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The marriage of the Lamb.


Satan bound for a thousand yeurs. 20. Rejoice over her, thou heaven, and ye holy., 13' And he was clothed with a vesture dipped in pomo apostles and prophets; for God hath avenged you blood : and his name is called The Word of God.

14° And the armies which were in heaven followed 21 And a mighty angel took up a stone like a him upon white horses, clothed in fine linen, white chap 19, 2. great millstone, and cast it into the sea, saying, Thus and clean.

with violence shall that great city Babylon be thrown 15 And out of his mouth goeth a sharp sword, 45, 7. down, and shall be found no more at all.

that with it he should smite the nations : and he . 22 " And the voice of harpers, and musicians, and shall rule them with a rod of iron ; and he trcadeth 7,9. • Isa. 24, & of pipers, and trumpeters, shall be heard no more at the wine-press and the fierceness and wrath of Al- ppa38 de 1960, men all in thee; craftsman, of whatsoever craft mighty God.

; he be, shall be found any more in thee; and the 161 And he hath on his vesture and on his thigh fire sound of a millstone shall be heard no more at all a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD , 16.** in thee;

23 And the light of a candle shall shine no more 17" And I saw an angel standing in the sun ; and & 19, 28.
at all in thee; and the voice of the bridegroom and he cried with a loud voice, saying to all the fowls

of the bride shall be heard no more at all in thee :{that fly in the midst of heaven, Come and gather
for thy merchants were the great men of the earth; } yourselves together unto the supper of the great God;
for by thy sorceries were all nations deceived.

18 That ye may eat the flesh of kings, and the Jer. 12 24 v And in her was found the blood of prophets, flesh of captains, and the flesh of mighty men, and 17. chap 17, 6. and of saints, and of all that were slain upon the the flesh of horses, and of them that sit on them, earth.

and the flesh of all men, both free and bond, both

small and great.
1 Gou is praised in heaven for judging the great whore, and 19 And I saw the beast, and the kings of the earth,

avenging the blood of his saints.... The marriage of the and their armies, gathered together to make war
Lamb....10 The angel will not be worshipped....17 The against him that sat on the horse, and against his
fowls called to the great slaughter.


20 beast was , and with . Deur is, vation, and glory, and honour, and power, unto the which he deceived them that had received the mark Mas, 24 Lord our God :

of the beast, and them that worshipped his image. . 13.10.2 2. For true and righteous are his judgments: for These both were cast alive into a lake of fire burn- de 20, 10

a ch. 15,3. & he hath judged the great whore, which did corrupting with briinstone.

the earth with her fornication, and hath avenged the 21 And the remnant were slain with the sword of
blood of his servants at her hand.

him that sat upon the horse, which sword proceeded 3° And again they said, Alleluia. And her smoke out of his mouth : and all the fowls were filled with & 18, 9, 18. rose up for ever and ever.

their flesh.
4 . And the four and twenty elders and the four

beasts fell down and worshipped God that sat on the 2 Satan bound for a thousand years....5 The first resurrection:
throne, saying, Amen; Alleluia.

6 they blessed that have part therein.... 7 Satan let loose
5 ° And a voice came out of the throne, saying, again....10 The devil cast into the lake of fire and brimstone.
Praise our God, all ye his servants, and ye that fear 11 The general resurrection.
him, both small and great.

having the key of the bottomless pit, and a
ch.1, 8.3. titude, and as the voice of many waters, and as the great chain in his hand.

. & ig, voice of mighty thunderings, saying, Alleluia ; for 2 And he laid hold on the dragon, that old ser- 12 Pet24 10.4 15,14 . the Lord God umnipotent reigneth.

pent, which is the Devil, and Satan, and bound him Chap. 12 a 78 Let us be glad and rejoice, and give honour to a thousand years, 2.& 25,12 him: for the marriage of the Lamb is come, and his 3° And cast him into the bottomless pit, and shut Dan: 6,17 2. Cor. 11,2 wife hath made herself ready.

him up, and set a seal upon him, that he should de- 16. & 20, 86 And to ber was granted that she should beceive the nations no more, till the thousand years

arrayed in fine linen, clean and white : for the fine should be fulfilled : and after that he must be loosed Ps. 45, linen is the righteousness of saints.

a little season. 9' And he saith unto me, Write, Blessed are they 4° And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and a Dan. 7, 9 l'ap. 3, 18. which are called unto the marriage-supper of the judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls Mal. 19, 28 Mat

. 22,2. Lamb. And he saith unto me, These are the truck of them that were beheaded for the witness of Jesus, kom1, 19 Ch. 21,6.. sayings of God.

and for the word of God, and which had not worship- Cor. 6, 2 10* And I fell at his feet to worship him. And ped the beast, neither his image, neither had received 2 Tim 3:17 * Acts 10, he said unto me, See thou do it not : I am thy fel- his mark upon their foreheads, or in their hands; and 5 10.40 John's,* low-servant, and of thy brethren that have the testi- they lived and reigned with Christ a thousand years. is, 12 Ch. 12, 17. mony of Jesus : worship God : for the testimony of 5 But the rest of the dead lived not again until de 22,8,9. Jesus is the spirit of prophecy.

the thousand years were finished. This is the first 11 'And I saw heaven opened, and behold, a resurrection. white horse ; and he that sat upon him was called 6 ° Blessed and holy is he that hath part in the Isa. 61.4 Faithful and True ; and in righteousness he doth first resurrection : on such the second death hath no change judge and make war.

power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, 20. 4. 21, 12 " His eyes were as a flame of fire, and on his and shall reign with him a thousand years. head were many crowns; and he had a name writ- 7 And when the thousand years are expired, Satan ten, that no man knew but he himself.

shall be loosed out of his prison,

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5, 14.

