90 Continuous Hours of Bible Reading at U.S. Capitol Going on Right Now

Event: 28th annual U.S. Capitol Bible Reading MarathonWhen: Sunday, April 30, 2017, 6:00 p.m. through Thursday, May 4, 2017 noon
It began at Sunday at 6:00 PM with the reading of Genesis 1:1 and for the next 90 continuous hours, every word of the Bible is read aloud and without commentary. Capitol Bible Reading Marathon is underway on the West front of the U.S. Capitol. Contact: Rev. It culminates at noon on Thursday, May 4, with the reading of the final chapter of the book of Revelation. Michael Hall, Co-Director, 202-441-6457, [email protected]; www.dcbiblemarathon.orgWASHINGTON, May, 1, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ — For the 28th year, the annual U.S.
Michael & Terry Hall, Co-Directors, and assisted by many volunteers from across the nation. During these five days and four nights, hundreds of Bible believers will travel to the West Front of the U.S. Share
Tweet The event is organized by The Bible Foundation, Rev. Many branches of faith, Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, Messianic and Jewish, set aside their differences and come together around the Bible once a year at our U.S Capitol. Capitol Bible Reading Marathon began in 1990, the year proclaimed by a Joint Congressional Resolution and Presidential Proclamation by President George H.W. Bibles will be on hand in 100 languages. Capitol to read a portion of the Bible, to listen and to pray.The readers will come from diverse cultures, ages, denominations, races, languages and political parties. Interview Contact: Rev. The event serves to honor the Bible, celebrate religious freedom and unite the diverse branches of Christianity around the Bible. Bush as the International Year of Bible Reading. Michael Hall, Co-Director 202-441-6457 (or 202-441-6455) www.dcbiblemarathon.org Email: [email protected] Participant and event information contact: Terry Shaffer Hall,202-441-6455 Email: [email protected] The U.S.