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How to Read the Bible in the Order of Events as They Transpired in Bible Times: An Interview with Ron Rhodes

When you read different books of the Bible, do you get confused about the order of events; for example, how the message of a prophet in one book fits into the timeline of activity recorded in another book? Or when and where the stories of Scripture took place and why it’s important to understand these […]

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Are Verses Missing from Modern Bible Translations?

Perhaps you’ve noticed that modern English Bible translations have fewer verses in them than vintage English Bible translations such as the King James Version (KJV) and Geneva Bible. [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, The Lord’s Prayer is Revolutionary: An Interview with R. Albert Mohler Jr.] For example: Matthew 6:13 in the KJV concludes the […]

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The CSB (in)courage Devotional Bible: An Interview with Denise Hughes

How does the Bible point readers to beauty found in brokenness and hope found in hard places? What would it mean to trace themes such as togetherness, grace, everyday leadership, friendship, hospitality, gratitude, and more through the pages of Scripture? Bible Gateway interviewed Denise Hughes (@DeniseJHughes), general editor of the CSB (in)courage Devotional Bible (Holman […]

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How to Understand the Bible in 1 Month: An Interview with Max Anders

When considering the Bible, do you confuse the ark of the covenant with the ark of Noah? Or mix up Jericho with Jeroboam? Do you think Sodom and Gomorrah were husband and wife? Do you know how the Old Testament is different from the New Testament, but how they tell the same story? Do you […]

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Celebrate National Bible Week

This week is the 77th commemoration of National Bible Week in the USA, November 18-24, 2018, sponsored by the National Bible Association (@NationalBible) and the US Catholic Council of Bishops (@USCCB). [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Celebrate the International Day of the Bible] Your word is a lamp for my steps; it lights the […]

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Celebrate the International Day of the Bible

The National Bible Association is sponsoring International Day of the Bible (@IntlDayofBible) (#biblecelebration) November 18, inviting people around the world on that day to participate at noon your local time by pausing for a few minutes to creatively celebrate your love of the Bible by reading, reciting, singing, Tweeting, or socially sharing portions of Scripture. […]

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New Public School Curriculum Teaches Wisdom Literature from the Bible

New curriculum to teach specific books of the Bible academically in public high schools is now available from Essentials in Education (EIE). Wisdom Literature from the Bible is a standards-based (National Council of Teachers of English/International Reading Association) curriculum using material from the writings of Psalms Proverbs Ecclesiastes Song of Songs and Job in the […]

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Discover the CSB Baker Illustrated Study Bible

The CSB Baker Illustrated Study Bible (Baker Books, 2018) is designed to both satisfy your hunger and increase your appetite for God’s Word. By pairing the highly reliable, highly readable Christian Standard Bible (CSB) (@CSBible) translation text with extensive notes, illustrations, maps, and articles from leading evangelical scholars, this full-color study Bible will help you […]

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Fun in Learning: NIV Adventure Bible Polar Exploration Edition

With over 9 million copies sold, the Adventure Bible is beloved by Christian schools, churches, and families alike. Now, the #1 Bible for kids, including all of its trusted essentials loved by parents, is available in an exciting polar exploration theme! [Grab your spyglass and compass and sign up to receive the Adventure Bible Family […]

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The State of the Bible 2018: Technology and Behavior

The use of technology to read the Bible is steadily growing, according to the annual State of the Bible 2018 research—commissioned by American Bible Society (@americanbible) and conducted by Barna Group (@barnagroup). [Download and immediately use the free award-winning Bible Gateway App and the free Bible Gateway Bible Audio App] While reading print versions of […]

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