . . 1 . To the Hebrews........... - - - - - - 13 Epistle of St. James ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 1st Epistle of St. Peter . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 2d Epistle of St. Peter ............. 3 1st Epistle of St. John........ . . . . . . 5 2d Epistle of St. John............... 1.
3d Epistle of St. John ............... 1 Epistle of St. Jude. . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... 1 - Revelation of St. John. . . . . . . . • * * * * * 28
The genealogy of Christ. To book of the generation of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. 2[Abraham begatisaac; and Isaac begat.Jacob; and Jacobbe
gat Judas and his brethren; 3 And Judas begat Phares and Zara of Thamar; and
Phares begat Esrom; and Esrom begat Aram; // 4.And Arambegat Amimadab;
and Aminadab begat Naasson; and Naasson begat Salmon; 5 And Salmon begat Booz of Rachab; and Booz begat Obed * of Ruth; and Obed o Jesse; 6 And Jesse begat David the king; and David the king begat Solomon of her that had been the wife of Urias; 7 And Solomon begat Roboam; and Roboam begatAbia; and Abia begat Asa; 8 And Asa begat Josaphat; and Josaphat begat Joram; and Joram begat Ozias; 9 And Ozias begat Joatham; and Joatham begat Achaz; and
Achaz begat Ezekias,
10And EzekiasbegatManasses; and Manasses begat Amon; and Amon begat Josias;
11 And Josias begat Jechomias and his brethren, about the time they were carried away to Babylon;
12 And after they were
brought to Babylon, Jechonias
| begat Salathiel; and Salathiel
begat Zorobabel; 13 And Zorobabel begat Abiud; and Abiud begat Eliakim; and Eliakim begat Azor; 14 And Azor begat Sadoc; and Sadoc begat Achim; and Achim begat Eliud; 15 And Eliud begat Eleazar; and Eleazar begat Matthan; and Matthan begat Jacob; 16 And Jacob begat Joseph the husband of Mary, of whom was born Jesus, who is called Christ. 17 So all the generations from Abraham to David are fourteen generations; and from David until the carrying away into Babylon are fourteen generations; and from the carrying away into Babylon unto Christ are fourteen generations. . 18 "I Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost. 19Then Joseph.herhusband, being a just man, and not willing to make her a public example, was minded to put her away privily. ... 20 But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife; for / \ / birth of Christ. that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost. 21 And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his
MATThew, Herod's inquiry for him. Bethlehem of Judea: for thus it is writter by the prophet, 6 And thou Bethlehem, in the land of Juda, art not the of
name JESUS: for he shall save
his people from their sins.
22 Now all this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the rophet, saying, Po Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel; which being interpreted, is, God with us. 24 Then Joseph, being raised from sleep, did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took unto him his wife: 25, And knew her not till she had brought forth her firstborn son: and he called his name JESUS.
least among the princes Juda: for out of thee shall come a governor, that shall rule my people Israel. 7. Then Herod, when he had privily called the wise men, inquired of them diligently what time the star appeared. 8 And he sent them to Bethlehem; and said, Go and search diligently for the young child; and when ye have found him, bring meword again, that I may come and worship him also. 9 When they had heard the king, they departed: and, lo, the star, which they saw in the east, went before them, till it came and stood over, where the young child was. 10 When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceeding great joy. 11 And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and
the young child and his mother by night, and departed into Egypt: 15 And was there until the death of Herod, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, saying, Out of Egypt have I called my son. 16 Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth, and sent forth, and slew all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the coasts thereof, from two years old and under, according to the time which he had diligently inquired of the wise men. 17 Then was fulfilled that which was spoken by Jeremy the prophet, saying, 18 In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation, and weeping, and great mourning, Rachel weeping for her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not. 19 But when Herod was
- dead, behold, an angel of the
Lord appeareth in a dream to Joseph in Egypt, 20 Saying, Arise, and take the youngchild and his mother, and go into the land of Israel:
John's preaching. for they are dead which sought the young child's life. 21 And he arose, and took the young child and his mother, and came into the land of Israel. 22 But when he heard that Archelaus did reign in Judea in the room of his father Herod, he was afraid to go thither: notwithstanding, being warned of . God in a dream, he turned aside into the parts of Galilee: 23 And he came and dwelt in a city called Nazareth: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophets, He shall be called a Nazarene. CHAP. III. The preaching of John Baptist. I? those days came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judea, 2 And saying, Repent ye: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand. 3 For this is he that was spoken of by the prophet Esaias, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight. 4 And the same John had his raiment of camel's hair, and a leatheri, girdle about his loins: and his meat was locusts and wild honey. - . 5 Then went out to him Jerusalem, and all Judea, and all the region round about Jordan, 6 And were baptized of him in Jordan, confessing their sins. 7 But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees