How to Read / Study the Holy Bible.  Written By Manashantii. Thursday 24th March 2016 (Maundy Thursday)

These are methods I have created and use for the reading and studying the Holy Bible. I hope you find it useful.

 

Method 1.

Pray before you read the Holy Bible.

You can also sing a Christian song or two sing aloud or quietly in your head with passion and love.

When you read The Holy Bible read gently, slowly, passionately and lovingly because God is talking to you and you are talking to God.

When you have finished pray afterwards.

 

Method 2.

Pray for the Holy Spirit to be present and guide you.

Read slowly. Read twice again.

Read the cross reference.

Reflect on what you have read.

Ask the Holy Spirit to explain it to you.

Pray about the passage.

Question. What is God saying ?

Write down the passage or verse.

Write down what you have learned.

Memorise what you have learned.

Or memorise a verse.

Use the verse you have memorised to pray. ( Praying Scripture.)

 

Method 3

Praise The Holy Trinity (God the Father, God the Son, God the Holy Spirit)

Pray

Read the Holy Bible.

Think about the meaning of what you read.

Pray to God, Holy Spirit and Jesus about what you have read.

 

Method 4

Pray.

Praise and Thank Jesus, God the Father and the Holy Spirit.

Pray.

Read the Holy Bible.

Study.

Reflect on what you have read.

Re-read slowly in a passionate and lovingly way.

(God is talking to you and you are talking to God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit)

What is God saying?

What does the passage mean?

Pray about the passage.

Memorise what you have learned or memorise a phrase.

Use what you have memorised to pray. (Praying Scripture)

Visualise what you read.

Read the cross reference.

Be Holy Spirit led.

Explore the emotions in the passage.

Think about the meaning of what you have read.

Rewrite.

Listen to your voice reading the passage in the Bible.

And Or :- Listen to the passage of the Holy Bible by using an audio Bible to listen.

Pray Scripture.

Thank God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit for the passage that you have read.

 

Method 5

Pray

Read The Holy Bible

Listen to God in Silence

Pray

Read The Holy Bible

Listen to God in Silence

Pray to finish

 

Method 6

Praise, Worship and Give Thanks To God.

Study a theme or topic in the Holy Bible

OR Read a chapter or a book in the Holy Bible.

 

 

 

See also:- Where to begin reading in the Holy Bible

Manashantii