1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 5

1 Esdras Chapter 4 Why is 1 Esdras shown with the King James Bible? 1 Then the second, that had spoken of the strength of the king, began to say, 2 O ye men, do not men excel in strength that bear rule over sea and land and all things in them? 3 But yet … Continue reading 1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 5

1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 4

1 Esdras Chapter 5 Why is 1 Esdras shown with the King James Bible? 1 After this were the principal men of the families chosen according to their tribes, to go up with their wives and sons and daughters, with their menservants and maidservants, and their cattle. 2 And Darius sent with them a thousand … Continue reading 1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 4

1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 3

1 Esdras Chapter 3 Why is 1 Esdras shown with the King James Bible? 1 Now when Darius reigned, he made a great feast unto all his subjects, and unto all his household, and unto all the princes of Media and Persia, 2 And to all the governors and captains and lieutenants that were under … Continue reading 1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 3

1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 2

1 Esdras Chapter 2 Why is 1 Esdras shown with the King James Bible? 1 In the first year of Cyrus king of the Persians, that the word of the Lord might be accomplished, that he had promised by the mouth of Jeremy; 2 The Lord raised up the spirit of Cyrus the king of … Continue reading 1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 2

1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 1

1 Esdras Chapter 1 Why is 1 Esdras shown with the King James Bible? 1 And Josias held the feast of the passover in Jerusalem unto his Lord, and offered the passover the fourteenth day of the first month; 2 Having set the priests according to their daily courses, being arrayed in long garments, in … Continue reading 1 BOOK OF ESDRAS 1

THE DEUTERONCANON

The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 16 1 Then John came up from Gazara, and told Simon his father what Cendebeus had done against their people. 2 And Simon called his two eldest sons, Judas and John, and said to them: I and my brethren, and my father's house, have fought against the enemies … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON

THE DEUTERONCANON

The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 15 1 And king Antiochus the son of Demetrius sent letters from the isles of the sea to Simon the priest, and prince of the nation of the Jews, and to all the people: 2 And the contents were these: King Antiochus to Simon the high priest, and … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON

THE DEUTERONCANON

The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 14 1 In the year one hundred and seventy-two, king Demetrius assembled has army, and went into Media to get him succours to fight against Tryphon. 2 And Arsaces the king of Persia and Media heard that Demetrius was entered within his borders, and he sent one of … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON

THE DEUTERONCANON

The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 13 1 Now Simon heard that Tryphon was gathering together a very great army, to invade the land of Juda, and to destroy it. 2 And seeing that the people was in dread, and in fear, he went up to Jerusalem, and assembled the people: 3 And exhorted … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON

THE DEUTERONCANON

The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 12 1 And Jonathan saw that the time served him, and he chose certain men and sent them to Rome, to confirm and to renew the amity with them: 2 And he sent letters to the Spartans, and to other places according to the same form. 3 And … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON