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The Names and Order of the Books of the New Testament,
with the number of their Chapters.

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1 The GOSPEL according to ST. MATTHEW.


13 And Zorobabel begat 1 The genealogy of Jesus Christ....18 Mary's Abiud; and Abiud begat Eliamiraculous conception; Jesus is born....21, kim; and Eliakim begat Azor; 23 His names, with their interpretation. 14 And Azor begat Sadoc; TH HE book of the generation and Sadoc begat Achim; and of Jesus Christ, the son of Achim begat Eliud; David, the son of Abraham.

15 And Eliud begat Eleazar; 2 Abraham begat Isaac; and and Eleazar begat Matthan; and Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob Matthan begat Jacob; begat Judas and his brethren ; 16 And Jacob begat Joseph

3 And Judas begat Phares the husband of Mary, of whom and Zara of Thamar; and Pha- was born Jesus, who is called res begat Esrom; and Esrom Christ." begat Aram ;

17 So all the generations 4 And Aram begat Aminadab; from Abraham to David are and Aminadab begat Naasson; fourteen generations; and from and Naasson begat Salmon; David until the carrying away

5 And Salmon begat Booz of into Babylon are fourteen geneRachab; and Booz begat_Obed rations; and from the carrying of Ruth; and Obed begat Jesse ; away into Babylon unto Christ 6 And Jesse begat David the are fourteen generations. king; and David the king begat 18 Now the birth of Jesus Solomon of her that had been the Christ was on this wise: When wife of Urias; as his mother Mary was espous7 And Solomon begat Robo-ed to Joseph, before they came am; and Roboam begat Abia; together, she was found with and Abia begat Asa; child of the Holy Ghost.

8 And Asa begat Josaphat; and Josaphat begat Joram; and Joram begat Ozias;

19 Then Joseph her husband, being a just man, and not willing to make her a public example, 9 And Ozias begat Joatham; was minded to put her away priand Joatham begat Achaz, and vily. Achaz begat Ezekias;

20 But while he thought on 10 And Ezekias begat Ma- these things, behold, the angel nasses; and Manasses begat of the Lord appeared to him in Amon; and Amon begat Josias; a dream, saying, Joseph, thou 11 And Josias begat Jecho- son of David, fear not to take nias and his brethren, about the unto thee Mary thy wife: for time they were carried away to that which is conceived in her Babylon: is of the Holy Ghost.

12 And after they were 21 And she shall bring forth brought to Babylon, Jechonias a son, and thou shalt call his begat Salathiel; and Salathiel name JESUS: for he shall save begat Zorobabel; his people from their sins.

22 Now all this was done, that 7 Then Herod, when he had it might be fulfilled which was privily called the wise men, inspoken of the Lord by the pro-quired of them diligently what phet, saying, time the star appeared.

23 Behold, a virgin shall be 8 And he sent them to Bethwith child, and shall bring forth lehem, and said, Go, and search a son, and they shall call his diligently for the young child; name Emmanuel, which being and when ye have found him, interpreted is, God with us. bring me word again, that I may come and worship him also.

24 Then Joseph, being raised from sleep, did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took unto him his wife:

9 When they had heard the king, they departed; and lo, the star, which they saw in the east, 25 And knew her not till she went before them, till it came had brought forth her first-born and stood over where the young son and he called his name child was. JESUS.


10 When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceeding 1 Wise men inquire after Christ....11 They great joy. worship him, and offer presents....13 Joseph 11 And when they were fleeth into Egypt with Jesus and Mary....16

Herod slayeth the children at Bethlehem... come into the house, they saw 19 Christ brought out of Egypt. the young child with Mary his and fell



Jesus in Bethlehem of Judea in worshipped him: and when the days of Herod the king, be- they had opened their treahold, there came wise men from sures, they presented unto him the east to Jerusalem, gifts; gold, and frankincense,

2 Saying, Where is he that is and myrrh. born King of the Jews? for we 12 And being warned of God have seen his star in the east, in a dream that they should not and are come to worship him. return to Herod, they departed 3 When Herod the king had into their own country another heard these things, he was trou- way. bled, and all Jerusalem with him.

13 And when they were de4 And when he had gathered parted, behold, the angel of the all the chief priests and scribes Lord appeareth to Joseph in a of the people together, he de- dream, saying, Arise, and take manded of them where Christ the young child and his mother, should be born. and flee into Egypt, and be thou

5 And they said unto him, In there until I bring thee word: Bethlehem of Judea: for thus for Herod will seek the young it is written by the prophet, child to destroy him.

