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The Message Bible+

The Message Bible+

       iOS Universal

Designed for deeper Bible study, join over 4 million users on “The Bible Study App.” Learn from great scholars through thousands of resources including commentaries, maps, and dictionaries all available off-line. If you like to highlight Bible verses, take notes, bookmark passages and have everything sync to all your devices, then this is your Bible Study App.

Get into Bible reading in a new way with The Message®, a paraphrase of traditional Biblical writings. This translation uses none of the rigidly proper language of other translations—it feels like you’re reading a letter from a family member or an old friend. The language is simple but not simplistic, which makes it easier for you to apply your reading to your personal life. If you already have a Bible, The Message® is not meant to replace, but complement it in a refreshing way. If you don’t own a Bible, consider using The Message® alongside one of our other Bibles as an accessible introduction to God’s love for you.

OVER 4 MILLION HAPPY BIBLE+ USERS
"I highly recommend you give Bible+ a try." - ZDNet.com
"I feel confident investing in Bible+." - About.com
"I love this app! The direct linking to reference material, notes, bookmarks, etc. makes this even better than my favorite printed bible." - iPad user

CLOUD SYNC
Sync your Bible study resources, bookmarks, notes, Scripture verse highlights, and book ribbons between any device with Bible+.
POWERFUL RESOURCE GUIDE
With our one-of-a-kind Resource Guide, you can perform powerful searches through your entire Library of Bibles, Bible commentaries, Bible dictionaries, and more.

OFF-LINE BIBLE STUDY
Your library, notes, highlights and all of the app features are stored on your device so that you have full functionality when you are offline or in airplane mode.

FAST VERSE NAVIGATION
With our unique 3-touch Verse Chooser, you can navigate quickly and easily to the exact Bible verse you want.

SIDE-BY-SIDE STUDY
The split-screen view allows you to open two books at once to compare Bible translations, view your study notes while you read, or follow along with a commentary while you study Scripture.

IMMERSIVE BIBLE STUDY
Remove distractions by opening your books and Bibles in full-screen and immerse yourself in the text.

PERSONAL BIBLE STUDY
* Bookmark verses
* Highlight words and passages
* Take notes that can be tied to Bible verses (like margin notes in your paper Bible)
* Organize your Library of Bible resources
* Tag anything to find it quickly later
* Leave a book ribbon on a page in order to pick up where you left off
* Select and copy text from any Bible or book in your Library

SOCIAL BIBLE STUDY
Instantly share the Bible with your friends from inside the app. Tap on a verse to share it through Twitter, Facebook or via email.

AMAZING BIBLE STUDY LIBRARY
The Olive Tree collection of Bible study resources is constantly growing and offers over a hundred FREE resources and over a thousand titles available for purchase.

BIBLE STUDY RESOURCES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE IN-APP
* NIV, NKJV, ESV, NASB, The Message, Amplified Bible, New Living Translation, HCSB, NABre, NRSV
* Best-selling study Bibles: ESV Study Bible, NLT Study Bible, NIV Study Notes, NKJV Study Notes Dake’s
Study Notes; MacArthur Study Bible with ESV
* Strong's Dictionaries, and KJV, ESV, NKJV, HCSB and NASB Bibles with Strong's Numbers
* Commentaries and Study Tools: Vine’s Expository Dictionary, Expositor’s Bible Commentary;
Olive Tree Bible Maps, Bible Knowledge Commentary, Zondervan Atlas of the Bible
* Original language Bibles: Greek New Testament: NA28 & UBS-4; Hebrew Old Testament: BHS; Greek
Old Testament: Septuaginta, LXX
* Non-English Bibles including Spanish, Portuguese, German and more: Reina-Valera, Almeida Revista e
Atualizada, Dios Habla Hoy, Luther Bibel 1984, Louis Segond, Afrikaans Bible, Indonesian Bible
AND MANY MORE!

What's new

-Added the ability to apply tags and categories when creating highlights! 
-Improved performance drawing annotations in certain scenarios
-Improved reliability of navigation when viewing Verse of the Day notifications
-Improved the usability of the Guide option in the verse menu on iPhone
-Fixed an issue where the app may quit on resume
-Fixed an issue where annotations might draw during sync when annotation display is turned off
-Fixed an issue where some old notes with custom icons might not show up in the text
-Fixed an issue where highlights might draw incorrectly in certain resources with unusual verse layouts
-Fixed an issue where products might show up in the Resource Guide after being removed from the device
-Fixed an issue where product download state might not show correctly in the Library when viewing products by category


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Last changed:
Apr 13, 2015
Category:
Reference
Developer:
HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc.
Version:
5.9.16
Size:
47.3 MB

Current Version Average Rating:
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All Versions Average Rating:
4.50 (259)
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The Message Bible+ 4.50 out of 5 based on 259 ratings.