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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 29th) - 1 Chronicles 29

To view the Daily Bible Reading, click here. 1 Chronicles 29 Offerings for the Temple And David the king said to all the assembly, "Solomon my son, whom alone God has chosen, isyoung and inexperienced, and the work is great, forthe palace will not be for man but for theLordGod.2So I have provided for the house of my God, so far as I was able, the gold fo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 28th) - 1 Chronicles 27-28

To View the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 27 Military Divisions This is the number of the people of Israel, the heads of fathers' houses, the commanders of thousands and hundreds, and their officers who served the king in all matters concerning the divisions that came and went, month after month throughout the year, each division numbe...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 25th) - 1 Chronicles 25-26

To View the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 25 David Organizes the Musicians David and the chiefs of the service also set apart for the service the sons ofAsaph, and ofHeman, and ofJeduthun, whoprophesied with lyres, withharps, and with cymbals. The list of those who did the work and of their duties was:2Of the sons of Asaph: Zaccur, Jos...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 24th) - 1 Chronicles 23-24

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 23 David Organizes the Levites When David was old and full of days,he made Solomon his son king over Israel. 2David[a]assembled all the leaders of Israel and the priests and the Levites.3The Levites,thirty years old and upward, were numbered, andthe total was38,000 men.4"Twenty-four thousand o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 23rd) - 1 Chronicles 21-22

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 21 David's Census Brings Pestilence ThenSatan stood against Israel and incited David to number Israel.2So David said to Joab and the commanders of the army, "Go, number Israel, from Beersheba to Dan, and bring me a report, that I may know their number."3But Joab said, "May theLordadd to his peo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 22nd) - 1 Chronicles 19-20

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 19 The Ammonites Disgrace David's Men Now after this Nahash the king of the Ammonites died, and his son reigned in his place.2And David said, "I will deal kindly with Hanun the son of Nahash, for his father dealt kindly with me." So David sent messengers to console him concerning his father. An...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 22nd) - 1 Chronicles 19-20

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 19 The Ammonites Disgrace David's Men Now after this Nahash the king of the Ammonites died, and his son reigned in his place.2And David said, "I will deal kindly with Hanun the son of Nahash, for his father dealt kindly with me." So David sent messengers to console him concerning his father. An...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 21st) - 1Chronicles 17-18

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 17 TheLord's Covenant with David Now when David lived in his house, David said to Nathan the prophet, "Behold, I dwell in a house of cedar, but the ark of the covenant of theLordis under a tent."2And Nathan said to David, "Do all that is in your heart, for God is with you." 3But that same nigh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 18th) - 1Chronicles 16

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 16 The Ark Placed in a Tent And they brought in the ark of God and set it insidethe tent that David had pitched for it, and they offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before God.2And when David had finished offering the burnt offerings and the peace offerings, he blessed the people in the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 17th) - 1Chronicles 13-15

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 1 Chronicles 13 The Ark Brought from Kiriath-Jearim David consulted with the commanders of thousands and of hundreds, with every leader.2And David said to all the assembly of Israel, "If it seems good to you and from theLordour God, let us send abroad to our brotherswho remain in all the lands of Israel, as ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 16th) - 1Chronicles 11-12

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 11 David Anointed King Then all Israel gathered together to David at Hebron and said, "Behold, we are your bone and flesh.2In times past, even when Saul was king, it was you who led out and brought in Israel. And theLordyour God said to you,'You shall be shepherd of my people Israel, and you sh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 15th) - 1Chronicles 9-10

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 9 A Genealogy of the Returned Exile So all Israel was recorded in genealogies, and these are written in the Book of the Kings of Israel. AndJudah was taken into exile in Babylon because of their breach of faith.2Now the first todwell again in their possessions in their cities were Israe...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 14th) - 1Chronicles 7-8

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 7 Descendants of Issachar The sons[a]of Issachar: Tola,Puah,Jashub, and Shimron, four.2The sons of Tola: Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Ibsam, and Shemuel, heads of their fathers' houses, namely of Tola, mighty warriors of their generations, their numberin the days of David being 22,600.3The s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 11th) - 1Chronicles 6

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 6 Descendants of Levi [a]The sons of Levi: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari.2The sons of Kohath: Amram, Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel.3The children of Amram: Aaron, Moses, and Miriam.The sons of Aaron: Nadab, Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.4Eleazar fatheredPhinehas, Phinehas fathered Abishua,5Abishua fathe...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 10th) - 1Chronicles 4-5

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 4 Descendants of Judah The sons of Judah:Perez, Hezron,Carmi, Hur, and Shobal.2Reaiah the son of Shobal fathered Jahath, and Jahath fathered Ahumai and Lahad. These were the clans of theZorathites.3These were the sons[a]of Etam: Jezreel, Ishma, and Idbash; and the name of their sister was Hazze...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 9th) - 1Chronicles 2-3

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 2 A Genealogy of David These are the sons ofIsrael:Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Judah,Issachar, Zebulun,2Dan,Joseph,Benjamin,Naphtali,Gad, and Asher.3The sons of Judah:Er, Onan and Shelah; these three Bath-shua the Canaanite bore to him. Now Er, Judah's firstborn, was evil in the sight of theLord, and...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 8th) - 1Chronicles 1

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Chronicles 1 From Adam to Abraham 1[a]Adam, Seth, Enosh;2Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared;3Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech;4Noah,Shem, Ham, and Japheth. 5The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.6The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath,[b]and Togarmah.7The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 7th) - 2 Kings 24-25

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 2 Kings 24 In his days, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came up, and Jehoiakim became his servant for three years. Then he turned and rebelled against him.2And theLordsent against him bands of theChaldeans andbands of the Syrians and bands of the Moabites and bands of the Ammonites, and sent them against Judah...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 4th) - 2 Kings 22-23

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 22 Josiah Reigns in Judah Josiah was eight years old when he began to reign, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Jedidah the daughter of Adaiah ofBozkath.2And he did what was right in the eyes of theLordand walked in all the way of David his father,and he did not turn...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 3rd) - 2 Kings 21

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 21 Manasseh Reigns in Judah Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and he reigned fifty-five years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Hephzibah.2And he did what was evil in the sight of theLord,according to the despicable practices of the nations whom theLorddrove out before the peop...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 2nd) - 2 Kings 19-20

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 19 Isaiah Reassures Hezekiah As soon as King Hezekiah heard it,he tore his clothes andcovered himself with sackcloth and went into the house of theLord.2And he sent Eliakim, who was over the household, and Shebna the secretary, and the senior priests,covered with sackcloth, to the prophet Isaiah the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 1st) - 2 Kings 18

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 18 Hezekiah Reigns in Judah In the third year of Hoshea son of Elah, king of Israel,Hezekiah the son of Ahaz, king of Judah, began to reign.2He wastwenty-five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. His mother's name wasAbi the daughter of Zechariah.3And he d...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 31st) - 2 Kings 17

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 17 Hoshea Reigns in Israel In the twelfth year of Ahaz king of Judah,Hoshea the son of Elah began to reign in Samaria over Israel, and he reigned nine years.2And he did what was evil in the sight of theLord, yet not as the kings of Israel who were before him.3Against him came upShalmaneser king of A...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 28th) - 2 Kings 15-16

To view the Daily Bible Video, click here. 2 Kings 15 Azariah Reigns in Judah In the twenty-seventh year of Jeroboam king of Israel,Azariah the son of Amaziah, king of Judah, began to reign.2He wassixteen years old when he began to reign, and he reigned fifty-two years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Jecoliah of Jerusalem.3And he did what was right i...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 27th) - 2 Kings 13-14

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 13 Jehoahaz Reigns in Israel In the twenty-third year of Joash the son of Ahaziah, king of Judah, Jehoahaz the son of Jehu began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and he reigned seventeen years.2He did what was evil in the sight of theLordand followed the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat,which he ma...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 26th) - 2 Kings 11-12

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 11 Athaliah Reigns in Juda Now whenAthaliah the mother of Ahaziah saw that her son was dead, she arose and destroyed all the royal family.2But Jehosheba, the daughter of King Joram, sister of Ahaziah, tookJoash the son of Ahaziah and stole him away from among the king's sons who were being p...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 25th) - 2 Kings 9-10

To view the Daily Bible Videos, click here. 2 Kings 9 Jehu Anointed King of Israel Then Elisha the prophet called one ofthe sons of the prophets and said to him,"Tie up your garments, and take thisflask of oil in your hand, and go toRamoth-gilead.2And when you arrive, look there for Jehuthe son of Jehoshaphat, son of Nimshi. And go in and ha...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 24th) - 2 Kings 8

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Kings 8 The Shunammite's Land Restored Now Elisha had said to the womanwhose son he had restored to life, "Arise, and depart with your household, and sojourn wherever you can, for theLordhas called for a famine, and it will come upon the land forseven years."2So the woman arose and did according to the wo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 21st) - 2 Kings 6-7

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Kings 6 The Axe Head Recovered Nowthe sons of the prophets said to Elisha, "See, the place where we dwell under your charge is too small for us.2Let us go to the Jordan and each of us get there a log, and let us make a place for us to dwell there." And he answered, "Go."3Then one of them said, "Be pleased...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 20th) - 2 Kings 5

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 5 Naaman Healed of Leprosy Naaman,commander of the army of the king of Syria, was a great man with his master and in high favor, because by him theLordhad given victory to Syria. He was a mighty man of valor, but he was a leper.[a]2Now the Syrians onone of their raids had carried off a little girl f...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 19th) - 2 Kings 3-4

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 3 Moab Rebels Against Israel In the eighteenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, Jehoram the son of Ahab became king over Israel in Samaria, and he reigned twelve years.2He did what was evil in the sight of theLord, though not like his father and mother, for he put away thepillar of Baalthat his fa...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 18th) - 2 Kings 1-2

To View the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 2 Kings 1 Elijah Denounces Ahaziah After the death of Ahab, Moabrebelled against Israel. 2Now Ahaziah fell through the lattice in his upper chamber in Samaria, and lay sick; so he sent messengers, telling them, "Go, inquire ofBaal-zebub, the god of Ekron,whether I shall recover from this sickness."3But the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 17th) - 1 Kings 22

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Kings 22 Ahab and the False Prophets For three years Syria and Israel continued without war.2But in the third yearJehoshaphat the king of Judah came down to the king of Israel.3And the king of Israel said to his servants, "Do you know thatRamoth-gilead belongs to us, and we keep quiet and do not take it o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 14th) - 1 Kings 20-21

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Kings 20 Ahab's Wars with Syria Ben-hadad the king of Syria gathered all his army together.Thirty-two kings were with him, and horses and chariots. And he went up and closed in onSamaria and fought against it.2And he sent messengers into the city to Ahab king of Israel and said to him, "Thus says Ben-hada...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 13th) - 1 Kings 19

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Kings 19 Elijah Flees Jezebel Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and howhe had killed all the prophets with the sword.2Then Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah, saying,"So may the gods do to me and more also, if I do not make your life as the life of one of them by this time tomorrow."3Then he was...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 12th) - 1 Kings 17-18

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Kings 17 Elijah Predicts a Drought Now Elijah the Tishbite, ofTishbe[a]in Gilead, said to Ahab,"As theLord, the God of Israel, lives,before whom I stand,there shall be neither dew nor rain these years, except by my word."2And the word of theLordcame to him:3"Depart from here and turn eastward and hide you...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 11th) - 1 Kings 15-16

To view the Daily Bible Time Videos, click here. 1 Kings 15 Abijam Reigns in Judah Now in the eighteenth year of King Jeroboam the son of Nebat, Abijam began to reign over Judah.2He reigned for three years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Maacah the daughter of Abishalom.3And he walked in all the sins that his father did before him, andhis heart was n...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 10th) - 1 Kings 13-14

To view the Daily Bible Time Videos, click here. 1 Kings 13 A Man of God Confronts Jeroboam And behold,a man of God came out of Judah by the word of theLordto Bethel. Jeroboam was standing by the altarto make offerings.2And the man cried against the altar by the word of theLordand said, "O altar, altar, thus says theLord: 'Behold, a son shall be born to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 7th) - 1 Kings 11-12

To view the Daily Bible Time Videos,click here. 1 Kings 11 Solomon Turns from theLord NowKing Solomon loved many foreign women, along with the daughter of Pharaoh: Moabite, Ammonite, Edomite, Sidonian, and Hittite women,2from the nations concerning which theLordhad said to the people of Israel,"You shall not enter into marriage with them, neither shall t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 6th) - 1 Kings 9-10

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Kings 9 TheLordAppears to Solomon As soon as Solomon had finished building the house of theLordand the king's house andall that Solomon desired to build,2theLordappeared to Solomon a second time, as he had appeared to him at Gibeon.3And theLordsaid to him, "I have heard your prayer and your plea, which yo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 5th) - 1 Kings 8

To view the Daily Bible Reading Video, click here. 1 Kings 8 The Ark Brought into the Temple 8Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel and all the heads of the tribes,the leaders of the fathers' houses of the people of Israel, before King Solomon in Jerusalem,to bring up the ark of the covenant of theLordout ofthe city of David, which is Zion.2And all...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 4th) - 1 Kings 7

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Kings 7 Solomon Builds His Palace Solomon wasbuilding his own house thirteen years, and he finished his entire house. 2He builtthe House of the Forest of Lebanon. Its length was a hundred cubits[a]and its breadth fifty cubits and its height thirty cubits, and it was built on four[b]rows of cedar pillars, with cedar be...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 3rd) - 1 Kings 5-6

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 1 Kings 5 Preparations for Building the Temple [a]NowHiram king of Tyre sent his servants to Solomon when he heard that they had anointed him king in place of his father,for Hiram always loved David.2And Solomon sent word to Hiram,3"You know that David my father could not build a house for the name of theLo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 31st) - 1 Kings 3-4

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 1 Kings 3 Solomon's Prayer for Wisdom Solomon made a marriage alliance with Pharaoh king of Egypt. He took Pharaoh's daughter and brought her intothe city of David until he had finishedbuilding his own houseand the house of theLordand the wall around Jerusalem.2The people were sacrificing at the high places...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 30th) - 1 Kings 2

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 1 Kings 2 David's Instructions to Solomon When David's time to die drew near, he commanded Solomon his son, saying,2"I am about to go the way of all the earth.Be strong, and show yourself a man,3and keep the charge of theLordyour God, walking in his ways and keeping his statutes, his commandments, his rules...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 29th) - 1 Kings 1

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 1 Kings 1 David in His Old Age Now King David was old and advanced in years. And although they covered him with clothes, he could not get warm.2Therefore his servants said to him, "Let a young woman be sought for my lord the king, and let her wait on the king and be in his service. Let her lie in your arms,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 28th) - 2 Sam. 24

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 24 David's Census Again the anger of theLordwas kindled against Israel, and he incited David against them, saying,"Go, number Israel and Judah."2So the king said to Joab, the commander of the army,[a]who was with him, "Go through all the tribes of Israel,from Dan to Beersheba, and number the people...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 27th) - 2 Sam. 22-23

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 22 David's Song of Deliverance 22And David spoketo theLordthe words of this song on the day when theLorddelivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul.2He said, "TheLordis my rock and my fortress and my deliverer,3my[a]God, my rock,in whom I take refuge,my shield, andt...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 24th) - 2 Sam. 20-21

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 20 The Rebellion of Sheba Now there happened to be therea worthless man, whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjaminite. And he blew the trumpet and said, "We have no portion in David,and we have no inheritance in the son of Jesse;every man to his tents, O Israel!" 2So all the men of ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 23rd) - 2 Sam. 18-19

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 18 Absalom Killed Then David mustered the men who were with him and set over them commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds.2And David sent out the army, one third under the command of Joab, one third under the command of Abishai the son of Zeruiah, Joab's brother, and one third under the ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 22nd) - 2 Sam. 15-17

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 15 Absalom's Conspiracy After this Absalomgot himself a chariot and horses, and fifty men to run before him.2And Absalom used to rise early and stand besidethe way of the gate. And when any man had a dispute to come before the king for judgment, Absalom would call to him and say, "From what city ar...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 21st) - 2 Sam. 13-14

To view the Daily Bible Reading, click here. 2 Samuel 13 Amnon and Tamar NowAbsalom, David's son, had a beautiful sister, whose name wasTamar. And after a time Amnon, David's son, loved her.2And Amnon was so tormented that he made himself ill because of his sister Tamar, for she was a virgin, and it seemed impossible to Amnon to do anything to her.3But A...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 20th) - 2 Sam. 11-12

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 11 David and Bathsheba In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab, and his servants with him, and all Israel. And they ravaged the Ammonites and besiegedRabbah. But David remained at Jerusalem. 2It happened, late one afternoon, when David arose from his couch ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 17th) - 2 Sam. 8-10

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 8 David's Victories After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David tookMetheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. 2And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 16th) - 2 Sam. 6-7

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 6 The Ark Brought to Jerusalem David again gathered all the chosen men of Israel, thirty thousand.2And David arose and went with all the people who were with him fromBaale-judahto bring up from there the ark of God, which is called by the name of theLordof hostswho sits enthroned on the cherubim.3A...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 15th) - 2 Sam. 3-5

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 3 Abner Joins David There was a long war between the house of Saul and the house of David. And David grew stronger and stronger, while the house of Saul became weaker and weaker. 2And sons were born to David at Hebron: his firstborn was Amnon, ofAhinoam of Jezreel;3and his second, Chileab, ofAbiga...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 14th) - 2 Sam. 1-2

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 2 Samuel 1 David Hears of Saul's Death After the death of Saul, when David had returnedfrom striking down the Amalekites, David remained two days in Ziklag.2And on the third day, behold,a man came from Saul's camp,with his clothes torn and dirt on his head. And when he came to David,he fell to the ground an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 13th) - 1 Sam. 29-31

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 1 Samuel 29 The Philistines Reject David Now the Philistines had gathered all their forces atAphek. And the Israelites were encamped bythe spring that is inJezreel.2Asthe lords of the Philistines were passing on by hundreds and by thousands, and David and his men were passing on in the rearwith Achish,3the ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 10) - 1 Sam. 27-28

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 1 Samuel 27 David Flees to the Philistines Then David said in his heart, "Now I shall perish one day by the hand of Saul. There is nothing better for me than that I should escape to the land of the Philistines. Then Saul will despair of seeking me any longer within the borders of Israel, and I shall escape ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 9th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. 1 Samuel 25 The Death of Samuel Now Samuel died. And all Israel assembledand mourned for him, and they buried himin his house atRamah. David and Abigail Then David rose and went down tothe wilderness of Paran.2And there was a man inMaon whose business was inCarmel. The man was very rich; he had three thou...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 8th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video,click here. 1 Samuel 23 David Saves the City of Keilah Now they told David, "Behold, the Philistines are fighting againstKeilah and are robbing the threshing floors."2Therefore Davidinquired of theLord, "Shall I go and attack these Philistines?" And theLordsaid to David, "Go and attack the Philistines and save Keilah."3...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 7th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Samuel 20 Jonathan Warns David Then David fled from Naiothin Ramah and came and said before Jonathan, "What have I done? What is my guilt? And what is my sin before your father, that he seeks my life?"2And he said to him, "Far from it! You shall not die. Behold, my father does nothing either great or small without disc...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 6th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Samuel 18 David and Jonathan's Friendship As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathanloved him as his own soul.2And Saul took him that dayand would not let him return to his father's house.3Then Jonathan made a covenant with David, becausehe loved him as...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 3rd)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Samuel 16 David Anointed King TheLordsaid to Samuel,"How long will you grieve over Saul, sinceI have rejected him from being king over Israel?Fill your horn with oil, and go. I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite,for I have provided for myself a king among his sons."2And Samuel said, "How can I go? If Saul hears it...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 2nd)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 1 Samuel 14 Jonathan Defeats the Philistines One day Jonathan the son of Saul said to the young man who carried his armor, "Come, let us go over to the Philistine garrison on the other side." But he did not tell his father.2Saul was staying in the outskirts of Gibeah in the pomegranate cave[a]atMigron. The people who wer...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 1st)

