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This Year Select a Bible Reading Plan That’s Right for You

Select a Bible Gateway Bible Reading Plan
If you haven’t already determined to regularly and consistently read the Bible, RIGHT NOW is always the best time to make that decision. And you can always rely on Bible Gateway to provide you with a variety of resources to make it happen:

Our free Bible reading plans and devotionals are available all year long: they’re ready when you are!

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If you’re wondering how much time is required to read each book of the Bible, the website desiringGod has created the following chart of estimated reading lengths:
Approximate times to read each book of the English Bible

With this chart in mind, blogger Wes McAdams has assembled A New Sort of Bible Reading Plan, listed below with links to each book of the Bible on Bible Gateway:

The Torah (January 1 – February 4)

The Prophets (February 5 – April 1)

The Writings (April 2 – May 27)

The Gospel Accounts and Acts (May 28 – July 1)

  • Week 22 – Matthew (2.5 hours)
  • Week 23 – Mark (1.5 hours)
  • Week 24 – Luke (2.5 hours)
  • Week 25 – John (2 hours)
  • Week 26 – Acts (2.25 hours)

Paul’s Epistles (July 2 – August 26)

General Epistles (August 27 – September 23)

Revelation (September 24 – September 30)

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