The Final Countdown… 9

It’s the Final Countdown… Nine days to go. Today we finish the book of the Prophet Jeremiah. Yesterday, we saw that Jeremiah writes about the New Covenant and the hope that God would bring when He delivers them after the captivity. King Zedekiah who did not heed his warning throws Jeremiah into prison and then […]

The Final Countdown… 10

The Final Countdown… 10 Days Left! Fellow Old Testament Challengers, we are officially in the home stretch. The Final Countdown has begun! Today we tackle the book of the Prophet Jeremiah chapters 26-38. Don’t be afraid. Yes, the major prophets are big books, but they are also vitally important for the Christian to know and […]

You know what today is?

You may not! All the members of the Old Testament Challenge Warrior Saints Collective are, or should be, aware that as of today, we are now exactly two weeks from the end of our schedule! Yes! Two weeks from today is Christmas Eve. Congratulations, those of you who are keeping up with the schedule. Congratulations those […]

15 Reading Days to Go!

by Fr. John A. Peck The Old Testament Challenge is about to enter the final phase. This coming week we will depart the Minor Prophets, with Zechariah and Malachi, and move onto the Major Prophets, starting with (of course) the Gospel Prophet – Isaiah. The finish line is in sight.  If you are keeping up, […]

3 Weeks and 3 Days

That’s what we have left to the Old Testament Challenge! Three weeks and three days to go! This week, we will be polishing off the Wisdom books, with Sirach, and starting into the Prophets, beginning with the Minor Prophets. We started strong, so let’s finish strong! We are coming to the home stretch now. A […]

70 out of 100

Greetings again, fellow Old Testament Challenge warriors! As of tomorrow, we are 70% of the way through the challenge. We are way over the hump, and driving towards the finish. We are now on the third column of the reading schedule, about to complete the book of Proverbs, and less that two weeks away from […]

We’re Half Way There

by Fr. John A. Peck Today, as of right now, we are half-way through the Old Testament Challenge. 50 days behind us – 50 days before us. That went by quickly! Refresh yourself with the knowledge of having accomplished this. Don’t Quit Half-Way Through We having finished the Pentateuch, and completed the histories, we now […]

The 2015 New Testament Challenge

Beginning Nov. 15th (that is, in just 3 weeks from yesterday, at the beginning of the Advent/Nativity Fast), we will once again be embarking on our annual challenge event to read through the entire New Testament (aloud) by Christmas! Some of our loyal readers are well into the Old Testament Challenge almost half way through! What […]