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Bible in one year


January 18


Genesis 35:1-29
1. And God saith unto Jacob, `Rise, go up to Bethel, and dwell there, and make there an altar to God, who appeared unto thee in thy fleeing from the face of Esau thy brother.`
2. And Jacob saith unto his household, and unto all who [are] with him, `Turn aside the gods of the stranger which [are] in your midst, and cleanse yourselves, and change your garments;
3. and we rise, and go up to Bethel, and I make there an altar to God, who is answering me in the day of my distress, and is with me in the way that I have gone.`
4. And they give unto Jacob all the gods of the stranger that [are] in their hand, and the rings that [are] in their ears, and Jacob hideth them under the oak which [is] by Shechem;
5. and they journey, and the terror of God is on the cities which [are] round about them, and they have not pursued after the sons of Jacob.
6. And Jacob cometh in to Luz which [is] in the land of Canaan (it [is] Bethel), he and all the people who [are] with him,
7. and he buildeth there an altar, and proclaimeth at the place the God of Bethel: for there had God been revealed unto him, in his fleeing from the face of his brother.
8. And Deborah, Rebekah`s nurse, dieth, and she is buried at the lower part of Bethel, under the oak, and he calleth its name `Oak of weeping.`
9. And God appeareth unto Jacob again, in his coming from Padan-Aram, and blesseth him;
10. and God saith to him, `Thy name [is] Jacob: thy name is no more called Jacob, but Israel is thy name;` and He calleth his name Israel.
11. And God saith to him, `I [am] God Almighty; be fruitful and multiply, a nation and an assembly of nations is from thee, and kings from thy loins go out;
12. and the land which I have given to Abraham and to Isaac -- to thee I give it, yea to thy seed after thee I give the land.`
13. And God goeth up from him, in the place where He hath spoken with him.
14. And Jacob setteth up a standing pillar in the place where He hath spoken with him, a standing pillar of stone, and he poureth on it an oblation, and he poureth on it oil;
15. and Jacob calleth the name of the place where God spake with him Bethel.
16. And they journey from Bethel, and there is yet a kibrath of land before entering Ephratha, and Rachel beareth, and is sharply pained in her bearing;
17. and it cometh to pass, in her being sharply pained in her bearing, that the midwife saith to her, `Fear not, for this also [is] a son for thee.`
18. And it cometh to pass in the going out of her soul (for she died), that she calleth his name Ben-Oni; and his father called him Benjamin;
19. and Rachel dieth, and is buried in the way to Ephratha, which [is] Bethlehem,
20. and Jacob setteth up a standing pillar over her grave; which [is] the standing pillar of Rachel`s grave unto this day.
21. And Israel journeyeth, and stretcheth out his tent beyond the tower of Edar;
22. and it cometh to pass in Israel`s dwelling in that land, that Reuben goeth, and lieth with Bilhah his father`s concubine; and Israel heareth.
23. And the sons of Jacob are twelve. Sons of Leah: Jacob`s first-born Reuben, and Simeon, and Levi, and Judah, and Issachar, and Zebulun.
24. Sons of Rachel: Joseph and Benjamin.
25. And sons of Bilhah, Rachel`s maid-servant: Dan and Naphtali.
26. And sons of Zilpah, Leah`s maid-servant: Gad and Asher. These [are] sons of Jacob, who have been born to him in Padan-Aram.
27. And Jacob cometh unto Isaac his father, at Mamre, the city of Arba (which [is] Hebron), where Abraham and Isaac have sojourned.
28. And the days of Isaac are a hundred and eighty years,
29. and Isaac expireth, and dieth, and is gathered unto his people, aged and satisfied with days; and bury him do Esau and Jacob his sons.

