Skip to content

Blog / Bible News Roundup – Week of February 3, 2019

Bible News Roundup – Week of February 3, 2019

Read this week’s Bible Gateway Weekly Brief newsletter
Bible Gateway Weekly Brief
Newsletter signupSee the Bible News Roundup archive on Bible Gateway

Support Bible Gateway—Browse the Bible Gateway Store

State Legislatures Consider Expanding Use of Bible in High School Curricula
The Washington Times
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Reading the Bible with America’s Founding Fathers: An Interview with Daniel Dreisbach
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, American History’s Entwined Relationship with the Bible: An Interview with Angela Kamrath

Bible Education Class as an Elective in Public Schools Proposed by Mississippi Lawmaker

Lawmakers Push for Bible Literacy in Missouri Schools as an Elective

Requiring Public Schools to Offer a Bible Education Class? A Florida Lawmaker Asks ‘Why Not?’
Tampa Bay Times

Virginia Senate Panel Endorses Bible Education Classes for Public Schools
Mercury Virginia

Baldwin County Parents React to State Bill Allowing Bible Education Class in Alabama Public Schools

Students Sue Pennsylvania School District Over ‘Unconstitutional’ Bible Distribution Ban
The Daily Caller

Public Bible Reading ‘Marathon’ at Notre Dame Seminary Spreads the Sacred Word
Notre Dame Seminary
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Scripture Says Reading the Bible in Public is Important
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, This Bible is Perfect for Public Reading in KJV and NKJV

Miracle? Family Bible from 1823 Survives After Fire Destroys Home

In China Today, ‘Sinicization’ Means Rewriting the Bible and Creating a New Christianity
The Stream
The Daily Signal: Preserving the Integrity of the Bible in China
Read the Bible in Chinese on Bible Gateway

Translator of Bible into Belarusian Language, Vasil Syomukha, Dies at 83
Read the Bible in multiple languages on Bible Gateway

Suspected Smugglers Arrested Trying to Sell Ancient Bible in Turkey
Anadolu Agency

Almost Half of Practicing Christian Millennials Say Evangelism Is Wrong
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Evangelism in a Skeptical World: An Interview with Sam Chan

Are Religious People Happier, Healthier?
Pew Research

See other Bible News Roundup weekly posts

Thousands already have! Try your 30-Day free trial today!
Remove banner ads and expand your Bible reading experience using our valuable library of more than 40 top resources by becoming a member of Bible Gateway Plus. Get biblically wise and spiritually fit. Try it free for 30 days!

Filed under Bible News