How Long Does It Take To Read The Bible?

Shortest to Longest:

3 John – 219 words, 2.2 minutes
2 John – 245, 2.5 minutes
Philemon – 335, 3.5 minutes
Obadiah – 440, 4.5 minutes
Jude – 461, 4.6 minutes
Titus – 659, 7 minutes
2 Thessalonians – 823, 8 minutes
Nahum – 855, 8.5 minutes
Haggai – 926, 9 minutes
Habakkuk 1,011, 10 minutes
Jonah – 1,082, 10 minutes
2 Peter – 1,099, 10 minutes
Zephaniah – 1,141, 10 minutes
2 Timothy – 1,238, 12 minutes
Malachi – 1,320, 13 minutes
Joel – 1,447, 15 minutes
1 Thessalonians – 1,481, 15 minutes
Colossians – 1,582, 16 minutes
1 Timothy – 1,591, 16 minutes
Philippians – 1,629, 16 minutes
1 Peter – 1,684, 17 minutes
James – 1,742, 17.5 minutes
Song of Songs – 2,020, 20 minutes
Ruth – 2,039, 20 minutes
Micah – 2,118, 21 minutes
1 John – 2,141, 21 minutes
Galatians – 2,230, 22 minutes
Lamentations – 2,324, 23 minutes
Ephesians – 2,422, 24 minutes
Amos – 3,027, 30 minutes
Hosea – 3,615, 36 minutes
2 Corinthians- 4,477, 45 minutes
Ecclesiastes – 4,537, 45 minutes
Zechariah – 4,855, 48 minutes
Esther – 4,932, 49 minutes
Hebrews – 4,953, 50 minutes
Ezra – 5,605, 56 minutes
1 Corinthians – 6,830, 68 minutes
Romans – 7,111, 71 minutes
Nehemiah – 8,507, 85 minutes
Daniel – 9,001, 90 minutes
Revelation – 9,851, 98 minutes
Proverbs – 9,921, 99 minutes
Mark – 11,304, 113 minutes
Job – 12,674, 126 minutes
Judges – 15,385, 153 minutes
John – 15,635, 156 minutes
Joshua – 15,671, 156 minutes
1 Chronicles – 16,664, 166 minutes
2 Samuel- 17,170, 171 minutes
Matthew – 18,346, 183 minutes
Acts – 18,450, 184 minutes
2 Kings – 18,784, 187 minutes
Leviticus – 18,852, 188 minutes
Luke – 19,482, 194 minutes
1 Kings – 20,361, 203 minutes
1 Samuel – 20,837, 208 minutes
2 Chronicles – 21,349, 213 minutes
Deuteronomy- 23,008, 230 minutes
Numbers – 25,048, 250 minutes
Isaiah – 25,608, 256 minutes
Exodus – 25,957, 259 minutes
Ezekiel – 29,918, 299 minutes
Psalms – 30,147, 301 minutes
Genesis – 32,046, 320 minutes
Jeremiah – 33,002, 330 minutes

Dave

Dave runs the Biblical X-Files group in Somersworth, NH. He created this website and writes about the subjects talked about in the group. Dave has devoted his life to the teachings of Yeshua and his Word. "Let God be true though every one were a liar..." - Romans 3:4

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