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7 Things You Didn’t Learn About Samson in Sunday School

In Bible by Biblica Staff

Whether you grew up in Sunday School or not, chances are you’re at least somewhat familiar with the epic story of Samson, “the strongest man who ever lived.” But how recently have you actually taken the time to read the account of Samson’s life in Judges 13-16? Samson, while chosen by God to be a judge of Israel, had some serious flaws. With today’s release of the major motion picture “Samson,” we wanted to take some time and refresh you on some of the aspects of Sampson’s story your Sunday school teacher likely left out.

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Daily Bible Reading in 2018: Whose Voice Are You Listening To?

In Bible by Stephen Cave

At this time of year, lots of people are making New Year’s resolutions. I bet you can guess what the most popular resolution is. That’s right: losing weight/getting in shape. Many of us aren’t eating right or exercising, and we know we probably should be. So at the start of the New Year, we give it another go.

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There Are No Longer Any Aliens in the Bible. Why Not?

In Bible by Biblica Staff

In 1965, a cross-denominational gathering of evangelical scholars agreed to start work on a modern English version of the Bible. In order to ensure both accuracy and readability, they chose to translate from the original Greek, Hebrew, and Aramaic manuscripts. They soon formed the Committee on Bible Translation (CBT) – the self-governing body responsible for this ambitious task. Members brought with them not only decades of Bible translation experience, but an unshakeable commitment to God’s Word. To ensure maximum accuracy …

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A word from Carl: A Foundation in Faith

In Bible by Dr. Carl A. Moeller

The most heartfelt prayer and desire of any Christian parent is for their child to become a follower of Jesus. And if you’re like my wife and me, you look for ways to make sure your kids get a good foundation in the faith so that can happen. One of the best ways to lay that foundation is by giving them a children’s Bible. I remember so many nights with my own kids. At our house, bedtime was story time. …

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Incomparable Wonders in Kurdistan

In Bible, Ministry by Biblica Staff

My traveling companion, Biblica CEO, Carl Moeller, and I serve with Sandy in an organization that is passionate about providing the Bible to people around the world so they could have the opportunity to be transformed by Jesus Christ. We know this new translation has taken nearly three decades to complete. What we aren’t clear about is why it is so critical to the Kurdish people at this point in time.

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Art and the Bible: Part III

In Bible by Biblica Staff

It all started, she says, with a question God loves to hear: “What can I do with this talent?” It was a prayer of obedience, but also a request for clarity and wisdom.

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Art and the Bible: Part II

In Bible by Biblica Staff

ARTISTS Throughout modern history, art has played an important role in the understanding of Scripture. Artists have been inspired, motivated, in some cases obsessed with, communicating God’s Word in visual forms. Prior to Gutenberg’s first printed Bible in 1456, word-of-mouth was the principle means of conveying Scripture to the largely illiterate population of the world. Even after the invention of the printing press, the Bible continued to be largely unavailable, except to members of the upper classes and clergy. Art …