The Chronological Plan

About the L3 Chronological Reading Plan

The Bible records the story of how God rescued humanity through Jesus. It is a story that describes redemption from creation until today.

The Chronological Plan follows this story through history in the order that it happened. This plan is great for those who want to read the Bible with the context of a sequential timeline.

Week 1Week 2Week 3
1Gen. 1-3Job 17-20Job 40-42
2Gen. 4-7Job 21-23Gen. 12-15
3Gen. 8-11Job 24-28Gen. 16-18
4Job 1-5Job 29-31Gen. 19-21
5Job 6-9Job 32-34Gen. 22-24
6Job 10-13Job 35-37Gen. 25-26
7Job 14-16Job 38-39Gen. 27-29
Week 4Week 5Week 6
1Gen. 30-31Gen. 48-50Ex. 19-21
2Gen. 32-34Ex. 1-3Ex. 22-24
3Gen. 35-37Ex. 4-6Ex. 25-27
4Gen. 38-40Ex. 7-9Ex. 28-29
5Gen. 41-42Ex. 10-12Ex. 30-32
6Gen. 43-45Ex. 13-15Ex. 33-35
7Gen. 46-47Ex. 16-18Ex. 36-38
Week 7Week 8Week 9
1Ex. 39-40Lev. 19-21Num. 7
2Lev. 1-4Lev. 22-23Num. 8-10
3Lev. 5-7Lev. 24-25Num. 11-13
4Lev. 8-10Lev. 26-27Num. 14-15;
Ps. 90
5Lev. 11-13Num. 1-2Num. 16-17
6Lev. 14-15Num. 3-4Num. 18-20
7Lev. 16-18Num. 5-6Num. 21-22
Week 10Week 11Week 12
1Num. 23-25Deut. 3-4Deut. 24-27
2Num. 26-27Deut. 5-7Deut. 28-29
3Num. 28-30Deut. 8-10Deut. 30-31
4Num. 31-32Deut. 11-13Deut. 32-34;
Ps. 91
5Num. 33-34Deut. 14-16Josh. 1-4
6Num. 35-36Deut. 17-20Josh. 5-8
7Deut. 1-2Deut. 21-23Josh. 9-11
Week 13Week 14Week 15
1Josh. 12-15Jud. 8-91 Sam. 4-8
2Josh. 16-18Jud. 10-121 Sam. 9-12
3Josh. 19-21Jud. 13-151 Sam. 13-14
4Josh. 22-24Jud. 16-181 Sam. 15-17
5Jud. 1-2Jud. 19-211 Sam. 18-20;
Ps. 11, 59
6Jud. 3-5Ruth1 Sam. 21-24
7Jud. 6-71 Sam. 1-3Ps. 7, 27, 31, 34, 52
Week 16Week 17Week 18
1Ps. 56, 120, 140-1421 Chr. 1-2Ps. 102-104
21 Sam. 25-27Ps. 43-45, 49, 84-85, 872 Sam. 5;
1 Chr. 11-12
3Ps. 17, 35, 54, 631 Chr. 3-5Ps. 133
41 Sam. 28-31;
Ps. 18
Ps. 73, 77-78Ps. 106-107
5Ps. 121, 123-125, 128-1301 Chr. 61 Chr. 13-16
62 Sam. 1-4Ps. 81, 88, 92-93Ps. 1-2, 15, 22-24, 47, 68
7Ps. 6, 8-10, 14, 16, 19, 211 Chr. 7-10Ps. 89, 96, 100-101,
105, 132
Week 19Week 20Week 21
12 Sam. 6-7;
1 Chr. 17
Ps. 32, 51, 86, 1222 Sam. 22-23;
Ps. 57
2Ps. 25, 29, 33, 36, 392 Sam. 13-15Ps. 95, 97-99
32 Sam. 8-9;
1 Chr. 18
Ps. 3-4, 12-13, 28, 552 Sam. 24;
1 Chr. 21-22;
Ps. 30
4Ps. 50, 53, 60, 752 Sam. 16-18Ps. 108-110
52 Sam. 10;
1 Chr. 19;
Ps. 20
Ps. 26, 40, 58, 61-62, 641 Chr. 23-25
6Ps. 65-67, 69-702 Sam. 19-21Ps. 131, 138-139, 143-145
72 Sam. 11-12;
1 Chr. 20
Ps. 5, 38, 41-421 Chr. 26-29;
Ps. 127
Week 22Week 23Week 24
1Ps. 111-118Prov. 4-61 Kings 5-6;
2 Chr. 2-3
21 Kings 1-2;
Ps. 37, 71, 94
Prov. 7-91 Kings 7;
2 Chr. 4
3Ps. 119Prov. 10-121 Kings 8;
2 Chr. 5
41 Kings 3-4Prov. 13-152 Chr. 6-7;
Ps. 136
52 Chr. 1;
Ps. 72
Prov. 16-18Ps. 134, 146-150
6Song of SolomonProv. 19-211 Kings 9;
