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Signal Box Bibles For Railway Staff

Signal Box Bibles For Railway Staff

Bible Society has given 12 Bibles to signalmen and other staff on railways in Wales. The move is the continuation of fulfilling a legacy that dates back 143 years.

Thousands pack Trafalgar Square to see dramatic performance of Christ's life and death

Thousands pack Trafalgar Square to see dramatic performance of Christ's life and death

Some 20,000 people packed London’s Trafalgar Square on Good Friday, to see a dramatic performance of Christ’s life and death. This year Bible Society sponsored the event.

Archbishop announced as new Bible Society Vice-President

Archbishop announced as new Bible Society Vice-President

The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has been named as a Vice-President of Bible Society. Archbishop Sentamu will serve alongside Bible Society’s president the Rt Revd and Rt Hon Richard Chartres the Bishop of London and five other vice-pre...

Bringing hope to children with cancer

Bringing hope to children with cancer

At Nicaragua’s only child cancer hospital Bible Society is bringing vital practical help and spiritual support to children and their families. Every child on the cancer wards at La Mascota hospital in Managua is offered a Bible. Bible Society in Ni...

EXPOSED 2013: Exposing Global Corruption

EXPOSED 2013: Exposing Global Corruption

EXPOSED – Shining a Light on Corruption - 14-20 October 2013 Christians around the world will raise their voices together in a united response against corruption in 2013.

Anthropologist studies our Bible tribe

Anthropologist studies our Bible tribe

Bible Society’s work in England and Wales has been at the centre of a research project. Dr Matthew Engelke, a specialist in the anthropology of religion at the London School of Economics, began the study in 2006

First poll of Christians across Britain finds 56% think the St Paul's protestors should be allowed to stay

First poll of Christians across Britain finds 56% think the St Paul's protestors should be allowed to stay

As the bailiffs move in to evict Occupy London protestors, Bible Society has conducted the first poll of Christians since the protests began.

Thanks to Bible Societies, Haitian Bible Society distributes 'more than 100,000 Bibles'

Thanks to Bible Societies, Haitian Bible Society distributes 'more than 100,000 Bibles'

The Haitian Bible Society says its been able to get more than 100,00 thousand Bibles and 20,000 New Testaments to people following an appeal for help after the earthquake two years ago.

Bible is Norway's best-selling book

Bible is Norway's best-selling book

The Bible has hit the top of Norway’s best-selling book lists, after the launch of a new translation in the autumn.

What can I do for you? Bible Society launches 2011 Christmas Campaign

What can I do for you? Bible Society launches 2011 Christmas Campaign

This Christmas, Bible Society is asking everyone to take part in a new campaign called: ‘What can I do for you?”

Schools and churches take a fresh look at Christmas with Nativity resources from Bible Society

Schools and churches take a fresh look at Christmas with Nativity resources from Bible Society

A year after the success of the BBC TV drama the nativity, a Bible Society initiative, using the film, is set to get school children and church groups taking a fresh look at the story that lies at the heart of Christmas festivities.

The People's Bible is completed and the UK tour ends at Westminster Abbey

The People's Bible is completed and the UK tour ends at Westminster Abbey

The world’s first digital, handwritten Bible has been completed. Over the last 5 months, the People’s Bible tour has visited 202 towns, cities and villages across Great Britain and travelled over 17,000 thousand miles,

The importance of remembrance

The importance of remembrance

Today at 11am, we at Bible Society – like millions of people throughout the country – stopped work and gathered together for two minutes silence to remember those who have died in the line of duty.

'Whatsoever things are true' - along with over 20,000 people the Prime Minister writes verses for The People's Bible

'Whatsoever things are true' - along with over 20,000 people the Prime Minister writes verses for The People's Bible

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, has written his chosen two verses from the book of Philippians for The People’s Bible project. The Prime Minster chose his verses from Philippians 4: 8-9.

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