A Class-Book of Biblical History and Geography
with numerous maps
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A Class-Book of Biblical History and Geography with numerous maps

By Henry S. Osborn
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Table of Contents
  • A CLASS-BOOK OF BIBLICAL HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY:
  • PREFACE.
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS.
  • PERIOD I. THE ANTE-DILUVIAN ERA.
    • CHAPTER I. CREATION: CHRONOLOGY AND ITS SOURCES.
    • CHAPTER II. THE SIGNIFICANCE OF NAMES.
    • CHAPTER III. THE DESCENDANTS OF ADAM.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE LINEAGE OF THE PATRIARCHS.
    • CHAPTER V. THE FLOOD.
  • PERIOD II. THE PATRIARCHAL ERA AFTER THE FLOOD TO THE DEATH OF JACOB.
    • CHAPTER I. THE TWO ARARATS. THE SONS OF JAPHETH.
      • THE DISTRIBUTION OF RACES.
      • THE SONS OF JAPHETH: THEIR MORE RECENT NAMES.
    • CHAPTER II. THE SONS OF HAM. THEIR MORE RECENT NAMES.
    • CHAPTER III. THE DESCENDANTS OF SHEM. JOB.
      • THE HISTORY OF JOB.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE CONFUSION OF TONGUES.
    • CHAPTER V. THE HISTORY OF ABRAM AND HIS TIMES.
      • EGYPT FIRST MENTIONED.
      • THE FIRST BATTLE.
      • SODOM AND GOMORRAH.
      • THE ISHMAELITES.
      • HEBRON AND MACHPELAH.
      • BEERSHEBA AND GERAR.
    • CHAPTER VI. THE PATRIARCHS ISAAC AND JACOB.
      • JACOB.
    • CHAPTER VII. EGYPTIAN TESTIMONIES.
  • PERIOD III. THE THEOCRACY TO THE JUDGES.
    • CHAPTER I. THE ISRAELITES IN EGYPT.
    • CHAPTER II. THE PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY OF SINAI AND THE DESERT.
      • THE ISRAELITES IN THE DESERT.
    • CHAPTER III. THE ENTRANCE INTO CANAAN.
      • MT. HOR, MT. NEBO, MT. PISGAH.
      • THE ERA OF JOSHUA.
      • GILGAL AND JERICHO.
      • THE SETTLEMENT IN CANAAN.
      • CANAAN.
      • THE AMORITES.
      • THE HITTITES.
      • THE LANGUAGE OF CANAAN.
      • THE PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY OF CANAAN.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE BATTLES OF CONQUEST.
      • EBAL AND GERIZIM.
    • CHAPTER V. THE INTRODUCTION OF IDOLATRY.
  • PERIOD IV. THE PERIOD OF THE JUDGES.
    • CHAPTER I. THE NATURE OF THE OFFICE. THE CHRONOLOGY.
    • CHAPTER II. THE SCRIBES OF THE AGE.
  • PERIOD V. THE PERIOD OF THE KINGS TO THE CAPTIVITY.
    • CHAPTER I. ORIGIN OF THE MONARCHY. REIGN OF SAUL.
      • JABESH-GILEAD.
      • SAUL’S LAST BATTLE.
      • ZIKLAG AND THE SOUTH COUNTRY.
    • CHAPTER II. THE REIGNS OF DAVID AND OF SOLOMON.
      • GEZER.
    • CHAPTER III. THE DIVISION OF THE KINGDOM.
      • TIRZAH.
    • CHAPTER IV. ANALYSIS OF THE REIGNS OF JUDAH AND ISRAEL.
      • MORAL CHARACTER OF THE KINGS.
      • ABEL.
    • CHAPTER V. THE INSTITUTION OF THE PROPHETICAL OFFICE.
  • PERIOD VI. THE CAPTIVITY OF JUDAH TO THE CLOSE OF THE CANONICAL PERIOD.
    • CHAPTER I. THE VARIOUS CAPTIVITIES.
      • THE VARIOUS CAPTIVITIES.
      • HALAH, HABOR, HARA, THE RIVER GOZAN.
    • CHAPTER II. THE COMPARATIVE RELIGIOUS SPIRIT.
      • CONDITION DURING THE CAPTIVITY.
      • PROPHETS DURING THE CAPTIVITY.
      • TAHPANHES.
      • DANIEL.
      • EZEKIEL.
      • OBADIAH.
      • ASSYRIAN KINGS OF THE CAPTIVITY.
      • NEBUCHADNEZZAR.
