App Toolbox for Bible Readers

Do you read the Bible on your mobile device?

Last year, the free Bible App counted 35 million downloads by iPhone, Android, BlackBerry and iPad readers. Here’s more about the Bible study tool: “Huge selection of 200+ free Bible versions and 200+ plans to help you track your progress. Now the Bible reads to you with audio Bibles! No in-app purchases – everything is free.”

Below, we’ve collected five other free tools Bible readers can use for iOS and Android devices; they can be downloaded at Google Play, Amazon’s Appstore and Apple’s App Store.

1. Bible+ (Apple App Store): “The FREE Bible app with the most translations in the world! 600+ languages including dramatized Audio! And now The JESUS Film Project too! Over 25,000 Five-Star ratings! READ the Bible, LISTEN to the Bible, and SEE the Bible as never before with anyone in the world.”

2. Logos Bible Software (Apple App Store & Amazon App Store): “the most powerful Bible study tools in the world right in the palm of your hand. Immediately you will gain access to over 40 free Bibles from http://biblia.com, including ESV, NASB, HCSB, NKJV, NLT, KJV and more.”

3. Daily Bible (Google Play): “Mobile Bible with daily Bible verse, easy search and daily Bible devotional. DailyBible is the most liked Bible app on Android.”

4. Olive Tree BibleReader (Amazon Appstore): “BibleReader is an great way to read and study the Bible. Write a note, highlight, and bookmark your favorite passages, and then back up or sync them to another device with Olive Tree’s free cloud backup service. With split-screen viewing and advanced search, BibleReader is a powerful Bible study aid. Installing BibleReader will also give you immediate access to download more than 100 free titles, and over 600 popular Bible study products can be easily purchased from within the application.”

5. Bible Gateway App (Apple App Store): “the OFFICIAL free mobile Bible reading and study experience in association with BibleGateway.com. Our mission is to encourage Bible reading and deepen Scriptural understanding among Bible readers worldwide. We fulfill that mission by making Scripture and study texts freely available in as many languages and translations as possible, in the web browser and on the mobile device.”

6. Bible* (Apple App Store): Reader with fully formatted text and multiple versions and languages available. Navigate by book, topic, passage, search and more. Download the most popular Bible versions to use even when the Internet is unavailable.