Cover to Cover
1 Chronicles 6, 7
Jewish tradition teaches that Ezra the priest wrote Chronicles. The date of its being written is between 450 and 425 B.C. Chronicles was written from a priestly point of view, dealing primarily with the temple and the line of David. There are some very rich nuggets in Chronicles, prayerfully seek them out.
In our reading today we have Jesus giving a very strong doctrinal statement: John 8:24 “I said therefore unto you, that ye shall die in your sins: for if ye believe not that I am he, ye shall die in your sins.” Saints, The teaching that Jesus is the only way to heaven and outside of Him there is no salvation, was taught by Christ Himself (John 14:6), and his disciples (Acts 4:12).