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Stark, Slytherin, Sauron, or Scripture? Identify These Quotes

In light of Hollywood’s abundance of Bible-related films this year, we thought it would be interesting to create a brief test to see how well you can discern Scripture from literary and movie script. The quiz below contains 16 quotes. It’s up to you to decide which ones are from the Bible, The Lord of […]

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Top Five Christmas Cartoons from Reverend Fun

Is your holiday season a bit lacking in the cheer and good will departments? Reverend Fun can help, with its large archive of Christmas-themed cartoons. We’ve gone through and picked out five of the highest-rated Christmas cartoons from Reverend Fun, as ranked by site visitors. Without further ado: 1. “Eternal Life, My Favorite!” 2. Look […]

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Fan Tutorial: How to Study the Bible at BibleGateway.com

Blogger Jason Neil Soto knows how to get the most out of BibleGateway.com—and he’s sharing his knowledge with you! He’s put together an awesome tutorial video that walks through the process of studying the Bible online using BibleGateway.com. Jason starts with the very basics, but moves into more advanced features (like parallel Bible views, editing […]

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Five Timeless Quotes by C.S. Lewis

I’m on record as asserting that C.S. Lewis is the most quotable Christian writer in the history of the modern church (although I will allow that Charles Spurgeon is also a good contender for this title). Earlier this year I shared five of my favorite Charles Spurgeon quotes, and now that our C.S. Lewis Daily […]

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What Bible Gateway Looked Like in the 1990s

What did Bible Gateway look like in the mid-1990s? Let’s take a trip down memory lane and see what Bible Gateway visitors were using in the era of Mosaic and Netscape Navigator.

Filed under 20th Anniversary, Fun

Live-Tweeting Episode 2 of “The Bible”

A quick reminder: this Sunday evening, the Bible Gateway team will be watching the second episode of the History Channel’s “The Bible” miniseries and we’ll be sharing our thoughts on Twitter as we do so!

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Live-Tweeting “The Bible” Miniseries

Will you be watching “The Bible” miniseries when it premiers this Sunday, March 3? Are you wondering how faithful it will be to the Bible text? We’re curious too, and so the Bible Gateway team will be watching and discussing it at our Twitter feed when it airs!

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Salt and Light: A Light-hearted Cartoon About Faith

Looking to start off each week on a cheerful note? We’ve got just the thing for you: Salt and Light, a new weekly faith-based cartoon that will put a smile on your face. Drawn by Jonny Hawkins, each Salt and Light cartoon offers a light-hearted and humorous look at life and faith: Salt and Light […]

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The Funny Side of Faith: Meet Reverend Fun

For over a decade, Reverend Fun has been serving up cartoons that aim to get Christians laughing—not at our beliefs, but at the goofy things that happen when we take ourselves too seriously. Reverend Fun is part of the Bible Gateway family, but many of our visitors might not be familiar with it—if that describes […]

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Top Five Passages From Our Top Ten Cities

From time to time we like to take a look at our stats to see if we can learn anything new about how people are using Bible Gateway. This morning we looked up statistics on traffic from major cities over the past month. We were specifically looking to see what passages people in different cities were looking up. What follows is a list of the top ten cities based on traffic from the past month to Bible Gateway as well as the top five passages—irrespective of translation—that each city was reading….

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