To watch the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 1 Samuel 11 Saul Defeats the Ammonites Then Nahash the Ammonite went up and besiegedJabesh-gilead, and all the men of Jabesh said to Nahash,"Make a treaty with us, and we will serve you."2But Nahash the Ammonite said to them, "On this condition I will make a treaty with you,that I gouge out all your right eyes, and thus...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 30th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. 1 Samuel 9 Saul Chosen to Be King There was a man of Benjamin whose name wasKish, the son of Abiel, son of Zeror, son of Becorath, son of Aphiah, a Benjaminite, a man of wealth.2And he had a son whose name was Saul,a handsome young man. There was not a man among the people of Israel more handsome than he.From his shoulde...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 29th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 1 Samuel 7 And the men of Kiriath-jearim came and took up the ark of theLordand brought it to the house ofAbinadab on the hill. And they consecrated his son Eleazar to have charge of the ark of theLord.2From the day that the ark was lodged at Kiriath-jearim, a long time passed, some twenty years, and all the house of Isra...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 26th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 1 Samuel 5 The Philistines and the Ark When the Philistines captured the ark of God, they brought it fromEbenezer toAshdod.2Then the Philistines took the ark of God and brought it into the house of Dagon and set it up besideDagon.3And when the people of Ashdod rose early the next day, behold,Dagon had fallen face downwar...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 25th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 1 Samuel 3 TheLordCalls Samuel Now the boy Samuel was ministering to theLordin the presence of Eli.And the word of theLordwas rare in those days; there was no frequent vision. 2At that time Eli,whose eyesight had begun to grow dim so that he could not see, was lying down in his own place.3The lamp of God had not yet gone...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 24th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. 1 Samuel 1 The Birth of Samuel There was a certain man ofRamathaim-zophim ofthe hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph,an Ephrathite.2He had two wives. The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. And Peninnah had children, but Hann...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 23rd)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Ruth 3 Ruth and Boaz at the Threshing Floor Then Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, "My daughter, should I not seekrest for you, that it may be well with you?2Is not Boazour relative,with whose young women you were? See, he is winnowing barley tonight at the threshing floor.3Wash therefore and anoint yourself, and put ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 22nd)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Ruth 1 Naomi Widowed In the dayswhen the judges ruled there wasa famine in the land, and a man ofBethlehem in Judah went to sojourn in the country of Moab, he and his wife and his two sons.2The name of the man was Elimelech and the name of his wife Naomi, and the names of his two sons were Mahlon and Chilion. They wereEp...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 19th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Judges 21 Wives Provided for the Tribe of Benjamin Now the men of Israel had swornat Mizpah, "No one of us shall give his daughter in marriage to Benjamin."2And the people came toBethel and sat there till evening before God, and they lifted up their voices and wept bitterly.3And they said, "OLord, the God of Israel, why ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 18th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Judges 19 A Levite and His Concubine In those days,when there was no king in Israel, a certain Levite was sojourning in the remote parts ofthe hill country of Ephraim, who took to himself a concubine fromBethlehem in Judah.2And his concubine was unfaithful to[a]him, and she went away from him to her father's house at Bet...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 17th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Judges 17 Micah and the Levite There was a man ofthe hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Micah.2And he said to his mother, "The 1,100 pieces of silver that were taken from you, about which you uttered a curse, and also spoke it in my ears, behold, the silver is with me; I took it." And his mother said,"Blessed be my ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 16th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Judges 15 Samson Defeats the Philistines After some days, at the time of wheat harvest, Samson went to visit his wife witha young goat. And he said, "I will go in to my wife in the chamber." But her father would not allow him to go in.2And her father said, "I really thought that you utterly hated her,so I gave her to you...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 15th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Judges 13 The Birth of Samson And the people of Israel againdid what was evil in the sight of theLord, so theLordgave theminto the hand of the Philistines for forty years. 2There was a certain man ofZorah, of the tribe of the Danites, whose name was Manoah.And his wife was barren and had no children.3And the angel of th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 12th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Judges 11 Jephthah Delivers Israel NowJephthah the Gileadite wasa mighty warrior, but he was the son of a prostitute. Gilead was the father of Jephthah.2And Gilead's wife also bore him sons. And when his wife's sons grew up, they drove Jephthah out and said to him, "You shall not have an inheritance in our father's house...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 11th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Judges 9 Abimelech's Conspiracy Now Abimelech the son of Jerubbaal went to Shechem tohis mother's relatives and said to them and to the whole clan of his mother's family,2"Say in the ears of all the leaders of Shechem, 'Which is better for you, that allseventy of the sons of Jerubbaal rule over you, or that one rule over...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 10th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Judges 7 Gideon's Three Hundred Men ThenJerubbaal (that is, Gideon) and all the people who were with him rose early and encamped besidethe spring of Harod. And the camp of Midian was north of them,by the hill of Moreh, in the valley. 2TheLordsaid to Gideon, "The people with you are too many for me to give the Midianites...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 9th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Judges 6 Midian Oppresses Israel The people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of theLord, and theLordgave them into the hand ofMidian seven years.2And the hand of Midian overpowered Israel, and because of Midian the people of Israel made for themselves the dens that are in the mountains andthe caves and the strong...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 8th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Judges 4 Deborah and Barak And the people of Israel again did what was evil in the sight of theLordafter Ehud died.2And theLordsold them into the hand ofJabin king of Canaan, who reigned inHazor. The commander of his army wasSisera, who lived inHarosheth-hagoyim.3Then the people of Israelcried out to theLordfor help, for ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 5th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Judges 3 Now these are the nations that theLordleft, to test Israel by them, that is, all in Israel who had not experienced all the wars in Canaan.2It was only in order that the generations of the people of Israel might know war, to teach war to those who had not known it before.3These are the nations:the five lords of th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 4th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Judges 1 The Continuing Conquest of Canaan After the death of Joshua, the people of Israelinquired of theLord,"Who shall go up first for us against the Canaanites, to fight against them?"2TheLordsaid, "Judah shall go up; behold, I have given the land into his hand."3And Judah said to Simeon his brother, "Come up with me ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 3rd)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Joshua 23 Joshua's Charge to Israel's Leaders A long time afterward, when theLordhad givenrest to Israel from all their surrounding enemies, and Joshuawas old and well advanced in years,2Joshuasummoned all Israel, its elders and heads, its judges and officers, and said to them, "I am now old and well advanced in years.3A...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 2nd)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Joshua 21 Cities and Pasturelands Allotted to Levi Then the heads of the fathers' houses of the Levites cameto Eleazar the priest and to Joshua the son of Nun and to the heads of the fathers' houses of the tribes of the people of Israel.2And they said to themat Shiloh in the land of Canaan,"TheLordcommanded through Moses...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 1st)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Joshua 19 The Inheritance for Simeon The second lot came out for Simeon, for the tribe of the people of Simeon, according to their clans,and their inheritance was in the midst of the inheritance of the people of Judah.2And they had for their inheritance Beersheba, Sheba, Moladah,3Hazar-shual, Balah, Ezem,4Eltolad, Bethul...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 29th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. Joshua 17 Then allotment was made to the people of Manasseh, for he wasthe firstborn of Joseph. ToMachir the firstborn of Manasseh, the father of Gilead,were allotted Gilead and Bashan, because he was a man of war.2And allotments were madeto the rest of the people of Manasseh by their clans, Abiezer, Helek, Asriel, Sheche...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 28th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video,click here. Joshua 15 The Allotment for Judah The allotment for the tribe of the people of Judah according to their clans reached southwardto the boundary of Edom, tothe wilderness of Zin at the farthest south.2And their south boundary ran from the end of theSalt Sea, from the bay that faces southward.3It goes out southward ofthe as...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 27th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. Joshua 13 Land Still to Be Conquered Now Joshua was old and advanced in years, and the Lord said to him, "You are old and advanced in years, and there remains yet very much land to possess. 2This is the land that yet remains: all the regions of the Philistines, and all those of the Geshurites 3(from the Shihor, which is ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 26th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Joshua 10 The Sun Stands Still As soon as Adoni-zedek, king of Jerusalem, heard how Joshua had captured Ai and had devoted it to destruction,[a]doing to Ai and its kingas he had done to Jericho and its king, andhow the inhabitants of Gibeon had made peace with Israel and were among them,2h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 25th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Joshua 8 The Fall of Ai And theLordsaid to Joshua,"Do not fear and do not be dismayed. Take all the fighting men with you, and arise, go up to Ai. See,I have given into your hand the king of Ai, and his people, his city, and his land.2And you shall do to Ai and its king as you didto Jerich...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 22nd)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Joshua 6 The Fall of Jericho Now Jericho was shut up inside and outside because of the people of Israel. None went out, and none came in.2And theLordsaid to Joshua, "See,I have given Jericho into your hand, with its king and mighty men of valor.3You shall march around the city, all the men...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 21st)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Joshua 4 Twelve Memorial Stones from the Jordan When all the nation had finished passingover the Jordan, theLordsaid to Joshua,2"Take twelve men from the people, from each tribe a man,3and command them, saying, 'Taketwelve stones from here out of the midst of the Jordan, from the very plac...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 20th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Joshua 1 God Commissions Joshua After the death of Moses theservant of theLord, theLordsaid to Joshua the son of Nun, Moses'assistant,2"Moses my servant is dead. Now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, you and all this people, into the land that I am giving to them, to the people of Isra...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 19th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 33 Moses' Final Blessing on Israel This is the blessing with which Mosesthe man of God blessed the people of Israel before his death.2He said, "TheLordcame from Sinaiand dawned from Seir upon us;[a]he shone forth from Mount Paran;he camefrom the ten thousands of holy ones,wi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 18th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 32 "Give ear,O heavens, and I will speak,and letthe earth hear the words of my mouth.2Maymy teaching drop as the rain,my speech distill as the dew,like gentle rain upon the tender grass,andlike showers upon the herb.3For I will proclaim the name of theLord;ascribegreatness to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 15th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 29 The Covenant Renewed in Moab [a]These are the words of the covenant that theLordcommanded Moses to make with the people of Israelin the land of Moab, besidesthe covenant that he had made with them at Horeb. 2[b]And Moses summoned all Israel and said to them:"You have seen a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 14th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 28 Blessings for Obedience "Andif you faithfully obey the voice of theLordyour God, being careful to do all his commandments that I command you today, theLordyour God will set youhigh above all the nations of the earth.2And all these blessings shall come upon you andovertake yo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 13th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 26 Offerings of Firstfruits and Tithes "When you come into the land that theLordyour God is giving you for an inheritance and have taken possession of it and live in it,2you shall take some of the first of all the fruit of the ground, which you harvest from your land that theLo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 12)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 24 Laws Concerning Divorce "When a man takes a wife and marries her, if then she finds no favor in his eyes because he has found some indecency in her, andhe writes her a certificate of divorce and puts it in her hand and sends her out of his house, and she departs out of his h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 11th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 21 Atonement for Unsolved Murders "If in the land that theLordyour God is giving you to possess someone is found slain, lying in the open country, and it is not known who killed him,2then your elders and your judges shall come out, and they shall measure the distance to the sur...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 8th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 19 Laws Concerning Cities of Refuge "WhentheLordyour God cuts off the nations whose land theLordyour God is giving you, and you dispossess them and dwell in their cities and in their houses,2you shall set apart three cities for yourselves in the land that theLordyour God is giv...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 7th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 17 "You shall not sacrifice to theLordyour God an ox or a sheep in which is a blemish, any defect whatever, for that is an abomination to theLordyour God.2"If there is found among you, within any of your towns that theLordyour God is giving you, a man or woman who does what is e...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 6th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 14 Clean and Unclean Food "You arethe sons of theLordyour God.You shall not cut yourselves or make anybaldness on your foreheads for the dead.2Foryou are a people holy to theLordyour God, and theLordhas chosen you to be a people for his treasured possession, out of all the peop...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 5th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version (ESV) Deuteronomy 11 Love and Serve theLord "You shall therefore love theLordyour God andkeep his charge, his statutes, his rules, and his commandments always.2And consider today (since I am not speaking toyour children who have not known or seen it), consider the discipline[a]of theLordyour God...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 4th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Deuteronomy 9 Not Because of Righteousness "Hear, O Israel: you areto cross over the Jordan today, to go in to dispossess nationsgreater and mightier than you, cities great and fortified up to heaven,2a people great and tall,the sons of the Anakim,whom you know, and of whom you have heard it sai...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 1st)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Deuteronomy 6 The Greatest Commandment "Now this isthe commandmentthe statutes and the rules[a]that theLordyour God commanded me to teach you, that you may do them in the land to which you are going over, to possess it,2thatyou may fear theLordyour God, you and your son and your son's son, by ke...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 30th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Deuteronomy 4 Moses Commands Obedience "And now, O Israel, listen tothe statutes and the rules[a]that I am teaching you, and do them,that you may live, and go in and take possession of the land that theLord, the God of your fathers, is giving you.2You shall not add to the word that I command you...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 29th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Deuteronomy 2 The Wilderness Years "Then we turned and journeyed into the wilderness in the direction of the Red Sea,as theLordtold me. And for many days we traveled around Mount Seir.2Then theLordsaid to me,3'You have been traveling around this mountain countrylong enough. Turn northward4and co...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 28th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Deuteronomy 1 The Command to Leave Horeb These are the words that Moses spoke to all Israel beyond the Jordan in the wilderness, inthe Arabah oppositeSuph, betweenParan and Tophel, Laban, Hazeroth, and Dizahab.2It is eleven days' journey from Horeb by the way of Mount Seir toKadesh-barnea.3In th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 27th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 35 Cities for the Levites TheLordspoke to Moses inthe plains of Moab by the Jordan at Jericho, saying,2"Command the people of Israel to give to the Levites some of the inheritance of their possession as cities for them to dwell in. And you shall give to the Levites pasturelands around th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 24th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 33 Recounting Israel's Journey These are the stages of the people of Israel, when they went out of the land of Egypt by their companies under the leadership of Moses and Aaron.2Moses wrote down their starting places,stage by stage, by command of theLord, and these are their stages accord...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 23)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 32 Reuben and Gad Settle in Gilead Now the people of Reuben and the people of Gad had a very great number of livestock. And they saw the land ofJazer and the land of Gilead, and behold, the place was a place for livestock.2So the people of Gad and the people of Reuben came and said to Mo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 22)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 30 Men and Vows Moses spoke tothe heads of the tribes of the people of Israel, saying, "This is what theLordhas commanded.2If a man vows a vow to theLord, orswears an oath to bind himself by a pledge, he shall not break his word.He shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 21st)

To view the Daily Bible time Video, click here.English Standard Version Numbers 28 Daily Offerings TheLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Command the people of Israel and say to them, 'My offering,my food for my food offerings, mypleasing aroma, you shall be careful to offer to me at its appointed time.'3And you shall say to them, This is the food offering that you shall off...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 20th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 25 Baal Worship at Peor While Israel lived inShittim,the people began to whore with the daughters of Moab.2These invited the people to the sacrifices of their gods, and the people ate and bowed down to their gods.3So Israel yoked himself to Baal of Peor. And the anger of theLordwas kindl...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 17th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 23 Balaam's First Oracle And Balaam said to Balak,"Build for me here seven altars, and prepare for me here seven bulls and seven rams."2Balak did as Balaam had said. And Balak and Balaamoffered on each altar a bull and a ram.3And Balaam said to Balak,"Stand beside your burnt offering, an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 16th)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 22 Balak Summons Balaam Thenthe people of Israel set out and camped in the plains of Moab beyond the Jordan at Jericho.2AndBalak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites.3AndMoab was in great dread of the people, because they were many. Moab was overcome with fear o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 15th)

To view the Daily Bible Time, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 20 The Death of Miriam And the people of Israel, the whole congregation, cameinto the wilderness of Zin in the first month, and the people stayed in Kadesh. AndMiriam died there and was buried there. The Waters of Meribah 2Now there was no water for the congregation.And they assembled themse...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 14th)

To view the Daily Bible Time, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 18 Duties of Priests and Levites So theLordsaid to Aaron, "You and your sons and your father's house with you shallbear iniquity connected with the sanctuary,and you and your sons with you shall bear iniquity connected with your priesthood.2And with you bring your brothers also, the tribe of L...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 13th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 16 Korah's Rebellion NowKorah the son of Izhar, son of Kohath, son of Levi, andDathan and Abiram the sons of Eliab, and On the son of Peleth, sons of Reuben, took men.2And they rose up before Moses, with a number of the people of Israel, 250 chiefs of the congregation, chosen from the as...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 10th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 15 Laws About Sacrifices TheLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Speak to the people of Israel and say to them,When you come into the land you are to inhabit, which I am giving you,3andyou offer to theLordfrom the herd or from the flock a food offering[a]or a burnt offering or a sacrifice,to ful...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 9th)

To view the Daily Bible video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 13 Spies Sent into Canaan TheLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Send men to spy out the land of Canaan, which I am giving to the people of Israel. From each tribe of their fathers you shall send a man, every one a chief among them."3So Moses sent them fromthe wilderness of Paran, according to the c...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 8th)

To view the daily bible time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 11 The People Complain Andthe people complained in the hearing of theLordabout their misfortunes, and when theLordheard it,his anger was kindled, andthe fire of theLordburned among them and consumed some outlying parts of the camp.2Thenthe people cried out to Moses,and Moses prayed to th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 7th)

To view the daily bible time video click here. English Standard Version Numbers 9 The Passover Celebrated And theLordspoke to Moses in the wilderness of Sinai,in the first month of the second year after they had come out of the land of Egypt, saying,2"Let the people of Israel keep the Passover at its appointed time.3On the fourteenth day of this month, at twilight, y...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 6th)

To view the daily bible time video click here. English Standard Version Numbers 7 Offerings at the Tabernacle's Consecration On the day when Moses had finishedsetting up the tabernacle and had anointed andconsecrated it with all its furnishings and had anointed and consecrated the altar with all its utensils,2the chiefs of Israel, heads of their fathers' houses, who ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 3rd)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Numbers 6 The Nazirite Vow And theLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Speak to the people of Israel and say to them, When either a man or a woman makes a special vow, the vow ofa Nazirite,[a]to separate himself to theLord,3heshall separate himself from wine and strong drink. He shall drink no vinegar m...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 2nd)

To view the Daily Bible Time video click here. English Standard Version Numbers 4 Duties of the Kohathites, Gershonites, and Merarites TheLordspoke to Moses and Aaron, saying,2"Take a census of the sons of Kohath from among the sons of Levi, by their clans and their fathers' houses,3from thirty years old up to fifty years old, all who can come on duty, to do the wo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 1st)

To view the Daily Bible Time Video click here. English Standard Version Numbers 3 The Sons of Aaron These are the generations of Aaron and Moses at the time when theLordspoke with Moses on Mount Sinai.2These are the names of the sons of Aaron:Nadab the firstborn, and Abihu, Eleazar, and Ithamar.3These are the names of the sons of Aaron,the anointed priests,whom he or...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 31st)

To view the Daily Bible Time click here. English Standard Version Numbers 1 A Census of Israel's Warriors TheLordspoke to Mosesin the wilderness of Sinai,in the tent of meeting, on the first day of the second month, in the second year after they had come out of the land of Egypt, saying,2"Take a census of all the congregation of the people of Israel, by clans,by fath...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 30th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 26 Blessings for Obedience "You shall not makeidols for yourselves or erect animage orpillar, and you shall not set up afigured stone in your land to bow down to it, for I am theLordyour God.2You shall keep my Sabbaths and reverence my sanctuary: I am theLord. 3"If you walk in my statutes and observe my commandments and do them,4the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 27th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Leviticus 24 The Lamps TheLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Command the people of Israel to bring you pure oil from beaten olives for the lamp, that a light may be kept burning regularly.3Outside the veil of the testimony, in the tent of meeting, Aaron shall arrange it from evening to morning before ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 26th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video, click here. English Standard Version Leviticus 23 Feasts of theLord TheLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Speak to the people of Israel and say to them,These are the appointed feasts of theLordthat you shallproclaim asholy convocations; they are my appointed feasts. The Sabbath 3"Six days shall work be done, but on the seventh day is a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 25th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 21 Holiness and the Priests And theLordsaid to Moses, "Speak to the priests, the sons of Aaron, and say to them,No one shall make himself unclean for the dead among his people,2except for his closest relatives, his mother, his father, his son, his daughter, his brother,3or his virgin sister (who is near to him because she has had no ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 24th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video click here. English Standard Version Leviticus 19 TheLordIs Holy And theLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Speak to all the congregation of the people of Israel and say to them,You shall be holy, for I theLordyour God am holy.3Every one of you shall revere his mother and his father, andyou shall keep my Sabbaths: I am theLordyour God.4Do ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 23rd)

To view the Daily Bible Time video click here. English Standard Version Leviticus 17 The Place of Sacrifice And theLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Speak to Aaron and his sons and to all the people of Israel and say to them, This is the thing that theLordhas commanded.3If any one of the house of Israelkills an ox or a lamb or a goat in the camp, or kills it outside the...

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Daily Bible reading (Friday, March 20th)

To view the Daily Bible Time video click here. English Standard Version Leviticus 16 The Day of Atonement 16TheLordspoke to Moses afterthe death of the two sons of Aaron, when they drew near before theLordand died,2and theLordsaid to Moses, "Tell Aaron your brother not tocome at any time into the Holy Place inside the veil, before the mercy seat that is on the ar...

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Daily Bible reading (Thursday, March 19th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 13 Laws About Leprosy TheLordspoke to Moses and Aaron, saying,2"When a person has on the skin of his body aswelling or an eruption or a spot, and it turns into a case of leprous[a]disease on the skin of his body,then he shall be brought to Aaron the priest or to one of his sons the priests,3and the priest shall examine the diseased a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 18th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 11 Clean and Unclean Animals And theLordspoke to Moses and Aaron, saying to them,2"Speak to the people of Israel, saying,These are the living things that you may eat among all the animals that are on the earth.3Whatever parts the hoof and is cloven-footed and chews the cud, among the animals, you may eat.4Nevertheless, among those th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 17th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 10 The Death of Nadab and Abihu NowNadab and Abihu, the sons of Aaron,each took his censer and put fire in it and laid incense on it and offeredunauthorized[a]fire before theLord, which he had not commanded them.2And firecame out from before theLordand consumed them, and they died before theLord.3Then Moses said to Aaron, "This is wh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 16th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 8 Consecration of Aaron and His Sons TheLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Take Aaron and his sons with him, andthe garments andthe anointing oil and the bull of the sin offering and the two rams and the basket of unleavened bread.3And assemble all the congregation at the entrance of the tent of meeting."4And Moses did as theLordcommanded ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 13th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 6 [a]TheLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"If anyone sins andcommits a breach of faith against theLordbydeceiving his neighbor ina matter of deposit or security, or through robbery, orif he has oppressed his neighbor3orhas found something lost and lied about it,swearing falselyin any of all the things that people do and sin thereby4if he ha...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 12th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 4 Laws for Sin Offerings And theLordspoke to Moses, saying,2"Speak to the people of Israel, saying,If anyone sins unintentionally[a]in any of theLord's commandmentsabout things not to be done, and does any one of them,3if it is the anointed priest whosins, thus bringing guilt on the people, then he shall offer for the sin that he has...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 11th)

English Standard Version Leviticus 1 Laws for Burnt Offerings TheLordcalled Moses and spoke to himfrom the tent of meeting, saying,2"Speak to the people of Israel and say to them,When any one of you brings an offering to theLord, you shall bring your offering of livestock from the herd or from the flock. 3"If his offering is a burnt offering from the herd, he shall o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 10th)

English Standard Version Exodus 39 Making the Priestly Garments From theblue and purple and scarlet yarns they madefinely woven garments,[a]for ministering in the Holy Place. They made the holy garments for Aaron,as theLordhad commanded Moses. 2He made the ephod of gold, blue and purple and scarlet yarns, and fine twined linen.3And they hammered out gold leaf, and he...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 9th)

English Standard Version Exodus 37 Making the Ark Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood. Two cubits[a]and a half was its length, a cubit and a half its breadth, and a cubit and a half its height.2And he overlaid it with pure gold inside and outside, and made a molding of gold around it.3And he cast for it four rings of gold for itsfour feet, two rings on its one side an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 6th)

English Standard Version Exodus 35 Sabbath Regulations Moses assembled all the congregation of the people of Israel and said to them,"These are the things that theLordhas commanded you to do.2Six days work shall be done, but on the seventh day you shall have a Sabbath of solemn rest, holy to theLord. Whoever does any work on it shall be put to death.3You shall kindle ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 5th)

English Standard Version Exodus 33 The Command to Leave Sinai TheLordsaid to Moses, "Depart; go up from here, youand the people whom you have brought up out of the land of Egypt, to the land of which I swore to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, saying, 'Toyour offspring I will give it.'2I will send anangel before you,and I will drive out the Canaanites, the Amorites, the Hit...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 4th)

English Standard Version Exodus 32 The Golden Calf When the people saw that Mosesdelayed to come down from the mountain, the people gathered themselves together to Aaron and said to him,"Up, make us gods who shallgo before us. As for this Moses, the man who brought us up out of the land of Egypt, we do not know what has become of him."2So Aaron said to them, "Take off...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 3rd)

English Standard Version Exodus 30 The Altar of Incense "You shall makean altar on which to burn incense; you shall make it of acacia wood.2A cubit[a]shall be its length, and a cubit its breadth. It shall be square, and two cubits shall be its height.Its horns shall be of one piece with it.3You shalloverlay it with pure gold, its top and around its sides and its horns...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 2nd)

English Standard Version Exodus 29 Consecration of the Priests "Now this is what you shall do to them to consecrate them, that they may serve me as priests.Take one bull of the herd and two rams without blemish,2and unleavened bread, unleavened cakes mixed with oil, and unleavened wafers smeared with oil. You shall make them of fine wheat flour.3You shall put them in ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 28th)

English Standard Version Exodus 27 The Bronze Altar "You shall make thealtar of acacia wood, five cubits[a]long and five cubits broad. The altar shall be square, and its height shall be three cubits.2And you shall makehorns for it on its four corners; its horns shall be of one piece with it, andyou shall overlay it with bronze.3You shall make pots for it to receive it...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 27th)

English Standard Version Exodus 25 Contributions for the Sanctuary TheLordsaid to Moses,2"Speak to the people of Israel, that they take for me a contribution. Fromevery man whose heart moves him you shall receive the contribution for me.3And this is the contribution that you shall receive from them: gold, silver, and bronze,4blue and purple and scarlet yarns and fine ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 26th)

English Standard Version Exodus 23 "You shall not spread a false report. You shall not join hands with a wicked man to be amalicious witness.2You shall not fall in with the many to do evil, nor shall you bear witness in a lawsuit, siding with the many, so as to pervert justice,3nor shall you be partial to a poor man in his lawsuit. 4"If you meet your enemy's ox or his...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 25th)

English Standard Version Exodus 21 Laws About Slaves "Now these are therules that you shall set before them.2When you buy a Hebrew slave,[a]he shall serve six years, and in the seventh he shall go out free, for nothing.3If he comes in single, he shall go out single; if he comes in married, then his wife shall go out with him.4If his master gives him a wife and she bea...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 24th)

English Standard Version Exodus 20 The Ten Commandments 20AndGod spoke all these words, saying, 2"I am theLordyour God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery. 3"You shall have no other gods before[a]me. 4"You shall not make for yourself a carved image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth benea...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 21st)

English Standard Version Exodus 18 Jethro's Advice Jethro,the priest of Midian, Moses' father-in-law, heard of all that God had done for Moses and for Israel his people, how theLordhad brought Israel out of Egypt.2Now Jethro, Moses' father-in-law, had taken Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her home,3along with hertwo sons. The name of the one was Gershom (for ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 20th)

English Standard Version Exodus 16 Bread from Heaven Theyset out from Elim, and all the congregation of the people of Israel came to the wilderness of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fifteenth day of the second month after they had departed from the land of Egypt.2And the whole congregation of the people of Israelgrumbled against Moses and Aaron in the wi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 19th)

English Standard Version Exodus 15 The Song of Moses Then Moses and the people of Israelsang this song to theLord, saying, "I will sing to theLord, for he has triumphed gloriously;the horse and his rider[a]he has thrown into the sea.2TheLordis my strength and mysong,and he has becomemy salvation;this is my God, and I will praise him,my father's God, andI will exalt...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 18th)

English Standard Version Exodus 13 Consecration of the Firstborn TheLordsaid to Moses,2"Consecrate to me all the firstborn. Whatever is the first to open the womb among the people of Israel, both of man and of beast, is mine." The Feast of Unleavened Bread 3Then Moses said to the people,"Remember this day in which you came out from Egypt, out of the house of slavery...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 17th)

English Standard Version Exodus 11 A Final Plague Threatened TheLordsaid to Moses, "Yetone plague more I will bring upon Pharaoh and upon Egypt. Afterward he will let you go from here.When he lets you go, he will drive you away completely.2Speak now in the hearing of the people, thatthey ask, every man of his neighbor and every woman of her neighbor, for silver and go...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 14th)

English Standard Version Exodus 9 The Fifth Plague: Egyptian Livestock Die Then theLordsaid to Moses,"Go in to Pharaoh and say to him, 'Thus saystheLord, the God of the Hebrews, "Let my people go, that they may serve me.2For if you refuse to let them go and still hold them,3behold,the hand of theLordwill fall with a very severe plague upon your livestock that are in t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 13th)

English Standard Version Exodus 7 Moses and Aaron Before Pharaoh And theLordsaid to Moses, "See, I have made you likeGod to Pharaoh, and your brother Aaron shall be yourprophet.2You shall speak all that I command you, and your brother Aaron shall tell Pharaoh to let the people of Israel go out of his land.3ButI will harden Pharaoh's heart, and though Imultiply my sign...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 12th)

English Standard Version Exodus 5 Making Bricks Without Straw Afterward Moses and Aaron went and said to Pharaoh, "Thus says theLord, the God of Israel, 'Let my people go, that they may holda feast to me in the wilderness.'"2But Pharaoh said,"Who is theLord, that I should obey his voice and let Israel go? I do not know theLord, and moreover,I will not let Israel go."3...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 11th)

English Standard Version Exodus 3 The Burning Bush Now Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law, Jethro, the priest of Midian, and he led his flock to the west side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, themountain of God.2Andthe angel of theLordappeared to him in a flame of fire out of the midst of a bush. He looked, and behold, the bush was burning, yet it wa...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 10th)

English Standard Version Exodus 1 Israel Increases Greatly in Egypt These are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob, each with his household:2Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah,3Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin,4Dan and Naphtali, Gad and Asher.5All the descendants of Jacob wereseventy persons; Joseph was already in Egypt.6ThenJoseph died, and all hi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 7th)

English Standard Version Genesis 50 Then Josephfell on his father's face and wept over him and kissed him.2And Joseph commanded his servants the physicians toembalm his father. So the physicians embalmed Israel.3Forty days were required for it, for that is how many are required for embalming. And the Egyptianswept for him seventy days. 4And when the days of weeping fo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 6th)

English Standard Version Genesis 48 Jacob Blesses Ephraim and Manasseh After this, Joseph was told, "Behold, your father is ill." So he took with him his two sons, Manasseh and Ephraim.2And it was told to Jacob, "Your son Joseph has come to you." Then Israel summoned his strength and sat up in bed.3And Jacob said to Joseph,"God Almighty[a]appeared to me atLuz in the l...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 5th)

English Standard Version Genesis 46 Joseph Brings His Family to Egypt So Israel took his journey with all that he had and came toBeersheba, and offered sacrificesto the God of his father Isaac.2And God spoke to Israelin visions of the night and said, "Jacob, Jacob." And he said, "Here I am."3Then he said, "I am God,the God of your father. Do not be afraid to go down t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 4th)

English Standard Version Genesis 44 Joseph Tests His Brothers 44Then he commandedthe steward of his house,"Fill the men's sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put each man's money in the mouth of his sack,2and put my cup, the silver cup, in the mouth of the sack of the youngest, with his money for the grain." And he did as Joseph told him. 3As soon as the ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 3rd)

English Standard Version Genesis 43 Joseph's Brothers Return to Egypt Now the famine wassevere in the land.2And when they had eaten the grain that they had brought from Egypt, their father said to them, "Go again, buy us a little food."3But Judah said to him, "The man solemnly warned us, saying, 'You shall not see my face unless yourbrother is with you.'4If you will s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 31st)

English Standard Version Genesis 42 Joseph's Brothers Go to Egypt 42WhenJacob learned that there was grain for sale in Egypt, he said to his sons, "Why do you look at one another?"2And he said, "Behold, I have heard that there is grain for sale in Egypt. Go down and buy grain for us there, that we maylive and not die."3So ten of Joseph's brothers went down to buy grai...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 30th)

English Standard Version Genesis 41 Joseph Interprets Pharaoh's Dreams 41After two whole years, Pharaoh dreamed that he was standing by the Nile,2and behold, there came up out of the Nile seven cows, attractive and plump, and they fed in the reed grass.3And behold, seven other cows, ugly and thin, came up out of the Nile after them, and stood by the other cows on the ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 29th)

English Standard Version Genesis 39 Joseph and Potiphar's Wife Now Joseph had been brought down to Egypt, andPotiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, the captain of the guard, an Egyptian,had bought him from theIshmaelites who had brought him down there.2TheLordwas with Joseph, and he became a successful man, and he was in the house of his Egyptian master.3His master saw that...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 28th)

English Standard Version Genesis 37 Joseph's Dreams 37Jacob lived inthe land of his father's sojournings, in the land of Canaan. 2These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was pasturing the flock with his brothers. He was a boy with the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father's wives. And Joseph broughta bad report of them to their father....

