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Bible Honored in US House of Representatives

In commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of National Bible Week, Rep. Doug Lamborn of Colorado (@RepDLamborn) led an hour-long gathering on the floor of the US House of Representatives Nov. 15 recounting the Bible’s significance in the history of America and the recitations of Bible verses from members of Congress honoring the role the Bible […]

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Cliff Barrows, Longtime Billy Graham Associate, Dies at 93

Cliff Barrows (@CliffBarrows), 93, of Marvin, NC, music and program director of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association (BGEA), died Nov. 15 at Carolinas Medical Center-Pineville, following a brief illness. [Browse books by and about Billy Graham in the Bible Gateway Store] As longtime director of music programming, and later television and radio programming, for Billy […]

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National Bible Week and International Day of the Bible 2016

US House of Representatives to Honor the Bible Nov. 15 [See all the Bible translations available to be freely read on Bible Gateway] From November 13-19, 2016, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops invites families, parishes, schools, and other Catholic groups to participate in National Bible Week in celebration of the 51st Anniversary of […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of November 13, 2016

Read this week’s Bible Gateway Weekly Brief newsletter ⇨ Bible Gateway Weekly Brief ⇨ Newsletter signup ▼ Support Bible Gateway—Browse the Bible Gateway Store ⇨ BibleGatewayStore.com ▼ Cliff Barrows, Longtime Billy Graham Associate, Dies at 93 ⇨ Bible Gateway Blog Post ▼ Veteran Publishers Launch a Movement Toward Better Bible Reading ⇨ Institute for Bible […]

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Because of Bethlehem: An Interview with Max Lucado

Does the rush of celebrating Christmas get in the way of appreciating its profound meaning? A baby in a manger became the King on the cross. Christmas proclaims the truth of Easter to come. This year seize the significance. Start early. Focus on what matters. [Browse books by Max Lucado in the Bible Gateway Store] […]

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The Bible Table of Contents

To help you become more familiar with the arrangement of the books of Scripture, here’s a virtual Table of Contents of the Bible in their canonical order. [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Bible Translation Reading Levels] [Browse the Bibles section in the Bible Gateway Store, where everything is always on sale] [Read the Bible […]

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The Bible in Graphic Novel Form: An Interview with Art Ayris

  What if the Bible, a text-based book, were fashioned into a graphic novel, where bold illustrations are the driving force of the narrative? And why would that be an appealing project to undertake? How would it help fight Bible illiteracy? Bible Gateway interviewed Art Ayris (@artayris) about The Kingstone Bible (Kingstone Media Group, 2016). […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of November 6, 2016

Read this week’s Bible Gateway Weekly Brief newsletter ⇨ Bible Gateway Weekly Brief ⇨ Newsletter signup ▼ Support Bible Gateway—Browse the Bible Gateway Store ⇨ BibleGatewayStore.com ▼ November 14 is International Day of the Bible (@IntlDayofBible) (#biblecelebration) ▼ Less Than Half of Practicing Christians Read Their Bible and the Rest of America Is Even Worse […]

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International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church: Nov. 6 & 13, 2016

[See the Bible Gateway Blog post, International Day(s) of Prayer for the Persecuted Church] [See books in the Bible Gateway Store on the subject of Christian persecution] This year marks the 20th anniversary of the International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (#IDOP), a time set apart to remember millions of Christians around the […]

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Prison Fellowship® Offers Children’s Bibles to Over 140K Families of Incarcerated Men and Women

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