Coronavirus Response and Updates

Archives for June 2020

Subscribe to the RSS Feed
  • Featured Posts
  • All Posts

Read the Bible | June 30th

Job 18 Bildad Speaks: God Punishes the Wicked [1] Then Bildad the Shuhite answered and said: [2] "How long will you hunt for words? Consider, and then we will speak. [3] Why are we counted as cattle? Why are we stupid in your sight? [4] You who tear yourself in your anger, shall the earth be forsaken for you, or the rock be removed out of its place? [5] "Indeed, the...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 29th

Job 15 Eliphaz Accuses: Job Does Not Fear God [1] Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered and said: [2] "Should a wise man answer with windy knowledge, and fill his belly with the east wind? [3] Should he argue in unprofitable talk, or in words with which he can do no good? [4] But you are doing away with the fear of God and hindering meditation before God. [5] For your in...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 27th

Job 10 Job Continues: A Plea to God [1] "I loathe my life; I will give free utterance to my complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul. [2] I will say to God, Do not condemn me; let me know why you contend against me. [3] Does it seem good to you to oppress, to despise the work of your hands and favor the designs of the wicked? [4] Have you eyes of flesh? Do ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 26th

Job 7 Job Continues: My Life Has No Hope [1] "Has not man a hard service on earth, and are not his days like the days of a hired hand? [2] Like a slave who longs for the shadow, and like a hired hand who looks for his wages, [3] so I am allotted months of emptiness, and nights of misery are apportioned to me. [4] When I lie down I say, 'When shall I arise?' But the nig...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 25th

Job 3 Job Laments His Birth [1] After this Job opened his mouth and cursed the day of his birth. [2] And Job said: [3] "Let the day perish on which I was born, and the night that said, 'A man is conceived.' [4] Let that day be darkness! May God above not seek it, nor light shine upon it. [5] Let gloom and deep darkness claim it. Let clouds dwell upon it; let the black...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 24th

Esther 10 The Greatness of Mordecai [1] King Ahasuerus imposed tax on the land and on the coastlands of the sea. [2] And all the acts of his power and might, and the full account of the high honor of Mordecai, to which the king advanced him, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the kings of Media and Persia? [3] For Mordecai the Jew was second in rank ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 23rd

Esther 7 [1] So the king and Haman went in to feast with Queen Esther. [2] And on the second day, as they were drinking wine after the feast, the king again said to Esther, "What is your wish, Queen Esther? It shall be granted you. And what is your request? Even to the half of my kingdom, it shall be fulfilled." [3] Then Queen Esther answered, "If I have found favor in ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 22nd

Esther 5 Esther Prepares a Banquet [1] On the third day Esther put on her royal robes and stood in the inner court of the king's palace, in front of the king's quarters, while the king was sitting on his royal throne inside the throne room opposite the entrance to the palace. [2] And when the king saw Queen Esther standing in the court, she won favor in his sight, and ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 20th

Nehemiah 12 Priests and Levites [1] These are the priests and the Levites who came up with Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel, and Jeshua: Seraiah, Jeremiah, Ezra, [2] Amariah, Malluch, Hattush, [3] Shecaniah, Rehum, Meremoth, [4] Iddo, Ginnethoi, Abijah, [5] Mijamin, Maadiah, Bilgah, [6] Shemaiah, Joiarib, Jedaiah, [7] Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah, Jedaiah. These were the chiefs...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 19th

Nehemiah 9 The People of Israel Confess Their Sin [1] Now on the twenty-fourth day of this month the people of Israel were assembled with fasting and in sackcloth, and with earth on their heads. [2] And the Israelites separated themselves from all foreigners and stood and confessed their sins and the iniquities of their fathers. [3] And they stood up in their place and...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 18th

Nehemiah 6 Conspiracy Against Nehemiah [1] Now when Sanballat and Tobiah and Geshem the Arab and the rest of our enemies heard that I had built the wall and that there was no breach left in it (although up to that time I had not set up the doors in the gates), [2] Sanballat and Geshem sent to me, saying, "Come and let us meet together at Hakkephirim in the plain of Ono...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 17th

Nehemiah 4 Opposition to the Work [1] Now when Sanballat heard that we were building the wall, he was angry and greatly enraged, and he jeered at the Jews. [2] And he said in the presence of his brothers and of the army of Samaria, "What are these feeble Jews doing? Will they restore it for themselves? Will they sacrifice? Will they finish up in a day? Will they revive...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 16th

Nehemiah 1 Report from Jerusalem [1] The words of Nehemiah the son of Hacaliah. Now it happened in the month of Chislev, in the twentieth year, as I was in Susa the citadel, [2] that Hanani, one of my brothers, came with certain men from Judah. And I asked them concerning the Jews who escaped, who had survived the exile, and concerning Jerusalem. [3] And they said to ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 15th