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 27th)

English Standard Version Genesis 35 God Blesses and Renames Jacob God said to Jacob, "Arise, go up toBethel and dwell there. Make an altar there to the God who appeared to youwhen you fled from your brother Esau."2So Jacob said to hishousehold and to all who were with him, "Put awaythe foreign gods that are among you andpurify yourselves and change your garments.3Then...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 24th)

English Standard Version Genesis 33 Jacob Meets Esau 33And Jacob lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold,Esau was coming, and four hundred men with him. So he divided the children among Leah and Rachel and the two female servants.2And he put the servants with their children in front, then Leah with her children, and Rachel and Joseph last of all.3He himself went on ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 23rd)

English Standard Version Genesis 31 Jacob Flees from Laban Now Jacob heard that the sons of Laban were saying, "Jacob has taken all that was our father's, and from what was our father's he has gained all this wealth."2And Jacob sawthat Laban did not regard him with favor as before.3Then theLordsaid to Jacob,"Return to the land of your fathers and to your kindred, and ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 22nd)

English Standard Version Genesis 29 Jacob Marries Leah and Rachel Then Jacob went on his journey and came tothe land of the people of the east.2As he looked, he saw a well in the field, and behold, three flocks of sheep lying beside it, for out of that well the flocks were watered. The stone on the well's mouth was large,3and when all the flocks were gathered there, t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 21st)

English Standard Version Genesis 27 Isaac Blesses Jacob When Isaac was old andhis eyes were dim so that he could not see, he called Esau his older son and said to him, "My son"; and he answered, "Here I am."2He said, "Behold, I am old; I do not know the day of my death.3Now then, take your weapons, your quiver and your bow, and go out to the field and hunt game for me...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 20th)

English Standard Version Genesis 25 Abraham's Death and His Descendants Abraham took another wife, whose name was Keturah.2She bore him Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah.3Jokshan fathered Sheba and Dedan. The sons of Dedan were Asshurim, Letushim, and Leummim.4The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the children ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 17th)

English Standard Version Genesis 24 Isaac and Rebekah Now Abraham was old, well advanced in years. And theLordhad blessed Abraham in all things.2And Abraham said to his servant,the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he had,"Put your hand under my thigh,3that I may make you swear by theLord, the God of heaven and God of the earth, thatyou will not take...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 16th)

English Standard Version Genesis 22 The Sacrifice of Isaac After these thingsGod tested Abraham and said to him, "Abraham!" And he said, "Here I am."2He said, "Take your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go tothe land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I shall tell you."3So Abraham rose early in the morning, ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 15th)

English Standard Version Genesis 20 Abraham and Abimelech 20From there Abraham journeyed toward the territory of the Negeb and lived betweenKadesh and Shur; and hesojourned inGerar.2And Abraham said of Sarah his wife,"She is my sister." And Abimelech king of Gerar sent and took Sarah.3But God came to Abimelechin a dream by night and said to him, "Behold, you are a dea...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 14th)

English Standard Version Genesis 18 And theLordappeared to him by theoaks[a]of Mamre, as he sat at the door of his tent in the heat of the day.2He lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, three men were standing in front of him.When he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the earth3and said, "O Lord,[b]if I have found favor in your si...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 13th)

English Standard Version Genesis 15 God's Covenant with Abram After these things the word of theLordcame to Abram in a vision:"Fear not, Abram, I amyour shield; your reward shall be very great."2But Abram said, "O LordGod, what will you give me, for I continue[a]childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?"3And Abram said, "Behold, you have given me no ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 10th)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 13(ESV) Abram and Lot Separate So Abram went up from Egypt, he and his wife and all that he had, and Lot with him,into the Negeb. 2Now Abram was very rich in livestock, in silver, and in gold.3And he journeyed on from the Negeb as far as Bethel to the place where his tent had been at the beginning, between Bethel ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 9th)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 12(ESV) The Call of Abram NowtheLordsaid[a]to Abram, "Go from your country[b]and your kindred and your father's house to the land that I will show you.2And I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you and make your name great, so that you will be a blessing.3I will bless those who bless you, and him who ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 8th)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 10(ESV) Nations Descended from Noah These are the generations of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Sons were born to them after the flood. 2The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.3The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath, and Togarmah.4The sons of Javan: Elishah,Tarshish,Kit...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 7th)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 8(ESV) The Flood Subsides But Godremembered Noah and all the beasts and all the livestock that were with him in the ark. AndGod made a wind blow over the earth, and the waters subsided.2The fountains of the deep andthe windows of the heavens were closed, the rain from the heavens was restrained,3and the waters rece...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 6th)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 6(ESV) Increasing Corruption on Earth When man began to multiply on the face of the land and daughters were born to them,2the sons of God saw that the daughters of man were attractive. And they took as their wives any they chose.3Then theLordsaid,"My Spirit shall not abide in[a]man forever,for he is flesh: his days...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 3rd)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 4(ESV) Cain and Abel Now Adam knew Eve his wife, and she conceived and bore Cain, saying, "I have gottena]"[a]a man with the help of theLord."2And again, she bore his brother Abel. Now Abel was a keeper of sheep, and Cain a worker of the ground.3In the course of time Cain brought to theLordan offering ofthe fruit o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 2nd)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 3(ESV) The Fall Nowthe serpent was more crafty than any other beast of the field that theLordGod had made. He said to the woman, "Did God actually say, 'Youa]"[a]shall not eat of any tree in the garden'?"2And the woman said to the serpent, "We may eat of the fruit of the trees in the garden,3but God said,'You shal...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 1st)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Genesis 1(ESV) The Creation of the World In thebeginning, God created the heavens and the earth.2The earth waswithout form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. 3And God said,"Let there be light," and there was light.4And God saw that the ligh...

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Daily Bible Reading UPDATE

Happy New Years's Eve! What a year it has been making our way through the New Testament as a church for the third year in a row! Beginning January 1, 2020 we are going to make our way through the Old Testament. We will go through one, two or three chapters a day for the next two years.We are excited to see how the Lord will use this to grow and strengthen the body of Chr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 30th)

(App users click the website icon to comment) Revelation 22English Standard Version (ESV) The River of Life Then the angela]"[a]showed methe river ofthe water of life, bright as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb2through the middle ofthe street of the city;also, on either side of the river,the tree of lifeb]"[b]with its twelve kinds of fruit, yiel...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 27th)

Revelation 21(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The New Heaven and the New Earth Then I sawa new heaven and a new earth, forthe first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more.2And I sawthe holy city,new Jerusalem,coming down out of heaven from God,preparedas a bride adorned for her husband.3And I heard a loud voice from the ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 26th)

Revelation 20(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Thousand Years Then I saw an angel coming down from heaven,holding in his hand the key tothe bottomless pita]"[a]and a great chain.2And he seizedthe dragon, that ancient serpent, who is the devil and Satan, andbound him for a thousand years,3and threw him intothe pit, and shut it andsealed it over hi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 25th)

Revelation 19(ESV) (For APP users click website icon to comment) Rejoicing in Heaven After this I heardwhat seemed to be the loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, crying out, "Hallelujah!Salvation and glory and power belong to our God,2forhis judgments are true and just;for he has judgedthe great prostitutewho corrupted the earth with her immorality,andhas ave...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 24th)

Revelation 18(ESV) (App users click website icon to comment) The Fall of Babylon After this I sawanother angel coming down from heaven, having great authority, andthe earth was made bright with his glory.2And he called out with a mighty voice, "Fallen, fallen is Babylon the great!She has becomea dwelling place for demons,a hauntfor every unclean spirit,a hauntfor e...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 23rd)

Revelation 17(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Great Prostitute and the Beast Then one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls came and said to me, "Come, I will show you the judgment of the great prostitute who is seated on many waters, 2with whom the kings of the earth have committed sexual immorality, and with the wine of whose sexual immo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 20th)

Revelation 16(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Seven Bowls of God's Wrath Then I heard a loud voice from the temple telling the seven angels, "Go and pour out on the earth the seven bowls of the wrath of God." 2So the first angel went and poured out his bowl on the earth, and harmful and painful sores came upon the people who bore the mark of th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 19th)

Revelation 15(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Seven Angels with Seven Plagues Then I saw another sign in heaven, great and amazing, seven angels with seven plagues, which are the last, for with them the wrath of God is finished. 2And I saw what appeared to be a sea of glass mingled with fireand also those who had conquered the beast and its ima...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 18th)

Revelation 14(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Lamb and the 144,000 Then I looked, and behold, on Mount Zion stood the Lamb, and with him 144,000 who had his name and his Father's name written on their foreheads. 2And I heard a voice from heaven like the roar of many waters and like the sound of loud thunder. The voice I heard was like the sound ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 17th)

Revelation 13 (ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The First Beast And I saw a beast rising out of the sea, with ten horns and seven heads, with ten diadems on its horns and blasphemous names on its heads. 2And the beast that I saw was like a leopard; its feet were like a bear's, and its mouth was like a lion's mouth. And to it the dragon gave his power...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 16th)

Revelation 12(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Woman and the Dragon 12And a great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. 2She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pains and the agony of giving birth. 3And another sign appeared in heaven: behold, a great red...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 13th)

Revelation 11(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Two Witnesses Then I was given a measuring rod like a staff, and I was told, "Rise and measure the temple of God and the altar and those who worship there, 2but do not measure the court outside the temple; leave that out, for it is given over to the nations, and they will trample the holy city for fo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 12th)

Revelation 10(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Angel and the Little Scroll 10Then I saw another mighty angel coming down from heaven, wrapped in a cloud, with a rainbow over his head, and his face was like the sun, and his legs like pillars of fire. 2He had a little scroll open in his hand. And he set his right foot on the sea, and his left foot ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 11th)

Revelation 9(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) And the fifth angel blew his trumpet, and I saw a star fallen from heaven to earth, and he was given the key to the shaft of the bottomless pit.[a] 2He opened the shaft of the bottomless pit, and from the shaft rose smoke like the smoke of a great furnace, and the sun and the air were darkened with the smo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 10th)

Revelation 8(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Seventh Seal and the Golden Censer When the Lamb opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. 2Then I saw the seven angels who stand before God, and seven trumpets were given to them. 3And another angel came and stood at the altar with a golden censer, and he was given ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 9th)

Revelation 7(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The 144,000 of Israel Sealed After this I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding back the four winds of the earth, that no wind might blow on earth or sea or against any tree. 2Then I saw another angel ascending from the rising of the sun, with the seal of the living God, and h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 6th)

Revelation 6(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Seven Seals Now I watched when the Lamb opened one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures say with a voice like thunder, "Come!" 2And I looked, and behold, a white horse! And its rider had a bow, and a crown was given to him, and he came out conquering, and to conquer. 3When...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 5th)

Revelation 5(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Scroll and the Lamb Then I saw in the right hand of him who was seated on the throne a scroll written within and on the back, sealed with seven seals. 2And I saw a mighty angel proclaiming with a loud voice, "Who is worthy to open the scroll and break its seals?" 3And no one in heaven or on earth or u...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 4th)

Revelation 4(ESV) (App users click the website icon to comment) The Throne in Heaven After this I looked, and behold, a door standing open in heaven! And the first voice, which I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet, said, "Come up here, and I will show you what must take place after this." 2At once I was in the Spirit, and behold, a throne stood in heaven, with on...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 3rd)

Revelation 3(ESV) (app users click the website icon to comment) To the Church in Sardis "And to the angel of the church in Sardis write: 'The words of him who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars. "'I know your works. You have the reputation of being alive, but you are dead.2Wake up, and strengthen what remains and is about to die, for I have not found yo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 2nd)

Revelation 2(ESV) (app users click the website icon to comment) To the Church in Ephesus "To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: 'The words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand, who walks among the seven golden lampstands. 2"'I know your works, your toil and your patient endurance, and how you cannot bear with those who are evil, but have tested t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 29th)

Revelation 1(ESV) Prologue 1The revelation of Jesus Christ, which Godgave himto show to his servants[a]the things that must soon take place.He made it known by sending his angel to his servant John,2who bore witness to the word of God and tothe testimony of Jesus Christ, evento all that he saw.3Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 28th)

Jude(ESV) Greeting 1Jude, a servant[a]of Jesus Christ and brother of James, To those who are called,beloved in God the Father andkept for[b]Jesus Christ: 2Maymercy,peace, and love be multiplied to you. Judgment on False Teachers 3Beloved, although I was very eager to write to you about ourcommon salvation, I found it necessary to write appealing to youto contend fo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 27th)

3 JohnEnglish Standard Version (ESV) Greeting 1The elder to the beloved Gaius,whom I love in truth. 2Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, as it goes well with your soul.3ForI rejoiced greatly when the brothers[a]came and testified to your truth, as indeed you are walking in the truth.4I have no greater joy than to hear that...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 26th)

2 John(ESV) Greeting 1The elder to the elect lady and her children,whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all whoknowthe truth,2because of the truth that abides in us and will be with us forever: 3Grace, mercy, and peace will be with us, from God the Father and from Jesus Christ the Father's Son, in truth and love. Walking in Truth and Love 4I rejoiced great...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, November 25th)

1 John 5(ESV) Overcoming the World Everyone who believes thatJesus is the Christ has been born of God, andeveryone who loves the Father loves whoever has been born of him.2By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his commandments.3Forthis is the love of God, that wekeep his commandments. Andhis commandments are not burdensome.4Forever...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 22nd)

1 John 4(ESV) Test the Spirits Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world. 2By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God, 3and every spirit that does not confess Jesus is not from God. This is the ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 21st)

1 John 3(ESV) See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him. 2Beloved, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet appeared; but we know that when he appears[a] we shall be like him, because we shall see him as he is. 3And eve...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 20th)

1 John 2(ESV) Christ Our Advocate My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.2He is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the sins of the whole world. 3And by this we know that we have come to know him, if we keep his ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 19th)

1 John 1(ESV) The Word of Life That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life 2the life was made manifest, and we have seen it, and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and was made manifest to us 3that wh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 15th)

(App users: Click the website icon above to comment) 2 Peter 2(ESV) False Prophets and Teachers Butfalse prophets also arose among the people,just as there will be false teachers among you, who willsecretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Masterwho bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction.2And many will follow their sensuality, and becau...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 14th)

2 Peter 1(ESV) Greeting Simeon[a]Peter, a servant[b]and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtaineda faith of equal standing with oursby the righteousness of ourGod and Savior Jesus Christ: 2May grace and peace be multiplied to youin the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. Confirm Your Calling and Election 3His divine power has granted to us all things ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 13th)

1 Peter 5(ESV) Shepherd the Flock of God So I exhort the elders among you,as a fellow elder anda witness of the sufferings of Christ, as well as a partaker in the glory that is going to be revealed:2shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight,[a]not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you;[b]not for shameful gain, but eagerly;3notdo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 12th)

1 Peter 4(ESV) Stewards of God's Grace Since thereforeChrist suffered in the flesh,[a]arm yourselves with the same way of thinking, forwhoever has suffered in the fleshhas ceased from sin,2so as to live forthe rest of the time in the fleshno longer for human passions butfor the will of God.3For the time that is pastsufficesfor doing what the Gentiles want to do, living...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, November 11th)

1 Peter 3(ESV) Wives and Husbands Likewise, wives,be subject to your own husbands, so thateven if some do not obey the word,they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives,2when they see yourrespectful and pure conduct.3Do not let your adorning be externalthe braiding of hair and the putting on of gold jewelry, or the clothing you wear4but let your adornin...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 8th)

1 Peter 2(ESV) A Living Stone and a Holy People So put away all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander.2Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritualmilk, that by it you may grow up into salvation3if indeed you havetasted that the Lord is good. 4As you come to him, a living stonerejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious,5you...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 7th)

1 Peter 1(ESV) Greeting Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who are elect exiles ofthe Dispersion in Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia,2according tothe foreknowledge of God the Father,in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ andfor sprinkling with his blood: Maygrace andpeace be multiplied to you. Born Again to a Livin...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 6th)

James 5(ESV) Warning to the Rich Come now,you rich, weep and howl for themiseries that are coming upon you.2Your riches have rotted andyour garments are moth-eaten.3Your gold and silver have corroded, and their corrosion will be evidence against you and will eat your flesh like fire.You have laid up treasurein the last days.4Behold,the wages of the laborers who mowed y...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 5th)

James 4(ESV) Warning Against Worldliness What causes quarrels and what causes fights among you? Is it not this, that your passions[a]areat war within you?[b]2You desire and do not have, so you murder. You covet and cannot obtain, so you fight and quarrel. You do not have, because you do not ask.3You ask and do not receive, because you askwrongly, to spend it on your pa...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, November 4th)

James 3(ESV) Taming the Tongue Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness.2Forwe all stumble in many ways. And if anyone does not stumble in what he says,he is a perfect man,able also to bridle his whole body.3If we putbits into the mouths of horses so that they obey us, we guide their whol...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 1st)

James 2(ESV) The Sin of Partiality My brothers,[a]show no partiality as you hold the faith in our Lord Jesus Christ,the Lord of glory.2For if a man wearing a gold ring and fine clothing comes into your assembly, and a poor man in shabby clothing also comes in,3and if you pay attention to the one who wears the fine clothing and say, "You sit here in a good place,"while ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 31st)

James 1(ESV) Greeting James, a servant[a]of God andof the Lord Jesus Christ, Tothe twelve tribes inthe Dispersion: Greetings. Testing of Your Faith 2Count it all joy, my brothers,[b]when you meet trialsof various kinds,3for you know thatthe testing of your faithproduces steadfastness.4And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may beperfect and complete, ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 30th)

Hebrews 13(ESV) Sacrifices Pleasing to God Letbrotherly love continue.2Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for therebysome have entertained angels unawares.3Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body.4Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be undef...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 29th)

Hebrews 12(ESV) Jesus, Founder and Perfecter of Our Faith Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, andsin which clings so closely, andlet us runwith endurance the race that isset before us,2looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith,who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, d...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 28th)

Hebrews 11(ESV) By Faith Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction ofthings not seen.2For by it the people of old received their commendation.3By faith we understand that the universe was created bythe word of God, so that what is seen was not made out ofthings that are visible. 4By faithAbel offered to Goda more acceptable sacrifice than Cain, th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 25th)

Hebrews 10(ESV) Christ's Sacrifice Once for All For since the law has buta shadowof the good things to come instead of the true form of these realities,it can never, by the same sacrifices that are continually offered every year, make perfect those who draw near.2Otherwise, would they not have ceased to be offered, since the worshipers, having once been cleansed, would...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 24th)

Hebrews 9(ESV) The Earthly Holy Place Now even the first covenant had regulations for worship andan earthly place of holiness.2Fora tent[a]was prepared, the first section, in which werethe lampstand andthe table andthe bread of the Presence.[b]It is called the Holy Place.3Behindthe second curtain was a second section[c]called the Most Holy Place,4having the goldenaltar...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 23rd)

Hebrews 8(ESV) Jesus, High Priest of a Better Covenant 8Now the point in what we are saying is this: we have such a high priest,one who is seated at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in heaven,2a minister in the holy places, inthe true tent[a]that the Lordset up, not man.3Forevery high priest is appointed to offer gifts and sacrifices; thusit is necessary for...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 22nd)

Hebrews 7(ESV) The Priestly Order of Melchizedek For thisMelchizedek, king ofSalem, priest ofthe Most High God, met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him,2and to him Abraham apportioned a tenth part of everything. He is first, by translation of his name, king of righteousness, and then he is also king of Salem, that is, king of peace.3He is ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 21st)

Hebrews 6(ESV) Thereforelet us leavethe elementary doctrine of Christ and go on to maturity, not laying again a foundation of repentancefrom dead works and of faith toward God,2and ofinstruction about washings,a]"[a]the laying on of hands,the resurrection of the dead, andeternal judgment.3And this we will doif God permits.4For it is impossible, in the case of thosewho h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 18th)

Hebrews 5(ESV) For every high priest chosen from among menis appointed to act on behalf of menin relation to God,to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins.2He can deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himselfis beset with weakness.3Because of this he is obligated to offer sacrifice for his own sinsjust as he does for those of the people.4Andno one takes this ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 17th)

Hebrews 4(ESV) Therefore, while the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us fear lest any of you should seem to have failed to reach it. 2For good news came to us just as to them, but the message they heard did not benefit them, because they were not united by faith with those who listened.[a] 3For we who have believed enter that rest, as he has said, "As I...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 16th)

Hebrews 3(ESV) Jesus Greater Than Moses Therefore, holy brothers,[a] you who share in a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the apostle and high priest of our confession, 2who was faithful to him who appointed him, just as Moses also was faithful in all God's[b] house. 3For Jesus has been counted worthy of more glory than Mosesas much more glory as the builder of a house...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 15th)

Hebrews 2(ESV) Warning Against Neglecting Salvation Therefore we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, lest we drift away from it. 2For since the message declared by angels proved to be reliable, and every transgression or disobedience received a just retribution, 3how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? It was declared at first by the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 14th)

Hebrews 1(ESV) The Supremacy of God's Son Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, 2but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world. 3He is the radiance of the glory of God and the exact imprint of his nature, and he upholds the universe by...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 11th)

Philemon(ESV) Greeting Paul, a prisoner for Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother, To Philemon our beloved fellow worker 2and Apphia our sister and Archippus our fellow soldier, and the church in your house: 3Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philemon's Love and Faith 4I thank my God always when I remember you in my prayers, 5bec...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 10th)

Titus 3(ESV) Be Ready for Every Good Work Remind themto be submissive to rulers and authorities,to be obedient, to be ready for every good work,2to speak evil of no one,to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, andto show perfect courtesy toward all people.3Forwe ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, led astray, slaves to various passions and pleasures, passing our days i...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 9th)

Titus 2(ESV) Teach Sound Doctrine But as for you, teach what accords withsound[a]doctrine.2Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled,sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness.3Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior,not slanderersor slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good,4and so train the young women to love their husband...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 8th)

Titus 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul, a servant[a]of God andan apostle of Jesus Christ, for the sake of the faith of God's elect andtheir knowledge of the truth,which accords with godliness,2in hope of eternal life, which God,who never lies,promisedbefore the ages began[b]3andat the proper time manifested in his word[c]through the preachingwith which I have been entrustedby the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 7th)

2 Timothy 4(ESV) Preach the Word I charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus,who is to judge the living and the dead, and byhis appearing and his kingdom:2preach the word; be ready in season and out of season;reprove, rebuke, andexhort, with complete patience and teaching.3For the time is coming when people will not enduresound[a]teaching, but having itchin...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 4th)

2 Timothy 3(ESV) Godlessness in the Last Days But understand this, thatin the last days there will come times of difficulty.2For people will belovers of self,lovers of money,proud,arrogant, abusive,disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy,3heartless, unappeasable, slanderous, without self-control, brutal,not loving good,4treacherous, reckless,swollen with conce...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 3rd)

2 Timothy 2(ESV) A Good Soldier of Christ Jesus You then,my child,be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus,2andwhat you have heard from me in the presence of many witnessesentrust to faithful men,[a]who will be able to teach others also.3Share in suffering asa good soldier of Christ Jesus.4No soldiergets entangled in civilian pursuits, since his aim is to p...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 2nd)

2 Timothy 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul,an apostle of Christ Jesusby the will of God according tothe promise of the life that is in Christ Jesus, 2To Timothy,my beloved child: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. Guard the Deposit Entrusted to You 3I thank Godwhom I serve, as did my ancestors,with a clear conscience, as I remember youconst...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 1st)