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New Jerusalem described.
8 'And shall go out to deceive the nations which city, the holy Jerusalem, descending out of heaven
are in the four quarters of the earth, Gog and Magog, from God,

to gather them together to battle: the number of 11 Having the glory of God: and her light was 215.& 39,1. whom is as the sand of the sea.

like unto a stone most precious, even like a jasper 9 And they went up on the breadth of the earth, stone, clear as crystal ; and compassed the camp of the saints about, and the 12' And had a wall great and high, and had Ezek 48 beloved city: and fire came down from God out of twelve gates, and at the gates twelye angels, and heaven, and devoured them.

names written thereon, which are the names of the
g Dan. 7, 11. 10. And the devil that deceived them was cast twelve tribes of the children of Israel :
11. & 19, 20. into the lake of fire and brimstone, where the beast 13 On the east three gates; on the north three

and the false prophet are, and shall be tormented gates; on the south three gates ; and on the west
day and night for ever and ever.

three gates. 11 "And I saw a great white throne, and him 14 And the wall of the city had twelve founda- n. Mul 16, h Dan. 2,35. 2. Peter's, that sat on it, from whose face the earth and the tions, and in them the names of the twelve apostles Gal. 3.9. chap. 12 & heaven fled away; and there was found no place of the Lamb. for them.

15 " And he that talked with me had a golden reed » Elek. 40, 12 ' And I saw the dead, small and great, stand to measure the city, and the gates thereof, and the žech. 2, 1.. Peale 2. 18. before God: and the books were opened : and an-wall thereof. Jes27 10. other book was opened, which is the book of life : 16 °And the city lieth four-square, and the length Eph. 3, 18. Pan. 7, 10. and the dead were judged out of those things which is as large as the breadth ; and he measured the city

were written in the books, according to their works with the reed, || twelve thousand furlongs. The Thint is,

13 And the sea gave up the dead which were in length, and the breadth, and the height of it are in compass, 2.CO, S10 it; and death and hell delivered up the dead which equal. Pinilip 1,5 were in them: and they were judged every man 17 And he measured the wall thereof, a hundred 3.5. according to their works.

and forty and four cubits, according to the measure 14 And death and hell were casť into the lake of of a man, that is, of the angel. 1 Cor. 15, fire. This is the second death. *

18 And the building of the wall of it was of jasper; 15 And whosoever was not found written in the and the city was pure gold, like unto clear glass. book of life was cast into the lake of fire.

19 PAnd the foundations of the wall of the city plas 54, 11. CHAPTER XXI,

were garnished with all manner of precious stones.
1 A new heaven and a new earth...3 The blessedness of God's The first foundation was jasper; the second,

people...8 The judgment of the wicked...10 A description the third, a chalcedony; the fourth, an emerald;
of the heavenly Jerusalein.

20 The fifth, sardonyx; the sixth, sardius ; the
ND I saw a new heaven and a new earth : for seventh, chrysolite; the eighth, beryl; the ninth, a

the first heaven and the first earth were passed topaz; the tenth, a chrysoprasus; the eleventh, a 2 Cor.11,2 away, and there was no more sea.

jacinth; the twelfth, an amethyst.
2 And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, 21 And the twelve gates were twelve pearls; every

coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as several gate was of one pearl ; and the street of the chap. 5, 12. a bride adorned for her husband.

city was pure gold, as it were transparent glass. 3° And I heard a great voice out of heaven, say, 22 And I saw no temple therein: for the Lord elek: 3,1%ing, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and God Almighty, and the Lamb, are the temple of it. 2 Cor. 6, 16. he will dwell with them, and they shall be his peo- 23 ! And the city had no need of the sun, neither 3 km.80, . ple, and God himself shall be with them, and be of the moon, to shine in it: for the glory of God did chap. 22 5

Zech1112 & 61, 3. & their God.

lighten it, and the Lamb is the light thereof. 4 And God shall wipe away all tears from their 24 'And the nations of them which are saved Is. 60,

5. & 6, chap 7:17. eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sor-shall walk in the light of it: and the kings of the

row, nor crying, neither shall there be any more earth do bring their glory and honour into it.
pain: for the former things are passed away. 25 And the gates of it shall not be shut at all by Zech. 14,7
5 And he that sat upon the throne said, Behold, day: for there shall be no night there.

chap. 3. & 5 , 19,9 I make all things new. And he said unto me, Write; 26 And they shall bring the glory and honour of . Exod. 31, for these words are true and faithful.

the nations into it. 6' And he said unto me, It is done. I am Alpha 27 And there shall in no wise enter into it any is $5,2 41,6.4 61. and Omega, the beginning and the end. I will give thing that defileth, neither whatsoever worketh abomi-rhilips 10 x 2,59 unto him that is athirst, of the fountain of the water nation, or maketh a lie: but they which are written by ch. 1, & se of life freely.

in the Lamb's book of life. 78 He that overcometh shall inherit all things; and

CHAPTER XXII. Zech. 8, 8. I will be his God, and he shall be my son.

