Zen Mischief

The Bible in One Page

as compiled by Keith & Noreen Marshall


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¶ And the earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters. 1
¶ And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was good. 2
¶ And the Lord God said unto the woman, What is this that thou hast done? And the woman said, The serpent beguiled me, and I did eat. 3
¶ And the angel of the Lord called unto him out of heaven, and said, Abraham, Abraham: and he said, Here am I. 4
¶ Make thee an ark of gopher wood; rooms shalt thou make in the ark, and shalt pitch it within and without with pitch. 5
¶ And he was there with the Lord forty days and forty nights; he did neither eat bread, nor drink water. And he wrote upon the tablets the words of the covenant, the ten commandments. 6
¶ For the horse of Pharaoh went in with his chariots and with his horsemen into the sea, and the Lord brought again the waters of the sea upon them; but the children of Israel went on dry land in the midst of the sea. 7
¶ So the people shouted when the priests blew with the trumpets: and it came to pass, when the people heard the sound of the trumpet, and the people shouted with a great shout, that the wall fell down flat, so that the people went up into the city, every man straight before him, and they took the city. 8
¶ So David prevailed over the Philistine with a sling and with a stone, and smote the Philistine, and slew him; but there was no sword in the hand of David. 9
1 Genesis 1 v2
2 Genesis 1 v10
3 Genesis 3 v13
4 Genesis 22 v11
5 Genesis 6 v14
6 Exodus 34 v28
7 Exodus 15 v19
8 Joshua 6 v20
9 I Samuel 17 v50
10 Luke 1 vv30-31
11 Luke 2 v7
12 John 2 v9
13 John 6 v26
14 Luke 23 v33
15 Matthew 28 vv5-6
16 Luke 24 v51
17 I Corinthians 7 v9
18 Revelation 21 v2
¶ And the angel said unto her, Fear not, Mary: for thou hast found favour with God.
¶ And, behold, thou shalt conceive in thy womb, and bring forth a son, and shalt call his name JESUS. 10
¶ And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn. 11
¶ When the ruler of the feast had tasted the water that was made wine, and knew not whence it was: (but the servants which drew the water knew;) the governor of the feast called the bridegroom. 12
¶ Jesus answered them and said, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Ye seek me, not because ye saw the miracles, but because ye did eat of the loaves, and were filled. 13
¶ And when they came to the place, which is called Calvary, there they crucified him, and the malefactors, one on the right hand, and the other on the left. 14
¶ And the angel answered and said unto the woman, Fear not ye: for I know that ye seek Jesus, which was crucified.
¶ He is not here: for he is risen, as he said. Come, see the place where the Lord lay. 15
¶ And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he was parted from them, and carried up into heaven. 16
¶ But if they cannot contain, let them marry: for it is better to marry than to burn. span style="font-size: 0.8em;">17
¶ And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. 18