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CHAP.11 Circumcision Disputed CHAP.15
8 Paul's Defence
9 Paul Smitten
14 A Viper fastens on Paul's hand 28
6 | How to use Christian Liberty 14
7 Of Christ's Resurrection
Paul's Godly Boasting
1 Christ Freeth us from the Law
3 || Lenity Recommended
1. Exhortation to Unity
2 Exhortation to Love
2 !| General Exhortations
2 | Prayer Recommended
1|| To avoid Idleness
|| Apostacy Foretold
2 Of Widows and Elders
3 | The Gain of Godliness
1|| A New Covenant
2 The Sacrifices of the Law
3 | Christ's Perfect Sacrifice
4 | The Power of Faith
5 Divers Exhortations
6 | Obedience to Spiritual Riders
| Qualification of Ministers
: || Hereticks to be rejected
ACCORDING TO SAINT MATTHEW.
and Manasses begat Amon; and Amon begat Josi.
THE GENEALOGY OF CHRIST.
THE book of the generation 11 And Josias begat Jechoniof Jesus Christ, the son of Da- as and his brethren, about the vid, the son of Abraham. time they were carried away to 2 Abraham begat Isaac ; and Babylon: Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob 12 And after they were brought begat Judas and his brethren ; to Babylon, Jechonias begat
3 And Judas begat Phares Salathiel ; and Salathiel begat and Zara of Thamar; and Pha- | Zorobabel ; res begat Esrom; and Esrom 13 And Zorobabel begat Abibegat Aram;
ud; and Abiud begat Eliakim; 4 And Aram begat Amina- and Eliakim begat Azor ; dab : and Aminadab begat 14 And Azor begat Sadoc ; Naasson; and Naasson begat and Sadoc begat Achim ; and Salmon;
Achim begat Eliud ; 5 And Salmon begat Booz of 15 And Eliud begat Eleazar ; Rachab; and Booz begat Obed and Eleazar begat Matthan of Ruth; and Obed begat Jes and Matthan begat Jacob;
16 And Jacob begat Joseph, 6 And Jesse begat David the the husband of Mary, of whom king; and David the king be- was born Jesus, who is called gat Solomon of her that had Christ. been the wife of Urias;
17 So all the generations, from 7 And Solomon begat Robo- Abraham to David, are fourteen am; and Roboam begat Abia ; generations; and from David, and Abia begat Asa ;
until the carrying away into 8 And Asa begat Josaphat ; || Babylon, are fourteen generaand Josaphat begat Joram ; and tions; and from the carrying Joram begat Ozias;
away into Babylon, unto Christ, 9 And Ozias begat Joatham ; are fourteen generations. and Joatham begat Achaz; and 18 Now the birth of Jesus Achaz begat Ezekias ;
Christ was on this wise: When 10 And Ezekias begat Ma- | as his mother Mary was espous
ed to Joseph, before they came || in Beth-lehem of Judea, in the together, she was found with days of Herod the king, behold, child of the Holy Ghost.
there came wise men from the 19 Then Joseph her husband, east to Jerusalem, being a just man, and not wil- 2 Saying, Where is he that is ling to make her a public exam- born king of the Jews? for we ple, was minded to put her away have seen his star in the east, privily.
and are come to worship him. 20 But, while he thought on 3 When Herod the king had these things, behold, the angel heard these things, he was trouof the Lord appeared unto him bled, and all Jerusalem with in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou him. son of David, fear not to take 4 And when he had gathered unto thee Mary thy wife; for all the chief priests and scribes that which is conceived in her, of the people together, he deis of the Holy Ghost.
manded of them where Christ 21 And she shall bring forth a should be born. 'son, and thou shalt call his name 5 And they said unto him, In JESUS; for he shall save his Beth-lehem, of Judea: for thus it people from their sins.
is written by the prophet,
6 And thou Beth-lehem, in it might be fulfilled which was the land of Juda, art not least spoken of the Lord by the pro- among the princes of Juda: for phet, saying,
out of thee shall come a Gover23 Behold, a virgin shall be nor, that shall rule my people with child, and shall bring forth Israel. a son, and they shall call his 7 Then Herod, when he had name Emmanuel; which, being privily called the wise men, eninterpreted, is, God with us.) quired of them diligently what 24 Then Joseph, being raised time the star appeared. from sleep, did as the angel of 8 And he sent them to Beththe Lord had bidden him, and lehem, and said, Go, and search took unto him his wife;
diligently for the young child ; 25 And knew her not till she and, when ye have found him, had brought forth her first-born bring me word again, that I may son: and he called his name come and worship him also. JESUS.
9 When they had heard the king,
they departed; and, lo, the star, CHAP. II.
which they saw in the east, went
before them, till it came and CHRIST'S NATIVITY.
stood over where the young NOW, when Jesus was born child was.