Genesis 36:1-43
1. And these [are] births of Esau, who [is] Edom.
2. Esau hath taken his wives from the daughters of Canaan: Adah daughter of Elon the Hittite, and Aholibamah daughter of Anah, daughter of Zibeon the Hivite,
3. and Bashemath daughter of Ishmael, sister of Nebajoth.
4. And Adah beareth to Esau, Eliphaz; and Bashemath hath born Reuel;
5. and Aholibamah hath born Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah. These [are] sons of Esau, who were born to him in the land of Canaan.
6. And Esau taketh his wives, and his sons, and his daughters, and all the persons of his house, and his cattle, and all his beasts, and all his substance which he hath acquired in the land of Canaan, and goeth into the country from the face of Jacob his brother;
7. for their substance was more abundant than to dwell together, and the land of their sojournings was not able to bear them because of their cattle;
8. and Esau dwelleth in mount Seir: Esau is Edom.
9. And these [are] births of Esau, father of Edom, in mount Seir.
10. These [are] the names of the sons of Esau: Eliphaz son of Adah, wife of Esau; Reuel son of Bashemath, wife of Esau.
11. And the sons of Eliphaz are Teman, Omar, Zepho, and Gatam, and Kenaz;
12. and Timnath hath been concubine to Eliphaz son of Esau, and she beareth to Eliphaz, Amalek; these [are] sons of Adah wife of Esau.
13. And these [are] sons of Reuel: Nahath and Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah; these were sons of Bashemath wife of Esau.
14. And these have been the sons of Aholibamah daughter of Anah, daughter of Zibeon, wife of Esau; and she beareth to Esau, Jeush and Jaalam and Korah.
15. These [are] chiefs of the sons of Esau: sons of Eliphaz, first-born of Esau: chief Teman, chief Omar, chief Zepho, chief Kenaz,
16. chief Korah, chief Gatam, chief Amalek; these [are] chiefs of Eliphaz, in the land of Edom; these [are] sons of Adah.
17. And these [are] sons of Reuel son of Esau: chief Nahath, chief Zerah, chief Shammah, chief Mizzah; these [are] chiefs of Reuel, in the land of Edom; these [are] sons of Bashemath wife of Esau.
18. And these [are] sons of Aholibamah wife of Esau: chief Jeush, chief Jaalam, chief Korah; these [are] chiefs of Aholibamah daughter of Anah, wife of Esau.
19. These [are] sons of Esau (who [is] Edom), and these their chiefs.
20. These [are] sons of Seir the Horite, the inhabitants of the land: Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah,
21. and Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan; these [are] chiefs of the Horites, sons of Seir, in the land of Edom.
22. And the sons of Lotan are Hori and Heman; and a sister of Lotan [is] Timna.
23. And these [are] sons of Shobal: Alvan and Manahath, and Ebal, Shepho and Onam.
24. And these [are] sons of Zibeon, both Ajah and Anah: it [is] Anah that hath found the Imim in the wilderness, in his feeding the asses of Zibeon his father.
25. And these [are] sons of Anah: Dishon, and Aholibamah daughter of Anah.
26. And these [are] sons of Dishon: Hemdan, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran.
27. These [are] sons of Ezer: Bilhan, and Zaavan, and Akan.
28. These [are] sons of Dishan: Uz and Aran.
29. These [are] chiefs of the Horite: chief Lotan, chief Shobal, chief Zibeon, chief Anah,
30. chief Dishon, chief Ezer, chief Dishan: these [are] chiefs of the Horite in reference to their chiefs in the land of Seir.
31. And these [are] the kings who have reigned in the land of Edom before the reigning of a king over the sons of Israel.
32. And Bela son of Beor reigneth in Edom, and the name of his city [is] Dinhabah;
33. and Bela dieth, and reign in his stead doth Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah;
34. and Jobab dieth, and reign in his stead doth Husham from the land of the Temanite.
35. And Husham dieth, and reign in his stead doth Hadad son of Bedad (who smiteth Midian in the field of Moab), and the name of his city [is] Avith;
36. and Hadad dieth, and reign in his stead doth Samlah of Masrekah;
37. and Samlah dieth, and reign in his stead doth Saul from Rehoboth of the River;
38. and Saul dieth, and reign in his stead doth Baal-hanan son of Achbor;
39. and Baal-hanan son of Achbor dieth, and reign in his stead doth Hadar, and the name of his city [is] Pau; and his wife`s name [is] Mehetabel daughter of Matred, daughter of Me-zahab.
40. And these [are] the names of the chiefs of Esau, according to their families, according to their places, by their names: chief Timnah, chief Alvah, chief Jetheth,
41. chief Aholibamah, chief Elah, chief Pinon,
42. chief Kenaz, chief Teman, chief Mibzar,
43. chief Magdiel, chief Iram: these [are] chiefs of Edom, in reference to their dwellings, in the land of their possession; he [is] Esau father of Edom.