1 Timothy 6(ESV) Let all who are under a yoke as bondservantsa]"[a]regard their own masters as worthy of all honor,so that the name of God and the teaching may not be reviled.2Those who have believing masters must not be disrespectful on the ground that they arebrothers; rather they must serve all the better since those who benefit by their good service are believers an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 30th)

1 Timothy 5(ESV) Instructions for the Church Do not rebuke an older man but encourage him as you would a father, younger men as brothers, 2older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, in all purity. 3Honor widows who are truly widows. 4But if a widow has children or grandchildren, let them first learn to show godliness to their own household and to make some retu...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 27th)

1 Timothy 4(ESV) Some Will Depart from the Faith Now the Spirit expressly says that in later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons, 2through the insincerity of liars whose consciences are seared, 3who forbid marriage and require abstinence from foods that God created to be received with thanksgiving by...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 26th)

1 Timothy 3(ESV) Qualifications for Overseers The saying is trustworthy: If anyone aspires to the office of overseer, he desires a noble task. 2Therefore an overseer[a] must be above reproach, the husband of one wife,[b] sober-minded, self-controlled, respectable, hospitable, able to teach,3not a drunkard, not violent but gentle, not quarrelsome, not a lover of money.4...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 25th)

1 Timothy 2(ESV) Pray for All People First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people, 2for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly and dignified in every way. 3This is good, and it is pleasing in the sight of God our Savior, 4who desires all people to be s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 24th)

1 Timothy 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by command of God our Savior and of Christ Jesus our hope, 2To Timothy, my true child in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. Warning Against False Teachers 3As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at Ephesus so that you may charge certain persons no...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 23rd)

2 Thessalonians 3(ESV) Pray for Us Finally, brothers,[a] pray for us, that the word of the Lord may speed ahead and be honored,[b] as happened among you, 2and that we may be delivered from wicked and evil men. For not all have faith. 3But the Lord is faithful. He will establish you and guard you against the evil one.[c] 4And we have confidence in the Lord about you, th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 20th)

2 Thessalonians 2(ESV) The Man of Lawlessness Now concerningthe coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and ourbeing gathered together to him, we ask you, brothers,[a]2not to be quickly shaken in mind oralarmed, eitherby a spirit or aspoken word, ora letter seeming to be from us, to the effect thatthe day of the Lord has come.3Let no one deceive you in any way. For that day wi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 19th)

2 Thessalonians 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Thanksgiving 3We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers,[a]as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 18th)

1 Thessalonians 5 1 Thessalonians 5(ESV) The Day of the Lord Now concerningthe times and the seasons, brothers,[a]you have no need to have anything written to you.2For you yourselves are fully aware thatthe day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.3While people are saying, "There is peace and security," thensudden destruction will come upon themas labor pai...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 17th)

1 Thessalonians 4(ESV) A Life Pleasing to God Finally, then, brothers,[a]we ask and urge you in the Lord Jesus, that as youreceived from ushow you ought to walk andto please God, just as you are doing, that youdo so more and more.2Foryou know what instructions we gave you through the Lord Jesus.3For this is the will of God,your sanctification:[b]that you abstain from s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 16th)

1 Thessalonians 3(ESV) Therefore when we could bear it no longer, we were willingto be left behind at Athens alone,2and wesent Timothy,our brother and God's coworkera]"[a]in the gospel of Christ, to establish and exhort you in your faith,3that no one be moved by these afflictions. For you yourselves know thatwe are destined for this.4For when we were with you, we kept t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 13th)

1 Thessalonians 2 1 Thessalonians 2(ESV) Paul's Ministry to the Thessalonians For you yourselves know, brothers,[a]that ourcoming to youwas not in vain.2But though we had already suffered and been shamefully treatedat Philippi, as you know,we had boldness in our Godto declare to you the gospel of God in the midst of muchconflict.3Forour appeal does not spring fromerro...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 12th)

1 Thessalonians 1 1 Thessalonians 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul,Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of theThessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace. The Thessalonians' Faith and Example 2We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly[a]mentioning you in our prayers,3remembering beforeour God and Fatheryour work of faith an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 11th)

Colossians 4 Colossians 4(ESV) Masters, treat your bondservants[a]justly and fairly, knowing that you also have a Master in heaven. Further Instructions 2Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in itwith thanksgiving.3At the same time, pray also for us, that God mayopen to us a door for the word,to declare the mystery of Christ,on account of which I am in pris...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 10th)

Colossians 3 Colossians 3(ESV) Put On the New Self If then you have been raised with Christ, seekthe things that are above, where Christ is,seated at the right hand of God.2Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.3Foryou have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God.4When Christwho is your[a]lifeappears, then you also will ap...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 9th)

Colossians 2 Colossians 2(ESV) For I want you to knowhow great astruggle I have for you and for those at Laodicea and for all who have not seen me face to face,2thattheir hearts may be encouraged, beingknit together in love, to reach all the riches of full assurance of understanding and the knowledge ofGod's mystery, which is Christ,3in whom are hidden all the treasure...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 6th)

Colossians 1 Colossians 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul,an apostle of Christ Jesusby the will of God, and Timothyour brother, 2To thesaints and faithful brothers[a]in Christ at Colossae: Grace to you and peace from God our Father. Thanksgiving and Prayer 3We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you,4since we heard ofyour faith in Christ Je...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 5th)

Philippians 4(ESV) Therefore, my brothers,[a] whom I love and long for, my joy and crown, stand firm thus in the Lord, my beloved. Exhortation, Encouragement, and Prayer 2I entreat Euodia and I entreat Syntyche to agree in the Lord. 3Yes, I ask you also, true companion,[b] help these women, who have labored[c] side by side with me in the gospel together with Clement a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 4th)

Philippians 3 (ESV) Righteousness Through Faith in Christ Finally, my brothers,[a] rejoice in the Lord. To write the same things to you is no trouble to me and is safe for you. 2Look out for the dogs, look out for the evildoers, look out for those who mutilate the flesh. 3For we are the circumcision, who worship by the Spirit of God[b] and glory in Christ Jesus and pu...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 3rd)

Philippians 2(ESV) Christ's Example of Humility So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, 2complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. 3Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 2nd)

Philippians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul and Timothy, servantsa]"[a] of Christ Jesus, To all the saints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with the overseersb]"[b] and deacons:c]"[c] 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Thanksgiving and Prayer 3I thank my God in all my remembrance of you, 4always in every prayer of mine for you all makin...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 30th)

Ephesians 6(ESV) Children and Parents Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.2"Honor your father and mother" (this is the first commandment with a promise),3"that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land."4Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger,but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Bondservan...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 29th)

Ephesians 5(ESV) Walk in Love Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children.2Andwalk in love,as Christ loved us andgave himself up for us, afragrantoffering and sacrifice to God. 3Butsexual immorality and all impurity or covetousnessmust not even be named among you, as is proper among saints.4Let there beno filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking,which are o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 28th)

Ephesians 4(ESV) Unity in the Body of Christ I therefore,a prisoner for the Lord, urge you towalk in a manner worthy ofthe calling to which you have been called,2with allhumility andgentleness, withpatience,bearing with one another in love,3eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit inthe bond of peace.4There isone body andone Spiritjust as you were called to the onehop...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 27th)

Ephesians 3(ESV) The Mystery of the Gospel Revealed For this reason I, Paul,a prisoner of Christ Jesuson behalf of you Gentiles2assuming that you have heard ofthe stewardship ofGod's grace that was given to me for you,3how the mystery was made known to meby revelation,as I have written briefly.4When you read this, you can perceive my insight intothe mystery of Christ,5...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 26th)

Ephesians 2(ESV) By Grace Through Faith And you weredead in the trespasses and sins2in which you once walked, following the course of this world, followingthe prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work inthe sons of disobedience3among whom we all once lived inthe passions of our flesh, carrying out the desires of the body[a]and the mind, andwere by ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 23rd)

Ephesians 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul,an apostle of Christ Jesusby the will of God, To the saints who are in Ephesus, andare faithful[a]in Christ Jesus: 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Spiritual Blessings in Christ 3Blessed bethe God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessingin th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 22nd)

Galatians 6(ESV) Bear One Another's Burdens Brothers,[a]if anyone is caught in any transgression,you who are spiritual should restore him ina spirit of gentleness. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted.2Bear one another's burdens, andso fulfillthe law of Christ.3Forif anyone thinks he is something,when he is nothing, he deceives himself.4But let each onetest ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 21st)

Galatians 5(ESV) Christ Has Set Us Free Forfreedom Christ hasset us free;stand firm therefore, and do not submit again toa yoke ofslavery. 2Look: I, Paul, say to you thatif you accept circumcision,Christ will be of no advantage to you.3I testify again to every man who accepts circumcision thathe is obligated to keep the whole law.4You aresevered from Christ,you who wo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 20th)

Galatians 4English Standard Version (ESV) Sons and Heirs 4I mean that the heir, as long as he is a child, is no different from a slave,[a]though he is the owner of everything,2but he is under guardians and managers until the date set by his father.3In the same way we also, when we were children,were enslaved to the elementary principles[b]of the world.4Butwhen the full...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 19th)

Galatians 3(ESV) By Faith, or by Works of the Law? O foolish Galatians! Who has bewitched you?It was before your eyes that Jesus Christ was publiclyportrayed as crucified.2Let me ask you only this:Did you receive the Spirit by works of the law or byhearing with faith?3Are you so foolish?Having begun by the Spirit, are you now being perfected by[a]the flesh?4Did you suf...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 16th)

Galatians 2(ESV) Paul Accepted by the Apostles Then after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking Titus along with me.2I went up because of a revelation and set before them (though privately before thosewho seemed influential) the gospel thatI proclaim among the Gentiles,in order to make sure I was not running or had notrun in vain.3But even T...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 15th)

Galatians 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul, anapostlenot from men nor through man, butthrough Jesus Christ and God the Father,who raised him from the dead2and allthe brothers[a]who are with me, Tothe churches of Galatia: 3Grace to you and peacefrom God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ,4who gave himself for our sins to deliver us from the presentevil age, according to the wi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 14th)

2 Corinthians 13(ESV) Final Warnings This is the third time I am coming to you. Every charge must be establishedby the evidence of two or three witnesses.2I warnedthose who sinned before and all the others, and I warn them now while absent, as I did when present on my second visit, thatif I come again I will not spare them3since you seek proof that Christis speaking in...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 13th)

2 Corinthians 12(ESV) Paul's Visions and His Thorn I must go on boasting. Though there is nothing to be gained by it, I will go on to visions and revelations of the Lord. 2I know a man in Christ who fourteen years ago was caught up to the third heavenwhether in the body or out of the body I do not know, God knows. 3And I know that this man was caught up into paradisewh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 12th)

2 Corinthians 11(ESV) Paul and the False Apostles I wish you would bear with me in a little foolishness. Do bear with me! 2For I feel a divine jealousy for you, since I betrothed you to one husband, to present you as a pure virgin to Christ. 3But I am afraid that as the serpent deceived Eve by his cunning, your thoughts will be led astray from a sincere and pure devoti...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 9th)

2 Corinthians 10 (ESV) Paul Defends His Ministry I, Paul, myself entreat you, by the meekness and gentleness of ChristI who am humble when face to face with you, but bold toward you when I am away! 2I beg of you that when I am present I may not have to show boldness with such confidence as I count on showing against some who suspect us of walking according to the flesh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 8th)

2 Corinthians 9(ESV) The Collection for Christians in Jerusalem Now it is superfluous for me to write to you about the ministry for the saints,2for I know your readiness, of which I boast about you to the people of Macedonia, saying that Achaia has been ready since last year. And your zeal has stirred up most of them. 3But I am sending[a] the brothers so that our boast...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 7th)

2 Corinthians 8 (ESV) Encouragement to Give Generously We want you to know, brothers,[a] about the grace of God that has been given among the churches of Macedonia, 2for in a severe test of affliction, their abundance of joy and their extreme poverty have overflowed in a wealth of generosity on their part. 3For they gave according to their means, as I can testify, and ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 6th)

2 Corinthians 7(ESV) Since we have these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from every defilement of body[a] and spirit, bringing holiness to completion in the fear of God. Paul's Joy 2Make room in your hearts[b] for us. We have wronged no one, we have corrupted no one, we have taken advantage of no one. 3I do not say this to condemn you, for I said before th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 5th)

2 Corinthians 6(ESV) Working together with him, then, we appeal to you not to receive the grace of God in vain. 2For he says, "In a favorable time I listened to you,and in a day of salvation I have helped you." Behold, now is the favorable time; behold, now is the day of salvation. 3We put no obstacle in anyone's way, so that no fault may be found with our ministr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 2nd)

2 Corinthians 5(ESV) Our Heavenly Dwelling For we know that if the tent that is our earthly home is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. 2For in this tent we groan, longing to put on our heavenly dwelling, 3if indeed by putting it on[a] we may not be found naked. 4For while we are still in this tent, we groan, bei...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 1st)

2 Corinthians 4 (ESV) The Light of the Gospel Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God,a]"[a] we do not lose heart.2But we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to practiceb]"[b]cunning or to tamper with God's word, but by the open statement of the truth we would commend ourselves to everyone's conscience in the sight of God. 3And even if o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 31st)

2 Corinthians 3(ESV) Ministers of the New Covenant Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, as some do, letters of recommendation to you, or from you? 2You yourselves are our letter of recommendation, written on our[a] hearts, to be known and read by all. 3And you show that you are a letter from Christ delivered by us, written not with ink but with t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 31st)

2 Corinthians 3(ESV) Ministers of the New Covenant Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, as some do, letters of recommendation to you, or from you? 2You yourselves are our letter of recommendation, written on our[a] hearts, to be known and read by all. 3And you show that you are a letter from Christ delivered by us, written not with ink but with t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 30th)

2 Corinthians 2(ESV) 2For I made up my mind not to make another painful visit to you. 2For if I cause you pain, who is there to make me glad but the one whom I have pained? 3And I wrote as I did, so that when I came I might not suffer pain from those who should have made me rejoice, for I felt sure of all of you, that my joy would be the joy of you all. 4For I wrote to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 29th)

2 Corinthians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother,To the church of God that is at Corinth, with all the saints who are in the whole of Achaia: 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. God of All Comfort 3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 26th)

1 Corinthians 16(ESV) The Collection for the Saints Now concerning[a] the collection for the saints: as I directed the churches of Galatia, so you also are to do. 2On the first day of every week, each of you is to put something aside and store it up, as he may prosper, so that there will be no collecting when I come. 3And when I arrive, I will send those whom you accre...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 25th)

1 Corinthians 15(ESV) The Resurrection of Christ Now I would remind you, brothers,[a] of the gospel I preached to you, which you received, in which you stand, 2and by which you are being saved, if you hold fast to the word I preached to youunless you believed in vain. 3For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 24th)

1 Corinthians 14(ESV) Prophecy and Tongues Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy. 2For one who speaks in a tongue speaks not to men but to God; for no one understands him, but he utters mysteries in the Spirit. 3On the other hand, the one who prophesies speaks to people for their upbuilding and encouragement and consola...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 23rd)

1 Corinthians 13(ESV) The Way of Love If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. 2And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. 3If I give away all I have, and if I deliver up my body to b...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 22nd)

1 Corinthians 12(ESV) Spiritual Gifts Now concerning[a] spiritual gifts,[b] brothers,[c] I do not want you to be uninformed. 2You know that when you were pagans you were led astray to mute idols, however you were led. 3Therefore I want you to understand that no one speaking in the Spirit of God ever says "Jesus is accursed!" and no one can say "Jesus is Lord" except in...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 19th)

1 Corinthians 11(ESV) Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ. Head Coverings 2Now I commend you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions even as I delivered them to you. 3But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wifea]"[a] is her husband,b]"[b] and the head of Christ is God. 4Every man who prays or prophe...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 18th)

1 Corinthians 10(ESV) Warning Against Idolatry For I do not want you to be unaware, brothers,[a] that our fathers were all under the cloud, and all passed through the sea, 2and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea, 3and all ate the same spiritual food, 4and all drank the same spiritual drink. For they drank from the spiritual Rock that followed them...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 17th)

1 Corinthians 9(ESV) Paul Surrenders His Rights Am I not free? Am I not an apostle? Have I not seen Jesus our Lord? Are not you my workmanship in the Lord? 2If to others I am not an apostle, at least I am to you, for you are the seal of my apostleship in the Lord. 3This is my defense to those who would examine me. 4Do we not have the right to eat and drink? 5Do we not...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 16th)

1 Corinthians 8(ESV) Food Offered to Idols Now concerning[a] food offered to idols: we know that "all of us possess knowledge." This "knowledge" puffs up, but love builds up. 2If anyone imagines that he knows something, he does not yet know as he ought to know. 3But if anyone loves God, he is known by God.[b] 4Therefore, as to the eating of food offered to idols, we k...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 15th)

1 Corinthians 7 (ESV) Principles for Marriage Now concerning the matters about which you wrote: "It is good for a man not to have sexual relations with a woman." 2But because of the temptation to sexual immorality, each man should have his own wife and each woman her own husband. 3The husband should give to his wife her conjugal rights, and likewise the wife to her hus...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 12th)

1 Corinthians 6 (ESV) Lawsuits Against Believers When one of you has a grievance against another, does he dare go to law before the unrighteous instead of the saints? 2Or do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world is to be judged by you, are you incompetent to try trivial cases? 3Do you not know that we are to judge angels? How much more, th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 11th)

1 Corinthians 5(ESV) Sexual Immorality Defiles the Church It is actually reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and of a kind that is not tolerated even among pagans, for a man has his father's wife. 2And you are arrogant! Ought you not rather to mourn? Let him who has done this be removed from among you. 3For though absent in body, I am present in spirit...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 10th)

1 Corinthians 4(ESV) The Ministry of Apostles This is how one should regard us, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God. 2Moreover, it is required of stewards that they be found faithful.3But with me it is a very small thing that I should be judged by you or by any human court. In fact, I do not even judge myself. 4For I am not aware of anything agai...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 9th)

1 Corinthians 3(ESV) Divisions in the Church But I, brothers,[a] could not address you as spiritual people, but as people of the flesh, as infants in Christ. 2I fed you with milk, not solid food, for you were not ready for it. And even now you are not yet ready, 3for you are still of the flesh. For while there is jealousy and strife among you, are you not of the flesh ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 8th)

1 Corinthians 2(ESV) Proclaiming Christ Crucified And I, when I came to you, brothers,[a] did not come proclaiming to you the testimony[b] of God with lofty speech or wisdom. 2For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified. 3And I was with you in weakness and in fear and much trembling, 4and my speech and my message were not in plausible ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 5th)

1 Corinthians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, called by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and our brother Sosthenes, 2To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints together with all those who in every place call upon the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, both their Lord and ours: 3Grace to you and peace from God ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 4th)

Romans 16(ESV) Personal Greetings I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a servant[a] of the church at Cenchreae,2that you may welcome her in the Lord in a way worthy of the saints, and help her in whatever she may need from you, for she has been a patron of many and of myself as well. 3Greet Prisca and Aquila, my fellow workers in Christ Jesus, 4who risked their necks f...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 3rd)

Romans 15(ESV) The Example of Christ We who are strong have an obligation to bear with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 2Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up. 3For Christ did not please himself, but as it is written, "The reproaches of those who reproached you fell on me." 4For whatever was written in former days was wr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 2nd)

Romans 14(ESV) Do Not Pass Judgment on One Another As for the one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions. 2One person believes he may eat anything, while the weak person eats only vegetables. 3Let not the one who eats despise the one who abstains, and let not the one who abstains pass judgment on the one who eats, for God has welcomed him. ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 1st)

Romans 13(ESV) Submission to the Authorities Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God.2Therefore whoever resists the authorities resists what God has appointed, and those who resist will incur judgment. 3For rulers are not a terror to good conduct, but to bad. W...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 28th)

Romans 12(ESV) A Living Sacrifice I appeal to you therefore, brothers,[a] by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.[b] 2Do not be conformed to this world,[c] but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acc...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 27th)

Romans 11(ESV) The Remnant of Israel I ask, then, has God rejected his people? By no means! For I myself am an Israelite, a descendant of Abraham,[a] a member of the tribe of Benjamin. 2God has not rejected his people whom he foreknew. Do you not know what the Scripture says of Elijah, how he appeals to God against Israel? 3"Lord, they have killed your prophets, they h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 26th)

Romans 10(ESV) Brothers,[a] my heart's desire and prayer to God for them is that they may be saved. 2For I bear them witness that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge. 3For, being ignorant of the righteousness of God, and seeking to establish their own, they did not submit to God's righteousness. 4For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 25th)

Romans 9(ESV) God's Sovereign Choice I am speaking the truth in ChristI am not lying; my conscience bears me witness in the Holy Spirit 2that I have great sorrow and unceasing anguish in my heart. 3For I could wish that I myself were accursed and cut off from Christ for the sake of my brothers,[a] my kinsmen according to the flesh. 4They are Israelites, and to them bel...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 24th)

Romans 8(ESV) Life in the Spirit There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.[a]2For the law of the Spirit of life has set you[b] free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. 3For God has done what the law, weakened by the flesh, could not do. By sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for sin,[c] he condemned sin in ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 21st)

Romans 7(ESV) Released from the Law Or do you not know, brothers[a]for I am speaking to those who know the lawthat the law is binding on a person only as long as he lives? 2For a married woman is bound by law to her husband while he lives, but if her husband dies she is released from the law of marriage.[b] 3Accordingly, she will be called an adulteress if she lives wi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 20th)

Romans 6(ESV) Dead to Sin, Alive to God What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? 2By no means! How can we who died to sin still live in it? 3Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? 4We were buried therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was rais...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 19th)

Romans 5(ESV) Peace with God Through Faith Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we[a] have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2Through him we have also obtained access by faith[b] into this grace in which we stand, and we[c] rejoice[d] in hope of the glory of God. 3Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 18th)

Romans 4(ESV) Abraham Justified by Faith What then shall we say was gained by Abraham, our forefather according to the flesh? 2For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. 3For what does the Scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him as righteousness." 4Now to the one who works, his wages are not count...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 17th)

Romans 3 (ESV) God's Righteousness Upheld Then what advantage has the Jew? Or what is the value of circumcision?2Much in every way. To begin with, the Jews were entrusted with the oracles of God. 3What if some were unfaithful? Does their faithlessness nullify the faithfulness of God? 4By no means! Let God be true though every one were a liar, as it is written, "That...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 14th)

Romans 2(ESV) God's Righteous Judgment Therefore you have no excuse, O man, every one of you who judges. For in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, practice the very same things. 2We know that the judgment of God rightly falls on those who practice such things. 3Do you suppose, O manyou who judge those who practice such things and ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 13th)

Romans 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, a servanta]"[a] of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, 2which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy Scriptures, 3concerning his Son, who was descended from Davidb]"[b] according to the flesh 4and was declared to be the Son of God in power according to the Spirit of holiness by his resurr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 12th)

Acts 28 (ESV) Paul on Malta After we were brought safely through, we then learned that the island was called Malta. 2The native people[a] showed us unusual kindness, for they kindled a fire and welcomed us all, because it had begun to rain and was cold. 3When Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks and put them on the fire, a viper came out because of the heat and fastene...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 11th)

Acts 27 (ESV) Paul Sails for Rome And when it was decided that we should sail for Italy, they delivered Paul and some other prisoners to a centurion of the Augustan Cohort named Julius. 2And embarking in a ship of Adramyttium, which was about to sail to the ports along the coast of Asia, we put to sea, accompanied by Aristarchus, a Macedonian from Thessalonica. 3The ne...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 10th)

Acts 26 (ESV) Paul's Defense Before Agrippa So Agrippa said to Paul, "You have permission to speak for yourself." Then Paul stretched out his hand and made his defense: 2"I consider myself fortunate that it is before you, King Agrippa, I am going to make my defense today against all the accusations of the Jews, 3especially because you are familiar with all the customs...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 7th)

Acts 25 (ESV) Paul Appeals to Caesar Now three days after Festus had arrived in the province, he went up to Jerusalem from Caesarea. 2And the chief priests and the principal men of the Jews laid out their case against Paul, and they urged him, 3asking as a favor against Paul[a] that he summon him to Jerusalembecause they were planning an ambush to kill him on the way. ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 6th)

Acts 24 (ESV) Paul Before Felix at Caesarea And after five days the high priest Ananias came down with some elders and a spokesman, one Tertullus. They laid before the governor their case against Paul.2And when he had been summoned, Tertullus began to accuse him, saying: "Since through you we enjoy much peace, and since by your foresight, most excellent Felix, reforms...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 5th)

Acts 23 (ESV) And looking intently at the council, Paul said, "Brothers, I have lived my life before God in all good conscience up to this day." 2And the high priest Ananias commanded those who stood by him to strike him on the mouth. 3Then Paul said to him, "God is going to strike you, you whitewashed wall! Are you sitting to judge me according to the law, and yet cont...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 4th)

Acts 22(ESV) "Brothers and fathers, hear the defense that I now make before you." 2And when they heard that he was addressing them in the Hebrew language,[a]they became even more quiet. And he said: 3"I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia, but brought up in this city, educated at the feet of Gamaliel[b] according to the strict manner of the law of our fathers, being z...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 3rd)

Acts 21(ESV) Paul Goes to Jerusalem And when we had parted from them and set sail, we came by a straight course to Cos, and the next day to Rhodes, and from there to Patara.[a] 2And having found a ship crossing to Phoenicia, we went aboard and set sail. 3When we had come in sight of Cyprus, leaving it on the left we sailed to Syria and landed at Tyre, for there the shi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 31st)

