Ellen G. White Writings

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Beginning of the End, Table of Contents

Contents 3
Foreword 5
Why Was Sin Permitted? 7
Creation: God’s Answer to Evolution 12
The Predicament of Our First Parents 16
The Plan of Redemption Is Unveiled 22
The First Murderer and His Victim 26
Seth: When Men Turned to God 30
When the World Was Destroyed by Water 35
After the Flood, a New Beginning 42
The Beginning of the Literal Week 45
When Languages Were Changed 48
Abraham, the Father of All Believers 52
Abraham, a Good Neighbor in Canaan 56
The Offering of Isaac: Test of Faith 63
The Sin of Sodom and Gomorrah 69
Isaac’s Marriage: The Happiest in the Bible 76
Jacob and Esau 80
Jacob’s Flight and Exile 84
Jacob’s Terrible Night of Wrestling 90
Jacob Comes Home 94
The Amazing Story of Joseph 99
Joseph and His Brothers 105
Moses, the Leader of God’s People 116
The Ten Plagues of Egypt 124
The First Passover 133
The Israelites Leave Egypt 136
Israel Meets With Difficulties 140
God Gives His Law on Mount Sinai 146
Israel Worships a Golden Calf 153
Satan’s Hatred of God’s Law 161
The Sanctuary: God’s Dwelling Place in Israel 167
The Sin of Nadab and Abihu 175
The Grace of Christ and the New Covenant 177
The Terrible Grumblings of God’s People 183
Twelve Spies Survey Canaan 189
Korah Leads a Rebellion 194
Forty Years of Wandering in the Wilderness 200
Moses Fails on the Border of Canaan 203
Why the Long Journey Around Edom? 207
The Conquest of Bashan 213
Balaam Tries to Curse Israel 216
How Balaam Led Israel into Sin 224
God Teaches His Law to a New Generation 229
The Death of Moses 233
Crossing the Jordan 239
The Miraculous Fall of Jericho 242
The Blessings and the Curses 248
A Canaanite Tribe Deceives Israel 251
Home at Last 254
The Last Words of Joshua 261
The Blessing of Tithes and Offerings 264
God’s Care for the Poor 266
Annual Feasts of Rejoicing 270
The Judges, Deliverers of Israel 273
Samson, the Strongest Yet Weakest Man 281
God Calls the Child Samuel 287
Eli and His Wicked Sons 290
Punishment: The Ark Taken 293
The Schools of the Prophets 300
Saul, the First King of Israel 304
Saul Makes a Terrible Mistake 311
Saul Rejected as King 316
David Anointed as King 321
David Kills Goliath 324
David Flees 328
The Noble Spirit of David 334
Saul Takes His Own Life 341
Ancient and Modern Spiritualism 345
David’s Heavy Trial 348
David Crowned King at Last 352
The Prosperous Reign of David 355
David’s Sin of Adultery and His Repentance 362
The Rebellion of Absalom, David’s Son 367
A Man After God’s Own Heart 377
Appendix 383