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Brent Johnson: The Context Bible - Week 47

Week 47 Talk Summary: 

In this lesson we continue working through the Revelation of John, and are reminded of the need to understand it in light of the era of its composition.


Read the bible in a year with Mark Lanier’s ‘Context Bible’ scheme


Each day contains a ‘core’ reading (from John’s Gospel, Acts, 1 & 2 Corinthians, 1 & 2 Thessalonians or Revelation) which is put into context by a list of connected readings (see below). Every week there’s a video talk which unpacks all the readings for that week.

Length: 50mins



Day 321  The Letter to Laodicea Rev 3:14-3:22 

Isa 20 Pslm 94 Prov 16:25-16:33 Jer 22 Prov 19:10


Day 322 The Heavenly Throne Rev 4 

Isa 6:1-6:8 Pslm 11 Ezek 1 Gen 9:8-9:17 Ezek 10 Pslm 99


Day 323  The scroll and the Lamb Rev 5 

Dan 12 Pslm 141 Gen 49:1 Gen 49:8-49:12 Gen 11:1-11:9 Gen 10 


Day 324  The Seven Seals Rev 6 

Zech 6:1-6:8 Ezel 4-5 


Day 325 The Seven Seals (Cont’d) Rev 6 

Lev 26:14-26:46 Ezek 6 Deut 31:30-32:3 Deut 32:5-32:52 


Day 326 The Seven Seals (Cont’d) Rev 6 

Pslm 79 Pslm 119:81-119:88 Isa 34 Nah 1 


Accompanying notes for this, and other episodes can be found here.

Biblical Literacy is a class taught on Sunday mornings by W. Mark Lanier in Texas, US. Mark is a top 10 US trial attorney who also holds a B.A. in biblical Languages.


Keywords:Bible in a year, Acts, 1 Corinthians, 2 Corinthians, John, Revelation, Jared Richard, Mark Lanier, Brent Johnson,