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Tips for Navigating the New Bible Gateway Website – Bible Gateway Blog

While Bible Gateway’s website has a fresh new look, it retains the easy, free Bible search-and-read functionality you’ve come to expect and appreciate. [Visit the Bible Gateway website tutorial page] One new feature that users are enthusiastically calling out is the Bible Book List that drops down under the search bar when you click the... Read more

How to Live the Bible Conviction With Tolerance – Bible Gateway Blog

This is the one-hundred-fifteenth lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. The power of belief Real... Read more

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Humanity: An Interview with John C. Lennox – Bible Gateway Blog

What dangers lurk in technology’s ubiquitous and unrelenting encroachment in our lives? What are the perilous spiritual implications of artificial intelligence, bioengineering, facial recognition, and other hi-tech applications we’re accepting into our daily world with little concern? What does the Bible say about it all? Bible Gateway interviewed John C. Lennox (@ProfJohnLennox) about his book,... Read more

Blessing Bible Searches on Bible Gateway Dramatically Increase In Parallel With the Release of The Blessing Song – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway The Blessing is a song written by Chris Brown, Cody Carnes, Kari Jobe, and Steven Furtick, which debuted in March 2020 at No. 3 on the US Hot Christian Songs chart, according to Wikipedia. The song’s music video on YouTube has more than 22 million views. [Read the Bible Gateway... Read more

Sneak Peek/First Listen: Take Back Your Life – Bible Gateway Blog

The following is a Bible Gateway exclusive Sneak Peek and First Listen of Take Back Your Life: A 40-Day Interactive Journey to Thinking Right So You Can Live Right (Thomas Nelson, 2020) by Levi Lusko (@levilusko). Order the book and unabridged audiobook on CD. By Levi Lusko Jesus Turns Off the Dark You do not... Read more

68% of American Adults Are Now ‘Bible Curious’ – Bible Gateway Blog

The COVID-19 pandemic seems to be causing a paradox of Bible reading for American adults. According to American Bible Society’s (ABS) report, State of the Bible 2020, the number of American adults considered Scripture engaged based on how frequently they read the Bible and its impact on their relationships and choices dropped from 28% to... Read more

Bible News Roundup Week of July 26, 2020 – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway [Return daily during the coming week for updates] Support Bible GatewayFind the Resources You Need At: FaithGateway Store Christianbook.comOrder Resources in Bulk At: ChurchSource 68% of American Adults Are Now Bible Curious Bible Gateway Blog 10 Countries With the Largest Christian Populations Facts & Trends See other Bible News Roundup... Read more

How to Live the Bible Living With Conviction – Bible Gateway Blog

This is the one-hundred-fourteenth lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. What is conviction? How can... Read more

How to Talk About God in a Skeptical Age: An Interview with Joshua Chatraw – Bible Gateway Blog

Why is it that people don’t just believe Christianity is false; they assume it isn’t good? How can followers of Jesus effectively communicate the biblical story of his grace and redemption in today’s skeptical, divisive, and technologically saturated world? How should Christians be respectful of unbelievers, all the while remaining focused on Jesus? Bible Gateway... Read more

Halleys Study Bible on Genesis 1, 11, and 14 – Bible Gateway Blog

With content gleaned from Halleys Bible Handbook (Zondervan, 2014)the most popular Bible handbook of all time and available as one of more than 40 study resources with your membership in Bible Gateway PlusHalleys Study Bible (Zondervan, 2020) helps you understand the Bible through articles, study notes, charts, maps, and photos next to related Scripture. [Sign... Read more

J.I. Packer (19262020) – Bible Gateway Blog

Bible scholar, author, professor, and speaker James Innell (“J.I.”) Packer (@DrJIPacker), died July 17 in Vancouver, British Columbia, five days shy of his 94th birthday. [Browse the many books written by J.I. Packer] Named in 2005 by TIME magazine one of the 25 most influential evangelicals, Packer authored his first book in 1958, Fundamentalism and... Read more

Bible News Roundup Week of July 19, 2020 – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway [Return daily during the coming week for updates] Support Bible GatewayFind the Resources You Need At: FaithGateway Store Christianbook.comOrder Resources in Bulk At: ChurchSource J.I. Packer (19262020) Bible Gateway Blog Read other obituaries on the Bible Gateway Blog Largest Evangelical Archaeology Program Finds New Home in Nashville CT Read the... Read more

How to Live the Bible Enemies No More – Bible Gateway Blog

This is the one-hundred-thirteenth lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. Meanwhile, Saul was still breathing... Read more

The Biblical Method for Soothing Rage: An Interview with Scott Sauls – Bible Gateway Blog

In a defensive and divided era, how can followers of Jesus reveal a better way of living, one that loves others as God loves us? How can Christians be the kind of people who are known, as the book of Proverbs puts it, to “turn away wrath?” What does the Bible mean when it compels... Read more

