./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Abraham And Isaac.htmAbraham And Isaac.
ABRAHAM AND ISAAC One day God said to Abraham to try him, "Take now they son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering." So Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/AchanAchan's Sin.
ACHAN'S SIN But Achan, a man of the tribe of Judah, took some of the spoil of Jericho, which God had commanded them to utterly destroy. And the anger of God was kindled against the children of Israel. So when the people went up to take the city of Ai,
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/BalaamBalaam's Sacrifice.
BALAAM'S SACRIFICE After this the children of Israel pitched their camp near Moab. And the king of Moab was afraid of them because they were stronger than his people. So he sent messengers to Balaam, the false prophet, to come and curse the Israelites. But God would not let Balaam
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/GideonGideon's Fleece.
GIDEON'S FLEECE But when Joshua and all the men that had known him were dead, the children of Israel forgot God and turned to worship idols. Then God allowed the Midianites to come up against them and to overcome them, and the children of Israel hid from their enemies in
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Gideon And The Pitchers.htmGideon And The Pitchers.
GIDEON AND THE PITCHERS Then Gideon and all the people that were with him rose up early. And God said to Gideon, "The people that are with thee are too many, lest Israel say, Mine own hand hath saved me. "Now therefore proclaim, saying, Whosoever is afraid, let him return."
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Hagar And Ishmael.htmHagar And Ishmael.
HAGAR AND ISHMAEL God had promised Abraham that He would make of him a great nation like the sand of the seashore for number. Now Abraham and Sarah were old and had no children, but Abraham believed God. But when Abraham was a hundred years old God gave Sarah a
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Isaac And Rebekah.htmIsaac And Rebekah.
ISAAC AND REBEKAH When Rebekah knew it was Abraham's servant, she ran and told her friends. And Laban, Rebekah's brother, ran out to Abraham's servant and said, "Come in, thou blessed of the Lord." So he brought him in and gave food to his camels and water to wash his
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Israelites Spoil The Egyptians.htmIsraelites Spoil The Egyptians.
ISRAELITES SPOIL THE EGYPTIANS And Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron by night, and said, "Rise up and get you forth from among my people, both ye and the children of Israel; and go serve the Lord as ye have said." And the Egyptians were urgent that they might send
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Jacob.htmJacob.
JACOB'S DREAM Isaac and Rebekah had two sons, Esau and Jacob. Esau was fond of hunting, but Jacob stayed at home. Now Esau hated Jacob, and thought of killing him as soon as Isaac their father died. When Rebekah was told of it she said to Jacob, "Go now to
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Jacob Deceived By His Sons.htmJacob Deceived BHis Sons.
JACOB DECEIVED BY HIS SONS Reuben meant to bring Joseph back to his father, and when he returned to take Joseph out, he found Joseph was not in the pit. And Reuben rent his clothes for sorrow. And he went back to his brethren and said, "The child is not;
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Jacob Meets Esau.htmJacob Meets Esau.
JACOB MEETS ESAU One day God told Jacob to take his wives Leah and Rachel, and his children, and go back to the land of Canaan, the land that God had promised him in the dream. So Jacob rose up and put his sons and his wives on camels, and
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Jericho Taken.htmJericho Taken.
JERICHO TAKEN And God said to Joshua, "See, I have given into thine hand Jericho, and the king thereof, and the mighty men of valour. "And ye shall compass the city, all ye men of war, and go round about the city once. Thus shalt thou do six days. "And
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/JosephJoseph's Death.
JOSEPH'S DEATH When Jacob was dead, Joseph's brothers said, Joseph will perhaps hate us and will requite us all the evil which we did to him. So they sent a messenger to Joseph, saying, "Thy father did command before he died, Forgive, I pray thee now the trespass of thy
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/JosephJoseph's Dreams.
JOSEPH'S DREAMS Jacob had twelve sons. But he loved Joseph more than all his children, and he made him a coat of many colours. When his brothers saw that their father loved Joseph more than all his sons they hated Joseph. Joseph had a dream one day and told it
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Joseph, Ruler Of Egypt Part 1.htmJoseph, Ruler OEgypt Part 1.
Joseph, Ruler of Egypt Then Pharaoh chose Joseph to be ruler over all the land of Egypt. So Joseph rode in Pharaoh's second chariot, and they cried before him, "Bow the knee." In the seven plentious years the earth brought forth by handfuls, and Joseph gathered up all the corn
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Joseph, Ruler Of Egypt Part 2.htmJoseph, Ruler OEgypt Part 2.
