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THE NEW

TEST A M E N T

OF OUR

LORD AND SAVIOUR

JESUS CHRIST,

TRANSLATED OUT OF THE

OR G I N A L G R E E K:

AND WITH THE

FORMER TRANSLATIONS

DILIGENTLY COMPARED AND REVISED.

PHILADELPHIA : PRINTED FOR

BENJAMIN JOHNSON NO. 31 HIGH-STREET, AND

JACOB JOHNSON NO. 147 HIGH-STREET.

1802.

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With their proper NAMES, and Number of CHAPTERS.

ATTHEW hath Chap-II. Thessalonianshath Chapters 3
ters
28.1. Timothy

6 Mark 16II. Timothy

4 Luke 24 Titus

3 John 21 Philemon

1 The Acts of the Apostles 28 To the Hebrews

13 The Epistle to the Romans 16 The Epistle of James

5 I. Corinthians 16 I. Peter

5 II. Corinthians

13 II. Peter Galatians 61. John

5 Ephesians 6 II. John

1 Philippians 4/III. John

1 Colossians 4 Jude

1 I. Thessalonians 5 Revelation

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THE

THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO ST. MATTHEW. CHAP. I.

16 And Jacob begat Joseph the The genealogy of Christ. husband of Mary, of whom was 'HE book of the generation born Jesus, who is called Christ.

of Jesus Christ, the son of 17 So all the generations from David, the son of Abraham. Abraham to David are fourteen

2 Abraham begat Isaac; and generations; and from David unIsaac begat Jacob; and Jacob be-til the carrying away into Babylon, gat Judas and his brethren; are fourteen generations; and from

3 And Judas begat Phares and the carrying away into Babylon Zara of Thamar; and Phares begat unto Christ, are fourteen generati. Esrom ; and Esrom begat Aram; ons.

4 And Aram begat Aminadab; 18 1 Now the birth of Jesus and Aminadab begat Naasson; Christ was on this wise: When and Naasson begat Salmon ; as his mother Mary was espoused

5 And Salmon begat Booz of to Joseph, before they came togeRachab; and Booz begat Obed of ther, she was found with child of Ruth; and Obed begat Jesse; the Holy Ghost.

6 And Jesse begat David the 19 Then Joseph her husband, king; and David the king begat being a just man, and not willing Solomon of her that had been the to make her a public example, wife of Urias;

was minded to put her away pri7 And Solomon begat Roboam: vily. and Roboam begat Abia; and 20 But, while he thought on Abia begat Asa;

these things, behold, the angel of 8 And Asa begat Josaphat; and the Lord appeared unto him in a Josaphat begat Joram; and Joram dream, saying, Joseph, thou son begat Ozias;

of David, fear not to take unto 9 And Ozias begat Joatham ; thee Mary thy wife : for that and Joatham begat Achaz; and which is conceived in her is of the Achaz begat Ezekias;

Holy Ghost. 10 And Ezekias begat Manas- 21 And she shall bring forth a ses; and Manasses begat Amon; son, and thou shalt call his name and Amon begat Josias ;

JESUS: for he shall save his 11 And Josias begat Jechonias people from their sins. and his brethren, about the time 22 (Now all this was done, that they were carriedaway to Babylon: it might be fulfilled which was

12 And after they were brought spoken of the Lord by the proto Babylon, Jechonias begat Sala- phet, saying, thiel; and Salathiel begat Zoro- 23 Behold, a virgin shall be with babel:

child, and shall bring forth a son, 13 And Zorobabel begat Abi- and they shall call his name Emud; and Abiud begat Eliakim ; manuel, which, being interpretand Eliakim begat Azor; ed, is, God with us.)

14 And Azor begat Sadoc; and 24 Then Joseph, being raised Sadoc begat Achim; and Achim from sleep, did as the angel of the begat Eliud;

Lord had bidden him, and took 15 And Eliud begat Eleazar, unto him his wife: and Eleazar begat Matthan ; and 25 And knew her not til she Matthan begat Jacob;

Thad brought forth her first born The wise men of the cast. S. Matthew Herod's cruelty. son: and he called his nanie/into the house, they saw the JESUS.

young child with Mary his moCHAP. II.

ther, and fell down and worship. The eastern Magi worship Christ. ped him: and, when they had

TOW, when Jesus was born in opened their treasures, they pre

Beth-lehem of Judea, in the sented unto him gifts, gold, and days of Herod the king, behold, frankincense, and myrrh. there came wise men from the 12 And, being warned of Godin east to Jerusalem,

a dream, that they should not re2 Saying, Where is he that is turn to Herod, they departed into born King of the Jews ? for we their own country another way, have seen his star in the east, and 13 And when they were deare come to worship him. parted, behold the angel of the

3 When Herod the king had Lord appeareth to Joseph in a heard these things, he was troub-dream, saying, Arise, and take the led, and all Jerusalem with him. young child and his mother, and

4 And when he had gathered all flee into Egypt, and be thou there the chief priests and scribes of the until I bring thee word : For people together, he demanded of Herod will seek the young child them where Christ should be to destroy him. born.

