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Bring Your Bible to School Day, October 5th, 2017

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Biblica partners with Focus on the Family When prayer and Bible reading were “removed” from American public schools (U.S. Supreme Court cases in 1962 and 1963), many people falsely assumed that religion had been banned. In some cases, officials mistakenly believed the rulings gave them the authority to unfairly infringe on a student’s right to free speech. In the years since those cases, Bibles have been confiscated, young people have been told not to bow their heads in prayers before …

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Innovative New Bible Offers Fresh Access to Millions

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Biblica, The International Bible Society, launched the ground-breaking NIrV Accessible Edition yesterday in London, as church and ministry leaders from across the UK gathered at the event in All Souls Church, London. Hosted by Biblica Europe and with contributions from project partners Livability, Torch Trust and Urban Saints, the celebration marked a publishing milestone after three years of extensive planning, research, development and consultation with key stakeholders. Victoria from Livability shared very personally how this Bible will make a real and lasting impact in her own life and the lives of others, commenting: “God is great, and he is wonderful, and everyone needs to be able to read his word.”

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Biblica Just Added Five New Translations to YouVersion

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Just a few years ago, in order to read God’s Word, you had to obtain a printed copy of the Bible – which in some parts of the world was impossible. In 2007, that began to change. That’s the year YouVersion started making the Bible available in digital formats. As of January 2016, there had been nearly 260 million downloads of the YouVersion Bible App. Today, the site has 1472 versions and 1067 languages that people can access on their …