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Bible 2016: 12 December Daily Bible Reading

Context and Comment: Today’s reading in Revelation concludes our study of the letters to the churches. Jesus opens his message to the church in Philadelphia, calling himself the holy one […]

Bible 2016: 9 December Daily Bible Reading

Context and Comment: Today begins our study of Revelation. Our English name for the book, Revelation, comes from the Greek apokalypsis which means to expose something previously hidden or secret. Revelation […]

Bible 2016: 5 December Daily Bible Reading

Context and Comment: Today’s reading begins our study of Hosea. Hosea lived in the Northern Kingdom of Israel c. 780–725 b.C. Hosea prophesied during reigns of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and […]

Bible 2016: 4 December Daily Bible Reading

Context and Comment: Today’s reading brings us to the close of Daniel. In concluding the prophecies of chapter 11, the angelic being, Michael, intervenes to deliver the Jews. The dead […]

Bible 2016: 30 November Daily Bible Reading

Context and Comment: Today’s reading from Daniel 7 includes Daniel’s vision in the first year of Belshazzar’s reign: four beasts coming from the sea. The first, the Babylonian empire, was […]

Bible 2016: 29 November Daily Bible Reading

Context and Comment: In today’s reading from Daniel 6, Daniel is made one of three governors over the 120 satraps in Darius’ administration. The satraps persuade Darius to sign a […]