Category Archives: Reading Helps

An Illustrated Introduction to Leviticus

This video clip (length: 8:16) gives an overview of the third book of Moses:  Leviticus. Source:  The Bible Project

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A New Kind of Bible

What the Success of Bibliotheca Tells Us About the Future of Publishing (Michael Hyatt talks about the new Bible designed for reading and that comes in four volumes – three for the Old Testament and one for the New Testament.)

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My Concern with One-Year Bible Plans

Lenny Esposito offers some cautions about some Bible reading plans.  While I might hesistate to discourage anyone from adopting a read-through-the-Bible-in-a-year plan, Lenny’s thoughts are well worth considering. (5 min read; 1,224 words) Come Reason’s Apologetics Notes: My Concern with … Continue reading

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Six Bible App Features You Need to Know

From the folks at YouVersion. Six Bible App Features You Need to Know.

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Book Review – Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me

I don’t know about this book review, or even about the book itself, but I find the book’s title thoroughly edifying all by itself: Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That … Continue reading

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5 easy ways to increase your biblical literacy by Chris Thompson

(4 min read; 822 words) 5 easy ways to increase your biblical literacy | Anchorage Daily News  (Sorry, but as of August 2, 2014, it appears the Anchorage Daily News is no longer maintaining this page.)

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Bible Reading, Prayer, Church Attendance – Which Has the Greatest Impact?

Natasha Crain explains why reading the Bible regularly and frequently has more impact than any other spiritual discipline. (4 min read; 930 words) The Most Important New Year’s Resolution For a Christian Parent (December 30, 2011) And here’s another related post … Continue reading

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A Useful Exhortation on Bible Reading from Douglas Wilson

This links to a useful exhortation on Bible reading from Doug Wilson. (4 min read; 1,065 words) Bedrock Discipleship: Bible Reading

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Halley’s Admonition to Have the Congregation Read and the Pastor Preach from the Bible

Halley’s Bible Handbook is a long-standing reference work.  The current Amazon listing for this book says, “Halley’s Bible Handbook was born out of the conviction of Henry H. Halley that everyone ought to read the Bible daily.” I no longer … Continue reading

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Did You Fall Off the Bible-in-a-Year Wagon?

It’s not news that many more people start Bible reading plans than finish them.  The article at the link, however, describes a constructive way to deal with the difficulties involved. (A 2 min read; 529 words) via Fall Off the … Continue reading

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