Dictionary of Christianity and Science: Biblical Chronology

Dictionary of Christianity and Science: Biblical Chronology
The following is an entry by James Hannam (PhD, University of Cambridge) in the Dictionary of Christianity and Science (Zondervan, 2017), in which more than 125 leading thinkers have encapsulated the meaning and significance of 450 major terms, theories, people, and movements on how science relates to the Christian faith. [Read the Bible Gateway Blog ...

Leading a Bible Study? Bible Gateway Plus Makes Your Job Easier

Leading a Bible Study? Bible Gateway Plus Makes Your Job Easier
Are you the leader of a regular Bible study or church small group? If so, you probably spend a fair amount of time getting ready to lead weekly or monthly discussions about Bible topics and passages. That preparation is hard but rewarding work. And unless you happen to be a pastor, you probably prepare for ...

The NIV Application Commentary on Genesis is Now Available for Bible Gateway Plus Members (February Only)

The NIV Application Commentary on Genesis is Now Available for Bible Gateway Plus Members (February Only)
We’re excited to announce that throughout the month of February, the NIV Application Commentary on Genesis is available as part of the Bible Gateway Plus digital library! The NIV Application Commentary on Genesis is as deep as it is accessible: you can confidently use it for everything from personal Bible study to sermon preparation. If ...

What Does the Bible Say About Suffering?: An Interview with Brian Han Gregg

What Does the Bible Say About Suffering?: An Interview with Brian Han Gregg
The quest for an answer to the problem of suffering is universal. People often treat the Bible like a manual, looking for a single clear response that explains the presence of evil and suffering. Perhaps the Bible does not have one but many responses to suffering. To pick out one theme is to hear the ...

The Theology of Work Bible Commentary Added to Bible Gateway’s Free Online Study Library

The Theology of Work Bible Commentary Added to Bible Gateway’s Free Online Study Library
We’re pleased to announce that the Theology of Work Bible Commentary is now freely available online at Bible Gateway! Work is important. It gives us an outlet for our skills and talents. It can earn money. But there’s much more to the idea of work than simply earning a paycheck or feeling productive! The work ...

The Bible Table of Contents

The Bible Table of Contents
To help you become more familiar with the arrangement of the books of Scripture, here’s a virtual Table of Contents of the Bible in their canonical order. [Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Bible Translation Reading Levels ] [Browse the Bibles section in the Bible Gateway Store, where everything is always on sale ] [Read ...

Infographic: A Visual Harmony of the Gospels

Infographic: A Visual Harmony of the Gospels
The Bible’s four Gospels—Matthew , Mark , Luke , and John —emphasize the life of Jesus from each of the Gospel writer’s unique perspective, focusing at times on similar events and teachings by Jesus and on dissimilar descriptions at others. A typical harmony of the Gospels lays out all the events and lists Bible passages ...

26 Bible Verses of Comfort and Courage

26 Bible Verses of Comfort and Courage
Thousands already have! Try your 30-Day free trial today!Remove banner ads and expand your Bible reading experience using our valuable library of more than 40 top resources by becoming a member of Bible Gateway Plus . Try it free for 30 days! Bible Verses of Comfort Job 5:11 (NKJV) He sets on high those who ...

Remembering Renowned Old Testament Pastor-Scholar J. Alec Motyer

Remembering Renowned Old Testament Pastor-Scholar J. Alec Motyer
J. Alec Motyer , renowned Old Testament author, pastor, and scholar, died August 26 at the age of 91. Motyer devoted much of his academic life to the study of the Old Testament, particularly the book of Isaiah. He was the editor or author of more than ten books, including the award-winning The Prophecy of ...

The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible: The Last Supper

The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible: The Last Supper
The Bible was originally written to an ancient people removed from today by thousands of years and thousands of miles. The Scriptures include subtle culturally-based nuances, undertones, and references to ancient events, literature, and customs that were intuitively understood by those who first heard the Scriptures read. For us to hear the Scriptures as they ...