Category Archives: Old Testament

Introducing the Gospels of Jesus Christ

We have completed the Old Testament/ Hebrew Bible in 287 readings in the chronological order in which the story unfolded. Now, we begin to read through the New Testament. For the next 32 readings, we will go through the 4 … Continue reading

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When Heaven Went Silent

Most everyone is aware that the Old Testament ended with the prophet Malachi, and that he is typically placed at about 425 BC. By my own efforts, I think the actual year may well be 433 BC, but that’s not … Continue reading

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What the Old Testament is REALLY All About!

In the previous two posts, I was leading up to this one. You 1.) need to read the Bible chronologically, and 2.) know the very end of the story, in Revelation 21 and 22 well. Know that 3.) there is a … Continue reading

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THIS is What the Old Testament is About!

Please read the previous post first. The Bible is largely historical narrative, and needs to be ordered and read in a chronological fashion, that you might follow the story that it contains. It’s critically important that you know the end … Continue reading

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Just WHAT is the Old Testament About?

Hardly a soul gets it. It’s not their fault. It’s not taught hardly anywhere anymore, if it ever was. The Old Testament is more than 75% of the entire Bible. It all exists for very important reasons. First, the Bible is largely … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up the Old Testament

Read 286.) I Chronicles 1:1 thru 4:23, and 287.) 4:24 thru 9:34. There are just these last two Old Testament/Hebrew Bible readings before we have completed it. They come from the Chronicles, and they comprise lists of genealogies going all the way … Continue reading

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“Remember Me, O My God!”

Read 284.) Nehemiah 13:4 thru 13:31. Now, with the remainder of chapter 13, we come to the end of Nehemiah, and of his everlasting legacy. The story jumps to a singular affront where a chief priest had given over to a … Continue reading

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