May 11, read through the Bible in a year.

Continuing with the Acts of the Apostles and two chapters in 2 Samuel.

May 11: Acts 22, 2 Samuel 19, 2 Samuel 20 (click on the chapter to begin reading)

Acts 22, Paul gave his salvation testimony to the crowd in Aramaic. When Paul mentioned the stoning of Stephen and that he preached also to the Gentiles the crowd wanted him killed right away. Paul claimed that he was a  Roman citizen, so the next day he was ordered to stand before the Sanhedrin.

2 Samuel 19. David mourned for Absalom, and returned to Jerusalem where he showed mercy to Shimel,  Mephibosheth, and also Barzillai, but he preferred to die in his own country. Then Judah and Israel quarreled about the King.

2 Samuel 20 records the Rebellion of Sheba.

2 Samuel 19, David Mourns for Absalom, David Returns to Jerusalem, David’s Mercy to Shimel, David and Mephibosheth Meet, David’s Kindness to Barzillai, the Quarrel about the King.

2 Samuel 19, David Mourns for Absalom, David Returns to Jerusalem, David’s Mercy to Shimel, David and Mephibosheth Meet, David’s Kindness to Barzillai, the Quarrel about the King.