The history and literature of the Israelites: according to the Old Testament and the Apocrypha (Google eBook)

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Longmans, Green, 1871 - History
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Contents

H HISTORY OF THE HEBREW PATRIARCHS 7 The Wanderings of Abram and Lot
24
The Invasion of the Eastern Kings
28
Gods Covenant with Abraham and the Birth of Ishmael
31
The Destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah
37
Birth of Isaac and Expulsion of Hagar
42
Intended Sacrifice of Isaac
44
Death and Burial of Sarah
47
Rebekah
48
Death of Abraham Birth and Youth of Esau and Jacob
52
Isaac in Gerar
54
The Blessing of Isaac
57
Jacobs Journey to Mesopotamia
63
Jacobs Sojourn with Laban his Marriage and Children
65
Jacobs Flight and his Treaty with Laban
68
Jacob and Esau
72
Jacob in Shechem Bethel and Hebron
77
The History of Joseph
79
Settlement of Jacobs Family in Egypt
102
Joseph acquires for the King the whole Soil of Egypt 105 26 Manasseh and Ephraim
107
Jacobs last Address to his Children
109
Death and Burial of Jacob Death of Joseph
112
THE HISTORY OF MOSES 29 Oppression of the Hebrews in Egypt
115
Birth and early Life of Moses
117
The Mission of Moses to Pharaoh
120
The Ten Egyptian Plagues
127
Institution of the Passover Departure of the Hebrews from Egypt
136
Pharaohs Pursuit and Destruction
139
The Song of Moses and the Hebrews at the Red Sea
142
March of the Hebrews to Marah and Elim the Manna and Quails
144
Victory over the Amalekites
148
Jethro
150
The Revelation on Mount Sinai
152
The Book of the Covenant
158
The Tabernacle
176
The Garments of the Priests
181
The Golden Calf
187
Renewal of the Covenant
190
Erection of the Tabernacle
193
The Hebrew Sacrifices and Offerings
195
The Priests and Levites
208
Various Levitical Laws
215
Death of Nadab and Abihu
219
Wanderings in the Desert
220
Sufferings in the Desert
222
Discontent of Aaron and Miriam
223
Scouts sent to Canaan
224
Murmuring of the People and their Punishment
226
Rebellion of Korah and his Followers
228
The Blooming Rod of Aaron
231
Water from the Rock
232
Wanderings continued
233
New Census and Allotment of the EastJordanic Land
244
THE TIME OF JOSHUA
255
Capture and Destruction of Jericho 255 64 Capture of Ai and Stratagem of the Gibeonites 200
263
Death of Joshua
272
Othniel Ehud Shamgar
280
Gideon
289
Abimelech
297
Ibzan Elon Abdon Samson
303
The Story of Ruth
310
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THE LIFE AND TIMES OF SAMUEL
318
Samuel the Judge
327
THE REIGN OF SAUL 10951055
336
VHI THE LIFE AND TIMES OF DAVID
347
David persecuted by Saul
354
The Ark brought to Jerusalem
382
4 Davids Victories
385
Davids Sin
388
Amnon Absalom
392
Famine and Expiation
404
Davids last Deeds and Death
405
THE HISTORY OF KING SOLOMON 1015975
413
Solomons Wisdom and Power
415
The Building of the Temple
419
Dedication of the Temple
422
Solomons Decline and Death
428
The Division of the Empire
434
THE EMPIRE OF ISRAEL OR EPHRAIM 975722 105 Jeroboam 975954
439
Nadab 954953
443
Elah and Zimri 930928
444
Omri 928918
445
The Prophet Elijah
446
Elijah and the Priests of Baal
448
Flight of Elijah Elisha appointed as his Successor
452
War of Ahab with Benhadad
454
Murder of Naboth
456
Death of Ahab
458
Ahaziah 897895
460
Elijahs Disappearance and the first Miracles of Elisha
461
Jehoram King of Israel 895884
464
Elisha
465
Wars of Jehoram and Elishas Help
472
Jehu made King over Israel
476
Jehu 884356
479
Jehoahaz 856840
481
Jeroboam II 825784
483
Interregnum Zachariah Shallum Menahem Pekahiah 784759
486
Pekah 759739
487
Hoshea 739722
488
THE KINGDOM OF JUDAH 975588
491
Abijah 958955
492
Asa 955914
493
Jehoshaphat 914891
494
Joram 891884
496
Ahaziah and Interregnum 884877
497
Joash 877838
500
Amaziah 838811
502
Uzziah or Azariah 811759
503
Jotham 759743
505
Ahaz 743728
506
Hezekiah 728699
508
Manasseh 699644
515
Amon 644642
516
Josiah 642611
517
Jehoahaz or Shallum 611
522
Joiakim 611599
523
Jehoiachin 599
525
THE JEWS UNDER BABYLONIAN RULE 588538 149 Gedaliah 588660
528
Emigration to Egypt
530
The Jews in Babylon
532
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538
The History of Esther
544
Ezra the Scribe 458
552
Nehemiah 444
566
THE JEWS UNDER MACEDONIAN EGYPTIAN
574
The Hostilities of Antiochus Epiphanes 176167
581
Mattathias 167
587
THE JEWS UNDER THE ASMONEANS
593
Jonathan 161143
602
Simon 143136
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Page 534 - BY THE rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof: for there they that carried us away captive required of us a song ; And they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, " Sing us one of the songs of Zion.
Page 391 - While the child was yet alive, I fasted and wept: for I said, Who can tell whether God will be gracious to me, that the child may live? But now he is dead, wherefore should I fast? can I bring him back again? I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me.
Page 462 - And it came to pass, as they still went on and talked, that, behold, there appeared a chariot of fire, and horses of fire, and parted them both asunder; and Elijah went up by a whirlwind into heaven.
Page 400 - And the king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom!
Page 45 - And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took two of his young men with him, and Isaac his son, and clave the wood for the burnt offering, and rose up, and went unto the place of which God had told him.
Page 104 - And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are an hundred and thirty years: few and evil have the days of the years of my life been, and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.
Page 103 - And he said, I am God, the God of thy father: fear not to go down into Egypt; for I will there make of thee a great nation. I will go down with thee into Egypt; and I will also surely bring thee up again: and Joseph shall put his hand upon thine eyes.
Page 73 - Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau : for I fear him, lest he will come and smite me, and the mother with the children. And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.
Page 390 - Thus saith the Lord, Behold, I will raise up evil against thee out of thine own house, and I will take thy wives before thine eyes, and give them unto thy neighbour, and he shall lie with thy wives in the sight of this sun.
Page 191 - And he said, Behold, I make a covenant: before all thy people I will do marvels, such as have not been done in all the earth, nor in any nation: and all the people among which thou art shall see the work of the Lord: for it is a terrible thing that I will do with thee.

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