Proverbs

01 The wise sayings of Solomon, the son of David, king of Israel.   02 To have knowledge of wise teaching; to be clear about the words of reason:   03 To be trained in the ways of wisdom, in righteousness and judging truly and straight behaviour:   0

Job

01 There was a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job. He was without sin and upright, fearing God and keeping himself far from evil.   02 And he had seven sons and three daughters.   03 And of cattle he had seven thousand sheep and goats, and three thousand ca

Psalms

01 There was a man in the land of Uz whose name was Job. He was without sin and upright, fearing God and keeping himself far from evil.   02 And he had seven sons and three daughters.   03 And of cattle he had seven thousand sheep and goats, and three thousand ca

Esther

01 Now it came about in the days of Ahasuerus, (that Ahasuerus who was ruler of a hundred and twenty-seven divisions of the kingdom, from India as far as Ethiopia:)   02 That in those days, when King Ahasuerus was ruling in Shushan, his strong town,   03 In the t

Nehemiah

01 The history of Nehemiah, the son of Hacaliah. Now it came about, in the month Chislev, in the twentieth year, when I was in Shushan, the king's town,   02 That Hanani, one of my brothers, came with certain men from Judah; and in answer to my request for news of the Jews who h

2-Chronicles

01 And Solomon, the son of David, made himself strong in his kingdom, and the Lord his God was with him, and made him very great.   02 And Solomon sent word to all Israel, to the captains of thousands and of hundreds and to the judges and to every chief in all Israel, heads of t

Ruth

05 And Mahlon and Chilion came to their end; and the woman was without her two sons and her husband.   06 So she and her daughters-in-law got ready to go back from the country of Moab, for news had come to her in the country of Moab that the Lord, in mercy for his people, had given

Judges

01 Now after the death of Joshua, the children of Israel made request to the Lord, saying, Who is to go up first to make war for us against the Canaanites?   02 And the Lord said, Judah is to go up: see, I have given the land into his hands.   03 Then Judah said

Joshua

01 Now after the death of Moses, the servant of the Lord, the word of the Lord came to Joshua, the son of Nun, Moses' helper, saying,   02 Moses my servant is dead; so now get up! Go over Jordan, you and all this people, into the land which I am giving to them, to the children o

Jude

01 Jude, a servant of Jesus Christ and the brother of James, to those of God's selection who have been made holy by God the Father and are kept safe for Jesus Christ:   02 May mercy and peace and love be increased in you.   03 My loved ones, while my thoughts wer