Acts 20 (ESV) Paul in Macedonia and Greece After the uproar ceased, Paul sent for the disciples, and after encouraging them, he said farewell and departed for Macedonia. 2When he had gone through those regions and had given them much encouragement, he came to Greece.3There he spent three months, and when a plot was made against him by the Jews[a] as he was about to set...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 30th)

Acts 19(ESV) Paul in Ephesus And it happened that while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul passed through the inland[a] country and came to Ephesus. There he found some disciples. 2And he said to them, "Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you believed?" And they said, "No, we have not even heard that there is a Holy Spirit." 3And he said, "Into what then were you baptized?"...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 29th)

Acts 18 (ESV) Paul in Corinth After this Paul[a] left Athens and went to Corinth. 2And he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had commanded all the Jews to leave Rome. And he went to see them,3and because he was of the same trade he stayed with them and worked, for they were tentmakers by trad...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 28th)

Acts 17(ESV) Paul and Silas in Thessalonica Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews. 2And Paul went in, as was his custom, and on three Sabbath days he reasoned with them from the Scriptures, 3explaining and proving that it was necessary for the Christ to suffer and to rise from the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 27th)

Acts 16 (ESV) Timothy Joins Paul and Silas Paul[a] came also to Derbe and to Lystra. A disciple was there, named Timothy, the son of a Jewish woman who was a believer, but his father was a Greek. 2He was well spoken of by the brothers[b] at Lystra and Iconium. 3Paul wanted Timothy to accompany him, and he took him and circumcised him because of the Jews who were in tho...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 24th)

Acts 15(ESV) The Jerusalem Council But some men came down from Judea and were teaching the brothers, "Unless you are circumcised according to the custom of Moses, you cannot be saved." 2And after Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and debate with them, Paul and Barnabas and some of the others were appointed to go up to Jerusalem to the apostles and the elders ab...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 23rd)

Acts 14(ESV) Paul and Barnabas at Iconium Now at Iconium they entered together into the Jewish synagogue and spoke in such a way that a great number of both Jews and Greeks believed. 2But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles and poisoned their minds against the brothers.[a] 3So they remained for a long time, speaking boldly for the Lord, who bore witness to the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 22nd)

Acts 13(ESV) Barnabas and Saul Sent Off Now there were in the church at Antioch prophets and teachers, Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger,[a] Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend of Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. 2While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, "Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them."...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 21st)

Acts 12 (ESV) James Killed and Peter Imprisoned About that time Herod the king laid violent hands on some who belonged to the church. 2He killed James the brother of John with the sword, 3and when he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter also. This was during the days of Unleavened Bread. 4And when he had seized him, he put him in prison, deliverin...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 20th)

Acts 11 (ESV) Peter Reports to the Church Now the apostles and the brothers[a] who were throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God. 2So when Peter went up to Jerusalem, the circumcision party[b] criticized him, saying, 3"You went to uncircumcised men and ate with them." 4But Peter began and explained it to them in order: 5"I was in the c...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 17th)

Acts 10 (ESV) Peter and Cornelius At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort, 2a devout man who feared God with all his household, gave alms generously to the people, and prayed continually to God.3About the ninth hour of the day[a] he saw clearly in a vision an angel of God come in and say to him, "Cornelius." 4And...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 16th)

Acts 9 (ESV) The Conversion of Saul But Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest 2and asked him for letters to the synagogues at Damascus, so that if he found any belonging to the Way, men or women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem. 3Now as he went on his way, he approached Damascus, and suddenly a light ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 15th)

Acts 8 (ESV) Saul Ravages the Church And Saul approved of his execution. And there arose on that day a great persecution against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles. 2Devout men buried Stephen and made great lamentation over him.3But Saul was ravaging the church, and entering house after...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 14th)

Acts 7 (ESV) Stephen's Speech And the high priest said, "Are these things so?" 2And Stephen said: "Brothers and fathers, hear me. The God of glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia, before he lived in Haran, 3and said to him, 'Go out from your land and from your kindred and go into the land that I will show you.'4Then he went out from the land ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 13th)

Acts 6 (ESV) Seven Chosen to Serve Now in these days when the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint by the Hellenists[a] arose against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution. 2And the twelve summoned the full number of the disciples and said, "It is not right that we should give up preaching the word of God to serve t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 10th)

Acts 5 (ESV) Ananias and Sapphira But a man named Ananias, with his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property,2and with his wife's knowledge he kept back for himself some of the proceeds and brought only a part of it and laid it at the apostles' feet. 3But Peter said, "Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back for yourself part o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 9th)

Acts 4 (ESV) Peter and John Before the Council And as they were speaking to the people, the priests and the captain of the temple and the Sadducees came upon them, 2greatly annoyed because they were teaching the people and proclaiming in Jesus the resurrection from the dead.3And they arrested them and put them in custody until the next day, for it was already evening. ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 8th)

Acts 3 (ESV) The Lame Beggar Healed Now Peter and John were going up to the temple at the hour of prayer, the ninth hour.[a] 2And a man lame from birth was being carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple that is called the Beautiful Gate to ask alms of those entering the temple. 3Seeing Peter and John about to go into the temple, he asked to receive alms....

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 7th)

Acts 2(ESV) The Coming of the Holy Spirit When the day of Pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place. 2And suddenly there came from heaven a sound like a mighty rushing wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. 3And divided tongues as of fire appeared to them and rested[a] on each one of them. 4And they were all filled with the Holy Spir...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 6th)

Acts 1 (ESV) The Promise of the Holy Spirit In the first book, O Theophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach, 2until the day when he was taken up, after he had given commands through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen. 3He presented himself alive to them after his suffering by many proofs, appearing to them during forty days and s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 3rd)

John 21(ESV) Jesus Appears to Seven Disciples After this Jesus revealed himself again to the disciples by the Sea of Tiberias, and he revealed himself in this way. 2Simon Peter, Thomas (called the Twin), Nathanael of Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee, and two others of his disciples were together. 3Simon Peter said to them, "I am going fishing." They said to him, "W...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 2nd)

John 20(ESV) The Resurrection Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw that the stone had been taken away from the tomb.2So she ran and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one whom Jesus loved, and said to them, "They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we do not know where they have laid ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 1st)

John 19 (ESV) Jesus Delivered to Be Crucified Then Pilate took Jesus and flogged him. 2And the soldiers twisted together a crown of thorns and put it on his head and arrayed him in a purple robe. 3They came up to him, saying, "Hail, King of the Jews!" and struck him with their hands.4Pilate went out again and said to them, "See, I am bringing him out to you that you ma...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 30th)

John 18(ESV) Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus When Jesus had spoken these words, he went out with his disciples across the brook Kidron, where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered.2Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knew the place, for Jesus often met there with his disciples. 3So Judas, having procured a band of soldiers and some officers from the chief p...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 29th)

John 17 (ESV) The High Priestly Prayer When Jesus had spoken these words, he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, "Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son that the Son may glorify you,2since you have given him authority over all flesh, to give eternal life to all whom you have given him. 3And this is eternal life, that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 26th)

John 16(ESV) "I have said all these things to you to keep you from falling away. 2They will put you out of the synagogues. Indeed, the hour is coming when whoever kills you will think he is offering service to God. 3And they will do these things because they have not known the Father, nor me. 4But I have said these things to you, that when their hour comes you may remem...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 25th)

John 15(ESV) I Am the True Vine "I am the true vine, and my Father is the vinedresser. 2Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit. 3Already you are clean because of the word that I have spoken to you. 4Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unles...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 24th)

John 14(ESV) I Am the Way, and the Truth, and the Life "Let not your hearts be troubled. Believe in God;[a] believe also in me. 2In my Father's house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?[b] 3And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also. 4...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 23rd)

John 13 (ESV) Jesus Washes the Disciples' Feet Now before the Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end. 2During supper, when the devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, to betray him, 3Jesus, knowing that t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 22nd)

John 12 (ESV) Mary Anoints Jesus at Bethany Six days before the Passover, Jesus therefore came to Bethany, where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead. 2So they gave a dinner for him there. Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those reclining with him at table. 3Mary therefore took a pound[a] of expensive ointment made from pure nard, and anointed the feet ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 19th)

John 11(ESV) The Death of Lazarus Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. 2It was Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was ill. 3So the sisters sent to him, saying, "Lord, he whom you love is ill." 4But when Jesus heard it he said, "This illness does not lead t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 18th)

John 10(ESV) I Am the Good Shepherd "Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs in by another way, that man is a thief and a robber. 2But he who enters by the door is the shepherd of the sheep. 3To him the gatekeeper opens. The sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. 4When he has brought o...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 17th)

John 9(ESV) Jesus Heals a Man Born Blind As he passed by, he saw a man blind from birth. 2And his disciples asked him, "Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?" 3Jesus answered, "It was not that this man sinned, or his parents, but that the works of God might be displayed in him. 4We must work the works of him who sent me while it is day; ni...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 16th)

John 8 (ESV) but Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. 2Early in the morning he came again to the temple. All the people came to him, and he sat down and taught them. 3The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery, and placing her in the midst 4they said to him, "Teacher, this woman has been caught in the act of adultery. 5Now in the Law, Mo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 15th)

John 7(ESV) Jesus at the Feast of Booths After this Jesus went about in Galilee. He would not go about in Judea, becausethe Jews[a]were seeking to kill him.2Nowthe Jews' Feast ofBooths was at hand.3So his brothers[b]said to him, "Leave here and go to Judea, that your disciples also may see the works you are doing.4For no one works in secret if he seeks to be known op...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 12th)

John 6 English Standard Version (ESV) Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand 6After this Jesus went away to the other side of the Sea of Galilee, which is the Sea of Tiberias. 2And a large crowd was following him, because they saw the signs that he was doing on the sick. 3Jesus went up on the mountain, and there he sat down with his disciples. 4Now the Passover, the feast of th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 11th)

John 5 (ESV) The Healing at the Pool on the Sabbath After this there was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2Now there is in Jerusalem by the Sheep Gate a pool, in Aramaic[a] called Bethesda,[b] which has five roofed colonnades. 3In these lay a multitude of invalidsblind, lame, and paralyzed.[c] 5One man was there who had been an invalid for thirty-e...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 10th)

John 4(ESV) Jesus and the Woman of Samaria Now when Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus was making and baptizing more disciples than John 2(although Jesus himself did not baptize, but only his disciples), 3he left Judea and departed again for Galilee. 4And he had to pass through Samaria. 5So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the field t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 9th)

John 3 (ESV) You Must Be Born Again Now there was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews.2This man came to Jesus[a] by night and said to him, "Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher come from God, for no one can do these signs that you do unless God is with him." 3Jesus answered him, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again[b] he cannot...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 8th)

John 2 (ESV) The Wedding at Cana On the third day there was a wedding at Cana in Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. 2Jesus also was invited to the wedding with his disciples.3When the wine ran out, the mother of Jesus said to him, "They have no wine."4And Jesus said to her, "Woman, what does this have to do with me? My hour has not yet come." 5His mother said ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 5th)

John 1(ESV) The Word Became Flesh In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2He was in the beginning with God. 3All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. 4In him was life,[a] and the life was the light of men. 5The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. 6Th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 4th)

Luke 24 (ESV) The Resurrection But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb, taking the spices they had prepared. 2And they found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. 4While they were perplexed about this, behold, two men stood by them in dazzling apparel. 5And as they were f...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 3rd)

Luke 23 (ESV) Jesus Before Pilate Then the whole company of them arose and brought him before Pilate. 2And they began to accuse him, saying, "We found this man misleading our nation and forbidding us to give tribute to Caesar, and saying that he himself is Christ, a king." 3And Pilate asked him, "Are you the King of the Jews?" And he answered him, "You have said so." 4...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 2nd)

Luke 22 (ESV) The Plot to Kill Jesus Now the Feast of Unleavened Bread drew near, which is called the Passover.2And the chief priests and the scribes were seeking how to put him to death, for they feared the people. Judas to Betray Jesus 3Then Satan entered into Judas called Iscariot, who was of the number of the twelve. 4He went away and conferred with the chief pri...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 1st)

Luke 21 (ESV) The Widow's Offering Jesus[a] looked up and saw the rich putting their gifts into the offering box,2and he saw a poor widow put in two small copper coins.[b] 3And he said, "Truly, I tell you, this poor widow has put in more than all of them. 4For they all contributed out of their abundance, but she out of her poverty put in all she had to live on." Jesus...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 29th)

Luke 20 (ESV) The Authority of Jesus Challenged One day, as Jesus[a] was teaching the people in the temple and preaching the gospel, the chief priests and the scribes with the elders came up 2and said to him, "Tell us by what authority you do these things, or who it is that gave you this authority." 3He answered them, "I also will ask you a question. Now tell me, 4was ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 28th)

Luke 19(ESV) Jesus and Zacchaeus He entered Jericho and was passing through. 2And behold, there was a man named Zacchaeus. He was a chief tax collector and was rich. 3And he was seeking to see who Jesus was, but on account of the crowd he could not, because he was small in stature. 4So he ran on ahead and climbed up into a sycamore tree to see him, for he was about to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 27th)

Luke 18 (ESV) The Parable of the Persistent Widow And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. 2He said, "In a certain city there was a judge who neither feared God nor respected man. 3And there was a widow in that city who kept coming to him and saying, 'Give me justice against my adversary.' 4For a while he refused, but ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 26th)

Luke 17 (ESV) Temptations to Sin And he said to his disciples, "Temptations to sin[a] are sure to come, but woe to the one through whom they come! 2It would be better for him if a millstone were hung around his neck and he were cast into the sea than that he should cause one of these little ones to sin.[b] 3Pay attention to yourselves! If your brother sins, rebuke him,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 25th)

Luke 16 (ESV) The Parable of the Dishonest Manager He also said to the disciples, "There was a rich man who had a manager, and charges were brought to him that this man was wasting his possessions. 2And he called him and said to him, 'What is this that I hear about you? Turn in the account of your management, for you can no longer be manager.' 3And the manager said to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 22nd)

Luke 15 (ESV) The Parable of the Lost Sheep Now the tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to hear him. 2And the Pharisees and the scribes grumbled, saying, "This man receives sinners and eats with them." 3So he told them this parable: 4"What man of you, having a hundred sheep, if he has lost one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the open country, a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 21st)

Luke 14(ESV) Healing of a Man on the Sabbath One Sabbath, when he went to dine at the house of a ruler of the Pharisees, they were watching him carefully. 2And behold, there was a man before him who had dropsy. 3And Jesus responded to the lawyers and Pharisees, saying, "Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath, or not?" 4But they remained silent. Then he took him and healed...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 20th)

Luke 13 (ESV) Repent or Perish There were some present at that very time who told him about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with their sacrifices. 2And he answered them, "Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all the other Galileans, because they suffered in this way? 3No, I tell you; but unless you repent, you will all likewise perish....

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 19th)

Luke 12 (ESV) Beware of the Leaven of the Pharisees In the meantime, when so many thousands of the people had gathered together that they were trampling one another, he began to say to his disciples first, "Beware of the leaven of the Pharisees, which is hypocrisy. 2Nothing is covered up that will not be revealed, or hidden that will not be known. 3Therefore whatever...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 18th)

Luke 11(ESV) The Lord's Prayer Now Jesus[a] was praying in a certain place, and when he finished, one of his disciples said to him, "Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples." 2And he said to them, "When you pray, say: "Father, hallowed be your name.Your kingdom come.3Give us each day our daily bread,[b]4and forgive us our sins,for we ourselves forgive e...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 15th)

Luke 10(ESV) Jesus Sends Out the Seventy-Two After this the Lord appointed seventy-twoa]"[a] others and sent them on ahead of him, two by two, into every town and place where he himself was about to go.2And he said to them, "The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest. 3Go...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 14th)

Luke 9(ESV) Jesus Sends Out the Twelve Apostles And he called the twelve together and gave them power and authority over all demons and to cure diseases, 2and he sent them out to proclaim the kingdom of God and to heal. 3And he said to them, "Take nothing for your journey, no staff, nor bag, nor bread, nor money; and do not have two tunics.[a] 4And whatever house you e...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 13th)

Luke 8 (ESV) Women Accompanying Jesus Soon afterward he went on through cities and villages, proclaiming and bringing the good news of the kingdom of God. And the twelve were with him, 2and also some women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities: Mary, called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had gone out, 3and Joanna, the wife of Chuza, Herod's household m...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 12th)

Luke 7 English Standard Version (ESV) Jesus Heals a Centurion's Servant 7After he had finished all his sayings in the hearing of the people, he entered Capernaum. 2Now a centurion had a servant[a] who was sick and at the point of death, who was highly valued by him. 3When the centurion[b] heard about Jesus, he sent to him elders of the Jews, asking him to come and heal...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 11th)

Luke 6(ESV) Jesus Is Lord of the Sabbath On a Sabbath,[a] while he was going through the grainfields, his disciples plucked and ate some heads of grain, rubbing them in their hands. 2But some of the Pharisees said, "Why are you doing what is not lawful to do on the Sabbath?"3And Jesus answered them, "Have you not read what David did when he was hungry, he and those who...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 8th)

Luke 5(ESV) Jesus Calls the First Disciples On one occasion, while the crowd was pressing in on him to hear the word of God, he was standing by the lake of Gennesaret, 2and he saw two boats by the lake, but the fishermen had gone out of them and were washing their nets.3Getting into one of the boats, which was Simon's, he asked him to put out a little from the land. An...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 7th)

Luke 4 English Standard Version (ESV) The Temptation of Jesus 4And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness 2for forty days, being tempted by the devil. And he ate nothing during those days. And when they were ended, he was hungry. 3The devil said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command this stone to becom...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 6th)

Luke 3 English Standard Version (ESV) John the Baptist Prepares the Way 3In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene,2during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 5th)

Luke 2(ESV) The Birth of Jesus Christ In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2This was the first registration when[a] Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3And all went to be registered, each to his own town. 4And Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the town of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city of David, which is call...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 4th)

Luke 1(ESV) Dedication to Theophilus Inasmuch as many have undertaken to compile a narrative of the things that have been accomplished among us, 2just as those who from the beginning were eyewitnesses and ministers of the word have delivered them to us, 3it seemed good to me also, having followed all things closely for some time past, to write an orderly account for yo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 1st)

Mark 16(ESV) The Resurrection When the Sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James, and Salome bought spices, so that they might go and anoint him. 2And very early on the first day of the week, when the sun had risen, they went to the tomb. 3And they were saying to one another, "Who will roll away the stone for us from the entrance of the tomb?" 4And loo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 28th)

Mark 15(ESV) Jesus Delivered to Pilate And as soon as it was morning, the chief priests held a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council. And they bound Jesus and led him away and delivered him over to Pilate. 2And Pilate asked him, "Are you the King of the Jews?" And he answered him, "You have said so." 3And the chief priests accused him of many t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 27th)

Mark 14(ESV) The Plot to Kill Jesus It was now two days before the Passover and the Feast of Unleavened Bread. And the chief priests and the scribes were seeking how to arrest him by stealth and kill him, 2for they said, "Not during the feast, lest there be an uproar from the people." Jesus Anointed at Bethany 3And while he was at Bethany in the house of Simon the le...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 26th)

Mark 13(ESV) Jesus Foretells Destruction of the Temple And as he came out of the temple, one of his disciples said to him, "Look, Teacher, what wonderful stones and what wonderful buildings!" 2And Jesus said to him, "Do you see these great buildings? There will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down." Signs of the End of the Age 3And as ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 25th)

Mark 12 (ESV) The Parable of the Tenants And he began to speak to them in parables. "A man planted a vineyard and put a fence around it and dug a pit for the winepress and built a tower, and leased it to tenants and went into another country. 2When the season came, he sent a servant[a] to the tenants to get from them some of the fruit of the vineyard. 3And they took hi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 22nd)

Mark 11(ESV) The Triumphal Entry Now when they drew near to Jerusalem, to Bethphage and Bethany, at the Mount of Olives, Jesus[a] sent two of his disciples 2and said to them, "Go into the village in front of you, and immediately as you enter it you will find a colt tied, on which no one has ever sat. Untie it and bring it. 3If anyone says to you, 'Why are you doing thi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 21st)

Mark 10(ESV) Teaching About Divorce And he left there and went to the region of Judea and beyond the Jordan, and crowds gathered to him again. And again, as was his custom, he taught them. 2And Pharisees came up and in order to test him asked, "Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?" 3He answered them, "What did Moses command you?" 4They said, "Moses allowed a ma...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 20th)

Mark 9(ESV) And he said to them, "Truly, I say to you, there are some standing here who will not taste death until they see the kingdom of God after it has come with power." The Transfiguration 2And after six days Jesus took with him Peter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, 3and his clothes became ra...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 19th)

Mark 8 (ESV) Jesus Feeds the Four Thousand In those days, when again a great crowd had gathered, and they had nothing to eat, he called his disciples to him and said to them, 2"I have compassion on the crowd, because they have been with me now three days and have nothing to eat.3And if I send them away hungry to their homes, they will faint on the way. And some of them...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 18th)

Mark 7 (ESV) Traditions and Commandments Now when the Pharisees gathered to him, with some of the scribes who had come from Jerusalem, 2they saw that some of his disciples ate with hands that were defiled, that is, unwashed. 3(For the Pharisees and all the Jews do not eat unless they wash their hands properly,[a] holding to the tradition of the elders, 4and when they c...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 15th)

Mark 6(ESV) Jesus Rejected at Nazareth He went away from there and came to his hometown, and his disciples followed him. 2And on the Sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astonished, saying, "Where did this man get these things? What is the wisdom given to him? How are such mighty works done by his hands? 3Is not this the carpenter, th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 14th)

Mark 5 (ESV) Jesus Heals a Man with a Demon They came to the other side of the sea, to the country of the Gerasenes.[a] 2And when Jesus[b] had stepped out of the boat, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit. 3He lived among the tombs. And no one could bind him anymore, not even with a chain, 4for he had often been bound with shackles an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 13th)

Mark 4(ESV) The Parable of the Sower Again he began to teach beside the sea. And a very large crowd gathered about him, so that he got into a boat and sat in it on the sea, and the whole crowd was beside the sea on the land. 2And he was teaching them many things in parables, and in his teaching he said to them: 3"Listen! Behold, a sower went out to sow.4And as he sowed...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 12th)

Mark 3 (ESV) A Man with a Withered Hand Again he entered the synagogue, and a man was there with a withered hand.2And they watched Jesus,[a] to see whether he would heal him on the Sabbath, so that they might accuse him. 3And he said to the man with the withered hand, "Come here." 4And he said to them, "Is it lawful on the Sabbath to do good or to do harm, to save life...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 11th)

Mark 2(ESV) Jesus Heals a Paralytic And when he returned to Capernaum after some days, it was reported that he was at home. 2And many were gathered together, so that there was no more room, not even at the door. And he was preaching the word to them. 3And they came, bringing to him a paralytic carried by four men. 4And when they could not get near him because of the cr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 8th)

Mark 1(ESV) John the Baptist Prepares the Way The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God.[a] 2As it is written in Isaiah the prophet,[b] "Behold, I send my messenger before your face,who will prepare your way,3the voice of one crying in the wilderness:'Prepare[c] the way of the Lord,make his paths straight,'" 4John appeared, baptizing in the wil...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 7th)

Matthew 28(ESV) The Resurrection Now after the Sabbath, toward the dawn of the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went to see the tomb. 2And behold, there was a great earthquake, for an angel of the Lord descended from heaven and came and rolled back the stone and sat on it. 3His appearance was like lightning, and his clothing white as snow. 4And ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 6th)

Matthew 27(ESV) Jesus Delivered to Pilate When morning came, all the chief priests and the elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death. 2And they bound him and led him away and delivered him over to Pilate the governor. Judas Hangs Himself 3Then when Judas, his betrayer, saw that Jesus[a] was condemned, he changed his mind and brought back the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 5th)

Matthew 26 (ESV) The Plot to Kill Jesus When Jesus had finished all these sayings, he said to his disciples, 2"You know that after two days the Passover is coming, and the Son of Man will be delivered up to be crucified." 3Then the chief priests and the elders of the people gathered in the palace of the high priest, whose name was Caiaphas, 4and plotted together in or...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 4th)

Matthew 25(ESV) The Parable of the Ten Virgins "Then the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps[a]and went to meet the bridegroom.[b] 2Five of them were foolish, and five were wise. 3For when the foolish took their lamps, they took no oil with them, 4but the wise took flasks of oil with their lamps. 5As the bridegroom was delayed, they all beca...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 1st)

Matthew 24(ESV) Jesus Foretells Destruction of the Temple Jesus left the temple and was going away, when his disciples came to point out to him the buildings of the temple. 2But he answered them, "You see all these, do you not? Truly, I say to you, there will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down." Signs of the End of the Age 3As he sat...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 31st)

Matthew 23(ESV) Seven Woes to the Scribes and Pharisees Then Jesus said to the crowds and to his disciples, 2"The scribes and the Pharisees sit on Moses' seat, 3so do and observe whatever they tell you, but not the works they do. For they preach, but do not practice. 4They tie up heavy burdens, hard to bear,[a] and lay them on people's shoulders, but they themselves ar...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 30th)

Matthew 22(ESV) The Parable of the Wedding Feast And again Jesus spoke to them in parables, saying, 2"The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who gave a wedding feast for his son, 3and sent his servants[a] to call those who were invited to the wedding feast, but they would not come. 4Again he sent other servants, saying, 'Tell those who are invited, "See, I hav...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 29th)

Matthew 21(ESV) The Triumphal Entry Now when they drew near to Jerusalem and came to Bethphage, to the Mount of Olives, then Jesus sent two disciples, 2saying to them, "Go into the village in front of you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied, and a colt with her. Untie them and bring them to me. 3If anyone says anything to you, you shall say, 'The Lord needs th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 28th)

