Bible Reading Plans - Half the Bible in a Year
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Start anytime, and read through a great cross-section of the Bible, hitting the highlights in about 2 chapters a day, eventually including at least one chapter from every one of the 66 books, Old and New Testament. You will get to read from a different section of the Bible each day of the week, which keeps things fresh and interesting. E.g. gospels on Saturdays, epistles on Sundays, Psalms on Wednesdays, etc.

This plan includes 683 chapters (out of 1189 in the entire Bible) - a lighter, modified version of the excellent Entire Bible 52-week reading plan, by Michael Coley. I adapted this to use the next year after I had read the whole Bible and needed a lighter schedule for a breather.

½ Bible Epistles Law History Psalms Poetry Prophecy Gospels
DATE SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY
  Rom 1-2 Gen 1-2 Josh 1-3 Ps 1 Job 1 Is 1-2 Mt 1-2
  Rom 3-4 Gen 3-4 Josh 4-5 Ps 3-4 Job 2 Is 5-6 Mt 4-5
  Rom 5-6 Gen 6-7 Josh 6, 10 Ps 5 Job 9 Is 7, 9 Mt 6-7
  Rom 7-8 Gen 8-9 Josh21:43-Ch24 Ps 8-9 Job 12:7-16 Is 11-12 Mt 8-9
  Rom 10, 12 Gen 11-12 Jdg 2-4 Ps 10 Job 19:7-27 Is 25-26 Mt 10-11
  Rom 13-14 Gen 13, 15 Jdg 6 -7 Ps 16, 18 Job 26:6-27:4 Is 29-30 Mt 13-14
  Rom 15-16 Gen 16-17 Jdg 12-14 Ps 19 Job 31 Is 33, 35 Mt 16-17
  I Cor 1-2 Gen 18, 20 Jdg 15-16 Ps 20, 23 Job 32 Is 38, 40 Mt 18-19
  I Cor 3, 6 Gen 21-22 Ruth Ps 24 Job 33 Is 41-42 Mt 20-21
  I Cor 7, 10 Gen 24-25 I Sam 1-3 Ps 25, 27 Job 34 Is 43-44 Mt 24-25
  I Cor 11-12 Gen 26-27 I Sam 4-6 Ps 31 Job 36 Is 45-46 Mt 26
  I Cor 13-14 Gen 28-29 I Sam 7-8 Ps 32-33 Job 38 Is 48-49 Mt 27-28
  I Cor 15-16 Gen 30-31 I Sam 9-11 Ps 34 Job 40 Is 51-52 Mk 2, 5
  II Cor 1,3 Gen 32-33 I Sam 12-13 Ps 36-37 Job 42 Is 53-54 Mk 6, 8
  II Cor 4-5 Gen 35, 37 I Sam 14-16 Ps 40 Prov 1 Is 55, 57 Mk 10, 12
  II Cor 6,8 Gen 39-40 I Sam 17-19 Ps 42, 46 Prov 2 Is 58-59 Mk 13-14
  II Cor 9-10 Gen 41-42 I Sam 20-22 Ps 47 Prov 3 Is 61, 64 Mk 15-16
  II Cor 11-12 Gen 43-45 I Sam 23-25 Ps 50-51 Prov 4 Is 66 Lk 1-2
  Gal 3, 5-6 Gen 46-47 I Sam 26, 30-31 Ps 55 Prov 5 Jer 2, 6 Lk 3-4
