The Bible

New Testament

Gospels

Matthew
A brief history of the life of Christ

Mark
A brief history of the life of Christ, supplying some incidents omitted by Matthew

Luke
The history of the life of Christ, with especial reference to his most important acts and discourses

John
The life of Christ, giving important discourses not related by the other evangelists

Apostles

Acts
The history of the labors of the apostles and of the foundation of the Christian Church

Epistles

Romans
A treatise of Paul on the doctrine of justification by Christ

1st Corinthians
A letter from Paul to the Corinthians, correcting errors into which they had fallen

2nd Corinthians
Paul confirms his disciples in their faith and indicates his own character

Galatians
Paul maintains that we are justified by faith and not by rights

Ephesians
A treatise by Paul on the power of divine grace.

Philippians
Paul sets forth the beauty of Christian kindness

Colossians
Paul warns his disciples against errors and exhorts to certain duties

1 Thessalonians
Paul exhorts his disciples to continue in the faith and in holy conversation

2 Thessalonians
Paul corrects an error concerning the speedy coming of Christ the second time.

1 Timothy and 2 Timothy
Paul instructs Timothy in the duty of a pastor and encourages him in the work of the ministry.

Titus
Epistle to Titus Paul encourages Titus in the performance of his ministerial duties

Philemon
An appeal to a converted master to receive a converted escaped slave with kindness

Hebrews
Paul maintains that Christ is the substance of the ceremonial law

James
A treatise on the efficacy of faith united with good works

1 Peter and 2 Peter
Exhortations to a Christian life, with various warnings and predictions

1 John
Respecting the person of our Lord and an exhortation to Christian love and conduct

2 John
John warns a converted lady against false teachers.

3 John
A letter to Gaius, praising him for his hospitality

Jude
Warnings against deceivers

Revelation
The future of the Church foretold