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The Bible and the President

The Bible and the President

A picture of the Bible has flashed all around the world. It’s on every news channel and in every newspaper. As an organisation devoted to distributing and promoting the Bible, we might be expected to be happy about that. But we’re not.

Open to all: National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast 2020

Open to all: National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast 2020

The National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast in Westminster Hall has become a fixture in Parliament’s timetable, but until now numbers have always been limited. However, because of the coronavirus pandemic, this year the event will be held online ...

The Bible and Mental Health: Clinging to God

The Bible and Mental Health: Clinging to God

Darkness is my only companion. Psalm 88.18 (GNB) Old Testament psalms that start off with conflict or lament usually end on a note of hope or even triumph. Psalm 88 breaks the mould; there’s no silver lining.

World Meditation Day

World Meditation Day

The last few months have been very strange: for many of us life has got much more stressful, while others of us have had the opposite experience.

Bible Society in Jordan given special permission to deliver supplies

Bible Society in Jordan given special permission to deliver supplies

Bibles and food were distributed to needy families in Jordan by a Bible Society team given special permission by the government to bypass a coronavirus lockdown in April.

The Bible and Mental Health: Burnout

The Bible and Mental Health: Burnout

If you’ve ever worked out on a resistance machine, you’ll know the feeling of doing fine for a number of repeats before the weights seem to be getting heavier and heavier, until suddenly you can’t carry on.

The Bible and Mental Health: Separation

The Bible and Mental Health: Separation

God did not create us as loners. Ask anyone going through homesickness, bereavement or lover’s grief. The Bible records a moving incident in the mission of the apostle Paul as he says a final farewell to the leaders of the church in Ephesus...

The Bible and Mental Health: Mindfulness

The Bible and Mental Health: Mindfulness

The message and imagery are so compelling, it is easy to miss the fact that Jesus is encouraging his listeners to observe nature. 

Psalm 23 Garden – How you can enjoy the Virtual Chelsea Flower Show

Psalm 23 Garden – How you can enjoy the Virtual Chelsea Flower Show

The Psalm 23 Garden’s designer, Sarah Eberle, is among the stars of this week’s Virtual Chelsea Flower Show

The Bible and Mental Health: Anxiety

The Bible and Mental Health: Anxiety

Few things affect people’s mental health as badly as anxiety. Though it may show in more ways than one, anxiety is essentially about losing control. Jesus knew this.

RHS announces virtual Chelsea Flower Show

RHS announces virtual Chelsea Flower Show

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) has announced it will be holding a virtual Chelsea Flower Show online between 18 and 23 May, the dates originally marked for the world-famous Show. 

My Bible and the pandemic

My Bible and the pandemic

For the last three years Hazel Southam has been gathering people’s accounts of how the Bible has helped and encouraged them. Now she wants to hear how the Bible is speaking to you during the pandemic.

Bibles bring joy to children in Malawi

Bibles bring joy to children in Malawi

Before the Covid-19 pandemic, Alan Kember visited the Bible Society of Malawi. Here he brings us the good news of how children at a Sunday school are thrilled to have received Bibles through your kind giving.

Bible printing increasing to full capacity in China as nation begins recovery from Covid-19

Bible printing increasing to full capacity in China as nation begins recovery from Covid-19

Bible production is moving back to full speed in China as people start returning to work with the threat of the coronavirus receding.

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