The best value in digital Bible study is

Bible Gateway Plus

A Bible Gateway Plus membership gives you access to a complete digital Bible study library and set of word study tools so you can deepen your knowledge of Scripture and share that knowledge with others—all for just $3.99 USD a month or $39.99 USD a year

How Does It Work?

Seamless Integration

When you read the Bible on Bible Gateway, search the ‘Study’ tab to learn more about the passage you’re reading. Access over 40 study & reference books, including verse-by-verse notes, commentaries, character studies, maps, sermons, and more.

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Language Tools

Apply the Reverse-Interlinear tool to NIV passage pages—adding the original-language words below the English text. Use the ‘Original’ tab to open Concordance Dictionary entries on Greek and Hebrew words.

What Resources are Available?

Here are some favorites (see FAQs for a complete list of titles)

Upgrade Your Bible Gateway Experience
With These Great Features

  • A complete digital Bible study library, with no expensive software to install.
  • Unlimited access to 40+ study & reference books including the NIV Study Bible, Fully Revised Edition, the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition, and the abridged Expositor's Bible Commentary.
  • Unlimited access to the NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible and Exhaustive Concordance Dictionary functionality.
  • Periodic, printable Bible Studies with links to study resources in the Bible Gateway Plus library.
  • Reduced ads on Bible Gateway for a distraction-free reading experience.
  • A risk-free, 30-day trial—you can cancel any time. After that, it's just $3.99 USD a month or $39.99 USD a year. (additional sales tax may apply).

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bible Gateway Plus?
Bible Gateway Plus is a paid service that gives members a banner ad-free Scripture reading experience on Bible Gateway, and unlimited 24/7 instant digital access to a valuable list of bestselling and critically-acclaimed Bible reference books, language tools, and devotionals. This content is available to you online from any Web-friendly computer or device. You can also access this content in the Bible Gateway app.
Can I try Bible Gateway Plus before subscribing?
You can try Bible Gateway Plus free for 30 days. To start your free trial, sign up for Bible Gateway Plus by clicking the Start My Free Trial button on this page. Note that while you must sign up to experience the free trial, you can cancel at any time during the 30-day trial period without being charged.
What resources are available in Bible Gateway Plus?
The digital content of the following books is included in your Bible Gateway Plus subscription:
  • Believer's Bible Commentary
  • Case for Christ Study Bible Notes
  • Charles F. Stanley Life Principles Bible Notes (NASB and NKJV)
  • Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible (NIV and NRSV)
  • Dictionary of Biblical Prophecy and End Times
  • Essential Bible Companion (The)
  • Essential Bible Companion to the Psalms (The)
  • Essential Bible Dictionary
  • Expositor's Bible Commentary - Abridged Edition: New Testament
  • Expositor's Bible Commentary - Abridged Edition: Old Testament
  • Grace for the Moment Daily Bible Notes
  • Gospel Awakening: Sermons of D. L. Moody
  • Halley's Bible Handbook with the New International Version
  • How to Read the Bible Book by Book
  • How to Read the Bible through the Jesus Lens
  • King James Study Bible Notes
  • MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition (NKJV) Notes
  • Mounce's Complete Expository Dictionary of Old and New Testament Words
  • New Bible Commentary
  • New International Dictionary of New Testament Theology - Abridged Edition
  • New International Encyclopedia of Bible Characters
  • New International Encyclopedia of Bible Difficulties
  • New Men's Devotional Bible
  • New Spirit-Filled Life Bible
  • NIV Application Commentary (selected volumes)
  • NIV Biblical Theology Study Bible
  • NIV Discover God’s Heart Devotional Bible
  • NIV First-Century Study Bible Notes
  • NIV Jesus Bible
  • NIV Storyline Bible
  • NIV Student Bible Notes
  • NIV Study Bible, Fully Revised Edition
  • NKJV Abide Bible
  • NKJV Chronological Study Bible
  • NKJV Lucado Encouraging Word Bible
  • NKJV Maxwell Leadership Bible
  • NKJV Open Bible
  • NKJV Study Bible Notes
  • Olive Tree Bible Maps
  • Olive Tree Bible Overview
  • Olive Tree One Year Daily Devotional
  • Orthodox Study Bible
  • Quest Study Bible Notes
  • Vines Expository Bible Notes
  • Words of Cheer for Daily Life
  • Words of Wisdom for Daily Life
  • Zondervan Bible Commentary: One-Volume Illustrated Edition
  • Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary (Old and New Testament)
  • Zondervan Illustrated Bible Dictionary
  • Zondervan KJV Commentary
When new books or devotionals are added to Bible Gateway Plus, all subscribers will gain full access to them at no additional charge.
How much does Bible Gateway Plus membership cost?
Bible Gateway Plus membership costs $3.99 (US) per month, or $39.99 (US) per year. When you sign up, you’ll be asked to choose your preferred subscription plan. Additional sales tax may apply.
How do I use my Bible Gateway Plus membership?
Once you become a member, simply log in to Bible Gateway and look up any Bible passage. Your Bible Gateway Plus study material is available in the Study tab to the right of the Bible text—all of the included content is available alongside the Scripture you wish to study, as long as you are logged into your account. Your exclusive premium devotionals can be found on the Devotionals page. And the NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible can be applied directly to the Bible text by checking the box in the page options on any passage page. For a more detailed, step-by-step guide to using Bible Gateway Plus, see this tutorial.
Do I need a Bible Gateway account to use Bible Gateway Plus?
Yes, a free Bible Gateway account is required to subscribe to and use Bible Gateway Plus. You must be logged into your account to access Bible Gateway Plus content. A Bible Gateway account is free and takes just a moment to create—and you can create one during the Bible Gateway Plus subscription process if you like. You can read more about creating a Bible Gateway account here.
Can I cancel my membership at any time?
Yes. To cancel your Bible Gateway Plus membership, simply go to your Account Management page, scroll down to the Bible Gateway Plus section, and click the button to cancel. From your Account Management page, you can also change your subscription type to monthly or yearly.
Do I have to subscribe to Bible Gateway Plus to access Bible study resources at Bible Gateway?
Not necessarily—we do have a library of free Bible study materials available that do not require a Bible Gateway Plus subscription. These resources are also available in the Study tab. However, we think the Bible Gateway Plus titles add significantly to the Bible study experience on Bible Gateway, and we encourage you to try them out with your free Bible Gateway Plus trial.
If I cancel my membership before the end of my free trial, will my credit card be charged?
No.
Can I get a refund if I cancel my Bible Gateway Plus membership?
You can get a refund as long as your request for a refund comes within five days of your membership renewal date. To cancel your membership, access your account profile on Bible Gateway and follow the appropriate prompts. Then, send an email to plus@biblegateway.com requesting a refund.
I have more questions about Bible Gateway Plus.
You can find answers to more questions about Bible Gateway Plus here.