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thereof, a hundred and forty and as crystal, proceeding out of the four cubits, according to the mea- throne of God and of the Lamb. sure of a man, that is, of the angel. 2 In the midst of the street of it, i 18 And the building of the wall and on either side of the river was of it was of jasper: and the city there the tree of life, which bare was pure gold, like unto clear twelve manner of fruits, and yieldglass.
ed her fruit every month: and the 19 And the foundations of the leaves of the tree were for the heal. wall of the city were garnished ing of the nations. with all manner of precious stones. 6 3 And there shall be no more The first foundation was jasper ; curse: but the throne of God and the second, sapphire; the third, a of the Lamb shall be in it; and his chalcedony ; the fourth, an eme- servants shall serve him: rald ;
16 4 And they shall see his face; 20 The fifth, sardonyx: the and his name shall be in their foresixth, sardius ; the seventh, chry- heads. solite; the eighth, beryl; the ninth, 5 And there shall be no night 4 topaz; the tenth, a chrysopra- there ; and they need no candie, sus ; the eleventh, a jacinth ; the neither light of the sun ; for the twelfth, an amethyst.
Lord God giveth them light: and 21 And the twelve gates were they shall reign for ever and ever. twelve pearls ; every several gate 6 And he said unto me, These was of one pearl ; and the street sayings are faithful and true. And of the city was pure gold, as it the Lord God of the holy prophets were transparent glass.
sent his angel to shew unto his t 22 And I saw no temple therein: servants the things which must for the Lord God Almighty and shortly be done. the Lamb are the temple of it. 16.7 Behold, I come quickly: bless
23 And the city had no need of ed is he that keepeth the sayings the sun, neither of the moon, to of the prophecy of this book. shine in it: for the glory of God 8 And I John saw these things, did lighten it, and the Lamb is the and heard them. And when I had light thereof.
heard and seen, I fell down to 24 And the nations of them worship before the feet of the which are saved shall walk in the angel which shewed me these light of it: and the kings of the things. earth do bring their glory and P 9 Then saith he unto me, See honour into it.
thou do it not: for I am thy fellow25 And the gates of it shall not servant, and of thy brethren the be shut at all by day: for there prophets, and of them which keep shall be no night there.
the sayings of this book: worship 26 And they shall bring the God. glory and honour of the nations 10 And he saith unto me, Seal into it.
not the sayings of the prophecy of t 27 And there shall in no wise this book : for the time is at hand. enter into it any thing that de- t 11 He that is unjust, let him be fileth, neither whatsoever worketh unjust still: and he which is filthy, abomination, or maketh a lie ; but let him be filthy still: and he that they which are written in the is righteous, let him be righteous Lamb's book of life.
still: and he that is holy, let him
be holy still.
every man according as his work is athirst come. And whosoever shall be.
will, let him take the water of life t 13 I am Alpha and Omega, the freely. beginning and the end, the first w 18 For I testify unto every man and the last.
that heareth the words of the prob 14 Blessed are they that do his phecy of this book, If any man commandments, that they may shall add unto these things, God have right to the tree of life, and shall add unto him the plagues may enter in through the gates that are written in this book: into the city.
w 19 And if any man shall take 15 For without are dogs, and away from the words of the book sorcerers, and whoremongers, and of this prophecy, God shall take murderers, and idolaters, and who away his part out of the book of soever loveth and maketh a lie. life, and out of the holy city, and
16 I Jesus have sent mine angel from the things which are written to testify unto you these things in (in this book. the churches. I am the root and d 20 He which testifieth these the offspring of David, and the things saith, Surely I come quickbright and morning-star.
ly: Amen. Even so, come, Lord b 17 And the Spirit and the bride Jesus. say, Come. And let him that hear-b 21 The grace of our Lord Jesus Come. And let him that Christ be with you all. Amen.
A TABLE OF ST. PAUL'S APOSTOLIC JOURNEYS.
Jerusalem Seleucia Antioch in Pi- Lystra Antioch in Sy- Antioch in Sy. Salamis
Amphipolis Corinth Antioch in Sy-
Miletus in Asia Ptolemais Phrygia Corinth Mitylene Island Coos Island Cæsarea Ephesus Macedonia Chios Island Rhodes Island Jerusalem Troas
Philippi Samos Island Patara in Lycia
Crete Cæsarea Fair Havens Puteoli
Melite Island Appii Forum Spain, only in- Antioch in Sy. Myra Syracuse Three Taverns tended
ria The fifth Journey begins A. D. 64, and ends 68. Colosse Nicopolis in E- Corinth Miletum in Rome Philippi
Contents of the New Testament.
CONTENTS OF THE NEW TESTAMENT.
Of faith and works Chap
Chap. 1 Against covetousness Exhortation to constancy 2 The trial of faith. Household duties
I. PETER. Prayer recommended
4 Spiritual graces from God I. THESSALONIANS.
Christ the corner stone History of their conversion 1 Duty of wives and husbands How the gospel was preached
Of ceasing from sin to the Thessalonians 2 The duty of elders Paul s love in sending Timo
1 Exhortation to godliness 4 False teachers foretold Description of Christ's coming. 5
Certainty of judgment
1 Of steadfastness in the truth . 2
person described Christ our advocate
2 To avoid idleness
God's great love
Try the spirits
3 Prayers made for all men 2
II. JOAN. Of bishops and deacons
An elect lady exhorted
1 The gain of godliness
I Paul's love to Timothy
Of constancy in the faith
1 Exhortation to Timothy
3 Of the coming of Christ
3 Qualification for ministers 1 The vision of a throne Christians' duty
2 The book with seven seals Paul directs what to teach, and The seven seals opened
6 what not
3 The number of the sealed 7 PHILEMON. Seven angels with trumpets
8 Philemon's faith commended. 1 A star falleth from heaven 9 HEBREWS, The book eaten
10 Christ far above angels. 1 The two witnesses
11 Obedience due to Christ 2 The red dragon
12 Christ above Moses
3 of the beast with seven heads The christian's rest 4 and ten horns
13 Of Christ's priesthood 5 The harvest of the world
14 The danger of apostacy
6 The seven angels with the seMelchisedek and Christ 7 ven last plagues
15 A new covenant 8 Of the vials of wrath
16 The sacrifices of the law 9 The scarlet whore
17 Christ's perfect sacrifice 10 The fall of Babylon
18 The power of faith 11 The Lamb's marriage
19 Divers exhortations
12 The first resurrection Obedience to spiritual rulers . 13 The heavenly Jerusalem deJAMES. scribed
21 Wisdom to be sought of God. !1The tree of life