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The Big “F” at Bike for Bibles

The Canadian Bible Society concluded its annual cycling event, Bike for Bibles, with the last ride in September. This year, about 150 cyclists across Canada participated in one-day and multi-day rides to raise over $50,000 for the Bible-based HIV/AIDS awareness program, the Good Samaritan. Bike for Bibles is not just a fundraising event, it is also…
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Help a Lost Bible Find Its Way Home

The Canadian Bible Society is partnering with the Fellowship of Christian Peace Officers – Canada (FCPO) to seek the public’s assistance to help a lost Bible find its way home. The Bible in question looks like it has been dearly loved and when it came into the possession of a FCPO member, he was deeply…
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Youth Questions

The Bible Society of Australia has recently released a new youth ministry blog. In one, they discuss the importance of encouraging youth to ask questions, with comments like this: Throughout scripture we get the picture that asking hard questions of God, and wrestling with the tension and challenges of following Christ is actually a part of…
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The Keep It Real Bible Project

The Canadian Bible Society has helped "Keep It Real" Bibles, using the Contemporary English Version (CEV) text, in partnership with Youth Unlimited. Learn more about it in the video below: #mc_embed_signup{clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; } /* Add your own MailChimp form style overrides in your site stylesheet or in this style block. We recommend moving this…
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Video: CBS Story

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him." (John 3.16-17 ESV) Love is in…
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Video: Digital Bible Library

A new video is available about the Digital Bible Library™. The Digital Bible Library™ is an ever growing, secure yet accessible, collection of quality Bible translations. The library provides standardized digital Scripture texts, all in one central location. In using translations from this library, the creators of websites and applications for mobile devices can develop…
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Pursue Bible reading intentionally!

In 2013, the Canadian Bible Forum engaged Angus Reid Strategies to undertake the Canadian Bible Engagement Study. The findings were not very encouraging. Some results — Weekly Bible reading has fallen by half since 1996. Only 18% of Canadians strongly agree the Bible is the Word of God, down from 35% in 1996. About 1…
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