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A truly fun book for young and old alike. My 8 year old son enjoys these stories very much. We're listening to the audio version which is free at http://librivox.org/
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Hurlbut's Story of the Bible Told for Young and Old ...: One Hundred and ...
Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
No preview available - 2015
Aaron Abraham Abram Absalom Ahab altar angel army Balaam Balak battle blessing bring brother brought called camp chariot command daughters David dead desert dream earth Edom Egypt Elijah Elisha enemies Esau father flocks gave Gideon give God's Hagar heard Hebron Holy idols Isaac Israelites Jacob Jehoshaphat Jericho Jeroboam Jerusalem Joab Jonathan Joseph Joshua Judah killed king of Israel kingdom knew Laban land of Canaan land of Egypt land of Israel lived looked Lord Midianites Moab Moses Mount mountain offering Pharaoh Philistines prayed priests promise prophet Rebekah Rehoboam river Jordan Samson Samuel Saul Saul's sent servant Shechem sheep slain Sodom Solomon sons spoke stayed stone stood Story sword Tabernacle tell Temple tent thou told took tribe of Ephraim tribe of Judah tribes walked wicked wife wilderness woman word worship young
Page 732 - And he arose, and came to his father. But when he was yet a great way off, his father saw him, and had compassion, and ran, and fell on his neck, and kissed him. And the son said unto him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and in thy sight, and am no more worthy to be called thy son.
Page 190 - Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's house, thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's wife, nor his man-servant, nor his maid-servant, nor his ox, nor his ass, nor any thing that is thy neighbor's.
Page 514 - And Elisha prayed, and said, LORD, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.
Page 84 - And he was afraid, and said, How dreadful is this place ! this is none other but the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.
Page 333 - God forbid that I should sin against the LORD in ceasing to pray for you : but I will teach you the good and the right way : Only fear the LORD, and serve him in truth with all your heart : for consider how great things he hath done for you. But if ye shall still do wickedly, ye shall be consumed, both ye and your king.
Page 437 - Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy loving,kindness: according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions. Wash me thoroughly from mine iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin. For I acknowledge my transgressions: and my sin is ever before me. Against thee, thee only, have I sinned, and done this evil in thy sight: that thou mightest be justified when thou speakest, and be clear when thou judgest.