1 The river of the water of life....2 The tree of life...5 The light 8 But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abo

of the city of God is himself....9 The angel will not be worminable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and shipped....18 Nothing may be added to the word of God, nor Gal , 2. sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have taken therefrom. their part in the lake which burneth with fire and * A cleare as crystal

, proceeding out of the throne incep

ND he shewed me a Ezek. 47 41.20,34. brimstone : which is the second death.

9 i And there came unto me one of the seven an- of God and of the Lamb. chap: 15, gels which had the seven vials full of the seven last 2 In the midst of the street of it, and on either Gen. 2

plagues, and talked with me, saying, Come hither, side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare chap 4. Gal 4,9. I will shew thee the bride, the Lamb's wife. twelve manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every

10* And he carried me away in the spirit to a month: and the leaves of the tree were for the heal133.& 21,2 great and high mountain, and shewed me that greating of the nations.


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God the light of the new Jerusalem.

REVELATION. Neither add nor diminish from this prophecy. 3° And there shall be no more curse: but the } is with me, to give every man according as his work throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it; and shall be. his servants shall serve him.

13 "I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and 4 And they shall see his face; and his name shall the end, the first and the last. a Mat . 5, 8 be in their foreheads.

14 "Blessed are they that do his commandments, chap. 1, 8, 5 ° And there shall be no night there ; and they that they may have right to the tree of life, and may Jobs 2 need no candle, neither light of the sun; for the Lord enter in through the gates into the city.

God giveth them light: and they shall reign for ever 15 °For without are dogs, and sorcerers, and chap. 2 ? c Ps. 36, 10. and ever.

whoremongers, and murderers, and idolaters, and ? Corty 6 'And he said unto me, These sayings are faith-whosoever loveth and maketh a lie. Zech. 14,6, ful and true; and the Lord God of the holy prophets 16 PI Jesus have sent mine angel to testify unto Philip. $, 2

sent his angel to shew unto his servants the things you these things in the churches. I am the root and coap. 21, & 2 Tim. 312 which must shortly be done.

the offspring of David,and the bright andmorningstar. p Num. 24, 76 Behold, I come quickly: blessed as he that 17 9 And the Spirit and the bride say, Come. im 4. & 21, keepeth the sayings of the prophecy of this book. And let him that heareth say, Come. And let him kom. 15,12

8. And I John saw these things, and heard them. that is athirst, come: And whosoever will, let him 18. 3. & 3,!1. And when I had heard and seen, I fell down to wor-take the water of life freely. h Acts 10;.. ship before the feet of the angel which shewed me 18 For I testify unto cvery man that heareth the gisa. 55, 1

9. ch. 19, 10. these things.

words of the prophecy of this book, If any man shall diep. 23:32 9 Then saith he unto me, See thou do it not : for add unto these things, God shall add unto him the 6,2 I am thy fellow-servant, and of thy brethren the plagues that are written in this book : prophets, and of them which keep the sayings of 19 . And if any man shall take away from the Prov. So

, & tan. 8, 26. this book : worship God.

words of the book of this prophecy, God shall take s Exod. 92, 10 'And he saith unto me, Seal not the sayings į away his part out of the book of lifc, and out of the of the prophecy of this book : for the time is at hand. į holy city, and from the things which are written in 23.8.2

11 "He that is unjust, let him be unjust still: and this book. 2 Tim. 5, 13 he which is filthy, let him be filthy still: and he that 20 He which testifieth these things saith, Surely I delea, 1910 is righteous, let him be righteous still: and he that come quickly; Amen. Even so, come, Lord Jesus 491,042

. kom. 2,8 is holy, let him be holy still.

21 T'he grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with 12 And behold, I come quickly; and my reward you all. Amen. K



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Before Genesis
The first Age of the World

Before Genesis God maketh a covenant with Abram, and in token of a greater blessing cuang-
Christ I. & II. IN the beginning God created the heaven and the earth, &c. and last of all

Christ XVII. 5. eth his name into Abraham. As a seal of this covenant, circumcision is orda lued
man after his own image.


Sarai her name also is changed into Sarah, and she is blessen! God promiseth
Man falls from his first state, but is promised a Saviour of the seed of the

them a son, and commandeth that his namo be called Isanc: in him God prom-

iseth to establisb his covenant.
IV. 1,
The world first peopled, after Adam and Eve bad lett Paradise.

Abraham entertaineth three angels, who renew the promise to him of having
8. About this time Cain and Abel olier sacrifice, and Abel is murdered by his

XVIII. a son. God revealeth to Abraham the destruction of Sodom, with whom Abra-

hanı intercedes for Lot and his family. See Gen. xix. 29.
3874. V.3, Seth born.

XIX. Lot is commanded, for the preservation of himself and family, to get out of
Enos born.

Sodom, and to flee to the mountain; bur by much entreaty be obtaineth leave
IV. 26. About this time men begin to call upon the name of the Lord.

to go into Zoar Sodom, Gomorrah, and all the cities in the sale of Siadim,
3879. V. 9, Cainan born.

with all the inhabitants of them, are for the most horrible sins destroyed by fire
3009. 12 Mabalaleel born.

and brimstone from heaven. The Dead Sea remains a monament thereof unto
3514 15, Jareu born.

this day. Lot's wife, for looking back upon Sodom, contrary to God's -
3382 18, Enoch, the seventh from Adan, born.

mand, is turned into a pillar of salt; and Lot himself, fearing to continge al
21, Methuselah born,

Zoar, leaves the plain country, and betakes himself to the mountain, rartying
3130. 25, Lamech, the father of Noab, born.

his two daughters with him.
8074. 5, Adam dieth, aged 930 years.

