SCRIPTURE READINGS (DAILY)
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NEW AMERICAN BIBLE
JESSE TREE
Scripture Readings for each day:
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WEEK 1- SUNDAY
Introduction of the Jesse Tree
1 Samuel 16  1-13 /or Isaiah 11 1-10
WEEK 1 - MONDAY
God / Creation
Genesis 1-1-2:3
WEEK 1- TUESDAY
Adam & Eve      The First Sin
Genesis 2:4- 3:24
WEEK 1- WEDNESDAY
Noah -        The Flood
Genesis 6 : 11-22  7: 17-  8: 12, 20-9:17
WEEK 1- THURSDAY
Abraham           The Promise
Genesis 12: 1-7  15: 1-16
WEEK 1- FRIDAY
Issac        Offering of Issac
Genesis 22: 1-19
WEEK 1 - SATURDAY
Jacob            Assurance of the Promise
Genesis 27: 41-28:22
WEEK 2  - SUNDAY
Joseph   God's Providence
Genesis 37, 39:1-50:21
WEEK 2- MONDAY
Moses    God's Leadership
Exodus 2:1-4:20
WEEK 2 - TUESDAY
Isrealites    Passover/Exodus
Exodus 12:1-14:31
WEEK 2- WEDNESDAY  
God   Giving Torah of Sinai
Exodus 1-:1-20:20
WEEK 2 - THURSDAY  
Joshua   The Fall of Jericho
Joshua 1:1-11, 6:1-20
WEEK 2 -FRIDAY  
Gideon    Unlikely Heroes
Judges 2:6-23, 6:1-6
WEEK 2 - SATURDAY  
Samuel    The Beginning of the Kingdom
1 Sam 3:1-21, 7:1-8:22, 9:15-10:9
WEEK 4- DEC 24th   /  DEC 25th
WEEK 3 - SUNDAY
David - A shepherd for the People
1 Samuel 16:1-23,17:58
2 Samuel 5:1-5, 7:1-17
WEEK 3- MONDAY  
Elijah  The Threat of False Gods
1 King 17:1-16, 18:17-46
WEEK 3 - TUESDAY    
Hezekiah   Faithfulness/Deliverance
1 King 18:1-19:19, 32-37
WEEK 3- WEDNESDAY       
Isaiah  The Call to Holiness
Isaiah 1:10-20, 6:1-13, 8:11-9:7
WEEK 3 - THURSDAY       
Jeremiah   The Exile
Jeremiah 1:4-10,2:4-13,7:1-15,8:22-9:1-11
WEEK 3 - FRIDAY    
Habakkuk    Waiting
Habakkuk 1:1-2:1, 3:16-19
WEEK 3 SATURDAY    
Nehemiah  Return/Rebuilding
Nehemiah 1:1-2:8, 6:15-16,13:10-22
WEEK 4 - SUNDAY
John the Baptist -  Repentance
Luke 1:57-80, 3:1-207:18-30
WEEK 4 -MONDAY
Mary   The Hope for the Future
Luke 1:26-38
WEEK 4 - TUESDAY
Elizabeth    Joy
Luke 1:39-56
WEEK 4-WEDNESDAY    
Zechariah    Anticipation
Luke 1:57-80
WEEK 4 - THURSDAY    
Joseph    Trust
Matthew 1:19-25
WEEK 4 - FRIDAY    
Magi    Worship
Matthew 2: 1-22

DECEMBER 24- CHRISTMAS EVE

Jesus - Birth of the Messiah
Luke 2:1-20

DECEMBER 25- CHRISTMAS DAY

Christ - The Son of God
John  1:1-18