December 4, read through the Bible in a year.

Today we read the third letter of John and three chapters of Amos.

December 4: 3 John, Amos 4, Amos 5, Amos 6 (click on the chapter to begin reading).

3 John. The Apostle sends a greeting to Gaius. He is commended for his love and generosity, and urged to follow good people like Demetrius, but to avoid bad people like Diotrephes. The letter ends with a farewell greeting. That’s it.

Amos 4. God proclaimed punishment of Israel’s sins,  and yet Israel refused Correction.

Amos 5. The prophet ave a lament for Israel and issued another call to repentance, but in vain. The Day of the LORD would still come.

Amos 6. The prophet issues woe to Zion and woe to Samaria. God abhored th pride of Jacob.