1896. XXI. 2. Isaac born in the 100th year of Abraham's age. Not long after, to Lot are
S017. 23, 24, Enoch, in the 365th year of his age, takon up to God.

XIX. 36. born Moab and Ammon, his sons at the same time, and his grandsons
Seth dieth, aged 912 years.

1892. XXI. 9. Hagar and Ishmael, at Sarah's request, are cast forth.
2918. 28, NoĹh, the father and patriarch of tho new world after the flood, born.

1878. XI. 15. Salah, the fourth from Noabe dieth.
2864. 11, Enos, the third from Adam, dieth, aged 905 years.

1871. XXIL God ternpteth Abraham to offer Isaac. Abraham giveth proof of his faith
2769. 14, Cainan dieth, aged 910 years.

and obedience.
Mahalaleel, the fifth from Adam, dieth, aged 895 years.

1859. XXIII. Sarah dieth at Hebron in Canaan, in the 127th year of berage.
2582. 20. Jared, the sixth from Adam, dietb, aged 962 years.

1856. XXIV. Isaac inarrieth Rebekab, the daughter of Bethuel the son of Nahor, in the 40th
2 169. VI. 3. God commands Noah to proach repentance, and to build the ark 120 years

year of his nge.
1 Pet. III. before the food.

XI. 11. Shem, the son of Noah, dieth.
148. 20.
To Noah, aged 500 years, is born Japheth, and two years after, Shen.

XXV. 24. Jacob and Esa" born, in the 60th year of their father Isaac's age.
2 Pet. II.

Lamech, the ninth from Adam, dieth, aged 777 years. He is the first man 1846. XXV. 7. Abrabam dieth, aged 175 years.

V. 31,

VIII. 18,


X. 3,

whom the Scriptures mention to have died a natural death before his father. 1837. XI. 17. Heber, the fifth from Noah, dieth: from him Abraham and his posterity
2349 G. V. 32. Methuselah diotb a little before the flood, in the 969th year of his age. He 1821.

were called Hebrews. Gen. xiv. 18.
X. 21. was the oldest man.

1817. XXYI. 54. Esau, aged 40 years, marrieth Julith, the daaghter of Beeri the Hittile, and
The good comes upon the earth in the 600th year of Noah's age.


Bashemath, the daughter of Elon the Hittite.

1773. XXV. 17. Ishmael dieth, aged 137 years.
VII. 11.
The second Age of the World.

1760. XXVII. Jacobs, by his mother's instruction, obtaineth the blessirg from Isnar his
2348. Genesis

father, which was designed for Esau. Upon which he is forced to fee into
in with him, comes out of the ark, and offers a burnt-offering. At the XXVIII. Mesopotamia, to slun his brotner's rage. Upon the way are foretoid unto him
same time God makes a covenant with Noah and his seed, promising never

in a vision the blessings of his posterity. At length be cometh to his uncle
IX. S, 20. more to destroy the world by water; as a token whereof he placeth the rainbow

XXIX. Laban's house, and covenauteth to serve him seven years for his daughter
in the cloud. The same year Noak begins to plant vines, and is drunk.

Rachel, but Laban deceiveth him with Leab; the marriage week being com-
2346. XI. 10,
Arphaxad born.

pletedl, Rachel also is given him to wife, upon condition of serving seven years
2311. 12,

Salah born,
2281. 14
Eber born.

Of Leah are born,
16. Peleg bom : so called, because in his days the earth was divided.

1758. 32, Reuben,

About this
time Nimrod begins to exali himself, by laying the first founda- 1757. 33,

tion of the Assyrian monarchy.

1756. 34,

11. Nineveh, the metropolis of Assyria, built.

1755. 35, Judah, from whoin the Jews receive thelr denomination.
XI. 4, 6,

About this time the posterity of Nimrod begin to build the city and tower of 1745. XXX. 29 Rachel, having been long barren, at length beareth Joseph: Jacob, desiring
8, 9, Babel, so called from the confusion of languages which God sent among the

to depart, is persuaded by Laban to serve six years more for some part of his

Reu born.

1789. XXXI. Jacob, after he had been twenty years in Mesopotamia, sets forward on his
2188. Ps. CV. Mizrain, the grandson of Ham, leads colonies into Egypt,' and layeth the

journey' homewards, without acquainting his father or his brothers-in-law.
23. foundation of a kingdom, which lasted 1669 years; whence Egypt is called the

XXXII. Rachel stealeth her father's gods, and is pursued by Lalan. Jacob, by his
Is. XIX. land of Ham, and the Egyptian Pharaobs boasted themselves to be the sons of

prudence, is reconciled to his brother Esau. He wrestletb with an angel at
11. ancient kings.

Peniel, and is calied Israel.
G. XI. ,
Serug born.

XXXIV. About this time, Dinalı, Jacob's darguter, is defloured by Sichem the son of
2153. 22
Nahor born.

Ilamor. Simeon and Levi, Dinah's brachren, revenge their sister's quarrel, lug
21 26. 24, Terab, Abram's father, born.

putting all the males of Sichem to the sword; for which thing Jacob reproveth
19, Peleg, the sixth from Noah, dieth.

