COME MARINATE IN THE WORD! The Jubilee of the Word Marathon is an extraordinary
and unique way to close the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy! Beginning on Thursday
November 17 at 6:00 AM the Bible will be read publicly cover to cover without pause
in the Square of St. Martinville . The Marathon will conclude on Christ the King
Sunday, Nov. 20, at 8:00 PM. Over 200 lectors will be needed for 20 minute intervals.
Lectors from parishes from throughout the diocese and others interested in reading
are encouraged to contact their Church parish and signup for a reading slot during
the Marathon . All are encouraged to attend and listen and Marinate in the Word!
For more info. contact Fr. Champagne at firstname.lastname@example.org
or (337) 394-6550.
Click here to listen to an interview by Fr. Champagne.
NAB Version to be Used for Bible Marathon .
Excel spreadsheet showing bible readings and times
Excel spreadsheet showing assigned lectors
National Catholic Register Article - The 86 Bible Reading Marathon
KLFY clip on the 86 hour bible reading
KATC - Non stop bible reading marathon begins
KLFY - Bible to be read cover to cover
Cajun First News - Jubilee of the word