Monday, December 31, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 How beautiful are your feet in sandals,
O noble daughter!
Your rounded thighs are like jewels,
the work of a master hand.
Sunday, December 30, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 I came to my garden, my sister, my bride,
I gathered my myrrh with my spice,
I ate my honeycomb with my honey,
I drank my wine with my milk.
Saturday, December 29, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 On my bed by night
I sought him whom my soul loves;
I sought him, but found him not.
Friday, December 28, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 “At that time, declares the Lord, I will be the God of all the clans of Israel, and they shall be my people.”
2 Thus says the Lord:
“The people who survived the sword
found grace in the wilderness;
when Israel sought for rest,
3 the Lord appeared to him from far away.
I have loved you with an everlasting love;
therefore I have continued my faithfulness to you
Thursday, December 27, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 After this I heard what seemed to be the loud voice of a great multitude in heaven, crying out,
Salvation and glory and power belong to our God,
Wednesday, December 26, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
8 And Stephen, full of grace and power, was doing great wonders and signs among the people.
Tuesday, December 25, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Oh sing to the Lord a new song,
for he has done marvelous things!
His right hand and his holy arm
have worked salvation for him.
2 The Lord has made known his salvation;
he has revealed his righteousness in the sight of the nations.
Monday, December 24, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 The Song of Songs, which is Solomon's.
2 Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth!
For your love is better than wine;
Sunday, December 23, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Thus says the Lord:
“Heaven is my throne,
and the earth is my footstool;
what is the house that you would build for me,
and what is the place of my rest?
Saturday, December 22, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 I was ready to be sought by those who did not ask for me;
I was ready to be found by those who did not seek me.
I said, “Here I am, here I am,”
to a nation that was not called by my name.
Friday, December 21, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Oh that you would rend the heavens and come down,
that the mountains might quake at your presence—
2 as when fire kindles brushwood
and the fire causes water to boil—
to make your name known to your adversaries,
and that the nations might tremble at your presence!
Thursday, December 20, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Who is this who comes from Edom,
in crimsoned garments from Bozrah,
he who is splendid in his apparel,
marching in the greatness of his strength?
“It is I, speaking in righteousness,
mighty to save.”
Wednesday, December 19, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 For Zion's sake I will not keep silent,
and for Jerusalem's sake I will not be quiet,
until her righteousness goes forth as brightness,
and her salvation as a burning torch.
Tuesday, December 18, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me,
because the Lord has anointed me
to bring good news to the poor;
he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,
to proclaim liberty to the captives,
and the opening of the prison to those who are bound;
to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor,
Monday, December 17, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Arise, shine, for your light has come,
and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you.
2 For behold, darkness shall cover the earth,
and thick darkness the peoples;
but the Lord will arise upon you,
and his glory will be seen upon you.
Sunday, December 16, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Behold, the Lord's hand is not shortened, that it cannot save,
or his ear dull, that it cannot hear;
2 but your iniquities have made a separation
between you and your God,
and your sins have hidden his face from you
so that he does not hear.
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 “Cry aloud; do not hold back;
lift up your voice like a trumpet;
declare to my people their transgression,
to the house of Jacob their sins.
Friday, December 14, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 The righteous man perishes,
and no one lays it to heart;
devout men are taken away,
while no one understands.
For the righteous man is taken away from calamity;
2 he enters into peace;
they rest in their beds
who walk in their uprightness.
Thursday, December 13, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Thus says the Lord:
“Keep justice, and do righteousness,
for soon my salvation will come,
and my righteousness be revealed.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 “Come, everyone who thirsts,
come to the waters;
and he who has no money,
come, buy and eat!
Come, buy wine and milk
without money and without price.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 “Sing, O barren one, who did not bear;
break forth into singing and cry aloud,
you who have not been in labor!
For the children of the desolate one will be more
than the children of her who is married,” says the Lord.
Monday, December 10, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Who has believed what he has heard from us?
And to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?
2 For he grew up before him like a young plant,
and like a root out of dry ground;
he had no form or majesty that we should look at him,
and no beauty that we should desire him.
Sunday, December 9, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Awake, awake,
put on your strength, O Zion;
put on your beautiful garments,
O Jerusalem, the holy city;
for there shall no more come into you
the uncircumcised and the unclean.
Saturday, December 8, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 “Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness,
you who seek the Lord:
look to the rock from which you were hewn,
and to the quarry from which you were dug.
Friday, December 7, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Thus says the Lord:
“Where is your mother's certificate of divorce,
with which I sent her away?
Or which of my creditors is it
to whom I have sold you?
Behold, for your iniquities you were sold,
and for your transgressions your mother was sent away.
Thursday, December 6, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Listen to me, O coastlands,
and give attention, you peoples from afar.
The Lord called me from the womb,
from the body of my mother he named my name.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Hear this, O house of Jacob,
who are called by the name of Israel,
and who came from the waters of Judah,
who swear by the name of the Lord
and confess the God of Israel,
but not in truth or right.
Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Come down and sit in the dust,
O virgin daughter of Babylon;
sit on the ground without a throne,
O daughter of the Chaldeans!
For you shall no more be called
tender and delicate.
Monday, December 3, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Bel bows down; Nebo stoops;
their idols are on beasts and livestock;
these things you carry are borne
as burdens on weary beasts.
Sunday, December 2, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 Thus says the Lord to his anointed, to Cyrus,
whose right hand I have grasped,
to subdue nations before him
and to loose the belts of kings,
to open doors before him
that gates may not be closed:
Saturday, December 1, 2018, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PM
1 “But now hear, O Jacob my servant,
Israel whom I have chosen!
2 Thus says the Lord who made you,
who formed you from the womb and will help you:
Fear not, O Jacob my servant,
Jeshurun whom I have chosen.