March 24, read through the Bible in a year.

Continuing with Luke and Lent today there are three chapters, enjoy!

March 24:  Luke 3Deuteronomy 26, Deuteronomy 27 (click on the chapter to begin reading)

In Luke 3 John the Baptist prepares the way and performs the baptism of repentance. Jesus’ is baptized by John. It lists the genealogy of Mary, from the human side of Jesus, Matthew lists the genealogy of Joseph from the Kingly side, and since Joseph adopted Jesus as his own it shows Jesus is the rightful heir to the throne of David.

Deuteronomy 26 shows the regulations for offerings of firstfruits and tithes. Follow the LORD’s commands, you are a special people of God.

Deuteronomy 27 specifies that the Law should be inscribed on large stones on Mount Ebal. There six tribes shall declare curses, and on Mount Gerizim six tribes shall pronounce blessings.