Proverbs 3 (Bible Marathon Day 325)

Chapter 3 Confidence in God Leads to Prosperity[a] 1 My son, do not forget[b] my teaching,     take to heart my commands; 2 For many days, and years of life,     and peace, will they bring you. 3 Do not let love and fidelity forsake you;     bind them around your neck;     write them on the tablet of your heart. 4 Then… Continue reading Proverbs 3 (Bible Marathon Day 325)

Proverbs 2 (Bible Marathon Day 324)

Proverbs Chapter 2 The Blessings of Wisdom[a] 1 My son, if you receive my words     and treasure my commands, 2 Turning your ear to wisdom,[b]     inclining your heart to understanding; 3 Yes, if you call for intelligence,     and to understanding raise your voice; 4 If you seek her like silver,     and like hidden treasures search her out, 5 Then will… Continue reading Proverbs 2 (Bible Marathon Day 324)

Proverbs 1 (Bible Marathon Day 324)

I. Title and Introduction Chapter 1 Purpose of the Proverbs of Solomon[a] 1 The proverbs[b] of Solomon, the son of David,     king of Israel: 2 That people may know wisdom and discipline,[c]     may understand intelligent sayings; 3 May receive instruction in wise conduct,     in what is right, just and fair; 4 That resourcefulness may be imparted to the naive,[d]… Continue reading Proverbs 1 (Bible Marathon Day 324)

Introduction to the Book of Proverbs (Bible Marathon Day 324)

Introduction to the Book of Proverbs (Bible Marathon Day 324) So, what is a proverb? Wisdom captured in a sentence. Truth that holds its ground through the ages. A familiar statement expressing a common belief. The Bible refers to proverbs as “sayings of the wise” (Proverbs 24:23) and “sayings and riddles of the wise” (Proverbs… Continue reading Introduction to the Book of Proverbs (Bible Marathon Day 324)

Psalm 150 (Bible Marathon Day 323)

Psalm 150[a] Final Doxology 1 Hallelujah! Praise God in his holy sanctuary;[b]     give praise in the mighty dome of heaven. 2 Give praise for his mighty deeds,     praise him for his great majesty. 3 Give praise with blasts upon the horn,     praise him with harp and lyre. 4 Give praise with tambourines and dance,     praise him with strings and… Continue reading Psalm 150 (Bible Marathon Day 323)

Psalm 149 (Bible Marathon Day 323)

Psalm 149[a] Praise God with Song and Sword 1 Hallelujah! Sing to the Lord a new song,     his praise in the assembly of the faithful. 2 Let Israel be glad in its maker,     the people of Zion rejoice in their king. 3 Let them praise his name in dance,     make music with tambourine and lyre.[b] 4 For the Lord… Continue reading Psalm 149 (Bible Marathon Day 323)

Psalm 148 (Bible Marathon Day 323)

Psalm 148[a] All Creation Summoned to Praise 1 Hallelujah! I Praise the Lord from the heavens; praise him in the heights. 2 Praise him, all you his angels; give praise, all you his hosts. 3 Praise him, sun and moon; praise him, all shining stars. 4 Praise him, highest heavens,[b] you waters above the heavens.… Continue reading Psalm 148 (Bible Marathon Day 323)