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Bracing self for 1 Samuel

These are going to be tricky.  I want to read about 10 pages per bout, but that leaves me with having to split across books or have a “short” day (and if I have too many short days, I don’t … Continue reading

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Why read the Bible?

Cantankerous atheist Christopher Hitchens declared in 2006: “You are not educated if you don’t know the Bible. You can’t read Shakespeare or Milton without it . . . And with the schools now, that’s what I hate about secular relativism. … Continue reading

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Exodus 1-6: The Market Theory of Deities

So, after the massive dramas of Genesis, I’m finally on to Exodus. I don’t think I was quite prepared for exactly how much stuff Genesis was going to cover – I mean, one of the reasons I decided to do … Continue reading

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What is this blog?

On our honeymoon in October 2008, my husband Marc and I decided to set ourselves the task of reading the whole King James Bible over the course of 2009. We would try and read a few pages each day, needing … Continue reading

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