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Discover the Holy Bible

Bible Reading Check List


Did you know?
The NIV Bible has 773,692 words. It would take 70 hours to read aloud. It has 66 books, and 1189 chapters. It was written

J E SU S
in three languages (Hebrew, Aramaic, Greek), over three continents (Europe, Asia, Africa), by over 40 authors (shepherds,
farmers, tent-makers, physicians, fishermen, priests, philosophers, and kings), over a period of more than 1500 years. It
has been translated into over 2000 languages. The Old Testament is incomplete without the New, and the New Testament
cannot be understood without the Old. Together, they are God's revelation to man of His provision for salvation.

Genesis Foundational for all relationships Matthew Jesus is Messiah! He fulfills the Old Testament
Exodus Reveals God’s name, attributes, Law, worship method Mark Jesus is Servant! He is a man of Action
Leviticus Shows how to be holy & worship God well Luke Jesus is Son of Man! Debunks myths of his humanity

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Numbers The rebellion of Israel & subsequent judgement John Jesus is Son of God! The book of life
I S I N E V E R Y PA G E O F T H E
Deuteronomy “Repetition of Law” - summarizes & reminds Acts Jesus’ work continues in the church
Joshua Obedience = victory; disobedience = defeat Romans Presents the blueprint of salvation for all
Judges God raises leaders in times of trouble 1 Corinthians Teaches to develop holy character (sanctification)
Ruth Foreshadowing Christ as Kinsman Redeemer 2 Corinthians Understand “true” Christian ministry
1 Samuel God’s establishment of a political system Galatians We are saved by Faith alone through Grace alone
2 Samuel King David foreshadows Christ the King Ephesians Details the relationship between Christ & church C A N Y O U S E E H I M ?
1 Kings Details Solomon; kings in Israel & Judah; Elijah Philippians Find lasting joy & inner peace, even in suffering
2 Kings Israel = bad; Judah = not as bad; has Elisha Colossians Expresses the completeness of Christ John 5:39 “You diligently study the Scriptures because you think that by them you possess
1 Chronicles History & interpretation: Adam - David 1 Thessalonians Christ is coming soon! eternal life. These are the Scriptures that testify about me,”
2 Chronicles History II: Solomon - the exile’s return 2 Thessalonians Christ is coming! Be joyful & steadfast!
Ezra God’s people are restored even as they are exiled 1 Timothy Pastoral mentoring to a young leader
Nehemiah Shows great leadership in difficult challenges 2 Timothy Persevere! Guard, preach, & live the gospel
Esther Reveals how God works through circumstances Titus Practical theology: apply for godliness
Name:
Job Why do the godly suffer? Find comfort here Philemon A model of Christian persuasion for a slave Start Date:
Psalms The book of worship poems & hymns Hebrews Asserts the supremacy & sufficiency of Christ
Proverbs Collection of wisdom for training in righteousness James Faith saves but is expressed by Works Finish Date:
Ecclesiastes Reveals the Search for the Meaning of Life 1 Peter Talks about suffering & submission; joy & hope
Song of Songs Celebrates the joys of romantic love 2 Peter Warns to beware of wolves & false teachers
Isaiah The “5th gospel” depicts Jesus as Suffering Servant 1 John Seeks to expose false teachers; assure of salvation
Jeremiah Details Jeremiah’s personal life & struggles for God 2 John Warns against Gnosticism & urges discernment
A Church Member’s Faith Life: 1, 5, 3 Exercise
Lamentations 5 laments reveal the anguish of the exiles 3 John Follow Truth; show hospitality; beware evil 1 PRAY - 1 hour per day (living a prayerful life)
Ezekiel Gives a clear expression of God’s initiative & control Jude Beware the perversion of God’s grace 5 READ - 5 chapters per day (living on the Word of Life)
Daniel Shows God’s plans of redemption & control of history Revelation Expresses the certainty of God’s final triumph 3 TELL - 3 people per day (living life to stay on top)
Hosea A living parable of a faithful God to unfaithful Israel
Joel Repentance brings restoration; turns aside judgment
John 20:31 “But these are written that you may believe
Amos Materialism & love of money “is root of all evil”
that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and
Obadiah We have free will, but God holds us responsible
that by believing you may have life in his
Jonah Shows God’s concern for Gentiles as well as Jews
Psalm 119:105 “Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light Old Testament New Testament
name.”
Micah Judgment & restoration; God’s involvement in history
for my path.”
Nahum Focused on God’s judgment of Ninevah Law (Pentateuch) Gospels
Habakkuk Dialog btwn God & Habakkuk on injustice & suffering History History
Joshua 1:8 “Do not let this Book of the Law depart from
Zephaniah Announces God’s approaching judgment on Judah Poetry Paul’s Epistles
your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so
Antioch Major Prophets Other Epistles
AICF
Haggai 4 sermons rebuking Judah for not rebuilding the temple
International that you may be careful to do everything
Minor Prophets Prophecy
Zechariah
Christian Family
Rebuild the temple! + Messianic/Apocalyptic prophecy
written in it. Then you will be prosperous and
Malachi The King will come to judge, bless, & restore
aicfchurch.org successful.”
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Joel 1 2 3
Genesis
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 Amos 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Obadiah 1
Exodus
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 Jonah 1 2 3 4
Leviticus 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 Micah 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Nahum 1 2 3
Numbers
31 32 33 34 35 36 Habakkuk 1 2 3
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Zephaniah 1 2 3
Deuteronomy
31 32 33 34 Haggai 1 2
Joshua 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 Zechariah 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Judges 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 Malachi 1 2 3 4
Ruth 1 2 3 4 39 Old Testament Books ( 929 Chapters; 23145 Verses )
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
1 Samuel Acts 20:32 “Now I commit you to God and to the word of his grace, which can build you up and give you an inheritance
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among all those who are sanctified.”
2 Samuel 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
1 Kings 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 27 New Testament Books ( 260 Chapters; 7958 Verses )
2 Kings 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 Matthew 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
1 Chronicles 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Mark 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Luke 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24
2 Chronicles
31 32 33 34 35 36 John 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Ezra 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Acts 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28
Nehemiah 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Romans 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Esther 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1 Corinthians 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 2 Corinthians 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Job
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 Galatians 1 2 3 4 5 6
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Ephesians 1 2 3 4 5 6
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 Philippians 1 2 3 4
Psalms 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 Colossians 1 2 3 4
91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 1 Thessalonians 1 2 3 4 5
121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 2 Thessalonians 1 2 3
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 Timothy 1 2 3 4 5 6
Proverbs
31 2 Timothy 1 2 3 4
Ecclesiastes 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Titus 1 2 3
Song of Songs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Philemon 1
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Hebrews 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Isaiah 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 James 1 2 3 4 5
61 62 63 64 65 66 1 Peter 1 2 3 4 5
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 2 Peter 1 2 3
Jeremiah
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 1 John 1 2 3 4 5
Lamentations 1 2 3 4 5 2 John 1
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 3 John 1
Ezekiel
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 Jude 1
Daniel 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Revelation 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22