Nahor, the ninth from Noah, dieth.

XXXV.16. Rachel is delivered of Berjamin, on the way betwist Beth-el, or Beth-lehem,
1.99.8. IX. 23, 29. Noahi dietli, aged 950 years, 350 years after the flood.

and Ephrath, and dies in childbed. Some think that Job lived about this time.
Abram born: he was 15 years of age when his father Ternh died, aged 205

XXXVIII Judah lieih with Tamar his daughter-in law in disguise.
26, years; so that Terah begat not Abram in the 70th year of his age, bui Nahor

Josephi is bated by his brethren, and is sod to merchantmen, Ishmaelites and
and Haran, and in the 130th year of his age begat Abram. See Acts vii. 4. 1729. XXXVII. Midianites, who carry him into Égypi, where he is sold to Potiphin, an officer
20 30
Sari, Abram's wife, (called also local) Haren, Abram's brother's daughter,

of Pharaoh, and by him made overseer of his bouse.
XVI. 17. born ten years after her husband.

1718. XXXIX. Joseph resisteth the temptations of his master's wife; he is falsely accused by
Reu, the seventh from Noah, dieth.

XL. her, and cast intu prison. "He interpreteth the dreams of Pharaon's butter and
1955. 23. Serug, the eigbth from Noah, dieth.

baker, which come to pass according to his interpretation.
XIV. 1,

About this time, Chedorlaomer king of Elam subdueth the kings of Sodom, 1716. XXXV 28. Isaac dieth, aged 130 years, and is buried by his sons, Jacob and Esau.
2, 3, &c. Gomorrah, Admah, Zeboiim, and Bela; who serve him 12 years.


XLI. 25, Joseph interprereth Pharnob's two dreams; he givesh Pharaoh counsel, and
XI. 31. Terah, with his family, leaveth Ur of the Chaldeans, and dwells at Haran.

is made governor of the whole land of Egypt.

Here begin the seven years of plenty in the land of Egypt. About this time
The third Age of the World.

50, Manasseh and Ephrain, Josepb's two sons, are born of Asenath, the daughter of
1921. Genesis
XII, 1, 2,

Potipherah, priest of On

by God to enter upon the land of Canaan, wbich God promiseth to give unto 1708. 54 Here begin the seven years of famille.
3, his seed, and that in his seed (viz. Christ Jesus our Lord) all the families of the 1707. XLII. 1, Jacob sendeth his ten sons to buy corn in Egypt; they are imprisoned by
earth should be blessed.

2 S. Joseph for spies; but are set at liberty on condition of bringing Benjamin und
In the year following, a famine in tre land of Canaan forceth Abram with his

Simeon is kept as a pledge
Gal. III. family tri go into Egypt. From this first coming into Egypt to the departure

XLIII. Jacob is with much difficplty persuaded to send Benjamin. Joseph maketh
17. of the children of Israel out of it, are reckuned 430 years.

XLV. himsell known to his brethren, and sendeth for bis father by cominand from
Exodus Abram and Lot in this same year returu into Canaan; but the land not being

XII. 40. sufficient for both their flocks, they part asunder. Lot goetb 1 Sodom. God 1706. XLVI. Jacob, having offered sacrifice to God for that his son Joseph is yet alie,
Genesis reneweth his promise to Abram; be removeth to Hebron, and there buildeth

goes with all his family into Egypit, in the third year of the fainine, and isuih
XIII. an altar.

year of his age. He is seated in the land of Goshen.
1913. XIV.4 Bera the king of Sodom, with four other kings, rebel against Chedorlaomer, 1704. XLVII. Josepb geiteth all the money, lands, and cattle of the Egyptians for brend;
but are overcome by him in the valley of Siddim. Lot being taken prisoner,


only the lands belonging to the priests he buyeth not.
XIV. 19, Abram rescueth him, slayeth Chedoriaomer and his confederates, and in his 1689. XLVIII. Jacob adopteth Ephraim and Manasseh, and blesseth them, and all his sons
20. return is blessed by Melchisedec king of Salem, and priest of God, to whom

XLIX. prophesie th the descent of the Messiab froni Judab, pd dieth, ageu 147 yrams;
Abram gives tithe. Tbe rest of the spoils, his partners having had their portions,

seventeen whereof be lived in Egypt. He is with great pomp carried into
he restoreth to the king of Sodom.

Canan, and buried in the sepulchre of his father,
XV 2. Abram complaineth for want of an heir: God promiseth bim a son, and a multi- 1635. L. Joseph on his death-bed prophesieth unto his brethren their return to t'anam,
plving of his seed. Canaan is promised again, and confirmed by a sigu.

takes rio oath of them to carry his bones out of Egypt, and dieth. nged 110 years.
XVI. 1, 2
Sarai, being barren, giveth Hagar her handmaid to Abram.

The book of Genesis endeth in the death of Josijih, containing the leistory of
1910. 15. Ishmael, Hagar's son, born).

2369 years: next to which in order of time the book vi Job follow's.
XI. 13. Arphaxod, the third from Noah, dieth.

XI. 32,


XI. 21,





23, 28.

