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Books


1. Probable origin of. Job 19:23,24.

2. Made of

a. Papyrus or paper reed. Isa 19:7.

b. Parchment. 2Ti 4:13.

3. Made in a roll. Isa 34:4; Jer 36:2; Eze 2:9.

4. Written with pen and ink. Jer 36:18; 3Jo 1:13.

5. Often written on both sides. Eze 2:10.

6. Often sealed. Isa 29:11; Da 12:4; Re 5:1.

7. Often dedicated to persons of distinction. Lu 1:3; Ac 1:1.

8. Were numerous and most expensive. Ac 19:19.

9. The ancients fond of making. Ec 12:12.

10. Divine communications recorded in. Ex 17:14; Isa 30:8; Jer 36:2; Re 1:19.

11. Important events recorded in. Ezr 4:15; 6:1,2; Es 2:23.

12. Erasures in, alluded to. Ex 32:33; Nu 5:23.

13. Not extant, but mentioned in scripture

a. Wars of the Lord. Nu 21:14.

b. Jasher. Jos 10:13; 2Sa 1:18.

c. Samuel concerning the kingdom. 1Sa 10:25.

d. Chronicles of David. 1Ch 27:24.

e. Acts of Solomon. 1Ki 11:41.

f. Natural history by Solomon. 1Ki 4:32,33.

g. History of the kings. 1Ch 9:1.

h. Samuel the seer. 1Ch 29:29.

i. Nathan. 1Ch 29:29; 2Ch 9:29.

j. Shemaiah. 2Ch 12:15.

k. Gad the seer. 1Ch 29:29.

l. Ahijah the Shilonite. 2Ch 9:29.

m. Visions of Iddo. 2Ch 9:29; 12:15.

n. Jehu the son of Hanani. 2Ch 20:34.

o. Sayings of the seers. 2Ch 33:19.

14. Illustrative of

a. Memorials of God’s providence. Ps 56:8; 139:16.

b. Memorials of conversation and conduct of men. Da 7:10; Mal 3:16; Re 20:12.

c. The record of the church of Christ. Da 12:1; Heb 12:23; Re 20:12,15; 22:19.