Matthew 20(ESV) Laborers in the Vineyard "For the kingdom of heaven is like a master of a house who went out early in the morning to hire laborers for his vineyard. 2After agreeing with the laborers for a denarius[a] a day, he sent them into his vineyard. 3And going out about the third hour he saw others standing idle in the marketplace, 4and to them he said, 'You go i...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 25th)

Matthew 19(ESV) Teaching About Divorce Now when Jesus had finished these sayings, he went away from Galilee and entered the region of Judea beyond the Jordan. 2And large crowds followed him, and he healed them there. 3And Pharisees came up to him and tested him by asking, "Is it lawful to divorce one's wife for any cause?" 4He answered, "Have you not read that he who ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 24th)

Matthew 18(ESV) Who Is the Greatest? At that time the disciples came to Jesus, saying, "Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven?" 2And calling to him a child, he put him in the midst of them3and said, "Truly, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven. 4Whoever humbles himself like this child is the greatest ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 23rd)

Matthew 17(ESV) The Transfiguration And after six days Jesus took with him Peter and James, and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. 2And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became white as light. 3And behold, there appeared to them Moses and Elijah, talking with him. 4And Peter said to Jesus, "L...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 22nd)

Matthew 16(ESV) The Pharisees and Sadducees Demand Signs And the Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test him they asked him to show them a sign from heaven. 2He answered them,[a] "When it is evening, you say, 'It will be fair weather, for the sky is red.' 3And in the morning, 'It will be stormy today, for the sky is red and threatening.' You know how to interpret the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 21st)

Matthew 15(ESV) Traditions and Commandments Then Pharisees and scribes came to Jesus from Jerusalem and said, 2"Why do your disciples break the tradition of the elders? For they do not wash their hands when they eat." 3He answered them, "And why do you break the commandment of God for the sake of your tradition? 4For God commanded, 'Honor your father and your mother,' ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 18th)

Matthew 14(ESV) The Death of John the Baptist At that time Herod the tetrarch heard about the fame of Jesus, 2and he said to his servants, "This is John the Baptist. He has been raised from the dead; that is why these miraculous powers are at work in him." 3For Herod had seized John and bound him and put him in prison for the sake of Herodias, his brother Philip's wife...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 17th)

Matthew 13(ESV) The Parable of the Sower That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the sea. 2And great crowds gathered about him, so that he got into a boat and sat down. And the whole crowd stood on the beach. 3And he told them many things in parables, saying: "A sower went out to sow. 4And as he sowed, some seeds fell along the path, and the birds came...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 16th)

Matthew 12(ESV) Jesus Is Lord of the Sabbath At that time Jesus went through the grainfields on the Sabbath. His disciples were hungry, and they began to pluck heads of grain and to eat. 2But when the Pharisees saw it, they said to him, "Look, your disciples are doing what is not lawful to do on the Sabbath." 3He said to them, "Have you not read what David did when he ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 15th)

Matthew 11(ESV) Messengers from John the Baptist When Jesus had finished instructing his twelve disciples, he went on from there to teach and preach in their cities. 2Now when John heard in prison about the deeds of the Christ, he sent word by his disciples 3and said to him, "Are you the one who is to come, or shall we look for another?" 4And Jesus answered them, "Go ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 14th)

Matthew 10(ESV) The Twelve Apostles And he called to him his twelve disciples and gave them authority over unclean spirits, to cast them out, and to heal every disease and every affliction.2The names of the twelve apostles are these: first, Simon, who is called Peter, and Andrew his brother; James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother; 3Philip and Bartholomew; Thoma...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 11th)

Matthew 9(ESV) Jesus Heals a Paralytic And getting into a boat he crossed over and came to his own city. 2And behold, some people brought to him a paralytic, lying on a bed. And when Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, "Take heart, my son; your sins are forgiven." 3And behold, some of the scribes said to themselves, "This man is blaspheming." 4But Jesu...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 10th)

Matthew 8 English Standard Version (ESV) Jesus Cleanses a Leper 8When he came down from the mountain, great crowds followed him. 2And behold, a leper[a] came to him and knelt before him, saying, "Lord, if you will, you can make me clean." 3And Jesus[b] stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, "I will; be clean." And immediately his leprosy was cleansed. 4And Jes...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 9th)

Matthew 7(ESV) Judging Others "Judge not, that you be not judged. 2For with the judgment you pronounce you will be judged, and with the measure you use it will be measured to you. 3Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye? 4Or how can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 8th)

Matthew 6(ESV) Giving to the Needy "Beware of practicing your righteousness before other people in order to be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in heaven. 2"Thus, when you give to the needy, sound no trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may be praised by others. Truly, I say to y...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, January 7th)

Matthew 5(ESV) The Sermon on the Mount Seeing the crowds, he went up on the mountain, and when he sat down, his disciples came to him. The Beatitudes 2And he opened his mouth and taught them, saying: 3"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4"Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted. 5"Blessed are the meek, for they sh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, January 4th)

Matthew 4(ESV) The Temptation of Jesus Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. 2And after fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. 3And the tempter came and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become loaves of bread." 4But he answered, "It is written, "'Man shall not live by bread al...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, January 3rd)

Matthew 3(ESV) John the Baptist Prepares the Way In those days John the Baptist came preaching in the wilderness of Judea,2"Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand."[a] 3For this is he who was spoken of by the prophet Isaiah when he said, "The voice of one crying in the wilderness:'Prepare[b] the way of the Lord;make his paths straight.'" 4Now John wore a ga...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, January 2nd)

Matthew 2(ESV) The Visit of the Wise Men Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men[a] from the east came to Jerusalem, 2saying, "Where is he who has been born king of the Jews? For we saw his star when it rose[b] and have come to worship him." 3When Herod the king heard this, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, January 1st)

Matthew 1(ESV) The Genealogy of Jesus Christ 1The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. 2Abraham was the father of Isaac, and Isaac the father of Jacob, and Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, 3and Judah the father of Perez and Zerah by Tamar, and Perez the father of Hezron, and Hezron the father of Ram,[a] 4and Ram the f...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 31st)

Psalm 1(ESV) The Way of the Righteous and the Wicked 1Blessed is the man[a]who walks not in the counsel of the wicked,nor stands in the way of sinners,nor sits in the seat of scoffers;2but his delight is in the law[b] of the Lord,and on his law he meditates day and night. 3He is like a treeplanted by streams of waterthat yields its fruit in its season,and its le...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 28th)

Revelation 22(ESV) The River of Life Then the angel[a] showed me the river of the water of life, bright as crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb 2through the middle of the street of the city; also, on either side of the river, the tree of life[b] with its twelve kinds of fruit, yielding its fruit each month. The leaves of the tree were for the healing...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 27th)

Revelation 21(ESV) The New Heaven and the New Earth Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth, for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and the sea was no more. 2And I saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. 3And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, "Behold, the dwelling p...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 26th)

Revelation 20(ESV) The Thousand Years Then I saw an angel coming down from heaven, holding in his hand the key to the bottomless pit[a] and a great chain. 2And he seized the dragon, that ancient serpent, who is the devil and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years, 3and threw him into the pit, and shut it and sealed it over him, so that he might not deceive the natio...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 25th)

Revelation 19(ESV) Rejoicing in Heaven After this I heard what seemed to be the loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, crying out, "Hallelujah!Salvation and glory and power belong to our God,2for his judgments are true and just;for he has judged the great prostitutewho corrupted the earth with her immorality,and has avenged on her the blood of his servants." ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 24th)

Revelation 18(ESV) The Fall of Babylon After this I saw another angel coming down from heaven, having great authority, and the earth was made bright with his glory. 2And he called out with a mighty voice, "Fallen, fallen is Babylon the great!She has become a dwelling place for demons,a haunt for every unclean spirit,a haunt for every unclean bird,a haunt for every u...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 21st)

Revelation 17(ESV) The Great Prostitute and the Beast Then one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls came and said to me, "Come, I will show you the judgment of the great prostitute who is seated on many waters, 2with whom the kings of the earth have committed sexual immorality, and with the wine of whose sexual immorality the dwellers on earth have become drunk....

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 20th)

Revelation 16(ESV) The Seven Bowls of God's Wrath Then I heard a loud voice from the temple telling the seven angels, "Go and pour out on the earth the seven bowls of the wrath of God." 2So the first angel went and poured out his bowl on the earth, and harmful and painful sores came upon the people who bore the mark of the beast and worshiped its image. 3The second a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 19th)

Revelation 15(ESV) The Seven Angels with Seven Plagues Then I saw another sign in heaven, great and amazing, seven angels with seven plagues, which are the last, for with them the wrath of God is finished. 2And I saw what appeared to be a sea of glass mingled with fireand also those who had conquered the beast and its image and the number of its name, standing beside ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 18th)

Revelation 14(ESV) The Lamb and the 144,000 Then I looked, and behold, on Mount Zion stood the Lamb, and with him 144,000 who had his name and his Father's name written on their foreheads. 2And I heard a voice from heaven like the roar of many waters and like the sound of loud thunder. The voice I heard was like the sound of harpists playing on their harps,3and they we...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 17th)

Revelation 13(ESV) The First Beast And I saw a beast rising out of the sea, with ten horns and seven heads, with ten diadems on its horns and blasphemous names on its heads. 2And the beast that I saw was like a leopard; its feet were like a bear's, and its mouth was like a lion's mouth. And to it the dragon gave his power and his throne and great authority. 3One of its...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 14th)

Revelation 12 (ESV) The Woman and the Dragon And a great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. 2She was pregnant and was crying out in birth pains and the agony of giving birth. 3And another sign appeared in heaven: behold, a great red dragon, with seven heads and ten horns, and on ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 13th)

Revelation 11(ESV) The Two Witnesses Then I was given a measuring rod like a staff, and I was told, "Rise and measure the temple of God and the altar and those who worship there, 2but do not measure the court outside the temple; leave that out, for it is given over to the nations, and they will trample the holy city for forty-two months. 3And I will grant authority to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 12th)

Revelation 10(ESV) The Angel and the Little Scroll Then I saw another mighty angel coming down from heaven, wrapped in a cloud, with a rainbow over his head, and his face was like the sun, and his legs like pillars of fire. 2He had a little scroll open in his hand. And he set his right foot on the sea, and his left foot on the land, 3and called out with a loud voice, l...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 11th)

Revelation 9(ESV) And the fifth angel blew his trumpet, and I saw a star fallen from heaven to earth, and he was given the key to the shaft of the bottomless pit.[a] 2He opened the shaft of the bottomless pit, and from the shaft rose smoke like the smoke of a great furnace, and the sun and the air were darkened with the smoke from the shaft. 3Then from the smoke came lo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 10th)

Revelation 8(ESV) The Seventh Seal and the Golden Censer When the Lamb opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. 2Then I saw the seven angels who stand before God, and seven trumpets were given to them. 3And another angel came and stood at the altar with a golden censer, and he was given much incense to offer with the prayers of all t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, December 7th)

Revelation 7(ESV) The 144,000 of Israel Sealed After this I saw four angels standing at the four corners of the earth, holding back the four winds of the earth, that no wind might blow on earth or sea or against any tree. 2Then I saw another angel ascending from the rising of the sun, with the seal of the living God, and he called with a loud voice to the four angels w...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, December 6th)

Revelation 6 (ESV) The Seven Seals Now I watched when the Lamb opened one of the seven seals, and I heard one of the four living creatures say with a voice like thunder, "Come!" 2And I looked, and behold, a white horse! And its rider had a bow, and a crown was given to him, and he came out conquering, and to conquer. 3When he opened the second seal, I heard the second...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, December 5th)

Revelation 5(ESV) The Scroll and the Lamb Then I saw in the right hand of him who was seated on the throne a scroll written within and on the back, sealed with seven seals. 2And I saw a mighty angel proclaiming with a loud voice, "Who is worthy to open the scroll and break its seals?" 3And no one in heaven or on earth or under the earth was able to open the scroll or t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, December 4th)

Revelation 4(ESV) The Throne in Heaven After this I looked, and behold, a door standing open in heaven! And the first voice, which I had heard speaking to me like a trumpet, said, "Come up here, and I will show you what must take place after this." 2At once I was in the Spirit, and behold, a throne stood in heaven, with one seated on the throne. 3And he who sat there h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, December 3rd)

Revelation 3 (ESV) To the Church in Sardis "And to the angel of the church in Sardis write: 'The words of him who has the seven spirits of God and the seven stars. "'I know your works. You have the reputation of being alive, but you are dead.2Wake up, and strengthen what remains and is about to die, for I have not found your works complete in the sight of my God. 3Rem...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 30th)

Revelation 2 (ESV) To the Church in Ephesus "To the angel of the church in Ephesus write: 'The words of him who holds the seven stars in his right hand, who walks among the seven golden lampstands. 2"'I know your works, your toil and your patient endurance, and how you cannot bear with those who are evil, but have tested those who call themselves apostles and are not,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 29th)

Revelation 1(ESV) Prologue The revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show to his servants[a]the things that must soon take place. He made it known by sending his angel to his servant John, 2who bore witness to the word of God and to the testimony of Jesus Christ, even to all that he saw. 3Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and bl...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 28th)

Jude(ESV) Greeting Jude, a servant[a] of Jesus Christ and brother of James, To those who are called, beloved in God the Father and kept for[b] Jesus Christ: 2May mercy, peace, and love be multiplied to you. Judgment on False Teachers 3Beloved, although I was very eager to write to you about our common salvation, I found it necessary to write appealing to you to c...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 27th)

3 John(ESV) Greeting The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth. 2Beloved, I pray that all may go well with you and that you may be in good health, as it goes well with your soul. 3For I rejoiced greatly when the brothersa]"[a] came and testified to your truth, as indeed you are walking in the truth. 4I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are w...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, November 26th)

2 John(ESV) Greeting The elder to the elect lady and her children, whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all who know the truth, 2because of the truth that abides in us and will be with us forever: 3Grace, mercy, and peace will be with us, from God the Father and from Jesus Christ the Father's Son, in truth and love. Walking in Truth and Love 4I rejoiced gr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 23rd)

1 John 5 (ESV) Overcoming the World Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the Father loves whoever has been born of him. 2By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his commandments. 3For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. And his commandments are not burdensome....

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 22nd)

1 John 4 (ESV) Test the Spirits Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world. 2By this you know the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God, 3and every spirit that does not confess Jesus is not from God. This is the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 21st)

1 John 3(ESV) See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him. 2Beloved, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet appeared; but we know that when he appears[a] we shall be like him, because we shall see him as he is. 3And e...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 20th)

1 John 2(ESV) Christ Our Advocate My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.2He is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the sins of the whole world. 3And by this we know that we have come to know him, if we keep his co...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, November 19th)

1 John 1(ESV) The Word of Life That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we looked upon and have touched with our hands, concerning the word of life 2the life was made manifest, and we have seen it, and testify to it and proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and was made manifest to us 3that wh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 16th)

2 Peter 3(ESV) The Day of the Lord Will Come This is now the second letter that I am writing to you, beloved. In both of them I am stirring up your sincere mind by way of reminder, 2that you should remember the predictions of the holy prophets and the commandment of the Lord and Savior through your apostles, 3knowing this first of all, that scoffers will come in the la...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 15th)

2 Peter 2(ESV) False Prophets and Teachers But false prophets also arose among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you, who will secretly bring in destructive heresies, even denying the Master who bought them, bringing upon themselves swift destruction. 2And many will follow their sensuality, and because of them the way of truth will be blasphemed. 3...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 14th)

2 Peter 1(ESV) Greeting Simeon[a] Peter, a servant[b] and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtained a faith of equal standing with ours by the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ: 2May grace and peace be multiplied to you in the knowledge of God and of Jesus our Lord. Confirm Your Calling and Election 3His divine power has granted to us all t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 13th)

1 Peter 5(ESV) Shepherd the Flock of God So I exhort the elders among you, as a fellow elder and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, as well as a partaker in the glory that is going to be revealed:2shepherd the flock of God that is among you, exercising oversight,[a] not under compulsion, but willingly, as God would have you;[b] not for shameful gain, but eagerly; 3...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, November 12th)

1 Peter 4 (ESV) Stewards of God's Grace Since therefore Christ suffered in the flesh,[a] arm yourselves with the same way of thinking, for whoever has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin, 2so as to live for the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for human passions but for the will of God. 3For the time that is past suffices for doing what the Gentiles want t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 9th)

1 Peter 3(ESV) Wives and Husbands Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives,2when they see your respectful and pure conduct. 3Do not let your adorning be externalthe braiding of hair and the putting on of gold jewelry, or the clothing you wear 4but let your a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 8th)

1 Peter 2 (ESV) A Living Stone and a Holy People So put away all malice and all deceit and hypocrisy and envy and all slander.2Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation 3if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is good. 4As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, November 7th)

1 Peter 1(ESV) Greeting Peter, an apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who are elect exiles of the Dispersion in Pontus, Galatia, Cappadocia, Asia, and Bithynia, 2according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, in the sanctification of the Spirit, for obedience to Jesus Christ and for sprinkling with his blood: May grace and peace be multiplied to you. Born Again to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, November 6th)

James 5 (ESV) Warning to the Rich Come now, you rich, weep and howl for the miseries that are coming upon you.2Your riches have rotted and your garments are moth-eaten. 3Your gold and silver have corroded, and their corrosion will be evidence against you and will eat your flesh like fire. You have laid up treasure in the last days. 4Behold, the wages of the laborers wh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, November 5th)

James 4 (ESV) Warning Against Worldliness What causes quarrels and what causes fights among you? Is it not this, that your passions[a] are at war within you?[b] 2You desire and do not have, so you murder. You covet and cannot obtain, so you fight and quarrel. You do not have, because you do not ask. 3You ask and do not receive, because you ask wrongly, to spend it on y...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, November 2nd)

James 3 (ESV) Taming the Tongue Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness. 2For we all stumble in many ways. And if anyone does not stumble in what he says, he is a perfect man, able also to bridle his whole body. 3If we put bits into the mouths of horses so that they obey us, we guide t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, November 1st)

James 2 (ESV) The Sin of Partiality My brothers,[a] show no partiality as you hold the faith in our Lord Jesus Christ, the Lord of glory. 2For if a man wearing a gold ring and fine clothing comes into your assembly, and a poor man in shabby clothing also comes in, 3and if you pay attention to the one who wears the fine clothing and say, "You sit here in a good place," ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 31st)

James 1 (ESV) Greeting James, a servant[a] of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion: Greetings. Testing of Your Faith 2Count it all joy, my brothers,[b] when you meet trials of various kinds, 3for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. 4And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 30th)

Hebrews 13(ESV) Sacrifices Pleasing to God Let brotherly love continue. 2Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. 3Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them, and those who are mistreated, since you also are in the body. 4Let marriage be held in honor among all, and let the marriage bed be ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 29th)

Hebrews 12(ESV) Jesus, Founder and Perfecter of Our Faith Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, 2looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 26th)

Hebrews 11(ESV) By Faith Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. 2For by it the people of old received their commendation. 3By faith we understand that the universe was created by the word of God, so that what is seen was not made out of things that are visible. 4By faith Abel offered to God a more acceptable sacrifice than C...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 25th)

Hebrews 10(ESV) Christ's Sacrifice Once for All For since the law has but a shadow of the good things to come instead of the true form of these realities, it can never, by the same sacrifices that are continually offered every year, make perfect those who draw near. 2Otherwise, would they not have ceased to be offered, since the worshipers, having once been cleansed, w...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 24th)

Hebrews 9(ESV) The Earthly Holy Place Now even the first covenant had regulations for worship and an earthly place of holiness. 2For a tent[a] was prepared, the first section, in which were the lampstand and the table and the bread of the Presence.[b] It is called the Holy Place. 3Behind the second curtain was a second section[c] called the Most Holy Place, 4having the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 23rd)

Hebrews 8(ESV) Jesus, High Priest of a Better Covenant Now the point in what we are saying is this: we have such a high priest, one who is seated at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in heaven, 2a minister in the holy places, in the true tent[a] that the Lord set up, not man. 3For every high priest is appointed to offer gifts and sacrifices; thus it is necess...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 22nd)

Hebrews 7(ESV) The Priestly Order of Melchizedek For this Melchizedek, king of Salem, priest of the Most High God, met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings and blessed him, 2and to him Abraham apportioned a tenth part of everything. He is first, by translation of his name, king of righteousness, and then he is also king of Salem, that is, king of peace. 3H...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 19th)

Hebrews 6(ESV) Therefore let us leave the elementary doctrine of Christ and go on to maturity, not laying again a foundation of repentance from dead works and of faith toward God, 2and of instruction about washings,[a] the laying on of hands, the resurrection of the dead, and eternal judgment. 3And this we will do if God permits. 4For it is impossible, in the case of ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 18th)

Hebrews 5(ESV) For every high priest chosen from among men is appointed to act on behalf of men in relation to God, to offer gifts and sacrifices for sins. 2He can deal gently with the ignorant and wayward, since he himself is beset with weakness. 3Because of this he is obligated to offer sacrifice for his own sins just as he does for those of the people. 4And no one ta...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 17th)

Hebrews 4(ESV) Therefore, while the promise of entering his rest still stands, let us fear lest any of you should seem to have failed to reach it. 2For good news came to us just as to them, but the message they heard did not benefit them, because they were not united by faith with those who listened.[a] 3For we who have believed enter that rest, as he has said, "As I...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 16th)

Hebrews 3 (ESV) Jesus Greater Than Moses Therefore, holy brothers,[a] you who share in a heavenly calling, consider Jesus, the apostle and high priest of our confession, 2who was faithful to him who appointed him, just as Moses also was faithful in all God's[b] house. 3For Jesus has been counted worthy of more glory than Mosesas much more glory as the builder of a hous...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 15th)

Hebrews 2(ESV) Warning Against Neglecting Salvation Therefore we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, lest we drift away from it. 2For since the message declared by angels proved to be reliable, and every transgression or disobedience received a just retribution, 3how shall we escape if we neglect such a great salvation? It was declared at first by the...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 12th)

Hebrews 1(ESV) The Supremacy of God's Son Long ago, at many times and in many ways, God spoke to our fathers by the prophets, 2but in these last days he has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world. 3He is the radiance of the glory of God and the exact imprint of his nature, and he upholds the universe ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 11th)

Philemon(ESV) Greeting Paul, a prisoner for Christ Jesus, and Timothy our brother, To Philemon our beloved fellow worker 2and Apphia our sister and Archippus our fellow soldier, and the church in your house: 3Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philemon's Love and Faith 4I thank my God always when I remember you in my prayers, 5bec...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 10th)

Titus 3(ESV) Be Ready for Every Good Work Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work, 2to speak evil of no one, to avoid quarreling, to be gentle, and to show perfect courtesy toward all people. 3For we ourselves were once foolish, disobedient, led astray, slaves to various passions and pleasures, passing our...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 9th)

Titus 2 (ESV) Teach Sound Doctrine But as for you, teach what accords with sound[a] doctrine. 2Older men are to be sober-minded, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in steadfastness. 3Older women likewise are to be reverent in behavior, not slanderers or slaves to much wine. They are to teach what is good, 4and so train the young women to love thei...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 8th)

Titus 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, a servant[a] of God and an apostle of Jesus Christ, for the sake of the faith of God's elect and their knowledge of the truth, which accords with godliness, 2in hope of eternal life, which God, who never lies, promised before the ages began[b]3and at the proper time manifested in his word[c] through the preaching with which I have been entru...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, October 5th)

2 Timothy 4(ESV) Preach the Word I charge you in the presence of God and of Christ Jesus, who is to judge the living and the dead, and by his appearing and his kingdom: 2preach the word; be ready in season and out of season; reprove, rebuke, and exhort, with complete patience and teaching. 3For the time is coming when people will not endure sound[a] teaching, but havin...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, October 4th)

2 Timothy 3 (ESV) Godlessness in the Last Days But understand this, that in the last days there will come times of difficulty. 2For people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, proud, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, 3heartless, unappeasable, slanderous, without self-control, brutal, not loving good, 4treacherous, reckless, swolle...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, October 3rd)

2 Timothy 2(ESV) A Good Soldier of Christ Jesus You then, my child, be strengthened by the grace that is in Christ Jesus, 2and what you have heard from me in the presence of many witnesses entrust to faithful men,[a] who will be able to teach others also. 3Share in suffering as a good soldier of Christ Jesus. 4No soldier gets entangled in civilian pursuits, since his a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, October 2nd)

2 Timothy 1(ESV) Greeting Paul,an apostle of Christ Jesusby the will of God according tothe promise of the life that is in Christ Jesus, 2To Timothy,my beloved child: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. Guard the Deposit Entrusted to You 3I thank Godwhom I serve, as did my ancestors,with a clear conscience, as I remember youcons...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, October 1st)

1 Timothy 6(ESV) Let all who are under a yoke as bondservants[a]regard their own masters as worthy of all honor,so that the name of God and the teaching may not be reviled.2Those who have believing masters must not be disrespectful on the ground that they arebrothers; rather they must serve all the better since those who benefit by their good service are believers and b...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 28th)

1 Timothy 5(ESV) Instructions for the Church Do not rebuke an older man but encourage him as you would a father,younger men as brothers,2older women as mothers, younger women as sisters, in all purity. 3Honor widowswho are truly widows.4But if a widow has children or grandchildren, let them first learnto show godliness to their own household and to make some return to...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 27th)

1 Timothy 4(ESV) Some Will Depart from the Faith Nowthe Spirit expressly says thatin later times some will depart from the faith by devoting themselves todeceitful spirits and teachings of demons,2through the insincerity ofliars whose consciences are seared,3who forbid marriage andrequire abstinence from foodsthat God createdto be received with thanksgiving by those wh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 26th)

