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Psalm 91 | Responding to fears in the face of uncertainty

To encourage people, we created this video of CBS staff and family reciting the powerful words of Psalm 91. In the promise of God's protection, we find hope. And this Psalm, in particular, has been a source of comfort and peace for many believers: Psalm 91 91 He who dwells in the shelter of the Most…
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Top Reasons People Don’t Study the Bible

Have you ever resolved to read the Bible more? Maybe you are determined to read some verses every day or read the whole book, each and every word. But then, we falter. Fall out of the daily rhythm. And then give up entirely. At the Canadian Bible Society we’re in the people-reading-the-Bible business, so we…
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Letter to the CBS family

Dear CBS family, Some church traditions don’t identify Easter as only a day but as a season which includes a number of celebrations. I have been thinking about what it means to live in the power of the resurrection. The resurrection of Christ was a disorienting time for the disciples. Though Jesus had spoken about…
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5 Reasons to Get Excited About The Bible Course

There are many Bible courses. And most of them are very good. So why have we launched The Bible Course in Canada? And why do we think you should be excited about The Bible Course? Here are the Top 5 reasons: 1. It works! We asked people across Canada to try it out. Pilot groups…
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We Are Anxious and Christ Is Lord

A Message from CBS' Executive Director about COVID-19 As I write, I find myself astounded at the speed with which the COVID-19 pandemic is unfolding. Times like this generate widespread fear and anxiety, a crisis to meet with faith and hope. You and I may never have been through something quite like this, but God…
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COVID19: Bookstores and Resource Centres Updates

Dear Friends, As we continue to monitor the public health advisories being issued to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we would like to assure you that we are making the health and well-being of our customers a top priority. Latest updates on our bookstores and resource centres: The Toronto bookstore is open…
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Become A Bible Course Influencer

This Spring, CBS will be launching The Bible Course: an eight-session course designed for individuals or groups (large or small) that are new to or familiar with the Bible. Click here to learn more about the course. In the meantime, if you have an audience that would be interested in The Bible Course and other…
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The Bible Course is on its way!

After enabling thousands of people across the UK and other parts of the world to grow in their understanding of the Bible, The Bible Course is now coming to Canada! Presented by the Canadian Bible Society, this eight-session course explores how key events, books, and characters in the Bible fit together as part of one BIG story — and this is accomplished through engaging video teachings, accompanied by…
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A Special Christmas Greeting from Rupen Das

Dear Friend, As we enter the Advent season, we are reminded that we are in a season of expectant waiting. Listen to this story of Simeon and the message at the end of the story and you will find that in our waiting God is present. In fact, He is with us as he promised…
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