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The Books of the King James Bible

The Apocrypha

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Testament Book Abbreviation (where applicable)
Old Testament
The Pentateuch Genesis Gen
Exodus Ex / Exod
Leviticus Lev / Levit
Numbers Num / Numb
Deuteronomy Deut
The Historical Books Joshua Josh
Judges Jud / Judg
First book of Samuel 1 Samuel / 1 Sam
Second book of Samuel 2 Samuel / 2 Sam
First book of Kings 1 Kings
Second book of Kings 2 Kings
First book of Chronicles 1 Chronicles / 1 Ch / 1 Chron
Second Book of Chronicles 2 Chronicles / 2 Ch / 2 Chron
Ezra Ez
Nehemiah Neh
Esther Esth
Books of Poetry and Wisdom Job
Psalms Ps
Proverbs Prov
Ecclesiastes Eccl / Eccles
Song of Songs
••(Song of Solomon, Canticles)
S of S / Cant
Books of the Prophets Isaiah Is / Isa
Jeremiah Jer
Lamentations Lam
Ezekiel Ezek
Daniel Dan
Hosea Hos
Obadiah Obad
Jonah Jon
Micah Mic
Nahum Nah
Habakkuk Hab
Zephaniah Zeph
Haggai Hag
Zechariah Zech
Malachi Mal
New Testament
The Gospels Gospel according to St. Matthew Matthew / Matt
Gospel according to St. Mark Mark
Gospel according to St. Luke Luke
Gospel according to St. John John
Historical Narrative Acts of the Apostles Acts
Pauline Letters Epistle to the Romans Romans / Rom
First Epistle to the Corinthians 1 Corinthians / 1 Cor
Second Epistle to the Corinthians 2 Corinthians / 2 Cor
Epistle to the Galatians Galatians / Gal
Epistle to the Ephesians Ephesians / Eph
Epistle to the Philippians Philippians / Phil
Epistle to the Colossians Colossians / Col / Coloss
First Epistle to the Thessalonians 1 Thessalonians / 1 Thess
Second Epistle to the Thessalonians 2 Thessalonians / 2 Thess
First Epistle to Timothy 1 Timothy / 1 Tim
Second Epistle to Timothy 2 Timothy / 2 Tim
Epistle to Titus Titus / Tit
Epistle to Philemon Philemon / Philem
General Epistles  & Revelation Epistle to the Hebrews Hebrews / Heb
Epistle of James James / Jas
First Epistle of Peter 1 Peter / 1 Pet
Second Epistle of Peter 2 Peter / 2 Pet
First Epistle of John 1 John
Second Epistle of John 2 John
Third Epistle of John 3 John
Epistle of Jude Jude
Book of Revelation
••(Apocalypse of St John)
Revelations / Rev

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Book Abbreviation (where applicable)
1 Esdras 1 Esd
2 Esdras 2 Esd
Tobit Tob
Judith Jud
Additions to Esther
Wisdom of Solomon Wisd / Wisdom
Ecclesiasticus (also known as Sirach) Ecclus / Sir
Baruch Bar
Epistle of Jeremiah
Prayer of Azariah
Song of the Three Young Men
History of Susanna Sus
Bel and the Dragon Bel&Dr
Prayer of the Manasseh Pr of Man
1 Maccabees 1 Macc
2 Maccabees 2 Macc

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