Tuesday, December 16, 2014

1 Chronicles, Day 2 Readings

David Makes Jerusalem the Religious Center  

Today's reading describes the key act that solidifed David's intention to make Jerusalem the center of faith.  After building his palace, David erected a new tabernacle (tent of meeting) for God in Jerusalem and had the Levitical priests retrieve the Ark of the Covenant, accompany it, and install it in a new home -- to great fanfare.

Read 1 Chronicles 15:1-16  (NIV)   (NRSV)   (CEB)
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Reading the Bible in Its Entirety

If you are planning to read the Bible in its entirety, you should read 1 Chronicles 6-10 today.