MAKE GOOD USE OF THE OPPORTUNITY

HH, Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div Merciful God, and Heavenly Father, we thank you that we can draw near to you this night, in peace and safety, no man daring to make us afraid; that we can read together with your holy Word, and worship you without obstruction or hindrance. As our outward circumstances are favourable, … Continue reading MAKE GOOD USE OF THE OPPORTUNITY

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

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

THE DEUTERONCANON

The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 11 1 And the king of Egypt gathered together an army, like the sand that lieth upon the sea shore, and many ships: and he sought to get the kingdom of Alexander by deceit, and join it to his own kingdom. 2 And he went out into Syria … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON

THE DEUTERONCANON

The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 10 1 Now in the hundred and sixtieth year Alexander the son of Antiochus, surnamed the Illustrious, came up and took Ptolemais, and they received him, and he reigned there. 2 And king Demetrius heard of it, and gathered together an exceeding great army, and went forth against … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON

THE DEUTERONCANON

  The First Book of the Maccabees Chapter 9 1 In the mean time when Demetrius heard that Nicanor and his army were fallen in battle, he sent again Bacchides and Alcimus into Judea; and the right wing of his army with them. 2 And they took the road that leadeth to Galgal, and they … Continue reading THE DEUTERONCANON