The sacred history of the Old Testament, abridged, in the language of the Bible, by R. Barnes (Google eBook)

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Ralph Barnes
1821
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Contents

The Promise to A braham
9
Isaac and Rebekah
10
Death of Abraham and Promise to Isaac
11
Esau and Jacob 44
12
Jacobs Dream Jacob called Israel
13
Joseph sold into Egypt
15
Joseph in Egypt 46
16
Josephs Brethren come into Egypt
17
Josephs Brethren return to Jacob
19
Benjamin goes down to Egypt
20
Joseph made known to his Brethren
21
Gods Promise to Jacob and his Blessing
22
21The Book of Exodus Birth of Moses
25
God appears to Moses
26
Chip Page 23 Moses and Aaron speak unto Pharaoh
28
The Plagues of Egypt
29
The Passover
31
The Egyptians in the Red Sea
32
The wandering in the Wilderness
34
God gives the TehCommandWnts to Moses
35
Gods command to observe the Sabbath
37
The People rebel against Moses
38
Moses in the Mounts
39
The Book of Leviticus
40
The Book of Numbers The Twelve Tribes
41
Spies sent into CanaanCaleb and Joshua
42
The Rebellion of Kor ahThe Rock at Merrba
44
The King of Edom Aarons death
45
Balak and Balaam i
46
The numbering of the People
48
The Book of Deuteronomy
50
The same continued
52
The last Words and Death of Moses
54
The Boqk of Joshua
56
The taking of Jericho
58
Ai and Achan
60
The Israelites rest in Canaan Death of Joshua
63
The Book of Judges Jael and Sisera
64
Gideon and the Fleece
66
Jothams Fable of the Trees
68
0 itSa ms on fi osi 51 The Book of Ruth
71
The Prophet Samuel
73
Samuel anoints Saul to be King
75
54Saul King of Israel V
77
David anointed King 1
79
David aud Goliah i Jr
81
Chap Pas 57 David and Jonathan
83
Saul persecutes David and is reconciled
86
Samuels DeathNabal and Abigail
88
David spares the Life of Saul
90
The Death of Saul
91
Solomons greatness
108
Solomon forgets God and dies
110
The Separation of the Ten Tribes
111
Jeroboams wickedness
112
Succession of the Kings of judah and Israel
114
Elijah the Prophet
115
The Prophets of Baal
116
The Prophet Elisha
118
The Battles with the Syrians
119
The wicked Jezebel
122
The Death of Ahab k
123
Elijah taken up into Heaven
125
Elisha
126
Naaman t 4
128
Elishas Miracles
131
Jehu
133
Further History of Judah and Israel
135
The Death of Elisha
136
Continuation of the History
137
The end of the Kingdom of Israel
139
History of Judah after the Captivity
140
Chap Page 01 JOeqth of Hezekiah
143
The good King Josiah
145
Death of Josiah
147
The beginning of the Captivity
148
The completion of the Captivity
150
The Prophets Isaiah on the Captivity
155
Isaiah on the Coming of the Messiah
156
Isaiah on the Destruction of Babylon
158
The Prophet Jonak
160
The Prophet Joel
162
The Prophet Amos
163
The Prophet Hosea
164
The Prophet Micah
165
The Prophet Jeremiah
166
Of the Restoration from Captivity
170
Jeremiah onthe Destruction of Babylon
171
The Book of the Prophet Ezekiel
174
The Prophet Daniel 17 5
175
Daniel interpreteth Nebuchadnezzars Dream
176
Shadrach Meshach and Abednego
180
Nebuchadnezzar and Belshazzar
181
Daniel jn the Deo of Lions
183
Daniels Visions
185
The Book of Ezra u a 9f 116 The rebuilding of the Temple
189
Nehemuih 102
190
The Decree of Ahasuerus against thftifewsi 1
198
rlaman and Mprdecai wi 260
203
The Prophets Haggai aud Zechariah
204
The Prophet Malachi i
205

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Page 101 - DAVID the son of Jesse said, And the man who was raised up on high, The anointed of the God of Jacob, And the sweet psalmist of Israel, said, The Spirit of the Lord spake by me, And his word was in my tongue.
Page 38 - And when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down out of the mount, the people gathered themselves together unto Aaron, and said unto him, Up, make us gods, which shall go before us ; for as for this Moses, the man that brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we wot not what is become of him.
Page 106 - And he spake of trees, from the cedar tree that is in Lebanon even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall: he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fishes.
Page 198 - And Haman said unto king Ahasuerus, There is a certain people scattered abroad and dispersed among the people in all the provinces of thy kingdom; and their laws are diverse from all people; neither keep they the king's laws: therefore it is not for the king's profit to suffer them.
Page 156 - Hear, O heavens, and give ear, O earth : for the Lord hath spoken : " I have nourished and brought up children, and they have rebelled against Me. The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master's crib : but Israel doth not know, My people doth not consider.
Page 167 - But the Lord said unto me; Say not, I am a child, for thou shalt go to all that I shall send thee, and whatsoever I command thee thou shalt speak.
Page 159 - Thus saith the LORD to His anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have holden, to subdue nations before him ; and I will loose the loins of kings, to open before him the two-leaved gates ; and the gates shall not be shut...
Page 115 - As the Lord thy God liveth, I have not a cake, but an handful of meal in a barrel, and a little oil in a cruse : and, behold, I am gathering two sticks, that I may go in and dress it for me and my son, that we may eat it and die.
Page 180 - He answered and said, Lo, I see four men loose, walking in the midst of the fire, and they have no hurt; and the form of the fourth is like the Son of God.
Page 188 - Thus saith Cyrus king of Persia, The Lord God of heaven hath given me all the kingdoms of the earth; and he hath charged me to build him an house at Jerusalem, which is in Judah. Who is there among you of all his people ? his God be with him, and let him go up...

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