Psalms 9:6-10
6. O thou Enemy, Finished have been destructions for ever, As to cities thou hast plucked up, Perished hath their memorial with them.
7. And Jehovah to the age abideth, He is preparing for judgment His throne.
8. And He judgeth the world in righteousness, He judgeth the peoples in uprightness.
9. And Jehovah is a tower for the bruised, A tower for times of adversity.
10. They trust in Thee who do know Thy name, For Thou hast not forsaken Those seeking Thee, O Jehovah.

Proverbs 3:27-30
27. Withhold not good from its owners, When thy hand [is] toward God to do [it].
28. Say not thou to thy friend, `Go, and return, and to-morrow I give,` And substance with thee.
29. Devise not against thy neighbour evil, And he sitting confidently with thee.
30. Strive not with a man without cause, If he have not done thee evil.

Matthew 12:22-50
22. Then was brought to him a demoniac, blind and dumb, and he healed him, so that the blind and dumb both spake and saw.
23. And all the multitudes were amazed, and said, `Is this the Son of David?`
24. but the Pharisees having heard, said, `This one doth not cast out demons, except by Beelzeboul, ruler of the demons.`
25. And Jesus, knowing their thoughts, said to them, `Every kingdom having been divided against itself is desolated, and no city or house having been divided against itself, doth stand,
26. and if the Adversary doth cast out the Adversary, against himself he was divided, how then doth his kingdom stand?
27. `And if I, by Beelzeboul, do cast out the demons, your sons -- by whom do they cast out? because of this they -- they shall be your judges.
28. `But if I, by the Spirit of God, do cast out the demons, then come already unto you did the reign of God.
29. `Or how is one able to go into the house of the strong man, and to plunder his goods, if first he may not bind the strong man? and then his house he will plunder.
30. `He who is not with me is against me, and he who is not gathering with me, doth scatter.
31. Because of this I say to you, all sin and evil speaking shall be forgiven to men, but the evil speaking of the Spirit shall not be forgiven to men.
32. And whoever may speak a word against the Son of Man it shall be forgiven to him, but whoever may speak against the Holy Spirit, it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this age, nor in that which is coming.
33. `Either make the tree good, and its fruit good, or make the tree bad, and its fruit bad, for from the fruit is the tree known.
34. `Brood of vipers! how are ye able to speak good things -- being evil? for out of the abundance of the heart doth the mouth speak.
35. The good man out of the good treasure of the heart doth put forth the good things, and the evil man out of the evil treasure doth put forth evil things.
36. `And I say to you, that every idle word that men may speak, they shall give for it a reckoning in a day of judgment;
37. for from thy words thou shalt be declared righteous, and from thy words thou shalt be declared unrighteous.`
38. Then answered certain of the scribes and Pharisees, saying, `Teacher, we will to see a sign from thee.`
39. And he answering said to them, `A generation, evil and adulterous, doth seek a sign, and a sign shall not be given to it, except the sign of Jonah the prophet;
40. for, as Jonah was in the belly of the fish three days and three nights, so shall the Son of Man be in the heart of the earth three days and three nights.
41. `Men of Nineveh shall stand up in the judgment with this generation, and shall condemn it, for they reformed at the proclamation of Jonah, and lo, a greater than Jonah here!
42. `A queen of the south shall rise up in the judgment with this generation, and shall condemn it, for she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon, and lo, a greater than Solomon here!
43. `And, when the unclean spirit may go forth from the man, it doth walk through dry places seeking rest, and doth not find;
44. then it saith, I will turn back to my house whence I came forth; and having come, it findeth [it] unoccupied, swept, and adorned:
45. then doth it go, and take with itself seven other spirits more evil than itself, and having gone in they dwell there, and the last of that man doth become worse than the first; so shall it be also to this evil generation.`
46. And while he was yet speaking to the multitudes, lo, his mother and brethren had stood without, seeking to speak to him,
47. and one said to him, `Lo, thy mother and thy brethren do stand without, seeking to speak to thee.`
48. And he answering said to him who spake to him, `Who is my mother? and who are my brethren?`
49. And having stretched forth his hand toward his disciples, he said, `Lo, my mother and my brethren!
50. for whoever may do the will of my Father who is in the heavens, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.`