6 And thou Bethlehem, in the 14 When he arose, he took land of Juda, art not the least the young child and his mother among the princes of Juda: for by night, and departed into out of thee shall come a Go- Egypt: vernor, that shall rule my people 15 And was there until the Israel. death of Herod that it might


be fulfilled which was spoken| of the Lord by the prophet, say-1 John preacheth; his office, 5 and baptism.... ing, Out of Egypt have 1 called

7 He rebuketh the Pharisees....13 Christ baptized by John in Jordan.

my son.

TN those days came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judea,

16 1 Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth, and sent forth, and slew all the 2 And saying, Repent ye; children that were in Bethlehem, for the kingdom of heaven is at and in all the coasts thereof, hand. from two years old and under, 3 For this is he that was spoaccording to the time which he ken of by the prophet Esaias, had diligently inquired of the saying, The voice of one crying wise men. in the wilderness, Prepare ye 17 Then was fulfilled that the way of the Lord, make his which was spoken by Jeremy paths straight. the prophet, saying,

4 And the same John had his 18 In Rama was there a voice raiment of camel's hair, and a heard, lamentation, and weep-leathern girdle about his loins; ing, and great mourning, Rachel and his meat was locusts and weeping for her children, and wild honey. would not be comforted, because 5 Then went out to him Jethey are not. rusalem, and all Judea, and all 19 1 But, when Herod was the region round about Jordan, dead, behold, an angel of the 6 And were baptized of him Lord appeareth in a dream to in Jordan, confessing their sins. Joseph in Egypt, 7 ¶ But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come?

20 Saying, Arise, and take the young child and his mother, and go into the land of Israel for they are dead which sought the young child's life.

21 And he arose, and took the young child and his mother, and came into the land of 9 And think not to say within Israel. yourselves, We have Abraham

8 Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance:

22 But when he heard that to our father: for I say unto you, Archelaus did reign in Judea in that God is able of these stones the room of his father Herod, to raise up children unto Abrahe was afraid to go thither: not- ham. withstanding, being warned of 10 And now also the axe is God in a dream, he turned aside laid unto the root of the trees : into the parts of Galilee: therefore every tree which bring

23 And he came and dwelt eth not forth good fruit is hewn in a city called Nazareth: that down, and cast into the fire. it might be fulfilled which was 11 I indeed baptize you with spoken by the prophets, He shall water unto repentance: but he be called a Nazarenc. that cometh after me is mightier


than I, whose shoes I am not by bread alone, but by every worthy to bear: he shall baptize word that proceedeth out of the you with the Holy Ghost, and mouth of God.

with fire:

5 Then the devil taketh him 12 Whose fan is in his hand, up into the holy city, and setand he will thoroughly purge teth him on a pinnacle of the his floor, and gather his wheat temple,

into the garner; but he will burn 6 And saith unto him, If thou up the chaff with unquenchable be the Son of God, cast thyself fire. down, for it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.

13 ¶ Then cometh Jesus from Galilee to Jordan unto John, to be baptized of him.

14 But John forbade him, saying, I have need to be baptized

of thee, and comest thou to me? 7 Jesus said unto him, It is 15 And Jesus answering said written again, Thou shalt not unto him, Suffer it to be so now tempt the Lord thy God. for thus it becometh us to fulfil 8. Again, the devil taketh him all righteousness. Then he suf-up into an exceeding high mounfered him. tain, and sheweth him all the 16 And Jesus, when he was kingdoms of the world, and the baptized, went up straightway glory of them,

out of the water: and lo, the 9 And saith unto him, All heavens were opened unto him, these things will I give thee, if and he saw the Spirit of God thou wilt fall down and worship descending like a dove, and me. lighting upon him:

10 Then saith Jesus unto 17 And lo, a voice from hea- him, Get thee hence, Satan: ven, saying, This is my beloved for it is written, Thou shalt worSon, in whom I am well pleased. ship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.


1 Christ fasteth, and is tempted.....17 He be ginneth to preach....18 He calleth Peter and Andrew....23 He teacheth in the synagogue, and healeth the diseased.

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11 Then the devil leaveth him, and behold, angels came and ministered unto him.

12 Now, when Jesus had

THEN HEN was Jesus led up of heard that John was cast into the Spirit into the wilder- prison, he departed into Galiness to be tempted of the devil. lee;

2 And when he had fasted 13 And leaving Nazareth, he forty days and forty nights, he came and dwelt in Capernaum, was afterwards a hungered. which is upon the sea-coast, in

3 And when the tempter came the borders of Zabulon and to him, he said, If thou be the Nephthalim 0 Son of God, command that these stones be made bread.

14 That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying,

4 But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live

15 The land of Zabulon, and

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