Teacher-training Needed.--No more serious problem faces the Sunday-school to-day than the question of securing more teachers and better teaching. We owe it to those who are called to teach the Word to see that means of thorough preparation be brought within their reach.
d. 12). Legislation at Mount Sinai (Exod. 20). Entry into Canaan (Josh. 1-4). Times of the Judges. (Judg. 1 to 21).
#Fourth Period.#--Three kings in all Israel--Saul, David, Solomon (1 Sam. 10 to 1 Kings 12). The divided kingdom.
#Fifth Period.#--The captivity (2 Kings 25). The return. Ezra and Nehemiah.
#Leading Names.#--First and Second periods--Adam, Noah; Third period--Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Samuel; Fourth period--Saul, David, Hezekiah, Josiah, Elijah, Elisha, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Amos, Hosea; Fifth period--Zerubbabel, Ezra, Nehemiah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi.
#TIME.#--From an unknown time to about 400 B. C.
#LANDS.#--Armenia, Chaldea, Palestine, Egypt, Persia.
#SIGNIFICANCE OF EVENTS.#--The Old Testament begins with a statement of the creation; tells of the introduction of man, "made in the image of God;" records the downfall of man and God's many efforts to redeem him; recites the incidents of God's dealings with chose