Taize - Daily Bible Readings

​The Taize Community was founded by Frere Roger Schutz, in Taize, France, in 1940, and is an ecumenical monastic order.  The community promotes prayer, Bible study, sharing and communal work in the spirit of kindness, simplicity and reconciliation.   

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Taize readings will be updated on Fridays.

Fri, 30 July

Jesus said to his disciples: When you are taken to be handed over, do not worry about what you will say. No, say whatever is given you when the time comes, for it is not you who will be speaking but the Holy Spirit.

Mark 13:5-13

Sat, 31 July

Jesus said: No one lights a lamp and puts it in a place where it will be hidden. Rather, they put it on a lamp-stand so that those who enter may see the light.

Luke 11:33-36

SUN, 1 August

Jesus said: I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.

John 6:28-35

Mon, 2 August

God says: Seek me and you shall live. Let justice flow like water, and righteousness like an unfailing stream.

Amos 5:4,24

Tue, 3 August

David prayed saying: Everything comes from you, our God, and we have given you only what comes from your hand. We are guests before you and passing visitors on this earth.

1 Chronicles 29:10-20

Wed, 4 August

I stay beside you, O God, you have grasped me by the right hand and guide me with your counsel.

Psalms 73

Thu, 5 August

God says: Love the foreigners among you as you love yourselves.

Leviticus 19:33-34

Fri, 6 August


You do well to pay attention to the word of the prophets, as to a light shining in a dark place, until the day dawns and the morning star rises in your hearts.

2 Peter 1:19-21