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Can you name these biblical mums?

Can you name these biblical mums?

On 26 March we'll be celebrating our mums on Mothering Sunday. But can you name these 10 mums in the Bible?

Five thousand children hear Bible story re-told in song drama and music

Five thousand children hear Bible story re-told in song drama and music

This was Prom Praise for Schools, supported by Bible Society. The children, from 56 primary schools across London and nearby counties, were at the Royal Albert Hall for a unique exploration of the Bible story, The Lost Son.

Why I'm training to be a pastor in China

Why I'm training to be a pastor in China

Xie Rongbin, 28, is training to be a pastor in China, where there is currently only one trained minster to 6,700 Christians. He told us what motivates him and how to avoid writing boring sermons.

The surprising ambiguity of the wilderness

The surprising ambiguity of the wilderness

Thought the wilderness was just a place of desolation? Think again. Paula Gooder reflects on the ‘great and terrible’ nature of the wilderness.

How one amazing women turned her life around

How one amazing women turned her life around

Kausar knows how it feels to be marginalised but she overcame.

How the Bible went from banned book to bestseller

How the Bible went from banned book to bestseller

With China’s Cultural Revolution in 1966, came an end to religious freedom. The Bible was banned. But now it's one of China's bestsellers.

On journeying into the wilderness and Lent

On journeying into the wilderness and Lent

Lent can, if we let it, summon us from the safe harbours of our lives into a wide expanse of existence. Are you ready to journey into the wilderness this Lent?

Ministry in the midst of danger

Ministry in the midst of danger

Running Bible Society in Pakistan is a risky business, but it doesn't stop Anthony Lamuel. Find out how he's sharing God's work and strengthening the Church in a place where Christians are a persecuted minority. 

How the Bible moved this young man from witchcraft to Christ

How the Bible moved this young man from witchcraft to Christ

From a life of witchcraft and crime to a relationship with Jesus thanks to the Good Samaritan programme.

6 ways we're helping young people in Africa build their future

6 ways we're helping young people in Africa build their future

Many youth are growing up without education, opportunities or hope for their future. Here are six ways we're reaching out to Africa's young people to help them build a future...

Harry Lighton wins Bible based film competition

Harry Lighton wins Bible based film competition

Harry Lighton, from Portsmouth, has won Pitch film competition.

Good news from Syria

Good news from Syria

In December, we asked you to pray for our team member in Aleppo, who have been faithfully serving the people of Syria despite constant danger. Thanks for your prayers! We're happy to say we have good news from Syria.

New ‘Live the Bible’ initiative in Wales

New ‘Live the Bible’ initiative in Wales

The new year welcomes the launch of ‘Byw y Beibl’ (Live the Bible), a new campaign by Bible Society Wales, Y Cyngor Ysgolion Sul (The Sunday School’s Council) and Gobaith i Gymru (Hope for Wales) to encourage reading the Bible in Welsh.

Top 10 moments of 2016

Top 10 moments of 2016

What a year! Here are some the best ways we've brought the Bible to life in 2016.

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