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9.888 A Spani,
75 5 7.6 A Land's breadth, 6th 0 3 648| The Bath,
10th Hom. 7415.2 24th A Finger,
0912 The Ilin,
2.5 A Fathon, 4 7 3 552 | The Log,
720th 00 24.3 Ezekiel's Reed, 11 328 The Firkin (Metretes)
07 4.9 The Measuring Line,
80 1415 1 040
Note, 29 solid inches = a
2000 0 7293
400 0 145 4.6
Note, 5 feet=lpace. 1056 paces = 1 mile.
A TABLE OF WEIGHTS AND MONEY.
L. S. D.
116 5.1 5464 5
8.6 1 1 10.3
A Talent of Gold,
0 9 2.6 Golden Daric or Dram, The Maneh,
60 Shek. 2 3 10.3 A Talent,
3000 113 10 1 10.3
Picce of Silv. (Drachm) MONEY.
L. S. D. Trib. Mon. (Didrachm) 2 Drach. A Shekel, 02 3.3 Piece of Silv. (Stater)
4 The Bekah, half Shek. 0 1 1.7 Pound (Mina)
100 The Zuza,
0 0 6.8 Penny (Denarius) The Gerah,
0 0 1.4 Farthing (Assarium) 20th Den. Maneh or Mina,
50 5 13 10 Farthing (Quadrans) 40th A Talent, 3000 341 10 4.3 Mite,
80th Note.-Silver is here reckoned at 5s. sterling. Gold at 41. per oz.
3 1.5 0.8 0.4
A TABLE OF TIME. 1 Nisan, or March
November 5 Ab
December 2 Ijar, or Zif
January May 3 Sivan 7 Tisri, or
February 4 Thamuz
8 Marchesvan, October
12 Adar July.
March or Bul
13 Veadar, intercalary.
The day, reckoning The 1st watch, from sunset to the 3d Ist day of the week, Sunday. from sunrise, and hour of the night. 2d day,
Monday. the night from sun- The 2d, or middle watch, from the 34 3d day,
Tucsday, set, were each di- hour to the 6th. 4th day,
vided into 12 equal The 3d watch, or cock-crowing, from 5th day,
parts, called, The the 6th to the 9th. oth day,
1st, 2d, 30, 4th, &c. The 4th, or morning watch, from the 7th, or Sabbath, Saturday.
9th hour to sunrise.
| The Gospel according to Saint MATTHEW. CHAP. I.
22 Now all this was done, that it might be I The genealogy of Christ from Abraham to Jo- fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the
seph. 18 He was conceived by the Holy Ghost, prophet, saying, and born of the Virgin Mary when she was 23 Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and espoused to Joseph. 19 The angel satisfieth the shall bring forth a son, and they shall call misdeeming thoughts of Joseph, and inter- his name Emmanuel, which being interpretpreteth the names of Christ.
ed is, God with us. NHE book of the generation of Jesus 24 Then Joseph, being raised from sleep,
Christ, the son of David, the son of did as the angel of the Lord had bidden liim, Abraham.
and took unto him his wife : 2 Abraham begat Isaac; and Isaac begat 25 And knew her not till she had brought Jacob; and Jacob begat Judas and his bre-forth her first-born son: and he called his thren;
name JESUS. 3 And Judas begat Phares and Zara of
CHAP. II. Thamar; and Phares begat Esrom; and Es- 11 The wise men out of the east are directed to rom begat Aram;
Christ by a star. 11 They worship him, and of4 And Aram begat Aminadab; and Amina- fer their presents. 14 Joseph fleeth into Egypt, dab begat Naasson; and Naasson begat Sal- with Jesus and his mother. 10 Herod slayeth mon;
the children : 20 himself dieth. 23 Christ is 5 And Salmon begat Booz of Rachal); and brought back again into Galilee to Nazareth. Booz begat Obed of Ruth; and Obed begaty NoF'Judea in the days of Herod the king,
TOW when Jesus was born in Bethlehem 6 And Jesse begat David the king; and Daf behold, there came wise men from the east to vid the king begat Solomon of her that had Jerusalem, been the wife of Urias;
2 Saying, Where is lie that is born King of 7 And Solomon begat Roboam; and Rothe Jews ? for we have seen his star in the boam begat Abia; and Abia begat Asa; Least, and are come to worship him.
8 And Asa begat Josaphat; and Josaphat 3 When Herod the king had heard these begat Joram; and Joram begat Ozias; things, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem
9 And Ozias begat Joatham; and Joatham with him. begat Achaz; and Achaz begat Ezekias; 4 And when he liad gathered all the chief
10 And Ezekias begat Manasses; and Ma- priests and scribes of the people together, he passes begat Amon; and Amon begat Josias; demanded of them where Christ should be
11 And Josias begat Jechonias and his bre-born. thren, about the time they were carried away 5 And they said unto him, In Bethlehem of to Babylon :
Judea : for ihus it is written by the prophet, 12 And after they were brought to Babylon, 6 And thou Bethlehem, in the land of' Juda, Jechonias begat Salathiel; and Salathiel be. art not the least among the princes of Juda : gat Zorobabel;
for out of thee shall come a Governor, that 13 And Zorobabel begat Abiud; and Abiud shall rule my people Israel. begat Eliakim; and Eliakiin begat Azor; 7 Then Herod, when he had privily called
14 And Azor begat Sadoc; and Sadoc be- the wise men, inquired of them diligently gat Achim; and Achiin begat Eliud; what time the star appeared. 15 And Eliud begat Eleazar; and 'Eleazar 8 And he sent them to Bethlehem, and said, begat Matthian; and Matthan begat Jacob; Go, and search diligently for the young child;
16 And Jacob begat Joseph the husband of and when ye have found him, bring me word Mary, of whom was born Jesus, who is call. again, that I may come and worship him also. ed Christ.
3 When they had heard the king, they de17 So all the generations from Abraham to parted; and lo, the star, which they saw in David are fourteen generations; and from the east, went before them, till it came and David until the carrying away into Babylon stood over where the young child was. are fourteen generations; and from the car- 10 When they saw the star, they rejoiced rying away into Babylon unto Christ are four- with exceeding great joy. teen generations.
11 | And when they were come into the 18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on house, they saw the young child with Mary this wise: When as his mother Mary was es- his mother, and fell down, and worshippeit poused to Joseph, before they camie together, him: and when they had opened their treashe was found with child of the Holy Ghost. sures, they presented unto him gifts; golu,
19 Then Joseph her husband, being a just and frånkincense, and myrrh.) man, and not willing to make her a public ex- 12 And being warned of God in a dream ample, was minded to put her away privily. that they should not return to Herod, they
20 But while he thought on these things, departed into their own country another way, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to 13 And when they were departed, behold, him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of the angel of the Lord appeareth to Joseph in David, fear not to take mto thee Mary thy a dream, saying, Arise, and take the young wise: for that which is conceived in her is of child and his mother, and flee into Egypt, and the Holy Ghost.
be thou there until I bring thee word: for 21 And she shall bring forth a son, and thou Herod will seek the young child to destroy shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save him. nis people from their sins.
14 When he arose, he took the young child