The fourth Age

The fourth Àge.
Exodus Levi dieth in Egypt, aged 137 years; he was grandfather to Moses and Aaron. Before

which Caleb und Joshua endeavourlag to dissuade them are like to be stoned.
Christ VI. 16. Here begins the bondage of the children of Israel, when a king rose up in christ

At this God is so provoked, that he threatens to destroy them; but

is prevailed
1619. 1. 8. Egypt, who knew not Joseph.


upon by Moses his prayers to spare them. Nevertheless he denounceth that all
1577. VII. 7. Aarón born three years before his brother Moses, 83 years before the departure

whu are now 20 years old and upward (cxcept Caleb and Joshua) shall die in
of the children of Israel out of Egypt.

the wilderness. The men wbo raised the evil report are all destroyed by sudden
1573. I. 15, 22 Pharaoh baving in vain commanded the Hebrew midwives to destroy all the

death. Some, endeavouring to enter upon the promised land, contrary to the
males of the Israelites, sets forth an edict, charging that they be all cast into the

command of God, are smitten by the Amalekites and Canaanites.

1489. Deut. I.46. In this place, viz. Kadesh-barnen, the Israelites continue many days ; but
II. 1,5, Moses is born, who, being frid in the fings by the river's side, is found by Pba-

that in some places they continued many years, appeareth, for that in the space
raoh's daughter; and becomes her adopted son.

of 37 years there are but 17 encampings mentioned.
Moses, in the 40th year of his age, having slain an Egyptian, whom he saw

Numbers To their long continuance in Kadesh, and the encampings from thence, all
contending with a Hebrew, fleeth into Midian, where he marrieth Zipporah the

XXXIII. that we find delivered in the zyth and sour next ensuing chapters of Numbera,
daughter of heutl, or Jethro, a priest, and liveth with him forty years.

1471. XVI. seems to refer; as how Korah, Dathan, and Abiram, for raising a mutiny againsi
1530. Joshua Caleb, the son of Jephunneh, bort..

Moses and Aaron, were swallowed alive into the earth, and 250 of their asso-
1491. XIV. 7, 10. Whilst Poses keeps his father-in-law's sheep at mount Horeb, God appeareth

ciates; and how the people, murmuring against Moses and Aaron for the ca.
Ex. III. to him in a burning bush, and sendeth him to deliver Israel.

XVII. lamity which had befallen their brethren, were destroyed by God to the num
Moses and Aaron having declared to Pharaoh the message on which they are

ber of 14,700 men; and how 12 roils being brought by 12 princes, and laid in the
sent unto him from God, are charged by him as heads of a mutiny, and sent

sanctuary, Aaron's rod only budded, and brought forth almonds, and was laid
away with many bad words ; and more grievous labours are forthwith laid upon

up before the ark, for a memorial to those who should afterward be given to
the Israelites.

VII. 7. Moses being now 80, and Aaron 83 years of age, urged thereunto by God, 1452.

XX. In these 37 years, the Israelites, by 17 encampings, having compassed the
return again unto Pharaoh, where the magicians by their sorcery, imitating the

hill country of Seir and Edom, they come to the wilderness of Zin in the first
Psalın miracles of Aaron's rod turned into a serpent, make Pharaoh more obstinate

month of the 40th year after tbeir departure out 5f Egypt.
LXXVIII. than he was before. Wherefore God by the band of Moses lays ten plagues

Here Miriam, the sister of Moses and Aaron, died.
CV. upon the Egyptians.

The people again for want of water murmur against Moses and Aaron, whom

when God bad commanded to call water out of the rock only hy speaking to it,
The fourth Age of the World.

Moses, being moved in his mind through impatience and diffidence of the thing,
Exodus UPON the fourteenth day of the first month, (which was May the fourth, upon

speaks something, whatever it was, unadvisedly with his lips, and strikes the
XII. 11,
Monday the evening, .

rock thrice with Aaron's rod, and thereby draws water from it; but for trans-
29, 41.
Upon the fifteenth of the same month, at midnigat, the first-born of Egypt

gressing God's command, they are both debarred from entering into the land
being af slain, Pharaoh and his servants make baste to send away the Israelites;

of Canaan.
and they, the self-same day wberein they were let go out of bondage, being the

In the fifth month of this year Aaron dieth at Mosera, on the top of mount
complete term of 430 years from the first pilgrimage of their ancestors, reck-

Hor, at the age of 123 years, leaving his son Eleazar his successor in the high
oning from Abraham's departure out of Charran, take their journey, and march

Nambers away, being 600,000 men, besides children, and come to Rameses, from whence

XXI. 5, 9. The people murmuring are plagued with fiery serpents, whereof many die,
XXXIII. by several encampings they come to the Red Sea, the Lord conducting them

John upon their repentance God commands that a brazen

serpent be made

and lified
in a pillar of a clond by day, and in a pillar of fire by night. They carry Jo-

III. 14. up upon a pole, that as many as look on it may live.
seph's bones with them.

1 Cor. About the latter end of this yecz, all those who at Kadesh-barnea mutinied
Exodus At the Red Sea Sharaoh with his host overtakes them; Moses divides the

X. 9. against God, being wholly extinct and dead, the Israelites pass over Zared, and
XIV. waters with his rod, and the children of Israel pass through on dry ground anto

Numbers come to the borders of Moab at Ar, and at length they arrive at Bamoth, a valley
the desert of Etham ; whom, when Pharaoh and bis army would needs follow,

XXI. in the country of the Moabites, and pitch at mount Pisgah.
they are all overwhelmed by the waters coming together at the dawning of the

