Today, we read one chapter in the Apostle Paul’s first letter to the Corinthians and two chapters in 2 Chronicles.
June 19: 1 Corinthians 7, 2 Chronicles 5, 2 Chronicles 6 (click on the chapter to begin reading)
1 Corinthians 7. In this chapter the Apostle Paul dealt with marriage principles, it is good to remain celibate, but for most of us, keep your marriage vows, live as you are called. Divorce is always wrong, but if you do, continue unmarried. If separation is by death you are free to marry, as long as it is another believer.
2 Chronicles 5. The ark was brought into the Temple, and the glory of the LORD filled the Temple.
2 Chronicles 6 records Solomon’s speech when the work was completed and Solomon’s prayer of dedication.
Today we read the final chapter in the Acts of the Apostles and one chapter in 1 Kings.
May 17: Acts 28, 1 Kings 8 (click on the chapter to begin reading)
Acts 28 records Paul’s ministry on Malta and his final sailing to Rome. After Paul arrived in Rome it tells of Paul’s ministry there, and he stayed there two full years.
1 Kings 8. It was celebration time when the Ark was brought into the Temple, Solomon gave a great speech and a prayer of dedication. Then he blessed the Assembly and dedicated the Temple with lots of sacrifices and it finished with a fourteen day feast.
2 Chronicles 6, Solomon’s Speech when the Work was Completed, Solomon’s Prayer of Dedication.
1 Kings 8, The Ark Brought into the Temple, Solomon’s Speech, Solomon’s Prayer of Dedication, Solomon Blesses the Assembly, Solomon Dedicates the Temple.