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sion of tongues. Mankind scattered over the face of

the earth - - - - page 69. Sect. XIII. The genealogy of Shem to Abraham - - '71 Sect. XIV. The history of Abraham. The Lord calls him. He departs from Haran - - - 72. Sect, XV. Abraham and Lot separate. The Lord appears to Abraham - - - - - 77 Sect. XVI. Abraham's covenant with Abimelech. Abraham removes to Mamre - C - - - 79 Sect. XVII. Lot taken prisoner and rescued by Abraham, Abraham meets with Melchisedec king of Salem, and is blessed by him - - - - 84 Sect. XVIII. The Lord makes a covenant with Abraham to bless his posterity - - - 87 Sect. XIX. Character of Ishmael foretold by the angel of the Lord to Hagar. Ishmael born - * - 92 Sect. XX. The Lord appears to Abraham, and makes an . . everlasting eovenant with him, including all the na- *. tions of the earth. Circumcision ordained. A son pro- mised to Abraham and Sarai, Their names changed - 94 Sect. XXI. The Lord appears to Abraham at Mamre, accompanied by two angels. Renews his promise of a * - son to Abraham and Sarah , , - . or , - 99 Sect, XXII. The Lord reveals to Abraham that he would ... -destroy Sodom and Gomorrah. Abraham intercedes . ; for them. ... ... - . . . • f - - - 103 Sect. XXIII. The destruction of Sodom. Lot's wife turned into a pillar of salt . . . . - - -, ... 108 Sect. XXIV. The birth of Isaac. Hagar and Ishmael dis- missed - - - - 11.5 Sect. XXV. Abraham offers up his son Isaac. The Lord swears to bless him and multiply his posterity 120 , Sect. XXVI. The death of Sarah. Abraham purchases the field and cave of Machpelah - - - ... 126 Sect. XXVII. Abraham sends his steward to his kindred to get a wife for his son. Isaac marries Rebekah. 199 Sect. XXVIII. The birth of Esau and Jacob - F39 sect. XXIX. Abraham marries Keturab. The names of his sons. His death and burial - - , - 140 Sect. XXX. The names of Ishmael's sons. His death 144

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Sect. XXXI. The Lord renews his promise to Isaac. Blesses him with prosperity. The Lord appears to Isaac again at Beersheba * * * *- - page 146 Sect. XXXII. Esau sells his birth-right to Jacob - 151 Sect. XXXIII. Jacob-deceives his father. - Isaac pronounces the blessing of the Lord upon him. He blesses Esau 154 Sect. XXXIV. Isaac blesses Jacob again, and, sends him

away to Padan-aram - - - 16¢ Sect. XXXV. The Lord appears to Jacobin a vision; and

gives him the blessing of Abraham - - 167 Sect. XXXVI. Jacob hires himself to Laban. He marries

Leah and Rachel - * . . . - 172 Sect. XXXVII. Jacob's family increases. The Lord blesses

him with prosperity - • * : * * 175 Sect. XXXVIII, Jacob by the command of the Lord departs from Mesopotamia. Laban pursues him. A covenant

made between Laban and Jacob - ...— . . * 179 Sect. XXXIX. Jacob met by angels. He sends a present to his brother Esau w - * *- ...' J. of 87 Sect. XL. Jacob wrestles with an angel. His name changed to Israel - * - * . . . .''' - 191 Sect. XLI. Jacob meets his brother Esau and is reconciled to nim - - - * - - 193

Sect. XLII. The Lord appears to Jaeob. He puts away all the idols that were found among his household, He - sets up a pillar at Bethel -, * * * - of 97 Sect. XLIII. The death off Raohel. Jacob returns to his father. - The death of Isaac. The mames of Jacob’s

: sons - - - ... •. 201 Sect. XLIV. Joseph offends his brethren. They sell him to the Ishmaelites. He is carried into Egypt • 203 Sect. XLV. Joseph sold to Potiphar. His mistress accuses him. He is thrown into prison , , , or 909 Sect. XLVI. Joseph interprets the dreams of Pharaoh’s but!er and baker - - - so- 215

Sect. XLVII. Joseph interprets the dream of Pharaohsking of Egypt. He is taken out of prison, and made governor of Egypt - - - ‘ - 218 Sect. XLVIII. A famine in Canaan. Jacob sends to Egypt to buy corn. Joseph treats his brethren as opies. He detains Simeon - - - 227 . Sect. *

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XLIX. Joseph makes further trial of his brethren's sincerity - . .- page 233 L. The distress of Joseph's brethren. The pathetic speech of Reuben. Joseph makes himself known to his

brethren ... • - - - 238
LI. Joseph’s brethren return to Canaan. Jacob goes
into Egypt with his whole family - - 245
LII. The famine increases. The Egyptians sell them-
selves to Pharaoh - - - 253
LIII. Jacob blesses the two sons of Joseph, Manasseh
and Ephraim. He pronounces prophetic blessings on
all his sons. Jacob dies . - - 256
LIV. The funeral of Jacob. Joseph's kindness to his
brethren . • - - - - 265
LV. The death of Joseph - - 269

LVI. The wonderful increase of the children of Israel.
They are oppressed by the Egyptians. The birth of

Moses. He is preserved by Pharaoh’s daughter 271
LVII. Moses kills an Egyptian. . He departs from
Egypt . , - . . - * - - 276

LVIII. The Lord appears to Moses in a burning bush 280

Sect. LIX. Moses and Aaron sent by the Lord with a mes

sage of comfort to the Israelites - 291

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to Pharaoh , - - - 293
LXI. The Lord causes Aaron's rod to become a ser-
pent, and the river to turn into blood, to prove the
truth of Moses's mission . - - 302
LXII. The plagues of frogs, lice, and flies, sent upon
the Egyptians, and removed at the prayer of Moses 306

LXIII. The plagues of murrain, boils, and blains, and
hail - - * * * - 313
LXIV. The plagues of locusts, and darkness 319
LXV. The Lord's last message to Pharaoh. He still
hardens his heart - - - 326
LXVI. The institution of the Passover - 329
LXVII. The Lord slays all the first-born of Egypt.
The children of Israel depart out of the land 334

LXVIII. The Israelites pass through the Red Sea. The
Egyptians follow them, and are all drowned - 343
LXIX. The song of Moses - - 351

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LXX. The Israelites pursue their journey. They mur-
mur for want of water. Manna sent - page 354
LXXI. Moses at God's command strikes the rock, and
water gushes out - - - 361
LXXII. The Law given by God from Mount Sinai.
The people request Moses to be their mediator 365
LXXIII. Moses again ascends the mountain. He
writes the word of the Lord's covenant with Israel.
Two tables of the law, written by the finger of God,
delivered to Moses - - - 374

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