2 MACCABEES

Chapter 6 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1Not long after this the king sent an old man of Athens to compel the Jews to depart from the laws of their fathers, and not to live after the laws of God: 2And to pollute also the temple in Jerusalem, and to … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

2 MACCABEES

Chapter 5 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1About the same time Antiochus prepared his second voyage into Egypt: 2And then it happened, that through all the city, for the space almost of forty days, there were seen horsemen running in the air, in cloth of gold, and armed with lances, … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

2 MACCABEES

Chapter 4 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1This Simon now, of whom we spake afore, having been a betrayer of the money, and of his country, slandered Onias, as if he had terrified Heliodorus, and been the worker of these evils. 2Thus was he bold to call him a traitor, … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

2 MACCABEES

Chapter 3 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1Now when the holy city was inhabited with all peace, and the laws were kept very well, because of the godliness of Onias the high priest, and his hatred of wickedness, 2It came to pass that even the kings themselves did honour the … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

2 MACCABEES

Chapter 2 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1It is also found in the records, that Jeremy the prophet commanded them that were carried away to take of the fire, as it hath been signified: 2And how that the prophet, having given them the law, charged them not to forget the … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

2 MACCABEES

Chapter 1 Why is 2 Maccabees shown with the King James Bible? 1The brethren, the Jews that be at Jerusalem and in the land of Judea, wish unto the brethren, the Jews that are throughout Egypt health and peace: 2God be gracious unto you, and remember his covenant that he made with Abraham, Isaac, and … Continue reading 2 MACCABEES

BEL AND THE DRAGON

Bel and the Dragon Chapter 1 Why is Bel and the Dragon shown with the King James Bible? 1 And king Astyages was gathered to his fathers, and Cyrus of Persia received his kingdom. 2 And Daniel conversed with the king, and was honoured above all his friends. 3 Now the Babylons had an idol, … Continue reading BEL AND THE DRAGON

PRAYER OF AZARIAH

Prayer of Azariah Chapter 1 Why is Prayer of Azariah shown with the King James Bible? 1And they walked in the midst of the fire, praising God, and blessing the Lord. 2Then Azarias stood up, and prayed on this manner; and opening his mouth in the midst of the fire said, 3Blessed art thou, O … Continue reading PRAYER OF AZARIAH

THE BOOK OF JUDITH

Judith Chapter 16 Why is Judith shown with the King James Bible? 1 Then Judith began to sing this thanksgiving in all Israel, and all the people sang after her this song of praise. 2 And Judith said, Begin unto my God with timbrels, sing unto my Lord with cymbals: tune unto him a new … Continue reading THE BOOK OF JUDITH

THE BOOK OF JUDITH

Judith Chapter 15 Why is Judith shown with the King James Bible? 1 And when they that were in the tents heard, they were astonished at the thing that was done. 2 And fear and trembling fell upon them, so that there was no man that durst abide in the sight of his neighbour, but … Continue reading THE BOOK OF JUDITH