Daily Bible Versehttp://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/Esther 5:1-14http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1912http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1912<div class="ExternalClass9904919DDD0D45478FAC18E66D72854B"><p>​<sup>7</sup>Then Esther said, &quot;This is my petition and request&#58; <sup>8</sup>If I have won the king's favor, and if it pleases the king to grant my petition and fulfill my request, let the king and Haman come tomorrow to the banquet that I will prepare for them, and then I will do as the king has said.&quot;</p></div>07/29/2019Ruth 1:6-18http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1905http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1905<div class="ExternalClass425D0D004C4A4442868409ABF78C9564"><p>​<sup>16</sup>But Ruth said, &quot;Do not press me to leave you or to turn back from following you! Where you go, I will go; where you lodge, I will lodge, your people shall be my people, and your God my God. <sup>17</sup>Where you die, I will die — there will I be buried. May the LORD do thus and so to me, and more as well, if even death parts me from you!&quot;</p></div>07/22/2019Genesis 18:1-10ahttp://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1904http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1904<div class="ExternalClassEA10C9E0827743FF85B468D0EA5FD8DB"><p>​<sup>10</sup>Then one said, &quot;I will surely return to you in due season, and your wife Sarah shall have a son.&quot; And Sarah was listening at the tent entrance behind him.</p></div>07/21/2019Genesis 14:1-16http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1903http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1903<div class="ExternalClassF92180D9D5E94625962659D89FA424CE"><p>​<sup>15</sup>[Abram] divided his forces against them by night, he and his servants, and routed them and pursued them to Hobah, north of Damascus. <sup>16</sup>Then he brought back all the goods, and also brought back his nephew Lot with his goods, and the women and the people.</p></div>07/20/2019Genesis 13:1-18http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1902http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1902<div class="ExternalClass4073428E318F4E33932E5BA81BB8A79E"><p>​<sup>14</sup>The LORD said to Abram, after Lot had separated from him, &quot;Raise your eyes now, and look from the place where you are, northward and southward and eastward and westward; <sup>15</sup>for all the land that you see I will give to you and to your offspring forever.</p></div>07/19/2019Genesis 12:10-20http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1901http://elca.org/Faith/DailyBible/1901<div class="ExternalClassE6DBC1BCD482443583338161CBF524FF"><p>​<sup>17</sup>But the LORD afflicted Pharaoh and his house with great plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife. <sup>18</sup>So Pharaoh called Abram, and said, &quot;What is this you have done to me?</p></div>07/18/2019