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Bible News Roundup – Week of January 12, 2020

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Pope Sets Special Day (Jan. 26) to Honor, Study, Share the Bible
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, The Bible Table of Contents

Bible Translations in Turbulent Times
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Wycliffe Associates—Helping to Translate the Bible Where Persecution of Christians Is Severe: An Interview with Bruce Smith

Open Doors’ 2020 World Watch List Reveals Surge of Violence, ‘Human Rights Nightmare’ in China
Open Doors news release
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Bible Verses for the Persecuted Church

Cardinals Pitcher Adam Wainwright Invites Fans to Read Through the Bible in a Year with Him
ChurchLeaders: Adam Wainwright—Read Through the Bible in a Year With Me
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Washington National Cathedral Dedicates Bible for Newly Formed US Space Force
The Washington Post

Group to Fight Space Force’s Use of Bible for Swearing-In Ceremonies

Military Exchange to Stop Selling ‘Jesus’ Scripture Candy After Secular Group Complains
The Christian Post

Hobby Lobby President: How You Can Know for Sure the Bible Is True
Charisma News
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, The Bible’s Beautiful Story Line: An Interview with Steve Green

“In an Age of Anxiety”—Popular Bible Verses, 2019
Premier Digital
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Bible Gateway 2019 on Parade

“2019 Year of the Bible” Saw Great Advances in the Buckeye Bible Belt
Frontlines Ohio

Oklahoma Lawmaker Files Bill that Would Declare 2020 the Year of the Bible

Bill Would Replace Bible Courses in Kentucky Schools with ‘Variety of Religious Texts’
Lexington Herald Leader

Western Christian High School Students, Others To Give 565 Bibles To Recovery Center

41% of Pastors Believe Christians Can Hasten Jesus’ Second Coming Through World Evangelism, While 54% Disagree
LifeWay Research
Read Matthew 28:19-20 and 24:14 on Bible Gateway
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Latest Bible-Related Research

Unique Radziwill Bible to Go on Public Display in Brest
BelTA News Agency

Exhibit Featuring Rare Bibles from Around the World Opens at Southern Adventist University
Chattanooga Times Free Press

Discovery of 3,000-Year-Old Inscription Reveals Biblical Name
Azusa Pacific University
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Latest Biblical Archaeology Research

LISTEN: At Shiloh, Archaeologist Finds Artifacts Hinting at Biblical Tabernacle
The Times of Israel

Hebrew Nametag on Ancient Wine Jar Reopens Debate on Size of Israelite Kingdom
The Times of Israel

Washington’s Bible Going Into Storage At Federal Hall
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, America’s Religious History: An Interview with Thomas S. Kidd

Spectacular Light Display Feb 18–22 to Kick Off Salisbury Cathedral’s 800th Anniversary
Salisbury Cathedral

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