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The Bible Verses That Were to Be Read Before Texas Church Shooting

The memorial inside First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas—where 26 people were murdered by a gunman during a worship service on November 5, 2017—includes a Bible at the foot of a wooden cross, open to Psalm 149 and Psalm 150 as well as the first three chapters of Proverbs. Displayed on the front wall […]

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The New Matthew Bible: An Interview with Ruth Magnusson Davis

The New Matthew Bible (NMB) (Ruth Magnusson Davis, 2016) is now available to be read on Bible Gateway and in the award-winning free Bible Gateway App for tablets and smartphones. Bible Gateway interviewed Ruth Magnusson Davis (@RMagnussonDavis), editor of the NMB. [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Bible Gateway Adds New Matthew Bible to Its […]

Filed under Bible, Interviews, New version, Translations

Bible News Roundup – Week of November 12, 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 ▼ New Museum Invites Visitors To ‘Engage’ With The Bible ⇨ NPR ⇨ CBC: ‘A Bible Nation from the Beginning’: A Preview of Washington’s Controversial $500M Museum of the […]

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Share Your Favorite Bible Verses on International Day of the Bible, Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017

[See all the Bible translations available to be freely read on Bible Gateway] Sunday, November 12, 2017, is International Day of the Bible (@IntlDayofBible). Look up your favorite Bible verses on Bible Gateway and share them with your friends and followers using the hashtag #BibleCelebration. [Browse the Bibles section in the Bible Gateway Store] Also, […]

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Finding Freedom from the Fear of Not Having Enough: An Interview with Jack Alexander

Why do we fear scarcity when the Bible says God will provide? How can Christians experience true abundance, both spiritually and practically and not worry about not having enough? Bible Gateway interviewed Jack Alexander (@TheReimagineGrp) about his book, The God Guarantee: Finding Freedom from the Fear of Not Having Enough (Baker Books, 2017). What is […]

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As Evangelist Billy Graham Turns 99, Zondervan Announces Definitive Biography: ‘A Prophet with Honor’

William Martin granted unprecedented access to document Graham’s life Today marks evangelist Billy Graham’s 99th birthday. Looking forward to his centennial celebration, Zondervan Publishing (@Zondervan) is announcing plans to release A Prophet with Honor: The Billy Graham Story by William Martin, in March 2018. Graham himself requested Martin for the project and granted him unprecedented […]

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Christian Faith and Mental Health: An Interview with Sheila Walsh

How can the spiritual disciplines of confession, prayer, and Scripture meditation form a daily connection to Jesus to help women in their mental health struggles? In the following question-and-answer, Sheila Walsh (@SheilaWalsh) talks about her book, In the Middle of the Mess: Strength for This Beautiful, Broken Life (Thomas Nelson, 2017). [Read the Bible Gateway […]

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Report: The Top 25 Schools for Studying the Bible

Biola University, La Mirada, California, is considered first by TheBestSchools.org, an online publication for ranking schools and degree programs, on its list of “The 25 Best Schools for Studying the Bible.” [Learn about Bible Gateway’s Online Bible Learning Program] The list includes Bible schools as well as other educational institutions with strong Bible programs. According […]

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Bible News Roundup – Week of November 5, 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 Verses for the International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church: Nov. 5 & 12, 2017 ⇨ Bible Gateway Blog post ▼ International Day of the Bible […]

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Bible Verses for the International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church: Nov. 5 & 12, 2017

[See the Bible Gateway Blog post, Standing Strong Through the Storm: Stories from the Persecuted Church] [See the Bible Gateway Blog post, The Staggering Picture of Christian Persecution: An Interview with Johnnie Moore] [See books in the Bible Gateway Store on the subject of Christian persecution] The International Days of Prayer for the Persecuted Church […]

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