A 90-hour Bible Reading Marathon is taking place outside the U.S. Capitol from May 1 through May 5, the National Day of Prayer. This year’s event is the twenty-seventh Bible Reading Marathon to take place at the Capitol. It includes Bible readings from Genesis to Revelation. During these five days, hundreds of Bible believers will read a portion of the Bible, to listen and to pray. One hundred English and foreign language translations of the Bible are available to the readers.