1 Timothy 3(ESV) Qualifications for Overseers The saying istrustworthy: If anyone aspires tothe office of overseer, he desires a noble task.2Thereforean overseer[a]must be above reproach,the husband of one wife,[b]sober-minded, self-controlled, respectable,hospitable,able to teach,3not a drunkard, not violent butgentle, not quarrelsome,not a lover of money.4He must m...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 25th)

1 Timothy 2(ESV) Pray for All People First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all people,2for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life, godly anddignified in every way.3This is good, andit is pleasing in the sight ofGod our Savior,4who desiresall people to be saved an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 24th)

1 Timothy 1(ESV) Greeting Paul,an apostle of Christ Jesusby command ofGod our Savior and of Christ Jesusour hope, 2To Timothy,my true child in the faith: Grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. Warning Against False Teachers 3As I urged you when I was going to Macedonia, remain at Ephesus so that you may charge certain persons notto t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 21st)

2 Thessalonians 3(ESV) Pray for Us Finally, brothers,[a]pray for us, thatthe word of the Lord may speed ahead and be honored,[b]as happened among you,2andthat we may be delivered from wicked and evil men. Fornot all have faith.3Butthe Lord is faithful. He will establish you andguard you againstthe evil one.[c]4Andwe have confidence in the Lord about you, that you are d...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 20th)

2 Thessalonians 2(ESV) The Man of Lawlessness Now concerningthe coming of our Lord Jesus Christ and ourbeing gathered together to him, we ask you, brothers,[a]2not to be quickly shaken in mind oralarmed, eitherby a spirit or aspoken word, ora letter seeming to be from us, to the effect thatthe day of the Lord has come.3Let no one deceive you in any way. For that day wi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 19th)

2 Thessalonians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Thanksgiving 3We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brothers,[a]as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of every one...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 18th)

1 Thessalonians 5(ESV) The Day of the Lord Now concerning the times and the seasons, brothers,a]"[a] you have no need to have anything written to you. 2For you yourselves are fully aware that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.3While people are saying, "There is peace and security," then sudden destruction will come upon them as labor pains come up...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 17th)

1 Thessalonians 4(ESV) A Life Pleasing to God Finally, then, brothers,[a] we ask and urge you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us how you ought to walk and to please God, just as you are doing, that you do so more and more. 2For you know what instructions we gave you through the Lord Jesus. 3For this is the will of God, your sanctification:[b] that you abst...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 14th)

1 Thessalonians 3(ESV) Therefore when we could bear it no longer, we were willing to be left behind at Athens alone, 2and we sent Timothy, our brother and God's coworker[a] in the gospel of Christ, to establish and exhort you in your faith, 3that no one be moved by these afflictions. For you yourselves know that we are destined for this. 4For when we were with you, we k...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 13th)

1 Thessalonians 2(ESV) Paul's Ministry to the Thessalonians For you yourselves know, brothers,[a] that our coming to you was not in vain. 2But though we had already suffered and been shamefully treated at Philippi, as you know, we had boldness in our God to declare to you the gospel of God in the midst of much conflict. 3For our appeal does not spring from error or imp...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 12th)

1 Thessalonians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy, To the church of the Thessalonians in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace to you and peace. The Thessalonians' Faith and Example 2We give thanks to God always for all of you, constantly[a] mentioning you in our prayers, 3remembering before our God and Father your work of faith and labor of l...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 11th)

Colossians 4(ESV) Masters, treat your bondservants[a]justly and fairly, knowing that you also have a Master in heaven. Further Instructions 2Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in itwith thanksgiving.3At the same time, pray also for us, that God mayopen to us a door for the word,to declare the mystery of Christ,on account of which I am in prison4that I ma...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 10th)

Colossians 3(ESV) Put On the New Self If then you have been raised with Christ, seekthe things that are above, where Christ is,seated at the right hand of God.2Set your minds on things that are above, not on things that are on earth.3Foryou have died, and your life is hidden with Christ in God.4When Christwho is your[a]lifeappears, then you also will appear with himin ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, September 7th)

Colossians 2(ESV) For I want you to knowhow great astruggle I have for you and for those at Laodicea and for all who have not seen me face to face,2thattheir hearts may be encouraged, beingknit together in love, to reach all the riches of full assurance of understanding and the knowledge ofGod's mystery, which is Christ,3in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom an...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, September 6th)

Colossians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul,an apostle of Christ Jesusby the will of God, and Timothyour brother, 2To thesaints and faithful brothers[a]in Christ at Colossae: Grace to you and peace from God our Father. Thanksgiving and Prayer 3We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you,4since we heard ofyour faith in Christ Jesus and ofthe...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, September 5th)

Philippians 4(ESV) Therefore, my brothers,[a]whom I love andlong for,my joy andcrown,stand firm thus in the Lord, my beloved. Exhortation, Encouragement, and Prayer 2I entreat Euodia and I entreat Syntyche toagree in the Lord.3Yes, I ask you also, true companion,[b]help these women, who have labored[c]side by side with me in the gospel together with Clement and the re...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, September 4th)

Philippians 3(ESV) Righteousness Through Faith in Christ 3Finally, my brothers,[a]rejoice in the Lord.To write the same things to you is no trouble to me and is safe for you. 2Look out forthe dogs, look out forthe evildoers, look out for those who mutilate the flesh.3Forwe are the circumcision,who worshipby the Spirit of God[b]andglory in Christ Jesus and put no con...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, September 3rd)

Philippians 2(ESV) Christ's Example of Humility 2So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort fromlove, anyparticipation in the Spirit, anyaffection and sympathy,2complete my joy by beingof the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind.3Do nothing fromselfish ambition orconceit, but inhumility count others more significant than ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 31st)

Philippians 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul and Timothy, servants[a]of Christ Jesus, To all thesaints in Christ Jesus who are at Philippi, with theoverseers[b]anddeacons:[c] 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Thanksgiving and Prayer 3I thank my Godin all my remembrance of you,4always in every prayer of mine for you all making my prayer wit...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 30th)

Ephesians 6(ESV) Children and Parents 6Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.2"Honor your father and mother" (this is the first commandment with a promise),3"that it may go well with you and that you may live long in the land."4Fathers, do not provoke your children to anger,but bring them up in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. Bondserva...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 29th)

Ephesians 5(ESV) Walk in Love 5Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children.2Andwalk in love,as Christ loved us andgave himself up for us, afragrantoffering and sacrifice to God. 3Butsexual immorality and all impurity or covetousnessmust not even be named among you, as is proper among saints.4Let there beno filthiness nor foolish talk nor crude joking,which are ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 28th)

Ephesians 4(ESV) Unity in the Body of Christ 4I therefore,a prisoner for the Lord, urge you towalk in a manner worthy ofthe calling to which you have been called,2with allhumility andgentleness, withpatience,bearing with one another in love,3eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit inthe bond of peace.4There isone body andone Spiritjust as you were called to the one...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 27th)

Ephesians 3(ESV) The Mystery of the Gospel Revealed 3For this reason I, Paul,a prisoner of Christ Jesuson behalf of you Gentiles2assuming that you have heard ofthe stewardship ofGod's grace that was given to me for you,3how the mystery was made known to meby revelation,as I have written briefly.4When you read this, you can perceive my insight intothe mystery of Christ,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 24th)

Ephesians 2(ESV) By Grace Through Faith 2And you weredead in the trespasses and sins2in which you once walked, following the course of this world, followingthe prince of the power of the air, the spirit that is now at work inthe sons of disobedience3among whom we all once lived inthe passions of our flesh, carrying out the desires of the body[a]and the mind, andwere by...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 23rd)

Ephesians 1(ESV) Greeting 1Paul,an apostle of Christ Jesusby the will of God, To the saints who are in Ephesus, andare faithful[a]in Christ Jesus: 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Spiritual Blessings in Christ 3Blessed bethe God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessingin th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 22nd)

Galatians 6(ESV) Bear One Another's Burdens 6Brothers,a]"[a]if anyone is caught in any transgression,you who are spiritual should restore him ina spirit of gentleness. Keep watch on yourself, lest you too be tempted.2Bear one another's burdens, andso fulfillthe law of Christ.3Forif anyone thinks he is something,when he is nothing, he deceives himself.4But let each onet...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 21st)

Galatians 5 (ESV) Christ Has Set Us Free For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery. 2Look: I, Paul, say to you that if you accept circumcision, Christ will be of no advantage to you. 3I testify again to every man who accepts circumcision that he is obligated to keep the whole law. 4You are severed from Chris...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 20th)

Galatians 4 (ESV) Sons and Heirs I mean that the heir, as long as he is a child, is no different from a slave,[a]though he is the owner of everything, 2but he is under guardians and managers until the date set by his father. 3In the same way we also, when we were children, were enslaved to the elementary principles[b] of the world. 4But when the fullness of time had co...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 17th)

Galatians 3(ESV) By Faith, or by Works of the Law? O foolish Galatians! Who has bewitched you? It was before your eyes that Jesus Christ was publicly portrayed as crucified. 2Let me ask you only this: Did you receive the Spirit by works of the law or by hearing with faith? 3Are you so foolish? Having begun by the Spirit, are you now being perfected by[a] the flesh?4Did...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 16th)

Galatians 2 (ESV) Paul Accepted by the Apostles Then after fourteen years I went up again to Jerusalem with Barnabas, taking Titus along with me. 2I went up because of a revelation and set before them (though privately before those who seemed influential) the gospel that I proclaim among the Gentiles, in order to make sure I was not running or had not run in vain.3But ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 15th)

Galatians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, an apostlenot from men nor through man, but through Jesus Christ and God the Father, who raised him from the dead 2and all the brothers[a] who are with me, To the churches of Galatia: 3Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, 4who gave himself for our sins to deliver us from the present evil age, according ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 14th)

2 Corinthians 13(ESV) Final Warnings This is the third time I am coming to you. Every charge must be established by the evidence of two or three witnesses. 2I warned those who sinned before and all the others, and I warn them now while absent, as I did when present on my second visit, that if I come again I will not spare them 3since you seek proof that Christ is speak...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 13th)

2 Corinthians 12 (ESV) Paul's Visions and His Thorn I must go on boasting. Though there is nothing to be gained by it, I will go on to visions and revelations of the Lord. 2I know a man in Christ who fourteen years ago was caught up to the third heavenwhether in the body or out of the body I do not know, God knows. 3And I know that this man was caught up into paradisew...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 10th)

2 Corinthians 11 (ESV) Paul and the False Apostles I wish you would bear with me in a little foolishness. Do bear with me! 2For I feel a divine jealousy for you, since I betrothed you to one husband, to present you as a pure virgin to Christ. 3But I am afraid that as the serpent deceived Eve by his cunning, your thoughts will be led astray from a sincere and pure devot...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 9th)

2 Corinthians 10(ESV) Paul Defends His Ministry I, Paul, myself entreat you, by the meekness and gentleness of ChristI who am humble when face to face with you, but bold toward you when I am away! 2I beg of you that when I am present I may not have to show boldness with such confidence as I count on showing against some who suspect us of walking according to the flesh....

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 8th)

2 Corinthians 9 (ESV) The Collection for Christians in Jerusalem Now it is superfluous for me to write to you about the ministry for the saints,2for I know your readiness, of which I boast about you to the people of Macedonia, saying that Achaia has been ready since last year. And your zeal has stirred up most of them. 3But I am sending[a] the brothers so that our boas...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, August 7th)

2 Corinthians 8 (ESV) Encouragement to Give Generously We want you to know, brothers,[a] about the grace of God that has been given among the churches of Macedonia, 2for in a severe test of affliction, their abundance of joy and their extreme poverty have overflowed in a wealth of generosity on their part. 3For they gave according to their means, as I can testify, and ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, August 6th)

2 Corinthians 7 (ESV) Since we have these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from every defilement of body[a] and spirit, bringing holiness to completion in the fear of God. Paul's Joy 2Make room in your hearts[b] for us. We have wronged no one, we have corrupted no one, we have taken advantage of no one. 3I do not say this to condemn you, for I said before t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, August 3rd)

2 Corinthians 6 (ESV) Working together with him, then, we appeal to you not to receive the grace of God in vain. 2For he says, "In a favorable time I listened to you,and in a day of salvation I have helped you." Behold, now is the favorable time; behold, now is the day of salvation. 3We put no obstacle in anyone's way, so that no fault may be found with our minist...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, August 2nd)

2 Corinthians 5 (ESV) Our Heavenly Dwelling For we know that if the tent that is our earthly home is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. 2For in this tent we groan, longing to put on our heavenly dwelling, 3if indeed by putting it on[a] we may not be found naked. 4For while we are still in this tent, we groan, be...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, August 1st)

2 Corinthians 4 (ESV) The Light of the Gospel Therefore, having this ministry by the mercy of God,[a] we do not lose heart.2But we have renounced disgraceful, underhanded ways. We refuse to practice[b]cunning or to tamper with God's word, but by the open statement of the truth we would commend ourselves to everyone's conscience in the sight of God. 3And even if our gos...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 31st)

2 Corinthians 3 (ESV) Ministers of the New Covenant Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or do we need, as some do, letters of recommendation to you, or from you? 2You yourselves are our letter of recommendation, written on our[a] hearts, to be known and read by all. 3And you show that you are a letter from Christ delivered by us, written not with ink but with ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 30th)

2 Corinthians 2(ESV) For I made up my mind not to make another painful visit to you. 2For if I cause you pain, who is there to make me glad but the one whom I have pained? 3And I wrote as I did, so that when I came I might not suffer pain from those who should have made me rejoice, for I felt sure of all of you, that my joy would be the joy of you all. 4For I wrote to y...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 27th)

2 Corinthians 1 (ESV) Greeting Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, To the church of God that is at Corinth, with all the saints who are in the whole of Achaia: 2Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. God of All Comfort 3Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of merc...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 26th)

1 Corinthians 16 (ESV) The Collection for the Saints Now concerning[a] the collection for the saints: as I directed the churches of Galatia, so you also are to do. 2On the first day of every week, each of you is to put something aside and store it up, as he may prosper, so that there will be no collecting when I come. 3And when I arrive, I will send those whom you accr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 25th)

1 Corinthians 15 (ESV) The Resurrection of Christ Now I would remind you, brothers,[a] of the gospel I preached to you, which you received, in which you stand, 2and by which you are being saved, if you hold fast to the word I preached to youunless you believed in vain. 3For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins i...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 24th)

1 Corinthians 14(ESV) Prophecy and Tongues Pursue love, and earnestly desire the spiritual gifts, especially that you may prophesy. 2For one who speaks in a tongue speaks not to men but to God; for no one understands him, but he utters mysteries in the Spirit. 3On the other hand, the one who prophesies speaks to people for their upbuilding and encouragement and consola...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 23rd)

1 Corinthians 13 (ESV) The Way of Love If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. 2And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. 3If I give away all I have, and if I deliver up my body to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 20th)

1 Corinthians 12 (ESV) Spiritual Gifts Now concerning[a] spiritual gifts,[b] brothers,[c] I do not want you to be uninformed. 2You know that when you were pagans you were led astray to mute idols, however you were led. 3Therefore I want you to understand that no one speaking in the Spirit of God ever says "Jesus is accursed!" and no one can say "Jesus is Lord" except i...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 19th)

1 Corinthians 11(ESV) Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ. Head Coverings 2Now I commend you because you remember me in everything and maintain the traditions even as I delivered them to you. 3But I want you to understand that the head of every man is Christ, the head of a wifea]"[a] is her husband,b]"[b] and the head of Christ is God. 4Every man who prays or prophe...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 18th)

1 Corinthians 10(ESV) Warning Against Idolatry For I do not want you to be unaware, brothers,[a] that our fathers were all under the cloud, and all passed through the sea, 2and all were baptized into Moses in the cloud and in the sea, 3and all ate the same spiritual food, 4and all drank the same spiritual drink. For they drank from the spiritual Rock that followed them...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 17th)

1 Corinthians 9 (ESV) Paul Surrenders His Rights Am I not free? Am I not an apostle? Have I not seen Jesus our Lord? Are not you my workmanship in the Lord? 2If to others I am not an apostle, at least I am to you, for you are the seal of my apostleship in the Lord. 3This is my defense to those who would examine me. 4Do we not have the right to eat and drink? 5Do we ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 16th)

1 Corinthians 8 (ESV) Food Offered to Idols Now concerning[a] food offered to idols: we know that "all of us possess knowledge." This "knowledge" puffs up, but love builds up. 2If anyone imagines that he knows something, he does not yet know as he ought to know. 3But if anyone loves God, he is known by God.[b] 4Therefore, as to the eating of food offered to idols, we ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 13th)

1 Corinthians 7 (ESV) Principles for Marriage Now concerning the matters about which you wrote: "It is good for a man not to have sexual relations with a woman." 2But because of the temptation to sexual immorality, each man should have his own wife and each woman her own husband. 3The husband should give to his wife her conjugal rights, and likewise the wife to her hus...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 12th)

1 Corinthians 6 (ESV) Lawsuits Against Believers When one of you has a grievance against another, does he dare go to law before the unrighteous instead of the saints? 2Or do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world is to be judged by you, are you incompetent to try trivial cases? 3Do you not know that we are to judge angels? How much more, ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 11th)

1 Corinthians 5(ESV) Sexual Immorality Defiles the Church It is actually reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and of a kind that is not tolerated even among pagans, for a man has his father's wife. 2And you are arrogant! Ought you not rather to mourn? Let him who has done this be removed from among you. 3For though absent in body, I am present in spir...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 10th)

1 Corinthians 4 (ESV) The Ministry of Apostles This is how one should regard us, as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God. 2Moreover, it is required of stewards that they be found faithful.3But with me it is a very small thing that I should be judged by you or by any human court. In fact, I do not even judge myself. 4For I am not aware of anything aga...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 9th)

1 Corinthians 3 (ESV) Divisions in the Church But I, brothers,[a] could not address you as spiritual people, but as people of the flesh, as infants in Christ. 2I fed you with milk, not solid food, for you were not ready for it. And even now you are not yet ready, 3for you are still of the flesh. For while there is jealousy and strife among you, are you not of the flesh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, July 6th)

1 Corinthians 2(ESV) Proclaiming Christ Crucified And I, when I came to you, brothers,[a] did not come proclaiming to you the testimony[b] of God with lofty speech or wisdom. 2For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified. 3And I was with you in weakness and in fear and much trembling, 4and my speech and my message were not in plausible ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, July 5th)

1 Corinthians 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, called by the will of God to be an apostle of Christ Jesus, and our brother Sosthenes, 2To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those sanctified in Christ Jesus, called to be saints together with all those who in every place call upon the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, both their Lord and ours: 3Grace to you and peace from God ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, July 4th)

Romans 16(ESV) Personal Greetings I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a servant[a] of the church at Cenchreae,2that you may welcome her in the Lord in a way worthy of the saints, and help her in whatever she may need from you, for she has been a patron of many and of myself as well. 3Greet Prisca and Aquila, my fellow workers in Christ Jesus, 4who risked their necks f...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, July 3rd)

Romans 15 (ESV) The Example of Christ We who are strong have an obligation to bear with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves. 2Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up. 3For Christ did not please himself, but as it is written, "The reproaches of those who reproached you fell on me." 4For whatever was written in former days was w...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, July 2nd)

Romans 14 (ESV) Do Not Pass Judgment on One Another As for the one who is weak in faith, welcome him, but not to quarrel over opinions. 2One person believes he may eat anything, while the weak person eats only vegetables. 3Let not the one who eats despise the one who abstains, and let not the one who abstains pass judgment on the one who eats, for God has welcomed him....

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 29th)

Romans 13 (ESV) Submission to the Authorities Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God.2Therefore whoever resists the authorities resists what God has appointed, and those who resist will incur judgment. 3For rulers are not a terror to good conduct, but to bad. ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 28th)

Romans 12(ESV) A Living Sacrifice I appeal to you therefore, brothers,[a] by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.[b] 2Do not be conformed to this world,[c] but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acc...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 27th)

Romans 11 (ESV) The Remnant of Israel I ask, then, has God rejected his people? By no means! For I myself am an Israelite, a descendant of Abraham,[a] a member of the tribe of Benjamin. 2God has not rejected his people whom he foreknew. Do you not know what the Scripture says of Elijah, how he appeals to God against Israel? 3"Lord, they have killed your prophets, they ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 26th)

Romans 10 (ESV) Brothers,[a] my heart's desire and prayer to God for them is that they may be saved. 2For I bear them witness that they have a zeal for God, but not according to knowledge. 3For, being ignorant of the righteousness of God, and seeking to establish their own, they did not submit to God's righteousness. 4For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 25th)

Romans 9 (ESV) God's Sovereign Choice I am speaking the truth in ChristI am not lying; my conscience bears me witness in the Holy Spirit 2that I have great sorrow and unceasing anguish in my heart. 3For I could wish that I myself were accursed and cut off from Christ for the sake of my brothers,[a] my kinsmen according to the flesh. 4They are Israelites, and to them be...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 22nd)

Romans 8 English Standard Version (ESV) Life in the Spirit 8There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.[a]2For the law of the Spirit of life has set you[b] free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death. 3For God has done what the law, weakened by the flesh, could not do. By sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 21st)

Romans 7 (ESV) Released from the Law Or do you not know, brothers[a]for I am speaking to those who know the lawthat the law is binding on a person only as long as he lives? 2For a married woman is bound by law to her husband while he lives, but if her husband dies she is released from the law of marriage.[b] 3Accordingly, she will be called an adulteress if she lives w...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 20th)

Romans 6(ESV) Dead to Sin, Alive to God What shall we say then?Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound?2By no means! How canwe who died to sin still live in it?3Do you not know that all of uswho have been baptizedinto Christ Jesus were baptized into his death?4We wereburied therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just asChrist was raised from t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 19th)

Romans 5 (ESV) Peace with God Through Faith Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we[a] have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. 2Through him we have also obtained access by faith[b] into this grace in which we stand, and we[c] rejoice[d] in hope of the glory of God. 3Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produc...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 18th)

Romans 4 (ESV) Abraham Justified by Faith What then shall we say was gained by Abraham, our forefather according to the flesh? 2For if Abraham was justified by works, he has something to boast about, but not before God. 3For what does the Scripture say? "Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him as righteousness." 4Now to the one who works, his wages are not co...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 15th)

Romans 3 (ESV) God's Righteousness Upheld Then what advantage has the Jew? Or what is the value of circumcision?2Much in every way. To begin with, the Jews were entrusted with the oracles of God. 3What if some were unfaithful? Does their faithlessness nullify the faithfulness of God? 4By no means! Let God be true though every one were a liar, as it is written, "...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 14th)

Romans 2 (ESV) God's Righteous Judgment Therefore you have no excuse, O man, every one of you who judges. For in passing judgment on another you condemn yourself, because you, the judge, practice the very same things. 2We know that the judgment of God rightly falls on those who practice such things. 3Do you suppose, O manyou who judge those who practice such things a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 13th)

Romans 1(ESV) Greeting Paul, a servant[a] of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God, 2which he promised beforehand through his prophets in the holy Scriptures, 3concerning his Son, who was descended from David[b] according to the flesh 4and was declared to be the Son of God in power according to the Spirit of holiness by his resurrecti...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 12th)

Acts 28 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul on Malta 28After we were brought safely through, we then learned that the island was called Malta. 2The native peoplea]"[a] showed us unusual kindness, for they kindled a fire and welcomed us all, because it had begun to rain and was cold. 3When Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks and put them on the fire, a viper came out b...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 11th)

Acts 27 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul Sails for Rome And when it was decided that we should sail for Italy, they delivered Paul and some other prisoners to a centurion of the Augustan Cohort named Julius. 2And embarking in a ship of Adramyttium, which was about to sail to the ports along the coast of Asia, we put to sea, accompanied by Aristarchus, a Macedonian...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 8th)

Acts 26 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul's Defense Before Agrippa So Agrippa said to Paul, "You have permission to speak for yourself." Then Paul stretched out his hand and made his defense: 2"I consider myself fortunate that it is before you, King Agrippa, I am going to make my defense today against all the accusations of the Jews, 3especially because you are fa...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, June 7th)

Acts 25 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul Appeals to Caesar Now three days after Festus had arrived in the province, he went up to Jerusalem from Caesarea. 2And the chief priests and the principal men of the Jews laid out their case against Paul, and they urged him, 3asking as a favor against Paul[a] that he summon him to Jerusalembecause they were planning an ambu...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, June 6th)

Acts 24 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul Before Felix at Caesarea And after five days the high priest Ananias came down with some elders and a spokesman, one Tertullus. They laid before the governor their case against Paul.2And when he had been summoned, Tertullus began to accuse him, saying: "Since through you we enjoy much peace, and since by your foresight, mo...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, June 5th)

Acts 23(ESV) And looking intently at the council, Paul said, "Brothers,I have lived my life before God in all good conscience up to this day."2And the high priestAnanias commanded those who stood by himto strike him on the mouth.3Then Paul said to him, "God is going to strike you, youwhitewashedwall! Are you sitting to judge me according to the law, and yetcontrary to t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, June 4th)

Acts 22 English Standard Version (ESV) "Brothers and fathers, hear the defense that I now make before you." 2And when they heard that he was addressing them in the Hebrew language,a]"[a]they became even more quiet. And he said: 3"I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia, but brought up in this city, educated at the feet of Gamalielb]"[b] according to the strict manner ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, June 1st)

Acts 21 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul Goes to Jerusalem And when we had parted from them and set sail, we came by a straight course to Cos, and the next day to Rhodes, and from there to Patara.a]"[a] 2And having found a ship crossing to Phoenicia, we went aboard and set sail. 3When we had come in sight of Cyprus, leaving it on the left we sailed to Syria and ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 31st)

