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The Whole Message of the Bible in 16 Words: An Interview with Chris Bruno

The Bible consists of separate books written by multiple authors over hundreds of years, yet it conveys a single concept. Dr. Chris Bruno (@chrisbruno1) has written The Whole Message of the Bible in 16 Words (Crossway, 2017) to help readers grasp the overarching message of Scripture: God saving his people through their promised Messiah. The […]

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What Can We Learn from the Bad Guys of the Bible?: An Interview with JR. Forasteros

Do we have anything in common with the bad guys of the Bible? How do we guard against the sins of wrath, idolatry, and abuse of power? How can we learn at the warnings of lives gone wrong? Bible Gateway interviewed JR. Forasteros (@jrforasteros) about his book, Empathy for the Devil: Finding Ourselves in the […]

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Sneak Peek: The Rock, the Road, and the Rabbi by Kathie Lee Gifford

As a lifelong student of Scripture, Kathie Lee Gifford (@KathieLGifford) has always desired a deeper understanding of God’s Word and a deeper knowledge of God himself. But it wasn’t until she began studying the biblical texts in their original Hebrew and Greek—along with actually hiking the ancient paths of Israel—that she found the fulfillment of […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of December 24, 2017

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 ▼ Bible Translations Flourish Despite Persecution ⇨ MNN ▼ Bible Pulled Intact From Fire Rubble Restores Family’s Faith ⇨ KSLA ▼ Macon Church Reads the Bible Out Loud for […]

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A Tour Through the Bible: An Interview with John Goldingay

Approaching the Bible for the first time can be intimidating. At 66 books, nearly 800,000 words, and numerous kings, prophets, and deliverers, as well as priests and apostles, where should you begin? In what order should you read it? Is there an alternative to reading the Bible from Genesis to Revelation? [Select the right Bible […]

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Saved by Faith and Hospitality: An Interview with Joshua W. Jipp

What is Christian hospitality and how important is it? How is God’s relationship to us fundamentally an act of hospitality to strangers? How is hospitality part of the salvation message? Bible Gateway interviewed Joshua W. Jipp (@TheRealJoshJipp) about his book, Saved by Faith and Hospitality (Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2017). Define what you mean […]

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Reformation Trust Releases New Condensed Edition of the Reformation Study Bible (ESV)

Reformation Trust Publishing, the publishing division of Ligonier Ministries, has released the Reformation Study Bible, Condensed Edition. After distributing more than 110,000 copies of the Reformation Study Bible since 2015, this new Condensed Edition represents an expansion to the product family in order to serve Bible readers looking for a more portable solution. [Read the […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of December 17, 2017

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 ▼ Archaeological Discovery: Biblical City Corinth, Visited by Apostle Paul, Found Underwater ⇨ The Guardian ⇨ Read about Corinth in Smith’s Bible Names Dictionary on Bible Gateway ⇨ Read […]

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Died: Bible Scholar and Author Dr. R.C. Sproul

Theologian, author, broadcaster, and founder of Ligonier Ministries, Dr. R.C. Sproul (@RCSproul), 78, died today (Dec. 14) around 3 pm EST surrounded by his wife, Vesta, and family in his hospital room in Altamonte Springs, Fla. See the CT article, Died: R. C. Sproul, Reformed Theologian Who Founded Ligonier Ministries. [Sign up to receive in […]

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Better Than a Space Knight’s Force: May the Faith Be With You Bible

[See and sign up for Bible Gateway’s free email devotionals for families] The popular May the Faith Be With You brand (website) from Zonderkidz (@Zonderkidz) is back with two new NIrV full-text Bibles and a glow-in-the-dark bedtime prayer book for little ones. Now all the kids in your family can enjoy all things intergalactic, and […]

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