Below you will find a wide variety of useful Bible study resources and helpful websites:
Bible.com offers comprehensive Bible search tools with several contemporary versions of the Bible and a number of foreign language translations. The site is packed with Christian resources such as a daily devotional, a reading plan, a prayer room, newsletters, and a kid's section with music, videos, games and books. One unique feature of this site is the "Bible Answers" section providing biblically based answers to common questions, complete with a topical or keyword search.
Biblearc.com is a web-based program that can aid you in your exegesis by graphically representing the author's flow of thought. Biblearc.com was rebuilt from the ground up into an entire suite of Bible study tools to help you carefully handle God's Word! The site works as a framework in which you can create and arrange as many modules as you like in tabs and columns for each new study.
BibleGateway is a tool for reading and researching scripture online -- all in the language or translation of your choice! It provides advanced searching capabilities, which allow readers to find and compare particular passages in scripture based on keywords, phrases, or scripture reference. You can view a complete list of available Bible versions and translations and also access other great features like a Verse of the Day widget, Bible commentaries, audio Bibles, and more.
Biblestudytools.com is the largest free online Bible website for verse search and in-depth studies. Search Bible verses using over 39 different versions, concordances, commentaries and Bible dictionaries and encyclopedias as well as personalized Bible study tools that allow you to highlight and bookmark favorite verses and save study notes.
Bible Hub Online Parallel Bible, search and study tools including parallel texts, cross references, Treasury of Scripture, and commentaries. This site provides quick access to topical studies, interlinears, sermons, Strong's and many more resources.
This site is a production of the Online Parallel Bible Project. This project is privately owned and supported for the express purpose of sharing Bible study tools online. Most of their work is done by volunteers with an interest in using their technological skills to this end. Their mission is to:
1) Increase the visibility and accessibility of the Scriptures online.
2) Provide free access to Bible study tools in many languages (48 currently).
3) Promote the Gospel of Christ through the learning, study and application of God's Word.
BibleSprout.com is your guide to the top Christian Bible study resources on the web. Their focus is to provide the best information about Christianity by compiling valuable biblical content in the form of Bible questions, study resources, blog articles, and more. The goal of Bible Sprout is that users will have answers to the questions that the world will ask them, thereby helping people grow in their faith.
BlueLetterBible.org BlueLetterBible.org is a continuously updated interactive reference library from the teachings and commentaries of selected pastors and teachers who hold to the historical Christian faith. The site features a multi-faceted search engine, modern-day written and audio-video commentaries, a long list of study tools, images, maps and devotionals. If you thought Bible study would be boring, try this site for a change of pace. BlueLetterBible.org offers over twenty Bible commentaries, including the notes of Sir Isaac Newton, charts and outlines, Biblical timelines, devotionals, audio and video sermons from 32 speakers, Bible images, maps, Bible reading plans and multiple Bible versions.
From humble beginnings in the late 70s, to today's leading resource for Christian goods, Christian Book Distributors continues to provide an enormous selection at an excellent value, with strong customer service and support. Learn more about the Hendrickson family, CBD's catalogs and website, staff and facilities when you visit this site.
Christian Research Institute
The Christian Research Institute exists to provide Christians worldwide with carefully researched information and well-reasoned answers that encourage them in their faith and equip them to intelligently represent it to people influenced by ideas and teachings that assault or undermine orthodox, biblical Christianity. Home to Hank Hanegraafe, "The Bible Answer Man."
ChurchGrowth.org offers free Spiritual Gifts Inventory with a personalized analysis. Not a test, but a simple questionnaire giving you a profile of your God-given spiritual gifts.
Discipleship Journal has three different Bible reading plans available. Please read to find the one that may best fit your needs. All three can be started at any time during the year!
This site is a treasure chest. Seriously. Decades of sermons, articles and even free books. There are over 50 books by John Piper and other authors that are free to download. A wonderful go-to place when studying something and wanting to hear a specific good teaching on the subject. If you are wondering about how to interpret a particular passage, you can look up the passage by reference and find tons of resources.
This resource has the best interface of any of the Bible study websites. It’s clean, makes excellent use of the screen, and very easy to use. You can create your own parallel Bible from five of the most popular translations and even add parallel commentaries. Very impressive!! You can check out a very informative video about eBible.com here.
Gospelproject.com is a Bible study resource that invites adults, students, and kids of all ages to dive deeply into God’s story of redemption through Jesus Christ. In every lesson, participants are immersed in the gospel and learn how when the gospel works on them, they become a part of the story, too - the very hands and feet in God’s gospel project.
Do you have a question about God, Jesus, the Bible, or theology? Have you ever needed help understanding a Bible verse or passage? Are there spiritual issues in your life for which you need advice or counsel? With over 3,300 answers to frequently asked Bible questions published online, approximately 75% of the questions we are asked can be found on this site.
Insight for Living
Insight for Living is the Bible-teaching Ministry of Charles R. Swindol, and is committed to excellence in communicating the truths of Scripture and the person of Jesus Christ in an accurate, clear, and practical manner, so that people will come to an understanding of God’s plan for their lives, as well as their significant role as authentic Christians in a needy, hostile, and desperate world.
The mission of In Touch Ministries, is to lead people worldwide into a growing relationship with Jesus Christ and to strengthen the local church. They remain committed to advancing the gospel from person to person and place to place as quickly, clearly, and irresistibly as possible. Dr. Charles Stanley, founder of In Touch Ministries, says that his motivation is best represented by the truth found in Acts 20:24, “Life is worth nothing unless I use it for doing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus—the work of telling others the Good News about God's mighty kindness and love.” This is because, as he says, “It is the Word of God and the work of God that changes people’s lives.”
Logos.com offers, "The world’s premier Bible study software," along with an entire line of resources for Christian living: the Faithlife Study Bible (the world’s most advanced study Bible), Faithlife.com (an online community that connects Christians from all around the world), Proclaim (a cloud-based church presentation tool), Vyrso (an electronic reading application), and many more tools that complement your faith.
MyStudyBible is a robust online Bible study tool with lots of solid features and good looks primarily using the The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB). The HCSB Study Bible has been carefully developed and designed for Bible readers with more than 15,000 study notes, 290 word studies, 141 photographs, 62 timelines, 59 maps, 24 articles, 16 illustrations and reconstructions, 15 charts, 3 Bible reading plans, and more. All this and word study, dictionary, commentary, footnote tools as well as many other options and optional personalizations. Simply put - a great suite of Bible study tools!
NETBible.org offers a wide range of online Bible study and research tools, integrating searchable text, commentaries, articles, notes, a dictionary, word studies, interlinear text in Hebrew and Greek, and Strong's Concordance linked terms. NETBible.org also features eight major translations including the NET Bible.
This site is especially helpful if you are looking for commentary on a specific verse.
SearchGodsWord.org is a handy and easy-to-use online Bible search tool with a very unique feature - it provides study resources right in your search. As you look up a particular verse, a list of links to commentaries, study notes and devotionals appears to the left of the passage for convenient, instant access. The site also offers daily Bible reading plans, Christian history, commentaries, dictionaries, concordances, encyclopedias, lexicons and sermon essentials.
On this site you will find a large collection of online Bible study tools and resources, including advanced search tools. The site claims to have more Bible commentaries, encyclopedias, dictionaries, parallel Bibles, interlinear Bibles, and original language tools than any other website on the Internet. One of its unique features is the "Today in Christian History" section.
This is like Wikipedia, but all about the Bible, theology and the history of Christianity. From the site: “Theopedia is a growing online encyclopedia of biblical Christianity. Theopedia uses wiki technology, which is essentially a community-driven, information-management system.”