NIV Preachers Bible Designed to Aid Pastors With a First of Its Kind Format – Bible Gateway Blog

The only Bible in the New International Version (NIV) translation that matches page-for-page with its corresponding church pew Bible and is set in a numbered verse-by-verse format is now available. [See Bible Gateways Resource Page for Pastors] The NIV Preacher’s Bible (Zondervan, 2020) is the first NIV Bible that allows pastors to be on the... Read more

Bible News Roundup Week of July 12, 2020 – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway [Return daily during the coming week for updates] Support Bible GatewayBrowse the Bible Gateway Store BibleGatewayStore.com Building the Bible’s ‘Visual Genome,’ an Image at a Time Israel Hayom Saudi Arabia to Fund Quran Complex The Express Tribune Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, The Quran with Christian Commentary Read the... Read more

How to Live the Bible What Does It Mean to Be God-Filled? – Bible Gateway Blog

This is the one-hundred-twelfth lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. Mel is the author of... Read more

Hope When Life Unravels: An Interview with Adam B. Dooley – Bible Gateway Blog

What are the upside-down yet encouraging truths of the book of Job and other key Bible passages that remind us of the ways God is present in our pain? Why does God allow suffering? And why does God seem to go silent when we’re in pain? How does a pastor work through his faith in... Read more

Haven Today Interviews Bible Gateway – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway The global radio program Haven Today (@HavenToday), heard on more than 650 radio stations by 500,000 daily listeners, featured Bible Gateway in its series on “Christians You Should Know.” Founded in 1934, Haven Ministries has as its mission to tell the world all about Jesus through prayer, print, and broadcast... Read more

Revised Second Edition of Dr. John MacArthurs Bestselling NASB Study Bible – Bible Gateway Blog

For more than 50 years, Dr. John MacArthur has collected his pastoral and scholarly work to create the most comprehensive scriptural reference notes for the New American Standard Bible (NASB) translation. Thomas Nelson Bibles, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, has now released the fully redesigned and updated second edition of The MacArthur Study Bible... Read more

Bible News Roundup Week of July 5, 2020 – Bible Gateway Blog

Jesus told the people who had faith in him, If you keep on obeying what I have said, you truly are my disciples. You will know the truth, and the truth will set you free. -John 8:31-32 (CEV)We invite you to read more from John 8: fal.cn/38ZTN ... Photo"Therefore, since we have been justified by... Read more

God and the Pandemic: An Interview with N.T. Wright – Bible Gateway Blog

How are we supposed to think biblicaly about the Coronavirus crisis? Is it a sign of the end of the world? Is it a call for repentance? Is God judging the world? What should be our approach drawing on Scripture, Christian history, and the way of living, thinking, and praying revealed to us by Jesus?... Read more

Largest Print Size Available in the NASB Translation – Bible Gateway Blog

The New American Standard Bible (NASB) Super Giant Print Reference Bible, 1995 Edition (Zondervan, 2020) now features the exclusive NASB Comfort Print typeface in the extra-large 16.5-point text size, making it the largest print size available in the NASB. [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Exegetical Preaching Blog Launched; Uses the NASB Bible Translation] Universally... Read more

Bible News Roundup Week of June 28, 2020 – Bible Gateway Blog

Content manager for Bible Gateway [Return daily during the coming week for updates] Support Bible GatewayBrowse the Bible Gateway Store BibleGatewayStore.com The Top 10 Best Selling Bible Translations Compared to 10 Years Ago Church Answers Read multiple Bible translations on Bible Gateway Bible Society of Nigeria Completes New Translations Punch American Bible Societys New President... Read more

How Does God Redeem Our Feelings?: An Interview with David A. Covington – Bible Gateway Blog

What does the Bible say about art? What is a biblical, systematic, and practical theology of aesthetics? What is the scriptural teaching about the passions that motivate us? How were we made for God’s delight? And, though sin and bondage plague our passions, how does God shape our fun, feelings, desires, and affections? Bible Gateway... Read more

Halley’s Study Bible on John 1 – Bible Gateway Blog

With content gleaned from Halleys Bible Handbook (Zondervan, 2014)the most popular Bible handbook of all time and available as one of more than 40 study resources with your membership in Bible Gateway PlusHalleys Study Bible (Zondervan, 2020) helps you understand the Bible through articles, study notes, charts, maps, and photos next to related Scripture. [Sign... Read more

How to Live the Bible Freedom and Transformation – Bible Gateway Blog

This is the one-hundred-tenth lesson in author and pastor Mel Lawrenz’ How to Live the Bible series. If you know someone or a group who would like to follow along on this journey through Scripture, they can get more info and sign up to receive these essays via email here. Mel is the author of... Read more