JOSEPH, RULER OF EGYPT So they came to Jacob their father, in the land of Canaan, and told him all that had happened to them. And Jacob said, "Me ye have bereaved of my children, Joseph is not, and Simeon is not, and ye will take Benjamin away." And he
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Joseph, Ruler Of Egypt Part 3.htmJoseph, Ruler OEgypt Part 3.
JOSEPH, RULER OF EGYPT Joseph them gave them wagons for their wives and children, and provision for the way. To all of his brothers he gave changes of raiment, but to Benjamin he gave three hundred pieces of silver and five changes of raiment. When they came again to Jacob,
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Joseph Put Into The Pit.htmJoseph Put Into The Pit.
JOSEPH PUT INTO THE PIT After this Joseph's brothers went to feed their father's flock in Shechem. So Jacob said to Joseph, "Go, I pray thee, see whether it be well with thy brethren, and well with the flocks, and bring me word again." So Joseph went. And his brothers
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Joshua And The Stone Of Witness.htmJoshua And The Stone OWitness.
JOSHUA AND THE STONE OF WITNESS Then Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and called for the elders of Israel and said, "I am old and stricken in age, and ye have seen all that the Lord you God hath done unto those nations because of you,
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Moses And Aaron Before Pharaoh.htmMoses And Aaron Before Pharaoh.
MOSES AND AARON BEFORE PHARAOH When Moses became a man he would not be called the son of Pharaoh's daughter, but he left the palace, and chose to suffer with God's people, the Israelites, instead. They were in cruel slavery under the Egyptian taskmasters. But God heard the cry of
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Moses In The Ark Of Bulrushes.htmMoses IThe Ark OBulrushes.
MOSES IN THE ARK OF BULRUSHES After many years, another king ruled Egypt, who knew not Joseph, and he made slaves of the children of Israel, and cruelly treated them. And Pharaoh said to all his people, "Every son that is born to them ye shall cast into the river."
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Moses Smites The Rock.htmMoses Smites The Rock.
MOSES SMITES THE ROCK So Moses brought Israel from the Red Sea into the wilderness. And there was no water for the people to drink. And the people murmured against Moses, and said, "Wherefore hast thou brought us up out of Egypt to kill us and our children and our
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/PharaohPharaoh's Dream.
Pharaoh's Dream Joseph's Egyptian master was kind to him at first. Then he became angry with him and put him in prison. One day Pharaoh had a dream, and none of his wise men could tell him the meaning of it. Then one of Pharaoh's servants told of Joseph in
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Poem Genesis To Judges.htmPoem Genesis TJudges.
When God looked down from heaven When God looked down from heaven, and saw That all the earth had sinned and strayed, That none were loving, serving Him, Of all the men He made; When God looked down from heaven, and saw That all were filled with sin, That men
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Rahab And The Spies.htmRahab And The Spies.
RAHAB AND THE SPIES When Moses was dead, God spoke to Joshua, saying, "Arise, go over this Jordan, thou, and all this people, unto the land which I do give them." So Joshua sent two men to Jericho to spy secretly, and they came to a woman's house named Rahab,
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Rebekah At The Well.htmRebekah AThe Well.
REBEKAH AT THE WELL When Abraham was old he one day sent his servant to find his family and get a wife for his son Isaac. So the servant took ten of Abraham's camels and went to Mesopotamia, to the city of Nahor, Abraham's brother. As he journeyed he came
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/Sprinkling The Blood.htmSprinkling The Blood.
SPRINKLING THE BLOOD And God said to Moses, "Yet will I bring one plague more upon Pharaoh, afterwards he will let you go hence." And Moses said, "Thus saith the Lord, about midnight will I go out into the midst of Egypt: "And all the firstborn in the land of
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Ark Crossing Jordan.htmThe Ark Crossing Jordan.
THE ARK CROSSING JORDAN And Joshua said unto the children of Israel, "Come hither, and hear the words of the Lord your God. "Hereby ye shall know that the living God is among you. Behold, the ark of the covenant passeth over before you into the Jordan." "It shall come
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Cities Of Refuge.htmThe Cities ORefuge.
THE CITIES OF REFUGE God said to Joshua, "Speak to the children of Israel, saying, Appoint you cities of refuge whereof I spake unto you by Moses; they shall be a refuge from the avenger of blood. "When a man killeth his neighbour ignorantly, who he hated not in time
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Destruction Of Sodom.htmThe Destruction OSodom.
