July 28 – 2 Chronicles 24-25, 1 Corinthians 5, Psalm 24, Proverbs 20:12

2 Chronicles 24-25 Joash Repairs the Temple 24 Joash[a] was seven years old when he began to reign, and he reigned forty years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Zibiah of Beersheba. 2 And Joash did what was right in the eyes of the Lord all the days of Jehoiada the priest. 3 Jehoiada got for him two wives, and he had sons and daughters. 4 After this Joash decided …

July 27 – 2 Chronicles 21-23, 1 Corinthians 4, Psalm 23, Proverbs 20:11

2 Chronicles 21-23 Jehoram Reigns in Judah 21 Jehoshaphat slept with his fathers and was buried with his fathers in the city of David, and Jehoram his son reigned in his place. 2 He had brothers, the sons of Jehoshaphat: Azariah, Jehiel, Zechariah, Azariah, Michael, and Shephatiah; all these were the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.[a] 3 Their father gave them great gifts of silver, …

July 26 – 2 Chronicles 19-20, 1 Corinthians 3, Psalm 22:19-31, Proverbs 20:8-10

2 Chronicles 19-20 Jehoshaphat’s Reforms 19 Jehoshaphat the king of Judah returned in safety to his house in Jerusalem. 2 But Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him and said to King Jehoshaphat, “Should you help the wicked and love those who hate the Lord? Because of this, wrath has gone out against you from the Lord. 3 Nevertheless, some good is found in you, for you destroyed the …

July 25 – 2 Chronicles 16-18, 1 Corinthians 2, Psalm 22:1-18, Proverbs 20:7

2 Chronicles 16-18 Asa’s Last Years 16 In the thirty-sixth year of the reign of Asa, Baasha king of Israel went up against Judah and built Ramah, that he might permit no one to go out or come in to Asa king of Judah.2 Then Asa took silver and gold from the treasures of the house of the Lord and the king’s house and sent them …

July 24 – 2 Chronicles 13-15, 1 Corinthians 1:18-31, Psalm 21, Proverbs 20:4-6

2 Chronicles 13-15 Abijah Reigns in Judah 13 In the eighteenth year of King Jeroboam, Abijah began to reign over Judah. 2 He reigned for three years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Micaiah[a] the daughter of Uriel of Gibeah. Now there was war between Abijah and Jeroboam. 3 Abijah went out to battle, having an army of valiant men of war, 400,000 chosen men. And Jeroboam drew up …

July 23 – 2 Chronicles 10-12, 1 Corinthians 1:1-17, Psalm 20, Proverbs 20:2-3

2 Chronicles 10-12 The Revolt Against Rehoboam 10 Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king. 2 And as soon as Jeroboam the son of Nebat heard of it (for he was in Egypt, where he had fled from King Solomon), then Jeroboam returned from Egypt. 3 And they sent and called him. And Jeroboam and all Israel came …

July 22 – 2 Chronicles 7-9, Romans 16, Psalm 19:7-14, Proverbs 20:1

2 Chronicles 7-9 Fire from Heaven 7 As soon as Solomon finished his prayer, fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offering and the sacrifices, and the glory of the Lord filled the temple. 2 And the priests could not enter the house of the Lord, because the glory of the Lord filled the Lord’s house. 3 When all the people of Israel saw the fire come down and the glory …

July 21 – 2 Chronicles 5-6, Romans 15:14-33, Psalm 19:1-6, Proverbs 19:27-29

2 Chronicles 5-6 5 Thus all the work that Solomon did for the house of the Lord was finished. And Solomon brought in the things that David his father had dedicated, and stored the silver, the gold, and all the vessels in the treasuries of the house of God. The Ark Brought to the Temple 2 Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel and …

July 20 – 2 Chronicles 2-4, Romans 15:1-13, Psalm 18:25-50, Proverbs 19:26

2 Chronicles 2-4 Preparing to Build the Temple 2 [a] Now Solomon purposed to build a temple for the name of the Lord, and a royal palace for himself. 2 [b] And Solomon assigned 70,000 men to bear burdens and 80,000 to quarry in the hill country, and 3,600 to oversee them. 3 And Solomon sent word to Hiram the king of Tyre: “As you dealt with David my father …

July 19 – 2 Chronicles 1, Romans 14, Psalm 18:1-24, Proverbs 19:24-25

2 Chronicles 1 Solomon Worships at Gibeon 1 Solomon the son of David established himself in his kingdom, and the Lord his God was with him and made him exceedingly great. 2 Solomon spoke to all Israel, to the commanders of thousands and of hundreds, to the judges, and to all the leaders in all Israel, the heads of fathers’ houses. 3 And Solomon, and all the assembly …