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God's judgment on the wicked. CHAP. IV. Elijah's coming and office. for they shall be ashes under the soles of 5.1 Behold, I will send you Elijah the your feet in the day that I shall do this, prophet before the coming of the great and saith the LORD of hosts.
Tdreadful day of the LORD: 4 1 Remember ye the law of Moses my 6 And he shall turn the heart of the faservant, which I commanded unto him in thers to the children, and the heart of the Horeb for all Israel, with the statutes and children to their fathers, lest I come and judgments.
Ismite the earth with a curse.
END OF THE OLD TESTAMENT.
A TABLE OF SCRIPTURE MEASURES.
Measures of Liquids.
75 5 7,6 A hand-breadth, 6th 1 0 3684 | The Bath,
10th hom. 7. 415, A Finger, 24th 100912 | The Hin,
60th 1 2 2,5 A Fathom, 4 7 3 552 || The Log,
720th 10 Ezekiel's Reed,
6 10 11328 The Firkin (Metretes.) 107 4,9 The Measuring Line, 80145] 11/040 || Note. 29 solid inches
=a Pint, nearly.
Measures of things dry.
loth 0 3 3,4 Day's Journey, 1 96000 33 1724 | The Seah,
30th 01 The Omer,
100th 0 0 Note, 5 feet=1 pace. 1056 paces=1 mile. Il The Cab,
| L. S. D. A Shekel of Gold,
116 5,1 A Talent of Gold,
5464 5 8,6 A Shekel, ol ol 92,6|Golden Daric or Dram,
1 110,3 1 60 Shek. 2 3 610,3|| A Talent, 3000 113/10
S. DF. Piece of Silv. (Drac.)
0 0 3 MONEY.
| L. S D. Trib. Mon. (Didrac.) 2 Drach. 1 3 2 A Shekel,
2 3,3 Piece of Silv. (Stater) 4 The Bekah,
1 1,7 Pound (Mina)
1100 64 70 The Zuza, 4th 0 0 6,8 Penny (Denarius)
0 7 3 The Gerah, 20th 1 0 0 1,4 Farthing (Assarium) 20th Den. 0 0 1,5 Maneh or Mina, 50 513/10 Farthing (Quadrans) 40th 0 0 0,8 A Talent, 3000 34110 4,3 Mite,
80th 1 0 0 0,4 Note.-Silver is here reckoned at 5s. sterling. Gold at 4l. per oz.
A TABLE OF TIME.
1 Nisan, or S March.
S July Abib. April.
December. 2 Ijar, or S April
S August 6 Elul
10 Tebeth May.
January S May
7 Tisri, or September 3 Sivan
February. 8 Marchesvan, S October
12 Adar 1 or Bul November. 112
March. 13 Veadar, intercalary. Days of the week. | Hours of the Day. I
The day, reckoning The 1st watch, from sunset to 1st day of the week, Sunday. from sunrise, and the 3d hour of the night. 2d day,
Monday. the night from sun-The 2d, or middle watch, from 3d day,
set, were each divi-l the 3d hour to the 6th. 4th day,
Wednesday. ded into 12 equal The 3d watch, or cock-crowing, 5th day,
parts, called, Thel from the 6th to the 9th. 6th day,
Friday. 1st, 2d, 3d, 4th, The 4th, or morning watch, from 7th, or Sabbath Saturday. | &c. Hours. 1 the 9th hour to sunrise.
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I The Gospel according to Saint MATTHEW.
| 20 But while he thought on these things, MUHE book of the generation of Jesus behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to
1 Christ, the son of David, the son of him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son Abraham.
of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary 2 Abraham begat Isaac; and Isaac be- thy wife : for that which is conceived in gat Jacob; and Jacob begat Judas and his her is of the Holy Ghost.
| 21 And she shall bring forth a son, and 3 And Judas begat Phares and Zara of thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he Thamar; and Phares begat Esrom; and shall save his people from their sins. Esrom begat Aram;
| 22 Now all this was done, that it might 4 And Aram begat Aminadab; and be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord Aminadab begat Naasson; and Naasson by the prophet, saying, begat Salmon;
| 23 Behold, a virgin shall be with child, s And Salmon begat Booz of Rachab; and shall bring forth a son, and they shall and Booz begat Obed of Ruth; and Obed call his name Emmanuel, which being inbegat Jesse :
terpreted is, God with us. Ő And Jesse begat David the king ;| 24 Then Joseph, being raised from sleep, and David the king begat Solomon of her did as the angel of the Lord had bidden that had been the wife of Urias;
him, and took unto him his wife: 7 And Solomon begat Roboam ; and 25 And knew her not till she had brought Roboam begat Abia; and Abia begat Asa; forth her first-born son: and he called his
8 And Asa begat Josaphat; and Josa. name JESUS. phat begat Joram; and Joram begat Ozias;
CHAP. II. * 9 And Ozias begat Joatham; and Joa- N OW when Jesus was born in Bethletham begat Achaz; and Achaz begat I hem of Judea in the days of Herod Ezekias;
the king, behold, there came wise men from 10 And Ezekias begat Manasses; and the east to Jerusalem, Manasses begat Amon; and Amon begat 2 Saying, Where is he that is born King Josias;
of the Jews ? for we have seen his star in * 11 And Josias begat Jechonias and his the east, and are come to worship him. brethren, about the time they were carried 31 When Herod the king had heard these away to Babylon :
things, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem 12 And after they were brought to Ba- with him. bylon, Jechonias begat Salathiel; and Sa- 4 And when he had gathered all the lathiel begat Zorobabel;
chief priests and scribes of the people to13 And Zorobabel begat Abiud ; and gether, he demanded of them where Christ Abiud begat Eliakim; and Eliakim begat should be born. Azor;
5 And they said unto him, In Bethlehem 14 And Azor begat Sadoc; and Sadoc) of Judea : for thus it is written by the begat Achim; and Achim begat Eliud ; prophet,
15 And Eliud begat Eleazar; and Elea-l 6 And thou Bethlehem, in the land of zar begat Matthan; and Matthan begat Juda, art not the least among the princes Jacob;
of Juda : for out of thee shall come a Go16 And Jacob begat Joseph the husband vernor, that shall rule my people Israel of Mary, of whom was born Jesus, who is 7 Then Herod, when he had privily called Christ.
called the wise men, inquired of them dili17 So all the generations from Abraham gently what time the star appeared. to David are fourteen generations; and 8 And he sent them to Bethlehem, and from David until the carrying away into said, Go, and search diligently for the Babylon are fourteen generations; and young child; and when ye have found him. from the carrying away into Babylon unto bring me word again, that I may come and Christ are fourteen generations.
worship him also. 18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on 9 F When they had heard the king, they this wise: When as his mother Mary was departed ; and lo, the star, which they saw espoused to Joseph, before they came to in the east, went before them, till it came gether, she was found with child of the and stood over where the young child was. Holy Ghost.
1 10 When they saw the star, they re19 Then Joseph her husband, being a joiced with exceeding great joy." just man, and not willing to make her al 11 | And when they were come into the public example, was minded to put her house, they saw the young child with Mary away privily.
' his mother, and fell down, and worshipped