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King James Bible £2 coins selling for more than face value

King James Bible £2 coins selling for more than face value

Check your change! Did you know that the King James Bible £2 coins are now worth more than 200 pennies? 

Mission to Wales

Mission to Wales

We've been working with New Wine Cymru to support their mission to the people of Wales. Rachel Rounds met the team on the streets of Cardiff.

Where we'll be this summer

Where we'll be this summer

We're looking forward to being out and at about at camps and festivals this summer. Find out where we'll be.

Q&A with Pete Greig

Q&A with Pete Greig

We caught up with Pete Greig to talk whether it's really necessary to pray in the middle of the night, praying in public and what it means to be the answer to your own prayers.

China’s pastor crisis

China’s pastor crisis

It’s 4 am and still dark in the small town of Luhe in central China. The town is asleep, but Revd Liu Xiaofan is awake. Every day for the last 35 years, he’s risen at this time.

The incredible impact of 40 years of support

The incredible impact of 40 years of support

My time as Chief Executive at Bible Society is measured in months, not years. However, even in this short time I feel privileged to be associated with such an amazing work.

Feeding 5,000 in Hull

Feeding 5,000 in Hull

We supported Feeding 5000: An every day miracle. The re-creation of the famous Bible story Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand turned into a massive picnic in Hull's Queen's Gardens.

Bible a month turns 40

Bible a month turns 40

Bible a Month, our scheme for supporters to give a Bible, month after month, is celebrating 40 years.

QUIZ: How biblical is your dad?

QUIZ: How biblical is your dad?

Does your dad call you by your brother's name? Dislike your friends? Take our test to find out how much your dad reflects the dads of the Bible.

Abdul met Jesus in a dream

Abdul met Jesus in a dream

Abdul met Jesus in a dream. Now he forgets he's in a detention centre when he reads the Bible.

Ani's story

Ani's story

Ani lives in constant uncertainty about his future. He believes only God can sustain him.

The one thing giving a desperate man hope

The one thing giving a desperate man hope

Despite a fatwah against him, Tan is being deported to Pakistan. His situation feels hopeless but the Bible means he's no longer worried.

Last port of call: the chaplain giving people hope before they're deported

Last port of call: the chaplain giving people hope before they're deported

Revd Patrick Wright is one of the chaplains at Heathrow’s Immigration Removal Centre where roughly 1,000 people are awaiting news of when and if they will be deported from the UK.

Igor's story

Igor's story

Igor is discovering Christianity for the first time through Bible studies at Heathrow's Immigration Removal Centre.

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