  Eph 1-2 Gen 48-50 II Sam 1-2 Ps 56-57 Prov 6 Jer 9-10 Lk 5-6
  Eph 3-4 Ex 1-2 II Sam 5-7, 9 Ps 61 Prov 8 Jer 17, 23 Lk 8-9
  Eph 5-6 Ex 3-4 II Sam 11-12 Ps 62-63 Prov 9 Jer 29-30 Lk 10-11
  Phil 1-2 Ex 5-6 II Sam 22-23 Ps 65 Prov 10 Jer 31-32 Lk 12, 14
  Phil 3-4 Ex 7-8 I Ki 1-3,4:20-34 Ps 66, 69 Prov 11 Jer 33 Lk 15-16
  Col 1-2 Ex 9-10 I Ki 8-10 Ps 71 Prov 12 Lam 3 Lk 17-18
  Col 3-4 Ex 11-12 I Ki 11-12, 17 Ps 73, 84 Prov 13 Eze 2, 11 Lk 19-20
  I Thess 1-3 Ex 13-14 I Ki 18-19,22 Ps 86 Prov 14 Eze 18, 34 Lk 21-22
  I Thess 4-5 Ex 15-16 II Ki 1-2 Ps 89-90 Prov 15 Eze 36-37 Lk 23-24
  II Thess Ex 17-18 II Ki 4-5 Ps 91 Prov 16 Dan 1-2 Jn 1-2
  I Tim 1-2 Ex 19-20 II Ki 6-7 Ps 95-96 Prov 17 Dan 3-4 Jn 3-4
  I Tim 3-4 Ex 23, 32 II Ki 8-9 Ps 97 Prov 18 Dan 5-6 Jn 5-6
  I Tim 5-6 Ex 33-34 II Ki 11-13 Ps 98, 100 Prov 19 Dan 7, 9 Jn 7-8
  II Tim 1-2 Lev 19, 26 II Ki 17-18 Ps 103 Prov 20 Hos 6, 10-11 Jn 9-10
  II Tim 3-4 Num 9, 11-12 II Ki 19-20 Ps 104-105 Prov 21 Hos 13-14 Jn 11-12
  Titus Num 13-14, 16 II Ki 22-23, 25 Ps 106 Prov 22 Joel 2-3 Jn 13-14
  Philemon Num 17, 20 I Chr 16, 29 Ps 107-108 Prov 23 Amos 4-5 Jn 15-16
  Heb 1-2 Num 21-23 II Chr 1, 5 , 6 Ps 111 Prov 24 Obadiah Jn 17-18
  Heb 3-4 Num 27, 29 II Chr 7, 9, 12 Ps 112-113 Prov 25 Jonah Jn 19-20
  Heb 7:11-28 Num 30-32 II Chr 13-15 Ps 115-116 Prov 27 Micah 5-7 Jn 21
  Heb 8-9 Num 33-34 II Chr 16-17 Ps 117-118 Prov 28 Nahum 1 Ac 1-2
  Heb 10-11 Num 35-36 II Chr 19-20:30 Ps 119:1-56 Prov 29 Hab 3 Ac 3-4
  Heb 12-13 Dt 1-2 II Chr 25-26,28 Ps 119:57-112 Prov 31 Zep 2-3 Ac 5, 7
  James 1-3 Dt 3-4 II Chr 30, 32 Ps 119:113-176 Ecc 3 Haggai Ac 8-9
  James 4-5 Dt 5-6 II Chr 34, 36 Ps 121 Ecc 5 Zec 4, 10 Ac 10, 12
  I Peter 1-3 Dt 7-8 Ezra 1, 3 Ps 126-127 Ecc 7 Mal 2-4 Ac 13-14
  I Peter 4-5 Dt 10-11 Neh 1, 2, 4 Ps 130, 131 Ecc 8 Rev 1-2 Ac 15-16
  II Peter 1,3 Dt 15, 17 Neh 5-6 Ps 136 Ecc 9 Rev 3-4 Ac 17-18
  I Jn 1-3 Dt 18, 24:5-22 Neh 8-9 Ps 138-139 Ecc 10 Rev 5, 7 Ac 19-20
  I Jn 4-5 Dt 26,28 Est 1-3 Ps 141-142 Ecc 11 Rev 19 Ac 21-22
  II Jn Dt 30-31 Est 4-6 Ps 143, 145 Ecc 12 Rev 20 Ac 23-24
  III Jn Dt 32-33 Est 7-8 Ps 148-149 SS 2 Rev 21 Ac 25-26
  Jude Dt 34 Est 9-10 Ps 150 SS 8:6-7 Rev 22 Ac 27-28