21, Sihon, king of the Amorites, refusing them passage through his country, is
day, whereby the Israelites are wholly freed frum tue bondage of the Egyptians ;

slain, and the Israelites possess his land.
xy. whose carcases when they see floating all the sea over, and cast upon the shore,

93. Og, the king of Bashan, coming out against Israel, is destroyed with all his
thay sing a song of praise and thanksgiving unto God.

people, not one left alive, and his country possessed by the Israelites.
XVI. U pon the fifteenth of the second month, (our June the 4th, being Thursday) 1451. Numbers After these victories the Israelites sei forward, and encamp in the plains of
the Israelites come to the wilderness of Zin, which lielli between Elyma and

XXII. 1, 2 Nonb.
Sinai, where, for want of food, they murmur against God and their lenders;


Balak, king of Moab, considering what the Israelites had done to the Amor-
about the even-tide God sends them quails, and the next morning rains upon

ites, fears, lest, under pretence of passing through his country, they should pos-
them manna from henven; and upon that kind of bread they lived afterward by

sess theniselves of his whole kingdom, takes counsel with the princes of the
the space of Porty years, even till they came to the borders of the land of promise.

Josbua Midianites his neighbours, and sends for Balaam a soothsayer out of Mesopota-
An omer of it is preserved for a memorial.

XXIV. 9. mia to come and curse the Israelites, promising him great rewards for his labuur;
XVII 1. At Rpphidim, which was the eleventh place of their encamping, the people

Numbers purposing afterward to make war upon them
murmur for want of water; Moses gives them water by striking the hard rock

XXII. 7, Balaam, forewarned of God, refuseth at first to come; but being sent for a
in Horeb with his rod.

35. second time, he importuneth God to let him go, and goes with a purpose indeed
8, 9, &c.
The Amalekites falling upon the rear of the Israelites are discomfited by

2 Pet. II. lo curse Israel; but God, offended thereat, makes the dumb ass of this wizard,
Joshua, whilst Moses he'ds up his bands to God in prayer.

15, 16.

on which be rode, speaking in a man's voice, to reprove his folly.
God publisheth his Law,contained in the Ten Commandments, with a terrible

Numbers Balaam twice offers sacrifice, and would fain have cursed Israel, to graufy
voice from mount Sinai.

XXIII. Balak therein; but being forced thrreto by the Spirit of God, instead of curs
XXI. The people being in great fear, God gives theni sundry other laws, all which

Deut. ing, he blesseth them altogether foretelling what felicity attended them, and
XXII. &c. being written in the book of the covenant, Moses proposeth them to the people :

XXIII.5. what calamities should betall their enemies.
XXIV. which done, rising early in the morning, be builds an altar at the foot of the

Joshua By his advice the women of Moab and Midian are set on work to turn the
mountain, and sets up 12 statues, according to the 12 tribes of Israel, and sends XXIV. 10. Israelites away to idolatry. Wherefore God commands Moses first to take all
12 young men of the first-born, (whom the Lord bach consecrated to himself as mi-

Numbers the ringlenders of this disorder, and to hang them up before the sun, and then
nisiers of those holy things, beiore the Levitical priesthood was ordained) which

XXV. gives order to the jadges to put to death all such as had joined themselves to
offer sacrifice, first for sin, and then for thanksgiving, to the Lord: and when 1, 2, 3, &c. Baal-peor. Last of all, God sends a plague upon the people, whereof die 23,000
Moses had read the book of the covenant, he takes the blood of the calves and

Deut. men in one day: which, added to them which were hanged and killed with the
goats so offered, and with water, scarlet wool, and hyssop, sprinkles the book

IV. 3. sword, amount in all to 24,000.
therewith, and all the people, or those 12 statues representing them; and so

Psalm Phinehas, the sun of Eleazar, by killing Zimri, the chief of his father's family,
performs a solemn covenant between God and his people.

CVI. 28. and Cozbi the daughter of Zur, a prirce of the Midianites, appeaseth the wrath
Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abibu, and 70 men of the elders of Israel, go up

Rev. of God, and the plague ceaseth. God therefore settleth the high priesthood for
into the moant, and there behold the glory of God: tbe rest returning, Moses

II. 14. ever upon the house of Phinehas, and commands that war be made upon the
with his servant Joshua abides there still, and waits six days, and upon the

1 Cor. Midianites.
day God speaks unto him, and there be continues 40 days and 40 nights

X. 8. Moses and Eleazar, by God's command, in the plain of Moab, near unto Jordan,
(reckoning those six days which he waited for the appearance of the Lord) eat-

Numbers over against Jericho, number the people from twenty years old and upwards,
ing no meat all that while, nor drinking water ; (Deut. ix. 9.) where he receives

XXV. and find them to be 601,730 men, besides the Levites, whose number, reckoning
God's command touching the frame of the tabernacle, the priests' garments,

Psalm them from one month old and upwards, comes to 23,000; and then Moses receives
XXV. &c. their consecration, sacrifices, and other things comprised in this and the six

CVI. 30. . command for the parting the land of promise among the Israelites.
following chapters.

Numbers The daughters of Zelophehad have their father's land parted among them,
XXXI. 18.
At the end of 40 days God gives Moses the two tables of the Law in stone,

XXV. for want of issue male; this occasions the law for succession in beritages to he
made by God's own band, and written with his own finger; bidding him withal

XXXII. quickly to get him down, for that the people had already made to themselves a

XXVL God signifies to Moses that he shall die, and Joshua is thereupon declared to
molteu call to worship. Moses by prayer pacifieth God, and goes down from

XXVII. be his successor ; upon whom Moses lays bis hands, and gives him instructions
the mount, and seeing the people keeping a festival in honour of their idol in

1,2 Several laws are made.
the camp, he breaks the tables of the law at the foot of the mount: for which the

12, 23. Twelve thousand of the Israelites under the command of Phinehas vanquish
Jews keep a solemn fast unto this day.

