As stated earlier, the Christians and the Jews assembled the remaining books of the Old Testament in a different order. The following samples show connections for both the Christian and the Jewish order of books.
In the first sample for Isaiah chapter 8, the Lord makes a connection to the 8th Christian book and the 8th Jewish book with all three having a witness, a conception, and baring a son.
And I took unto me faithful witnesses to record…
3 And I went unto the prophetess; and she conceived, and bare a son.
And all the people… said, We are witnesses…
13 So Boaz took Ruth, and she was his wife: and when he went in unto her, the LORD gave her conception, and she bare a son.
I SAMUEL 1:11
And she (Hannah) vowed a vow…
12 Eli marked her mouth.
19 Elkanah knew Hannah his wife; and the LORD remembered her.
20 …Hannah had conceived, that she bare a son…
25 Hannah brought the child to Eli.
26 And she said… I am the woman that stood by thee here, praying unto the LORD.
27 For this child I prayed; and the LORD hath given me my petition which I asked of him:
In the second sample, the Lord makes a connection to the 8th Jewish book with the forbidding of familiar spirits and wizards.
And when they shall say unto you, Seek unto them that have familiar spirits, and unto wizards that peep, and that mutter: should not a people seek unto their God? for the living to the dead?
I SAMUEL 28:8
…and he said, I pray thee, divine unto me by the familiar spirit, and bring me him up, (from the dead), whom I shall name unto thee.
9 And the woman said unto him, Behold, thou knowest what Saul hath done, how he hath cut off those that have familiar spirits, and the wizards, out of the land…
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