2 Chr. 8
7Prov. 1-3Prov. 22-24Prov. 25-26
Week 25Week 26Week 27
1Prov. 27-291 Kings 15;
2 Chr. 13-16
2 Kings 1-4
2Ecc. 1-61 Kings 16;
2 Chr. 17
2 Kings 5-8
3Ecc. 7-121 Kings 17-192 Kings 9-11
41 Kings 10-11;
2 Chr. 9
1 Kings 20-212 Kings 12-13;
2 Chr. 24
5Prov. 30-311 Kings 22;
2 Chr. 18
2 Kings 14;
2 Chr. 25
61 Kings 12-142 Chr. 19-23John 1-4
72 Chr. 10-12Obadiah 1;
Ps. 82-83
2 Kings 15;
2 Chr. 26
Week 28Week 29Week 30
1Isa. 1-4Isa. 13-17Isa. 31-34
2Isa. 5-8Isa. 18-22Isa. 35-36
3Amos 1-5Isa. 23-27Isa. 37-39;
Ps.76
4Amos 6-92 Kings 18;
2 Chr. 29-31;
Ps. 48
Isa. 40-43
52 Chr. 27;
Isa. 9-12
Hosea 1-7Isa. 44-48
6Micah 1-7Hosea 8-142 Kings 19;
Ps. 46, 80, 135
72 Chr. 28;
2 Kings 16-17
Isa. 28-30Isa. 49-53
Week 31Week 32Week 33
1Isa. 54-58Zeph. 1-3Jer. 23-25
2Isa. 59-63Jer. 1-3Jer. 26-29
3Isa. 64-66Jer. 4-6Jer. 30-31
42 Kings 20-21Jer. 7-9Jer. 32-34
52 Chr. 32-33Jer. 10-13Jer. 35-37
6Nah. 1-3Jer. 14-17Jer. 38-40;
Ps. 74, 79
72 Kings 22-23;
2 Chr. 34-35
Jer. 18-222 Kings 24-25;
2 Chr. 36
Week 34Week 35Week 36
1Habakkuk 1-3Ezk. 1-4Ezk. 23-24
2Jer. 41-45Ezk. 5-8Ezk. 25-27
3Jer. 46-48Ezk. 9-12Ezk. 28-30
4Jer. 49-50Ezk. 13-15Ezk. 31-33
5Jer. 51-52Ezk. 16-17Ezk. 34-36
6Lam. 1-2Ezk. 18-20Ezk. 37-39
7Lam. 3-5Ezk. 21-22Ezk. 40-42
Week 37Week 38Week 39
1Ezk. 43-4Ezra 1-3Esther 6-10
2Ezk. 46-48Ezra 4-6;
Ps. 137
Ezra 7-10
3Joel 1-3Haggai 1-2Neh. 1-5
4Dan. 1-3Zech. 1-4Neh. 6-7
5Dan. 4-6Zech. 5-9Neh. 8-10
6Dan. 7-9Zech. 10-14Neh. 11-13;
Ps. 126
7Dan. 10-12Esther 1-5Mal. 1-4
Week 40Week 41Week 42
1Luke 1;
John 1
John 5Mark 4-5
2Matt. 1;
Luke 2
Matt. 12;
Mark 3;
Luke 6
Matt. 10
3Matt. 2Matt. 5-7Matt. 14;
Mark 6;
Luke 9
4Matt. 3;
Mark 1;
Luke 3
Matt. 9;
Luke 7
John 6
5Matt. 4;
Luke 4-5
Matt. 11Matt. 15;
Mark 7
6John 2-4Luke 11Matt. 16;
Mark 8
7Matt. 8;
Mark 2
Matt. 13;
Luke 8
Matt. 17;
Mark 9
Week 43Week 44Week 45
1Matt. 18John 11Matt. 23;
Luke 20-21
2John 7-8Luke 18Mark 13
3John 9-10Matt. 19;
Mark 10
Matt. 24
4Luke 10Matt. 20-21Matt. 25
5Luke 12-13Luke 19Matt. 26;
Mark 14
6Luke 14-15Mark 11;
John 12
Luke 22;
John 13
7Luke 16-17Matt. 22;
Mark 12
John 14-17
Week 46Week 47Week 48
1Matt. 27;
Mark 15
Acts 9-10Acts 17
2Luke 23;
John 18-19
Acts 11-121 Thess. 1-5;
2 Thess. 1-3
3Matt. 28;
Mark 16
Acts 13-14Acts 18-19
4Luke 24;
John 20-21
James 1-51 Cor. 1-4
5Acts 1-3Acts 15-161 Cor. 5-8
6Acts 4-6Gal. 1-31 Cor. 9-11
7Acts 7-8Gal. 4-61 Cor. 12-14
Week 49Week 50Week 51
11 Cor. 15-16Rom. 11-13Philip. 1-4
22 Cor. 1-4Rom. 14-161 Tim. 1-6
32 Cor. 5-9Acts 20-23Titus 1-3
42 Cor. 10-13Acts 24-261 Pet. 1-5
5Rom. 1-3Acts 27-28Heb. 1-6
6Rom. 4-7Col. 1-4; Phi. 1Heb. 7-10
7Rom. 8-10Eph. 1-6Heb. 11-13
Week 52
12 Tim. 1-4
22 Pet. 1-3;
Jude 1
31 Jn. 1-5
42 Jn. 1; 3 Jn. 1
5Rev. 1-5
6Rev. 6-11
7Rev. 12-18
8Rev. 19-22