    • CHAPTER III. THE CAPTIVITY ENDED.
      • THE NUMBER OF THE JEWS AS A RACE.
      • CONDITION OF JERUSALEM AT THE RETURN.
      • THE HISTORY AFTER THE RETURN.
      • SUSA.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE CANONICAL BOOKS. SAMARITAN PENTATEUCH.
      • THE INSTITUTION OF THE SYNAGOGUE.
      • WHO WERE THE SAMARITANS?
      • SHECHEM AND SAMARIA.
      • THE SAMARITAN PENTATEUCH.
    • CHAPTER V. WHAT WAS SCRIPTURE? THE SEPTUAGINT.
      • THE ORDER OF THE BOOKS.
      • END OF THE CANONICAL PERIOD.
      • VARIATIONS IN THE BOOKS.
      • THE SEPTUAGINT, B. C. 286‒285. (?)
    • CHAPTER VI. THE ORIGIN OF THE TALMUD.
      • THE VARIOUS SCHOOLS.
      • FORM OF THE TALMUD.
      • THE BABYLONIAN TALMUD.
      • A WONDERFUL MEMORY.
    • CHAPTER VII. CONCLUDING REMARKS.
  • PERIOD VII. THE NEW TESTAMENT ERA.
    • CHAPTER I. FROM THE BIRTH OF CHRIST TO HIS PUBLIC MINISTRY.
      • NAZARETH AND BETHLEHEM.
      • THE BIRTH OF OUR SAVIOUR.
      • THE WISE MEN.
      • HEROD AND HIS SUCCESSOR.
      • THE EARLY CHILDHOOD OF JESUS.
      • THE INTERIM.
      • THE CHRISTIAN ERA.
      • THE HERODS.
      • IDUMÆA.
    • CHAPTER II. THE PUBLIC MINISTRY OF OUR SAVIOUR.
      • BETHABARA.
      • THE WILDERNESS.
      • DISCIPLES AND APOSTLES.
      • THE GENERAL ORDER OF EVENTS. CANA.
      • CANA OF GALILEE, JOHN 2:11.
    • CHAPTER III. FROM THE FIRST PASSOVER TO THE SECOND.
      • MACHÆRUS AND PERÆA.
      • ENON AND SALIM.
      • JACOB’S WELL, SYCHAR, John 4.
      • MATT. 4:12‒17; MARK 1:14, 15; LUKE 4.
      • CAPERNAUM.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE SECOND PASSOVER AND THE TRANSACTIONS UNTIL THE THIRD PASSOVER. TIME ONE YEAR.
      • THE POOL OF BETHESDA, John 5:2.
      • HISTORICAL OCCURRENCES OF THIS YEAR IN THE ORDER OF TIME, WITH THE HARMONY OF REFERENCES AND LOCALITIES.
      • CHORAZIN AND BETHSAIDA, Matt. 11:21; Luke 10:13.
      • GADARA, GERGESA.
    • CHAPTER V. THE THIRD PASSOVER.
      • TYRE AND SIDON.
      • DECAPOLIS.
      • DALMANUTHA. MAGDALA.
      • JESUS GOES UP TO THE FEAST OF THE TABERNACLES.
      • THE LINE OF TRAVEL.
      • EPHRAIM, JOHN 11:54.
      • BETHANY AND BETHPHAGE.
      • ANNAS, CAIAPHAS, PILATE.
      • EMMAUS.
    • CHAPTER VI. THE BEGINNING OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH.
      • PENTECOST.
      • THE IMMEDIATE SUCCESS.
      • THE FIRST PERSECUTION.
      • CONVERSION OF ST. PAUL.
      • AZOTUS, CÆSAREA, LYDDA, JOPPA.
    • CHAPTER VII. THE GOSPEL FOR GENTILES AS WELL AS JEWS. FIRST MISSIONARY TOUR OF PAUL AND BARNABAS.
      • THE TWO ANTIOCHS.
      • JUDÆA, SAMARIA, AND GALILEE.
      • A PROCONSUL.
      • ICONIUM.
    • CHAPTER VIII. THE SECOND AND THIRD MISSIONARY TOURS.
      • THE THIRD MISSIONARY TOUR.
      • MALTA.
    • CHAPTER IX. PAUL AT ROME. THE SEVEN CHURCHES. COLOSSE AND HIERAPOLIS.
      • THE SEVEN CHURCHES OF ASIA.
      • PATMOS.
  • Footnotes.
  • Transcriber’s Notes.
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