14 When he arose, he took the 5 And they said unto him, In young child and his mother by Beth-lehem of Judea : for thus it night, and departed into Egypt, is written by the prophet,

15 And was there until the 6 And thou, Beth-lehem, inthe death of Herod: that it might be land of Juda, art not the least fulfilled which was spoken of the among the princes of Juda : for Lord by the prophet, saying, Out out of thee shall come a Govern- of Egypt have I called my son. or, that shall rule my people Israel. 16 T Then Herod, when he saw

7 Then Herod, when he had that he was mocked of the wise privily called the wise men, en- men, was exceeding wroth, and quired of them diligently whạt sent forth, and slew all the chiltime the star appeared,

dren that werein Beth-lehem, and 8 md he sent them to Beth-le- in all the coasts thereof, from two hen, and said, Go, and search years old and under, according to diligently for the young child ; the time which he had diligently and, when ye have found him, enquired of the wise men. bring me word again, that I may 17 Then was fulfilled that which come and worship him also, was spoken by Jeremy the pro

9 When they had heard the phet, saying, king, they departed; and, lo, the 18 In Rama was there a voice star, which they saw in the east, heard, lamentation, and weeping, went before them, till it came and great mourning, Rachelweepand stood over where the young ing for her children, and would not

be comforted, because they are 10 When they saw the star, not. they rejoiced with exceeding great 19 | But when Herod was joy.

dead, behold, an angel of the 11 And, when they were comel

child was,

The preaching of John, Chàp. ii.

Christ is baptized. Lord appeareth in a dream to Jo-, warned you to flee from the wrath seph in Egypt,

to come? 20 Saying, Arise, and take the 8 Bring forth, therefore, fruits young child and his mother, and meet for repentance : go into the land of Israel : for they 9 And think not to say within are dead which sought the young yourselves, We have Abraham to child's life.

our father : for I say unto you, 21 And he arose, and took the That God is able of these stones young child and his mother, and to raise up children unto Abracame into the land of Israel. ham.

22 But when he heard that Ar- 10 And now also the ax is laid chelaus did reign in Judea in the unto the root of the trees : there. room of his father Herod, he was fore every tree which bringeth afraid to go thither: notwithstand- not forth good fruit is hewn down, ing, being warned of God in a and cast into the fire. dream, he turned aside into the 11 I indeed baptize you with parts of Galilee:

water unto repentance; but he 23 And he came and dwelt in a that cometh after me is mightier city called Nazareth : that it might than I, whose shoes I am not worbe fulfilled which was spoken by thy to bear: he shall baptize you the prophets, He shall be called a with the Holy Ghost, and with Nazarene,

fire : CHAP. III.

12 Whose fan is in his hand, The preaching of John the Baptist. and he will thoroughly purge his N those days came John the floor, and gather his wheat into

Baptist, preaching in the wil-the garner ; but he will bum up derness of Judea,

the chaff with unquenchable fire. 2 And saying, Repent ye : for 13 I Then cometh Jesus from the kingdom of heaven is at hand. Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be

3 For this is he that was spoken baptized of him. of by the prophet Esaias, saying, 14 But John forbade him, say. The voice of one crying in the wil- ing, I have need to be baptized derness, Prepare ye the way of the of thee, and comest thou to mo Lord, make his paths straight. 15 And Jesus, answering, sale

4 And the same John had his unto him, suffer it to be so now raiment of camels' hair, and a for thus it becometh us to fulfil leathern girdle about his loins; all righteousness. Then he sufand his meat was locusts and wild fered him, honey.

16 And Jesus, when he was 5 | Then went out to him Jeru-baptized, went up straightway salem, and all Judea, and all the out of the water: and, lo, the hearegion round about Jordan, vens were opened unto him, and

6 And were baptized of him in he saw the Spirit of God descendJordan, confessing their sins. ing like a dove, and lighting upon

7 But when he saw many of him : the Pharisees and Sadduceescome 17 And, lo, a'voice from heato his baptism, he said unto them, ven, saying, This is my beloved O generation of vipers! who hath Son, in whom I am well pleased.

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