Bible Reading Marathons coming to 6 Alabama cities

Alabamians will gather again soon at civic locations around the state to read the entire Bible over their cities in conjunction with the National Day of Prayer on May 4.

To get involved, check out the details for the various Bible Reading Marathons:

Birmingham — Starting Thursday, May 4, 9 a.m. and ending Sunday, May 7, 5 p.m. Held at Kelly Ingram Park Pavilion at the corner of 5th Avenue North and 16th Street downtown.

Montgomery — Starting Thursday, May 4, 8:30 a.m. and ending Sunday, May 7, 8:30 a.m. Held at the State Capitol building. For more information, visit

Oneonta — Starting Thursday, May 4, 8 a.m. and ending Sunday, May 7, 8:30 a.m. Held at the Blount County Courthouse. For more information, visit the Facebook page: Oneonta Blount County Bible Reading Marathon.

Ozark — For more information, call Dale Association at 334-774-2713.

Troy — Starting Sunday, April 30 with music and prayer at 6 p.m. and Bible reading at 7 p.m. ending May 4, noon. Held in downtown Troy in the gazebo on the square. For more information, call Salem-Troy Association at 334-566-1538.

Tuscaloosa — Starting Sunday, April 30, 3 p.m. and ending Thursday, May 4, 9 a.m. Held in front of the chapel of FBC Tuscaloosa, at 721 Greensboro Avenue. For more information, visit

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