Ezra 8 Genealogy of Those Who Returned with Ezra [1] These are the heads of their fathers' houses, and this is the genealogy of those who went up with me from Babylonia, in the reign of Artaxerxes the king: [2] Of the sons of Phinehas, Gershom. Of the sons of Ithamar, Daniel. Of the sons of David, Hattush. [3] Of the sons of Shecaniah, who was of the sons of Parosh, Ze...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 13th

Ezra 3 Rebuilding the Altar [1] When the seventh month came, and the children of Israel were in the towns, the people gathered as one man to Jerusalem. [2] Then arose Jeshua the son of Jozadak, with his fellow priests, and Zerubbabel the son of Shealtiel with his kinsmen, and they built the altar of the God of Israel, to offer burnt offerings on it, as it is written in...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 12th

Ezra 1 The Proclamation of Cyrus [1] In the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, that the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah might be fulfilled, the LORD stirred up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom and also put it in writing: [2] "Thus says Cyrus king of Persia: The LORD, the God of heaven, has given m...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 11th

2 Chronicles 34 Josiah Reigns in Judah [1] Josiah was eight years old when he began to reign, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem. [2] And he did what was right in the eyes of the LORD, and walked in the ways of David his father; and he did not turn aside to the right hand or to the left. [3] For in the eighth year of his reign, while he was yet a boy, he bega...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 10th

2 Chronicles 31 Hezekiah Organizes the Priests [1] Now when all this was finished, all Israel who were present went out to the cities of Judah and broke in pieces the pillars and cut down the Asherim and broke down the high places and the altars throughout all Judah and Benjamin, and in Ephraim and Manasseh, until they had destroyed them all. Then all the people of Isr...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 9th

2 Chronicles 28 Ahaz Reigns in Judah [1] Ahaz was twenty years old when he began to reign, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem. And he did not do what was right in the eyes of the LORD, as his father David had done, [2] but he walked in the ways of the kings of Israel. He even made metal images for the Baals, [3] and he made offerings in the Valley of the Son of ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 8th

2 Chronicles 24 Joash Repairs the Temple [1] Joash was seven years old when he began to reign, and he reigned forty years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Zibiah of Beersheba. [2] And Joash did what was right in the eyes of the LORD all the days of Jehoiada the priest. [3] Jehoiada got for him two wives, and he had sons and daughters. [4] After this Joash decided t...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 6th

2 Chronicles 19 Jehoshaphat's Reforms [1] Jehoshaphat the king of Judah returned in safety to his house in Jerusalem. [2] But Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him and said to King Jehoshaphat, "Should you help the wicked and love those who hate the LORD? Because of this, wrath has gone out against you from the LORD. [3] Nevertheless, some good is found ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 5th

2 Chronicles 16 Asa's Last Years [1] In the thirty-sixth year of the reign of Asa, Baasha king of Israel went up against Judah and built Ramah, that he might permit no one to go out or come in to Asa king of Judah. [2] Then Asa took silver and gold from the treasures of the house of the LORD and the king's house and sent them to Ben-hadad king of Syria, who lived in Da...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 4th

2 Chronicles 13 Abijah Reigns in Judah [1] In the eighteenth year of King Jeroboam, Abijah began to reign over Judah. [2] He reigned for three years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Micaiah the daughter of Uriel of Gibeah. Now there was war between Abijah and Jeroboam. [3] Abijah went out to battle, having an army of valiant men of war, 400,000 chosen men. And Jero...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 3rd

2 Chronicles 10 The Revolt Against Rehoboam [1] Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king. [2] And as soon as Jeroboam the son of Nebat heard of it (for he was in Egypt, where he had fled from King Solomon), then Jeroboam returned from Egypt. [3] And they sent and called him. And Jeroboam and all Israel came and said to Rehoboam, [4]...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 2nd

2 Chronicles 7 Fire from Heaven [1] As soon as Solomon finished his prayer, fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offering and the sacrifices, and the glory of the LORD filled the temple. [2] And the priests could not enter the house of the LORD, because the glory of the LORD filled the LORD's house. [3] When all the people of Israel saw the fire come down ...

Keep Reading

Read the Bible | June 1st

2 Chronicles 4 The Temple's Furnishings [1] He made an altar of bronze, twenty cubits long and twenty cubits wide and ten cubits high. [2] Then he made the sea of cast metal. It was round, ten cubits from brim to brim, and five cubits high, and a line of thirty cubits measured its circumference. [3] Under it were figures of gourds, for ten cubits, compassing the sea al...

Keep Reading
Subscribe