Last Weeks Bible Readings

Last Weeks Bible Readings

Past weeks Bible readings.

Luke 1:57-79 Birth of John the Baptist

Sunday scripture for Dec. 4, 2022

Sunday scripture for Dec. 4, 2022 Luke 1:46-55 Mary’s Song 46 And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord 47     and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, 48 for he has been mindful     of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed, 49     for the Mighty One has done great things for me—     holy is his name. 50 His mercy extends to those who fear him,     from generation to generation. 51 He has performed mighty deeds with his arm;…

Sunday scripture for Nov. 27, 2022

Sunday scripture for Nov. 27, 2022 Luke 1: 5 – 17 The Birth of John the Baptist Foretold 5 In the time of Herod king of Judea there was a priest named Zechariah, who belonged to the priestly division of Abijah; his wife Elizabeth was also a descendant of Aaron. 6 Both of them were righteous in the sight of God, observing all the Lord’s commands and decrees blamelessly. 7 But they were childless because Elizabeth was not able to conceive, and they were both very old.…
STicks and stones

Sunday scripture for Nov. 20, 2022

Sunday scripture for Nov. 20, 2022 Luke 1: 68 – 79 68 “Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel,     because he has come to his people and redeemed them. 69 He has raised up a horn of salvation for us     in the house of his servant David 70 (as he said through his holy prophets of long ago), 71 salvation from our enemies     and from the hand of all who hate us— 72 to show mercy to our ancestors     and to remember his holy…
Luke 21:5-19 The Destruction of the Temple and Signs of the end times

Sunday scripture for Nov. 13, 2022

Sunday scripture for Nov. 13, 2022 Isaiah 12 Songs of Praise 12 In that day you will say: “I will praise you, Lord.     Although you were angry with me, your anger has turned away     and you have comforted me. 2 Surely God is my salvation;     I will trust and not be afraid. The Lord, the Lord himself, is my strength and my defense;     he has become my salvation.” 3 With joy you will draw water     from the wells of salvation. 4 In that day you will say: “Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his…
Sermon on the mount

Sunday scripture for Nov. 6, 2022

Sunday scripture for Nov. 6, 2022 Psalm 149 1 Praise the Lord.[a] Sing to the Lord a new song,     his praise in the assembly of his faithful people. 2 Let Israel rejoice in their Maker;     let the people of Zion be glad in their King. 3 Let them praise his name with dancing     and make music to him with timbrel and harp. 4 For the Lord takes delight in his people;     he crowns the humble with victory. 5 Let his faithful people rejoice in this honor     and sing for joy on their beds. 6 May…
Luke 19:1-10 Salvation

Sunday scripture for Oct. 30, 2022

Sunday scripture for Oct. 30, 2022 Psalm 119:137-144 137 You are righteous, Lord,     and your laws are right. 138 The statutes you have laid down are righteous;     they are fully trustworthy. 139 My zeal wears me out,     for my enemies ignore your words. 140 Your promises have been thoroughly tested,     and your servant loves them. 141 Though I am lowly and despised,     I do not forget your precepts. 142 Your righteousness is everlasting     and your law is true. 143 Trouble and distress have come upon me,     but your…
Luke 18:9-14

Sunday scripture for Oct. 23, 2022

Sunday scripture for Oct. 23, 2022 Psalm 65 For the director of music. A psalm of David. A song. 1 Praise awaits[b] you, our God, in Zion;     to you our vows will be fulfilled. 2 You who answer prayer,     to you all people will come. 3 When we were overwhelmed by sins,     you forgave[c] our transgressions. 4 Blessed are those you choose     and bring near to live in your courts! We are filled with the good things of your house,     of your holy temple. 5 You answer us…
the parable of the persistent widow in Luke

Sunday scripture for Oct. 16, 2022

Sunday scripture for Oct. 16, 2022 Psalm 119 א Aleph 1 Blessed are those whose ways are blameless,     who walk according to the law of the Lord. 2 Blessed are those who keep his statutes     and seek him with all their heart— 3 they do no wrong     but follow his ways. 4 You have laid down precepts     that are to be fully obeyed. 5 Oh, that my ways were steadfast     in obeying your decrees! 6 Then I would not be put to shame     when I consider all your commands. 7 I…
Jesus heals 10 lepers Luke 17:11-19

Sunday scripture for Oct. 9, 2022

Sunday scripture for Oct. 9, 2022 Psalm 66 For the director of music. A song. A psalm. 1 Shout for joy to God, all the earth! 2     Sing the glory of his name;     make his praise glorious. 3 Say to God, “How awesome are your deeds!     So great is your power     that your enemies cringe before you. 4 All the earth bows down to you;     they sing praise to you,     they sing the praises of your name.”[a] 5 Come and see what God has done,     his awesome deeds for…
Luke 17:5-10 Lord Increase our faith

Sunday scripture for Oct. 2, 2022

Sunday scripture for Oct. 2, 2022 Psalm 137 1 By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept     when we remembered Zion. 2 There on the poplars     we hung our harps, 3 for there our captors asked us for songs,     our tormentors demanded songs of joy;     they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!” 4 How can we sing the songs of the Lord     while in a foreign land? 5 If I forget you, Jerusalem,     may my right hand forget its skill. 6 May my tongue cling to the…
Bible Readings Welltown United Methodist Church

Sunday scripture for Sept. 25, 2022

Sunday scripture for Sept. 25, 2022 Psalm 91 Assurance of God’s Protection 1 You who live in the shelter of the Most High,     who abide in the shadow of the Almighty,[a] 2 will say to the Lord, “My refuge and my fortress;     my God, in whom I trust.” 3 For he will deliver you from the snare of the hunter     and from the deadly pestilence; 4 he will cover you with his pinions,     and under his wings you will find refuge;     his faithfulness is a…
Bible Readings Welltown United Methodist Church

Sunday scripture for Sept. 18, 2022

Sunday scripture for Sept. 18, 2022 Psalm 79 A psalm of Asaph. 1 O God, the nations have invaded your inheritance;     they have defiled your holy temple,     they have reduced Jerusalem to rubble. 2 They have left the dead bodies of your servants     as food for the birds of the sky,     the flesh of your own people for the animals of the wild. 3 They have poured out blood like water     all around Jerusalem,     and there is no one to bury the dead. 4 We are…