Match Stories with Lessons

Following is a list of the lessons in the Old Testament Gospel Doctrine class for the year and, in each case, the stories found in How Often Would I Have Gathered You that relate to each lesson.)

  • Lesson 1: “This Is My Work and My Glory”

Story “47—This is My Work and My Glory”

  • Lesson 2: “Thou Wast Chosen Before Thou Wast Born”

Story “1—Whom Shall I Send?”

  • Lesson 3: The Creation

Story “2—A Home for His Children”

  • Lesson 4: “Because of My Transgression My Eyes Are Opened”

Story “3—Were it Not for Our Transgression”

  • Lesson 5: “If Thou Doest Well, Thou Shalt Be Accepted”

Story “4—Because of My Brother’s Flocks”

Story “6—The Mountains Will Flee Before You”

  • Lesson 6: “Noah … Prepared an Ark to the Saving of His House”

Story “8—The Great Flood”

  • Lesson 7: The Abrahamic Covenant

Story “10—Saved By God’s Power”

Story “12—In You and In Your Seed”

  • Lesson 8: Living Righteously in a Wicked World

Story “11—Lot Chooses Sodom”

Story “14—The Rescue of Lot”

Story “17—For the Sake of Ten”

  • Lesson 9: “God Will Provide Himself a Lamb”

Story “15—The Birth of Ishmael”

Story “16—A Changed Name and a Promised Son”

Story “19—Hearken to the Voice of Sarah”

Story “20—The Son Whom You Love”

  • Lesson 10: Birthright Blessings; Marriage in the Covenant

Story “21—This Thing Is of Jehovah”

Story “23—The Elder Shall Serve the Younger”

Story “25—Jacob Receives the Blessing”

Story “26—A Ladder That Reaches to Heaven”

Story “27—The Younger Daughter”

  • Lesson 11: “How Can I Do This Great Wickedness?”

Story “33—In Defense of Dinah’s Honor”

Story “35—Sold into Egypt”

Story “36—Judah’s Folly”

Story “37—My Master Trusts Me”

Story “38—Ruler Over All Egypt”

  • Lesson 12: “Fruitful in the Land of My Affliction”

Story “38—Ruler Over All Egypt”

Story “39—Israel Goes Into Egypt”

  • Lesson 13: Bondage, Passover, and Exodus

Story “44—The Son of Pharaoh’s Daughter”

Story “45—From Prince to Shepherd”

Story “46—I Have Seen the Afflictions of My People”

Story “48—Let My People Go”

Story “50—The Last Plague and the Passover”

Story “51—Stand Still and See the Salvation of Jehovah”

  • Lesson 14: “Ye Shall Be a Peculiar Treasure unto Me”

Story “52—The Bread that Jehovah Has Given You”

Story “53—As Long as His Hands Were Raised”

Story “54—The Task Is Too Great for One Man”

Story “55—God is Come to Prove You”

Story “57—Forgotten Covenants and a Golden Calf”

Story “58—A Lesser Law”

  • Lesson 15: “Look to God and Live”

Story “62—The Burden of an Ungrateful People”

Story “63—What Kind of Prophet?”

Story “64—Forty Years for Forty Days”

Story “67—The Brass Serpent”

  • Lesson 16: “I Cannot Go Beyond the Word of the Lord”

Story “68—The Curse of Balaam”

  • Lesson 17: “Beware Lest Thou Forget”

Story “71—Moses’ Farewell”

  • Lesson 18: “Be Strong and of a Good Courage”

Story “72—Jehovah Has Given You This Land”

Story “73—Jehovah Will Do Wonders Among You”

Story “74—The Captain of Jehovah’s Army”

Story “75—The Fall of Jericho”

Story “78—A Land for Which You Did Not Labor”

  • Lesson 19: The Reign of the Judges

Story “80—The Man Whom You Seek”

Story “81—The Sword of Jehovah and of Gideon”

Story “85—He Shall Begin to Deliver Israel”

Story “86—Samson, the Bane of the Philistines”

Story “87—Tell Me the Source of Your Strength”

 

  • Lesson 20: “All the City … Doth Know That Thou Art a Virtuous Woman”

Story “90—The Loyal Moabitess”

Story “91—I Am Loaning Him to Jehovah”

  • Lesson 21: God Will Honor Those Who Honor Him

Story “92—Jehovah Can No Longer Honor You”

Story “93—Speak, Lord, for Thy Servant Hears Thee”

Story “97—That We Might Be Like Other Nations”

