'Reading' in the Bible
"This is what the LORD God of Israel says: "Tell the man who sent you to me, "This is what the LORD says: "Pay attention! I'm bringing evil to visit this place and its inhabitants every single curse written in the book that they've been reading to the King of Judah.
All the people gathered as a united body into the plaza in front of the Water Gate. They asked Ezra the scribe to bring out the Book of the Law of Moses, which the LORD had commanded for Israel.
So Neriah's son Baruch did just as Jeremiah the prophet instructed him, reading the words of the LORD from the scroll at the LORD's Temple.
When you finish reading this scroll, tie a rock around it and throw it into the middle of the Euphrates.
Now he was returning home, seated in his chariot, and reading from the prophet Isaiah.
So Philip ran up to it and heard him reading the prophet Isaiah out loud. Philip asked, "Do you understand what you're reading?"
This was the passage of Scripture he was reading: "Like a sheep he was led away to be slaughtered, and like a lamb is silent before its shearer, so he does not open his mouth.
After the reading of the Law and the Prophets, the synagogue leaders asked them, "Brothers, if you have any message of encouragement for the people, you may speak."
After reading the letter, the governor asked which province Paul was from. On learning that he was from Cilicia,
By reading this, you will be able to grasp my understanding of the secret about the Messiah,
Until I arrive, give your full concentration to the public reading of Scripture, to exhorting, and to teaching.