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tion of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America to draw up Marginal Readings for the English Version of the Bible, and empowered by the General Convention of 1901 to print a Bible or Bibles containing the same, hereby certify that this edition of the Bible contains the Marginal Readings adopted by the General Convention, and allowed to be used in churches at the discretion of the minister in reading the Lessons from Holy Scripture in Morning and Evening Prayer;
Also that in the Appendix are contained certain other alternative renderings preferred by the Commission, and printed here by the authority of the General Convention, though not authorized for reading in the public services of the Church.
The renderings found in the margin are alternatives to the words or sentences marked by the same number and underlined in the text.
Renderings which are based on a difference of reading in the original Hebrew, Greek, or Latin texts are distinguished by a corresponding Or, at the foot of the page.
Certain explanations of names, and of the more literal rendering from the original of certain words or phrases, similar to those found in the margin of the version of 1611, are placed at the foot of the page.
THE FIRST BOOK OF MOSES, ,
12 And the earth brought forth
light, 6 of the firmament, 9 of the earth sep his kind, and the tree yielding
13 And 3 the evening and the
3 there was Iththee beginnine hered to N the beginning God created morning were the third day. evening and
14 1 And God said, Let there be there was 2 And the earth was without lights" in the firmament of the morning, a form, and void ; and darkness was heaven to divide the day from the third day. upon the face of the deep. And night; and let them be for signs, the Spirit of God moved upon the and for seasons, and for days, and face of the waters. 3 And God said, Let there be
15 And let them be for lights in
the firmament of the heaven to
16 And God made two great
and the darkness he called Night. the day, and the lesser light to I there vas And 'the evening and the inorning rule the night: he made the stars porting and were the first day. there was
6 " And God said, Let there be 17 And God set them in the firone day. a firmament in the midst of the mament of the heaven to give light
waters, and let it divide the waters upon the earth,
18 And to rule over the day and
19 And the evening and the 4 there was ment; and it was so.
morning were the fourth day. evening and 8 And God called the firmament there was Heaven. And ? the evening and
20 And God said, Let the waters
morning, a rruing and the morning were the second day.
bring forth abundantly the moving fourth day. there was
creature that hath life, and 5 fowl
5 let fowl masing, a
9 And God said, Let the waters that may fly above the earth in the fly soud day.
under the heaven be gathered to-
21 And God created great
their kind, and every winged fowl
fowl multiply in the earth.