  • Lesson 22: “The Lord Looketh on the Heart”

Story “98—Jehovah Has Anointed You”

Story “99—Victory for King Saul”

Story “100—You Have Acted Very Foolishly”

Story “102—To Obey Is Better Than Sacrifice”

Story “103—Arise and Anoint Him”

Story “104—Send Me David, Your Son”

Story “105—David vs. Goliath”

  • Lesson 23: “The Lord Be Between Thee and Me For Ever”

Story “106—A Victim of Saul’s Jealousy”

Story “107—True Friends”

Story “109—The Hunted Spares the Hunter”

  • Lesson 24: “Create in Me a Clean Heart”

Story “123—David and the Tenth Commandment”

Story “124—The Ewe Lamb and the Curse”

  • Lesson 25: “Let Every Thing That Hath Breath Praise the Lord”

There are no stories relating directly to this lesson.

  • Lesson 26: King Solomon: Man of Wisdom, Man of Foolishness

Story “139—A Wise and Understanding Heart”

Story “140—Divide the Living Child in Two”

  • Lesson 27: The Influence of Wicked and Righteous Leaders

Story “142—Because You Have Broken My Covenant”

Story “143—Israel Divided”

Story “144—A Prophet Comes to Beth-el”

Story “145—Judah: Rehoboam’s Kingdom”

Story “146—The Fall of Jeroboam’s House Foretold”

Story “149—The Righteous Reign of Jehoshaphat”

Story “159—A Miraculous Victory for Judah”

  • Lesson 28: “After the Fire a Still Small Voice”

Story “152—Your Barrel of Meal Shall Not Waste”

Story “153—Showdown at Mount Carmel”

Story “154—The Rains Return and Elijah Flees for His Life”

Story “155—A Still, Small Voice”

  • Lesson 29: “He Took Up … the Mantle of Elijah”

Story “161—I Have Seen the Chariot of Israel”

Story “166—The Healing of Naaman”

Story “168—Those Who Are With Us”

  • Lesson 30: “Come to the House of the Lord”

Story “183—The Renewal of Judah’s Righteousness”

Story “184—Judah’s Escape from Assyria’s Grasp”

Story “189—King Josiah Fulfills the Prophecy”

  • Lesson 31: “Happy Is the Man That Findeth Wisdom”

There are no stories relating directly to this lesson.

  • Lesson 32: “I Know That My Redeemer Liveth”

Story “43—The Faithfulness of Job”

  • Lesson 33: Sharing the Gospel with the World

Story “170—A Lesson for Jonah”

  • Lesson 34: “I Will Betroth Thee unto Me in Righteousness”

There are no stories relating directly to this lesson. However,

Story “200—Judah, the Harlot Wife” is a similar story that relates to the same issues.

  • Lesson 35: God Reveals His Secrets to His Prophets

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  • Lesson 36: The Glory of Zion Will Be a Defense

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  • Lesson 37: “Thou Hast Done Wonderful Things”

Story “187—The Prophecy of the Sealed Book”

  • Lesson 38: “Beside Me There Is No Saviour”

There are no stories relating directly to this lesson.

  • Lesson 39: “How Beautiful upon the Mountains”

There are no stories relating directly to this lesson.

  • Lesson 40: “Enlarge the Place of Thy Tent”

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  • Lesson 41: “I Have Made Thee This Day … an Iron Pillar”

Story “190—A Prophet to the Nations”

  • Lesson 42: “I Will Write It in Their Hearts”

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  • Lesson 43: The Shepherds of Israel

Story “202—Why Will You Die, O Israel?”

Story “204—I Will Save My Flock”

Story “205—Can These Bones Live?”

Story “206—The Two Shall Be One”

  • Lesson 44: “Every Thing Shall Live Whither the River Cometh”

Story “207—Water from Under the Temple”

  • Lesson 45: “If I Perish, I Perish”

Story “212—The Preparation of Daniel”

Story “214—We Cannot Serve Your Gods”

Story “224—For Such a Time As This”

  • Lesson 46: “A Kingdom, Which Shall Never Be Destroyed”

Story “213—You Beheld a Great Image”

  • Lesson 47: “Let Us Rise Up and Build”

Story “222—The Return of Judah’s Exiles”

Story “225—Ezra Brings More Exiles”

Story “226—Marriages to Unbelievers”

Story “227—Let Us Rise Up and Build”

  • Lesson 48: “The Great and Dreadful Day of the Lord”

There are no stories relating directly to this lesson.