Our Bible Reading Notes - At a glance
This table summarises the main differences between our different Bible reading notes, all at a glance. If you want to find out more about the different series, including reading samples and seeing what others have said, please follow the links below for more information.
|New Daylight||Guidelines||The Upper Room||Day by Day with God|
|Frequency of readings||Daily||Six per week||Daily||Daily|
|Issues per year||Three issues per year, covering four months each - starting in January, May and September.
|Printed Bible reading?||Yes, reading may be abridged||No||Key verse only, Bible reference for rest of passage||Key verse only, Bible reference for rest of passage|
|Bible readings taken from||Readings taken from both Old Testament and New Testament passages using a variety of translations (where Bible readings printed).
|Prayer / reflection included?||Yes||Weekly units of 'Guidelines' to reflect and think on further||Prayer, thought for the day, prayer focus suggestion and occasional 'Link2Life' applications||Yes
|Group material||No||No||One question per day's reading, often used for discussion once a week||No|
|Deluxe edition (large print) available?||Yes||No||No||No|
|Electronic version (PDF) available?||No||Yes||Yes||No|
|iPhone App available?||Yes||Yes||No||No|
|Whole books studied?||Yes - content may be abridged||Yes||No||Occasional - content may be abridged|
|Writers||Readings drawn from a regular team of contributors||Readings drawn from a small core team of contributors, with the frequent addition of guest contributors who write in their own area of experise.||Written by the readers, each day is different.||Readings drawn from a regular team of contributors.|
|Written for||Those seeking daily accessible and stimulating Bible readings to deepen faith and knowledge.||Leaders in different kinds of ministry and mission, those wanting in-depth study.||Those seeking meditation and reflection on the Bible drawing on real life experience.||Written by women, explained and applied especially for women.|
|Commissioning Editor||Naomi Starkey||David Spriggs, edited by Lisa Cherrett||Susan Hibbins||Catherine Butcher|
|Seasonal readings included?||Yes||Yes||Readings during special times of the year (Easter, Christmas) have more of a seasonal focus.||Yes|
|Follows the Church calendar?||Yes - often includes reflections on the life of spiritual figures of the past||No||No||No|
|Prices - single copies||From £4.00||From £4.00||From £3.70||From £4.00|
|- View single issues||New Daylight single issues||Guidelines single issues||The Upper Room single issues||Day by Day with God single issues|
|Prices - subscriptions||From £15.00||From £15.00||From £14.10||From £15.00|
|- Subscribe now||Subscribe to New Daylight||Subscribe to Guidelines||Subscribe to The Upper Room||Subscribe to Day by Day with God|
|More information about each series||Find out more about New Daylight||Find out more about Guidelines||Find out more about The Upper Room||Find out more about Day by Day with God|