THE DESTRUCTION OF SODOM NOW God had said to Abram, "Get thee out of they country and from thy kindred, unto a land that I will shew thee." So Abram went as God told him. And he took Sarai his wife, and all that he had. And Lot went with
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Egyptians In The Red Sea.htmThe Egyptians IThe Red Sea.
THE EGYPTIANS IN THE RED SEA Then it was told the king of Egypt that the people fled. And the Egyptians said, "Why have we done this, that we have let Israel go from serving us." And God hardened Pharaoh's heart, and he pursued after the children of Israel, with
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Gifts For The Tabernacle.htmThe Gifts For The Tabernacle.
THE GIFTS FOR THE TABERNACLE God called Moses up into Mount Sinai, and Moses was in the Mount forty days. And God said, "Speak unto the children of Israel that they bring Me an offering, of every man that giveth willingly with his heart, to build a Tabernacle that I
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Passover.htmThe Passover.
THE PASSOVER "And they shall eat the flesh in that night, roast with fire, and unleavened bread; and with bitter herbs they shall eat it. "Ye shall let nothing of it remain until the morning, and that which remaineth of it until the morning ye shall burn with fire. "Thus
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Plagues.htmThe Plagues.
THE PLAGUES And God spake to Moses, "Go unto Pharaoh and say unto him, Thus saith the Lord, Let my people go, that they may serve Me. "And if thou refuse to let them go, behold, I will smite all thy borders with frogs, which shall go up and come
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Scapegoat.htmThe Scapegoat.
THE SCAPEGOAT Once a year on the great day of atonement, Aaron took from the congregation of the children of Israel two kids of the goats for a sin offering, and one ram for a burnt offering. And Aaron cast lots upon the two goats at the door of the
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Serpent Of Brass.htmThe Serpent OBrass.
THE SERPENT OF BRASS The children of Israel then journeyed from mount Hor by way of the Red Sea. And the people spake against God and against Moses, "Wherefore have ye brought us up out of Egypt to die in the wilderness? for there is no bread, neither is there
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Sin Offering.htmThe Sin Offering.
THE SIN OFFERING God spake to Moses, saying, "If any one of the common people sin through ignorance against any of the commandments of the Lord and be guilty; "Then shall he bring his offering, a lamb for a sin offering, a female without blemish, for his sin which he
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Spies At Eshcol.htmThe Spies AEshcol.
THE SPIES AT ESHCOL And God said to Moses, "Send thou men, that they may search the land of Canaan." So Moses sent out twelve men, one out of each of the twelve tribes of Israel. And they searched the land for forty days. When they came to the brook
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Story Of Samson I.htmThe Story OSamson I.
THE STORY OF SAMSON After this God raised up Samson to deliver the children of Israel from the Philistines. God gave Samson very great strength, but God had said his strength would leave him if his head were shaved. One day Samson went down to Timnath, and a young lion
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Story Of Samson Ii.htmThe Story OSamson Ii.
THE STORY OF SAMSON PART II Then the Philistines were angry with Samson because he had set their cornfields on fire, and they came up against the men of Judah. And they said to the Philistines, "Why are ye come up against us?" And they answered, "To bind Samson are
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Story Of Samson Iii.htmThe Story OSamson Iii.
THE STORY OF SAMSON III At last the Philistines found out that Samson was strong because his head had never been shaved. So when Samson was asleep they cut off the seven locks of his head, and he became weak as other men. Then the Philistines took him and put
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Sun Stands Still.htmThe Sun Stands Still.
THE SUN STANDS STILL Then five of the kings of Canaan gathered their men together and encamped before Gibeon. And the men of Gibeon sent to Joshua, saying, "Come up to us quickly and save us, for all the kinds that dwell in the mountains are gathered together against us."
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Tabernacle Set Up.htmThe Tabernacle Set Up.
THE TABERNACLE SET UP When the Tabernacle was made God told Moses to pitch it. It was made of boards and pillars of shittim wood overlaid with pure gold. And over it were four coverings. A covering of blue, purple and scarlet, a covering of goats' hair, over that rams'
./?iframe=/library/authors/anonymous/childrens_stories/The Tower Of Babel.htmThe Tower OBabel.
THE TOWER OF BABEL NOW the whole earth spoke one language and they all dwelt together in a plain in the land of Shinar. And they said one to another, Let us make brick. And let us build a city and a tower whose top may reach to heaven. And