Deut. the Midianites, and put to the

sword all the males among them,

with their five
Moses, Laving burnt and defaced the idol, puts 3000 of the idolaters to death

III. 26, princes, and among them Zur, the father of Cozbi, and Balaam the wizard; but
by the hands of the Levites.

27, 28. They save the women alive; at which Moses is wroth, and commands that every
XXXIV. God commands Moses to frame new tables of stone, and to bring them with

Numbers male child, and all the women, except such as be virgins, be küled.
him into the mount: Moses brings them the next morning, and while he stands

XXXI. The lan

is which belonged to Sihon and Og, namely, all from the river Arnon
in the cleft of a 1 "K, God passeth by, and sheweth him a glimpse of his glory.

Josh.XIII. to mount fermon, Moses divides and gives to the tribes of Reuben and Gad,
10. God renews his covenant with his people, and upon certain conditions gives

21, 22

and the half-tribe of Manasseh ; so that their possessions lay on this side Jor.
tbem bis laws again.

Numbers dan; nevertheless, they assist the rest of the tribes in all their wars, till they
XXXIX. In the first six months of this year, the tabernacle, the ark of the covenant,

XXXII. have subdued the Canaanites, and possessed the promised land.
the altar, the table of shew-bread, the priests' garments, the holy ointments,

Deut. III. Moses commands the people, that in their passage over Jordan they shall set
the candlestick, and other utensils and vessels belonging to the sacrifices, are Josh.XIII. up great stones, and engrave the Ten Commandments on them, with the form
finished in tbe desert at mount Sinai, and are brought unto Moses.

& XXII. of blessing upon mount Gerizim, and of cursing on mount Ebal, exhorting them
The tabernacle is set up and anointed with holy oil. Aaron and his sons are

Deut. to observe the law of God, by setting before their eyes the benefits that would
consecrated for the priesttood.

XXVII. ensue thereon.
Lev. X. Nadab and Abibu, for offering strange fire, are struck dead in the place by

XXVIII. He also renews the covenant made by God with them and their children on
fire from benven.

XXIX mount Horeb, and again persuades them to keep that covenant by all the

Num. VII.
The princes of the tribes present their offerings toward the dedication of the

and curses which would undoubtedly follow the keepers or breakers of it: yot
tabernacle. God speaketh to Moses from the mercy-seat.

XXX. with a promise of pardon and deliverance, if at any time, having

broken it, they
IX. The second passover is instituted.

shall repent thein of their sin ; and tells them further, that God had therefore
X. 29. Jethro, who is also caded Hobab, brings his daughter Zipporah, with her two

thus declared his will unto them, to the end that none hereafter offending shall
Exodus sons, Gershom and Eliezer, which were left with him, to his son-in-law Moses:

pretend ignorance.
XVIII. and having congratulated his and the whole people of Israel's deliverance out

Moses, having written this law, delivers it to the priests the sons of Levi, and
of bondage, he openly declares his faith and devotion toward the true God. By

XXXI. the elders of the people, to be kept; the same day also he writes bis most excel-
his advice Moses imparts the government of the people to some others, and

XXXII. lent song, and teaches the same to the children of Israel to be sung; and baving
ordains magistrates for the deciding of lesser causes.

finished the book of the law, he takes order to have it laid up in the side of
Numbers Moses complains to God of the overgreat burden of his government; God, to

the ark.
XI. ease him of his charge, gives him for assistance the court of 70 elders.

XXXIII. Moses, now drawing near to his end, blesseth every tribe in particular by
31. The people lost for flesh. God gives thiera quails in wrath; and sends withal

way of prophecy, save only the tribe of Simeon.
a mest grievous plague among them

XXXIV. In the 12ib month of this year he goes up to mount Nebo, and from thence
XII. God retrukes the sedition of Miriam and Aaron, and maintaineth Moses his

beholds the land of proinise, and there dieth, aged 120 years; the body of Moses

God translates out of the place where be died, into a valley of the land of Moal,
XIII. From the wilderness of Paran, near Kadesh-harnen, 12 men are sent (among

over again - Beth-peor, and there burieth it; nor doth ary may know the places
whom are Cateb and Joshua) to discover the land of Canaan. Returning, they

where he laid it unto this day. The Israelites mourn for him S0 days.
bring with them a branch of a vine, with a cluster of grapes upon it; ten of the

Here ends the Pentateuch, or five books of Moses, containing the history of
twelve so sent speak ill of the country, deckare it barren, and magnify the cities

25.52 years and a half, from the beginning of the world; and the book of Joshua

for their strength, and the giantly stature of the inhabitants.
XIV. The people, terrified with this relation, are about w return into Egypt, from

begins with the forty-first year after the departure of the children of Isrwl out
of Egypt.

9, 18.

13, 17.

20, 28,

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