Acts 20 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul in Macedonia and Greece After the uproar ceased, Paul sent for the disciples, and after encouraging them, he said farewell and departed for Macedonia. 2When he had gone through those regions and had given them much encouragement, he came to Greece.3There he spent three months, and when a plot was made against him by the J...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 30th)

Acts 19 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul in Ephesus 19And it happened that while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul passed through the inland[a] country and came to Ephesus. There he found some disciples. 2And he said to them, "Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you believed?" And they said, "No, we have not even heard that there is a Holy Spirit." 3And he said, "Into...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 29th)

Acts 18 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul in Corinth After this Paul[a] left Athens and went to Corinth. 2And he found a Jew named Aquila, a native of Pontus, recently come from Italy with his wife Priscilla, because Claudius had commanded all the Jews to leave Rome. And he went to see them,3and because he was of the same trade he stayed with them and worked, for t...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 28th)

Acts 17 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul and Silas in Thessalonica 17Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where there was a synagogue of the Jews. 2And Paul went in, as was his custom, and on three Sabbath days he reasoned with them from the Scriptures, 3explaining and proving that it was necessary for the Christ to...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 25th)

Acts 16 English Standard Version (ESV) Timothy Joins Paul and Silas 16Paula]"[a] came also to Derbe and to Lystra. A disciple was there, named Timothy, the son of a Jewish woman who was a believer, but his father was a Greek. 2He was well spoken of by the brothersb]"[b] at Lystra and Iconium. 3Paul wanted Timothy to accompany him, and he took him and circumcised him ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 24th)

Acts 15 English Standard Version (ESV) The Jerusalem Council 15But some men came down from Judea and were teaching the brothers, "Unless you are circumcised according to the custom of Moses, you cannot be saved." 2And after Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and debate with them, Paul and Barnabas and some of the others were appointed to go up to Jerusalem to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 23rd)

Acts 14 English Standard Version (ESV) Paul and Barnabas at Iconium 14Now at Iconium they entered together into the Jewish synagogue and spoke in such a way that a great number of both Jews and Greeks believed. 2But the unbelieving Jews stirred up the Gentiles and poisoned their minds against the brothers.a]"[a] 3So they remained for a long time, speaking boldly for ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 22nd)

Acts 13(ESV) Barnabas and Saul Sent Off Now there were in the church at Antiochprophets andteachers,Barnabas, Simeon who was called Niger,a]"[a]Lucius of Cyrene, Manaen a lifelong friend ofHerod the tetrarch, and Saul.2While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting,the Holy Spirit said,"Set apart for me Barnabas and Saulfor the work to which I have called them."3Then ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 21st)

Acts 12 English Standard Version (ESV) James Killed and Peter Imprisoned About that time Herod the king laid violent hands on some who belonged to the church. 2He killed James the brother of John with the sword, 3and when he saw that it pleased the Jews, he proceeded to arrest Peter also. This was during the days of Unleavened Bread. 4And when he had seized him, he p...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 18th)

Acts 11 English Standard Version (ESV) Peter Reports to the Church 11Now the apostles and the brothers[a] who were throughout Judea heard that the Gentiles also had received the word of God. 2So when Peter went up to Jerusalem, the circumcision party[b] criticized him, saying, 3"You went to uncircumcised men and ate with them." 4But Peter began and explained it to ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 17th)

Acts 10 English Standard Version (ESV) Peter and Cornelius 10At Caesarea there was a man named Cornelius, a centurion of what was known as the Italian Cohort, 2a devout man who feared God with all his household, gave alms generously to the people, and prayed continually to God.3About the ninth hour of the day[a] he saw clearly in a vision an angel of God come in and ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 16th)

Acts 9 English Standard Version (ESV) The Conversion of Saul 9But Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest 2and asked him for letters to the synagogues at Damascus, so that if he found any belonging to the Way, men or women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem. 3Now as he went on his way, he approached Dam...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 15th)

Acts 8 (ESV) Saul Ravages the Church And Saul approved of his execution. And there arose on that day a great persecution against the church in Jerusalem, and they were all scattered throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles. 2Devout men buried Stephen and made great lamentation over him.3But Saul was ravaging the church, and entering house aft...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 14th)

Acts 7(ESV) Stephen's Speech And the high priest said, "Are these things so?"2And Stephen said: "Brothers and fathers, hear me.The Godof glory appeared to our father Abraham when he was in Mesopotamia,before he lived in Haran,3and said to him,'Go out from your land and from your kindred and go into the land that I will show you.'4Then he went out from the land of th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 11th)

Acts 6(ESV) Seven Chosen to Serve Now in these dayswhen the disciples were increasing in number, a complaint by the Hellenists[a]arose against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected inthe daily distribution.2And the twelve summoned the full number of the disciples and said, "It is not right that we should give up preaching the word of God to serve tables...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 10th)

Acts 5(ESV) Ananias and Sapphira But a man named Ananias, with his wife Sapphira, sold a piece of property,2and with his wife's knowledgehe kept back for himself some of the proceeds and brought only a part of it andlaid it at the apostles' feet.3But Peter said, "Ananias, why hasSatan filled your heart to lieto the Holy Spirit andto keep back for yourself part of the p...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 9th)

Acts 4(ESV) Peter and John Before the Council And as they were speaking to the people, the priests andthe captain of the temple andthe Sadducees came upon them,2greatly annoyed because they were teaching the people and proclaimingin Jesus the resurrection from the dead.3And they arrested them andput them in custody until the next day, for it was already evening.4But ma...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 8th)

Acts 3(ESV) The Lame Beggar Healed Now Peter and John weregoing up to the temple atthe hour of prayer,the ninth hour.[a]2And a manlame from birth was being carried,whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple that is called the Beautiful Gateto ask alms of those entering the temple.3Seeing Peter and John about to go into the temple, he asked to receive alms.4And Pete...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, May 7th)

Acts 2(ESV) The Coming of the Holy Spirit Whenthe day of Pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place.2And suddenly there came from heaven a sound likea mighty rushing wind, andit filled the entire house where they were sitting.3And divided tonguesas of fire appeared to them and rested[a]on each one of them.4And they were allfilled with the Holy Spirit and ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, May 4th)

Acts 1(ESV) The Promise of the Holy Spirit In the first book, OTheophilus, I have dealt with all that Jesus beganto do and teach,2until the day whenhe was taken up, after hehad given commandsthrough the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen.3He presented himself alive to them after his suffering by many proofs, appearing to them during forty days and speakin...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, May 3rd)

John 21(ESV) Jesus Appears to Seven Disciples 21After this Jesusrevealed himselfagain to the disciples bythe Sea of Tiberias, and he revealed himself in this way.2Simon Peter,Thomas (called the Twin), Nathanael ofCana in Galilee,the sons of Zebedee, and two others of his disciples were together.3Simon Peter said to them, "I am going fishing." They said to him, "We wi...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, May 2nd)

John 20(ESV) The Resurrection 20Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early, while it was still dark, and saw thatthe stone had been taken away from the tomb.2So she ran and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple,the one whom Jesus loved, and said to them, "They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, andwe do not know where they have laid h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, May 1st)

John 19(ESV) Jesus Delivered to Be Crucified Then Pilate took Jesus andflogged him.2And the soldiers twisted together a crown of thorns and put it on his head and arrayed him in a purple robe.3They came up to him, saying, "Hail, King of the Jews!" and struck him with their hands.4Pilate went out again and said to them, "See, I am bringing him out to you that you may kn...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 30th)

John 18(ESV) Betrayal and Arrest of Jesus 18When Jesus had spoken these words,he went out with his disciples acrossthe brook Kidron, where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered.2Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knewthe place, forJesus often met there with his disciples.3So Judas, having procured a band of soldiers and some officers from the chief pr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 27th)

John 17(ESV) The High Priestly Prayer 17When Jesus had spoken these words,he lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said,"Father,the hour has come;glorify your Son that the Son mayglorify you,2sinceyou have given him authority over all flesh,to give eternal life to allwhom you have given him.3And this is eternal life,that they know you,the onlytrue God, andJesus Christ wh...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 26th)

John 16(ESV) 16"I have said all these things to you to keep you from falling away.2They will put you out of the synagogues. Indeed,the hour is coming whenwhoever kills you will think he is offering service to God.3And they will do these thingsbecause they have not known the Father, nor me.4ButI have said these things to you, that whentheir hour comes you may remember ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 25th)

John 15(ESV) I Am the True Vine 15"I am thetrue vine, and my Father isthe vinedresser.2Every branch in me that does not bear fruithe takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes,that it may bear more fruit.3Alreadyyou are cleanbecause of the word that I have spoken to you.4Abidein me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit by itself, unless it...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 24th)

John 14(ESV) I Am the Way, and the Truth, and the Life 14"Let not your hearts be troubled.Believe in God;[a]believe also in me.2Inmy Father's house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you thatI go to prepare a place for you?[b]3And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take youto myself, thatwhere I am you may be also.4And...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 23rd)

John 13(ESV) Jesus Washes the Disciples' Feet Nowbeforethe Feast of the Passover, when Jesus knew thathis hour had cometo depart out of this world to the Father,having lovedhis own who were in the world, he loved them to the end.2During supper, whenthe devil had already put it into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, to betray him,3Jesus, knowingthat the Father...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 20th)

John 12(ESV) Mary Anoints Jesus at Bethany Six days beforethe Passover,Jesus therefore came to Bethany,where Lazarus was, whom Jesus had raised from the dead.2So they gave a dinner for him there.Martha served, and Lazarus was one of those reclining with him at table.3Mary therefore took a pound[a]of expensive ointment made from pure nard, and anointed the feet of Jes...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 19th)

John 11English Standard Version (ESV) The Death of Lazarus Now a certain man was ill, Lazarus of Bethany, the village ofMary and her sister Martha.2It was Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was ill.3So the sisters sent to him, saying, "Lord,he whom you love is ill."4But when Jesus heard it he said,"This ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 18th)

John 10(ESV) I Am the Good Shepherd 10"Truly, truly, I say to you, he who does not enter the sheepfold by the door but climbs in by another way, that man is a thief and a robber.2But he who enters by the door is the shepherd of the sheep.3To him the gatekeeper opens. The sheep hear his voice, and he calls his own sheep by name and leads them out.4When he has brought ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 17th)

John 9(ESV) Jesus Heals a Man Born Blind As he passed by, he saw a man blind from birth.2And his disciples asked him,"Rabbi,who sinned,this man orhis parents, that he was born blind?"3Jesus answered,"It was not that this man sinned, or his parents, butthat the works of God might be displayed in him.4We mustwork the works of him who sent mewhile it is day; night is co...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 16th)

John 8(ESV) 1but Jesus went to the Mount of Olives.2Early in the morning he came again to the temple. All the people came to him, andhe sat down and taught them.3The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery, and placing her in the midst4they said to him, "Teacher, this woman has been caught in the act of adultery.5Nowin the Law, Moses co...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 13th)

John 7(ESV) Jesus at the Feast of Booths After this Jesus went about in Galilee. He would not go about in Judea, becausethe Jews[a]were seeking to kill him.2Nowthe Jews' Feast ofBooths was at hand.3So his brothers[b]said to him, "Leave here and go to Judea, that your disciples also may see the works you are doing.4For no one works in secret if he seeks to be known open...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 12th)

John 6(ESV) Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand After thisJesus went away to the other side ofthe Sea of Galilee, which isthe Sea of Tiberias.2And a large crowd was following him, because they saw the signs that he was doing on the sick.3Jesus went up onthe mountain, and there he sat down with his disciples.4Nowthe Passover, thefeast of the Jews, was at hand.5Lifting up his ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 11th)

John 5(ESV) The Healing at the Pool on the Sabbath After this there was afeast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2Now there is in Jerusalem bythe Sheep Gate a pool, in Aramaic[a]called Bethesda,[b]which has five roofed colonnades.3In these lay a multitude of invalidsblind, lame, andparalyzed.[c]5One man was there who had been an invalid for thirty-eight yea...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 10th)

John 4(ESV) Jesus and the Woman of Samaria Now when Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus was making andbaptizing more disciples than John2(although Jesus himself did not baptize, but only his disciples),3he left Judea and departedagain for Galilee.4And he had to pass through Samaria.5So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the fieldthat J...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 9th)

John 3(ESV) You Must Be Born Again Now there was a man of the Pharisees namedNicodemus,a ruler of the Jews.2This man came to Jesusa]"[a]by night and said to him,"Rabbi,we know that you are a teacher come from God, for no one can do these signs that you dounless God is with him."3Jesus answered him,"Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one isbornagainb]"[b]he cannotsee th...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, April 6th)

John 2(ESV) The Wedding at Cana Onthe third day there was a wedding atCana in Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there.2Jesus also was invited to the wedding withhis disciples.3When the wine ran out, the mother of Jesus said to him, "They have no wine."4And Jesus said to her,"Woman,what does this have to do with me?My hour has not yet come."5His mother said to the se...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, April 5th)

John 1(ESV) The Word Became Flesh In the beginning wasthe Word, andthe Word was with God, andthe Word was God.2He was in the beginning with God.3All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made.4In him was life,[a]andthe life was the light of men.5The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. 6There was a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 4th)

Luke 24(ESV) The Resurrection But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb,taking the spices they had prepared.2And they foundthe stone rolled away from the tomb,3but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.4While they were perplexed about this, behold,twomen stood by them in dazzling apparel.5And as they werefrightened ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, April 4th)

Luke 24(ESV) The Resurrection But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they went to the tomb,taking the spices they had prepared.2And they foundthe stone rolled away from the tomb,3but when they went in they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus.4While they were perplexed about this, behold,twomen stood by them in dazzling apparel.5And as they werefrightened ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, April 3rd)

Luke 23(ESV) Jesus Before Pilate Then the whole company of them arose and brought him before Pilate.2And they began to accuse him, saying, "We found this manmisleading our nation andforbidding us to give tribute toCaesar, and saying that he himself is Christ,a king."3And Pilate asked him,"Are you the King of the Jews?" And he answered him,"You have said so."4Then Pilat...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, April 2nd)

Luke 22(ESV) The Plot to Kill Jesus Now the Feast of Unleavened Bread drew near, which is calledthe Passover.2And the chief priests and the scribeswere seeking how to put him to death, for they feared the people. Judas to Betray Jesus 3ThenSatan entered intoJudas called Iscariot, who was of the number of the twelve.4He went away and conferred with the chief priests a...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 30th)

Luke 21(ESV) The Widow's Offering Jesus[a]looked up and saw the richputting their gifts intothe offering box,2and he saw a poor widow put in twosmall copper coins.[b]3And he said,"Truly, I tell you,this poor widow has put in more than all of them.4For they all contributed out of their abundance, but she out of herpoverty put in allshe had to live on." Jesus Foretells ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 29th)

Luke 20(ESV) The Authority of Jesus Challenged One day,as Jesus[a]was teaching the people in the temple and preaching the gospel,the chief priests and the scribes with the elders came up2and said to him, "Tell usby what authority you do these things, or who it is that gave you this authority."3He answered them,"I also will ask you a question. Now tell me,4was the bapti...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 28th)

Luke 19(ESV) Jesus and Zacchaeus He entered Jericho and was passing through.2And behold, there was a man named Zacchaeus. He was a chief tax collector and was rich.3Andhe was seeking to see who Jesus was, but on account of the crowd he could not, because he was small in stature.4So he ran on ahead and climbed up intoa sycamore tree to see him, for he was about to pas...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 27th)

Luke 18(ESV) The Parable of the Persistent Widow And he told them a parable to the effect that they oughtalways to pray and notlose heart.2He said,"In a certain city there was a judge whoneither feared God nor respected man.3And there was a widow in that city who kept coming to him and saying, 'Give me justice against my adversary.'4For a while he refused, but afterw...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 26th)

Luke 17(ESV) Temptations to Sin And he said to his disciples,"Temptations to sin[a]aresure to come, butwoe to the one through whom they come!2It would be better for him if a millstone were hung around his neck and he were cast into the sea than that he should cause one of these little ones to sin.[b]3Pay attention to yourselves!If your brother sins,rebuke him, and if...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 23rd)

Luke 16(ESV) The Parable of the Dishonest Manager He also said to the disciples,"There was a rich man who hada manager, and charges were brought to him that this man was wasting his possessions.2And he called him and said to him, 'What is this that I hear about you? Turn in the account of yourmanagement, for you can no longer be manager.'3And the manager said to hims...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 22nd)

Luke 15(ESV) The Parable of the Lost Sheep Nowthe tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to hear him.2And the Pharisees and the scribesgrumbled, saying,"This man receives sinners andeats with them." 3So he told them this parable:4"What man of you, having a hundred sheep,if he has lost one of them, does not leave the ninety-ninein the open country, andgo af...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 21st)

Luke 14(ESV) Healing of a Man on the Sabbath One Sabbath,when he went to dine at the house of a ruler of the Pharisees, they werewatching him carefully.2And behold, there was a man before him who had dropsy.3And Jesus responded tothe lawyers and Pharisees, saying,"Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath, or not?"4But they remained silent. Then he took him and healed him ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 20th)

Luke 13(ESV) Repent or Perish There were some present at that very time who told him about the Galileans whose bloodPilate had mingled with their sacrifices.2And he answered them,"Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all the other Galileans, because they suffered in this way?3No, I tell you; but unless yourepent, you will all likewise perish.4Or ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 19th)

Luke 12(ESV) Beware of the Leaven of the Pharisees In the meantime,when so many thousands of the people had gathered together that they were trampling one another, he began to say to his disciples first,"Beware ofthe leaven of the Pharisees,which is hypocrisy.2Nothing is covered up that will not be revealed, or hidden that will not be known.3Therefore whatever you have...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 16th)

Luke 11(ESV) The Lord's Prayer Now Jesus[a]was praying in a certain place, and when he finished, one of his disciples said to him, "Lord, teach us to pray,as John taught his disciples."2And he said to them,"When you pray, say: "Father,hallowed beyour name.Your kingdom come.3Give useach day our daily bread,[b]4andforgive us our sins,for we ourselves forgive everyone ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 15th)

Luke 10(ESV) Jesus Sends Out the Seventy-Two After this the Lord appointedseventy-two[a]others andsent them on ahead of him, two by two, into every town and place where he himself was about to go.2And he said to them,"The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few.Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.3Go your way...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 14th)

Luke 9(ESV) Jesus Sends Out the Twelve Apostles And he called the twelve together and gave them power and authority over all demons and to cure diseases,2and he sent them out toproclaim the kingdom of God and to heal.3And he said to them,"Take nothing for your journey,no staff, nor bag, nor bread, nor money; and do not have two tunics.[a]4And whatever house you enter, ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 13th)

Luke 8(ESV) Women Accompanying Jesus Soon afterward he went onthrough cities and villages, proclaiming andbringing the good news of the kingdom of God. And the twelve were with him,2and alsosome women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities:Mary, called Magdalene,from whom seven demons had gone out,3andJoanna, the wife of Chuza, Herod's household manager,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 12th)

Luke 7(ESV) Jesus Heals a Centurion's Servant After he had finished all his sayings in the hearing of the people,he entered Capernaum.2Now a centurion had a servant[a]who was sick and at the point of death, who was highly valued by him.3When the centurion[b]heard about Jesus,he sent to him elders of the Jews, asking him to come and heal his servant.4And when they came ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 9th)

Luke 6(ESV) Jesus Is Lord of the Sabbath On a Sabbath,[a]while he was going through the grainfields, his disciplesplucked and ate some heads of grain, rubbing them in their hands.2But some of the Pharisees said,"Why are you doingwhat is not lawful to do on the Sabbath?"3And Jesus answered them,"Have you not readwhat David did when he was hungry, he and those who were...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 8th)

Luke 5(ESV) Jesus Calls the First Disciples On one occasion, while the crowd was pressing in on him to hear the word of God, he was standing bythe lake of Gennesaret,2and he saw two boats by the lake, but the fishermen had gone out of them and werewashing their nets.3Getting into one of the boats, which was Simon's, he asked him to put out a little from the land. Andhe...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, March 7th)

Luke 4(ESV) The Temptation of Jesus And Jesus,full of the Holy Spirit,returned from the Jordan and was ledby the Spirit in the wilderness2forforty days,being tempted by the devil.And he ate nothing during those days. And when they were ended,he was hungry.3The devil said to him, "If you arethe Son of God, commandthis stone to become bread."4And Jesus answered him,"It...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, March 6th)

Luke 3 (ESV) John the Baptist Prepares the Way In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene, 2 during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John the s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, March 5th)

Luke 2(ESV) The Birth of Jesus Christ In those daysa decree went out fromCaesar Augustus that all the world should beregistered.2This was the firstregistration when[a]Quiriniuswas governor of Syria.3And all went to be registered, each to his own town.4And Joseph also went upfrom Galilee, from the town ofNazareth, to Judea, tothe city of David, which is calledBethlehem,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, March 2nd)

Luke 1(ESV) Dedication to Theophilus Inasmuch as many have undertaken to compile a narrative of the things thathave been accomplished among us,2just as those whofrom the beginning wereeyewitnesses andministers ofthe wordhave delivered them to us,3it seemed good to me also, having followed all things closely for some time past, to writean orderly account for you,most ex...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, March 1st)

Mark 16(ESV) The Resurrection When the Sabbath was past,Mary Magdalene,Mary the mother of James, andSalomebought spices, so that they might go and anoint him.2And very early on the first day of the week, when the sun had risen, they went to the tomb.3And they were saying to one another, "Who will roll awaythe stone for us from the entrance of the tomb?"4And looking up,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 28th)

Mark 15(ESV) Jesus Delivered to Pilate And as soon as it was morning, the chief priestsheld a consultation with the elders and scribes and the whole council. Andthey bound Jesus andled him away anddelivered him over toPilate.2And Pilate asked him,"Are you the King of the Jews?" And he answered him,"You have said so."3And the chief priests accused him of many things.4An...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 27th)

Mark 14(ESV) The Plot to Kill Jesus It was now two days beforethe Passover and the Feast of Unleavened Bread. And the chief priests and the scribeswere seeking how to arrest him by stealth and kill him,2for they said, "Not during the feast,lest there be an uproar from the people." Jesus Anointed at Bethany 3And while he was atBethany in the house of Simon the leper,[...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 26th)

Mark 13(ESV) Jesus Foretells Destruction of the Temple And as he came out of the temple, one of his disciples said to him, "Look, Teacher, what wonderful stones and what wonderful buildings!"2And Jesus said to him,"Do you see these great buildings?There will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be thrown down." Signs of the End of the Age 3And as he ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 23rd)

Mark 12(ESV) The Parable of the Tenants And he began to speak to them in parables."A man planteda vineyardand put a fence around it and dug a pit for the winepress and built a tower, andleased it to tenants andwent into another country.2When the season came, he sent a servant[a]to the tenants to get from them some of the fruit of the vineyard.3And they took him and bea...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 22nd)

Mark 11(ESV) The Triumphal Entry Now when they drew near to Jerusalem, toBethphage and Bethany, atthe Mount of Olives, Jesusa]"[a]senttwo of his disciples2and said to them,"Go into the village in front of you, and immediately as you enter it you will find a colt tied,on which no one has ever sat. Untie it and bring it.3If anyone says to you, 'Why are you doing this?' s...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 21st)

Mark 10(ESV) Teaching About Divorce And he left there and wentto the region of Judea and beyond the Jordan, and crowds gathered to him again. And again, as was his custom, he taught them. 2And Pharisees came up and in orderto test him asked,"Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife?"3He answered them,"What did Moses command you?"4They said,"Moses allowed a man to wr...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 20th)

Mark 9(ESV) And he said to them,"Truly, I say to you, there are some standing here who will nottaste deathuntil they see the kingdom of God after it has comewith power." The Transfiguration 2And after six days Jesus took with himPeter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. And he wastransfigured before them,3andhis clothes became radiant,...

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Daily Bible Reading (Monday, February 19th)

Mark 8(ESV) Jesus Feeds the Four Thousand In those days, when again a great crowd had gathered, and they had nothing to eat, he called his disciples to him and said to them,2"I have compassion on the crowd, because they have been with me now three days and have nothing to eat.3And if I send them away hungry to their homes, they will faint on the way. And some of them h...

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Daily Bible Reading (Friday, February 16th)

Mark 7(ESV) Traditions and Commandments Now when the Pharisees gathered to him, with some of the scribeswho had come from Jerusalem,2they saw that some of his disciples ate with hands that weredefiled, that is, unwashed.3(For the Pharisees and all the Jews do not eat unless they wash their hands properly,[a]holding tothe tradition ofthe elders,4and when they come from ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Thursday, February 15th)

Mark 6(ESV) Jesus Rejected at Nazareth He went away from there and came tohis hometown, and his disciples followed him.2Andon the Sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue, andmany who heard him were astonished, saying, "Where did this man get these things? What is the wisdom given to him? How are such mighty works done by his hands?3Is not thisthe carpenter, the son ...

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Daily Bible Reading (Wednesday, February 14th)

Mark 5(ESV) Jesus Heals a Man with a Demon They came to the other side of the sea, to the country of the Gerasenes.[a]2And when Jesus[b]had stepped out of the boat, immediately there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit.3He lived among the tombs. And no one could bind him anymore, not even with a chain,4for he had often been bound with shackles and cha...

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Daily Bible Reading (Tuesday, February 13th)

Mark 4(ESV) The Parable of the Sower 4Againhe began to teach beside the sea. And a very large crowd gathered about him,so that he got into a boat and sat in it on the sea, and the whole crowd was beside the sea on the land.2Andhe was teaching them many things in parables, and in his teaching he said to them:3"Listen! Behold,a sower went out to sow.4And as he sowed, som...

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