Open Bible Stories

Open Bible Stories are a set of 50 key stories covering Creation to Revelation that are suitable for evangelism and discipleship. They are available in text, audio, and video on mobile or desktop. You can view or download Open Bible Stories for free in English on this page. For other languages, please go to Open Bible Stories and search for the desired language.

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Published on August 26, 2015

1. The Creation
2. Sin Enters the World
3. The Flood
4. God’s Covenant with Abraham
5. The Son of Promise
6. God Provides for Isaac
7. God Blesses Jacob
8. God Saves Joseph and His Family
9. God Calls Moses
10. The Ten Plagues
11. The Passover
12. The Exodus
13. God’s Covenant with Israel
14. Wandering in the Wilderness
15. The Promised Land
16. The Deliverers
17. God’s Covenant with David
18. The Divided Kingdom
19. The Prophets
20. The Exile and Return
21. God Promises the Messiah
22. The Birth of John
23. The Birth of Jesus
24. John Baptizes Jesus
25. Satan Tempts Jesus
26. Jesus Starts His Ministry
27. The Story of the Good Samaritan
28. The Rich Young Ruler
29. The Story of the Unmerciful Servant
30. Jesus Feeds Five Thousand People
31. Jesus Walks on Water
32. Jesus Heals a Demon-Possessed Man & a Sick Woman
33. The Story of the Farmer
34. Jesus Teaches Other Stories
35. The Story of the Compassionate Father
36. The Transfiguration
37. Jesus Raises Lazarus from the Dead
38. Jesus Is Betrayed
39. Jesus Is Put on Trial
40. Jesus Is Crucified
41. God Raises Jesus from the Dead
42. Jesus Returns to Heaven
43. The Church Begins
44. Peter and John Heal a Beggar
45. Stephen and Philip
46. Paul Becomes a Christian
47. Paul and Silas in Philippi
48. Jesus Is the Promised Messiah
49. God’s New Covenant
50. Jesus Returns
Bible Translations

We have developed two translations of the Bible specifically to create a free open-licensed Bible to be distributed as widely as possible and to be freely available for translation.

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Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy
Joshua
Judges
Ruth
1 Samuel
2 Samuel
1 Kings
2 Kings
1 Chronicles
2 Chronicles
Ezra
Nehemiah
Esther
Job
Psalms
Proverbs
Ecclesiastes
Song of Solomon
Isaiah
Jeremiah
Lamentations
Ezekiel
Daniel
Hosea
Joel
Amos
Obadiah
Jonah
Micah
Nahum
Habakkuk
Zephaniah
Haggai
Zechariah
Malachi
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John
Acts
Romans
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians
Philippians
Colossians
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
3 John
Jude
Revelation
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Unlocked Dynamic Bible
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy
Joshua
Judges
Ruth
1 Samuel
2 Samuel
1 Kings
2 Kings
1 Chronicles
2 Chronicles
Ezra
Nehemiah
Esther
Job
Psalms
Proverbs
Ecclesiastes
Song of Solomon
Isaiah
Jeremiah
Lamentations
Ezekiel
Daniel
Hosea
Joel
Amos
Obadiah
Jonah
Micah
Nahum
Habakkuk
Zephaniah
Haggai
Zechariah
Malachi
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John
Acts
Romans
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians
Philippians
Colossians
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
3 John
Jude
Revelation
Translation Resources

unfoldingWord has developed a suite of translation resources that are freely available to anyone who wants to translate the Bible in their own language. These resources comprise of three parts: translationNotes, translationWords and translationQuestions. We are also currently developing translationAcademy.

translationWords
translationWords
translationNotes
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy
Joshua
Judges
Ruth
1 Samuel
2 Samuel
1 Kings
2 Kings
1 Chronicles
2 Chronicles
Ezra
Nehemiah
Esther
Job
Psalms
Proverbs
Ecclesiastes
Song of Solomon
Isaiah
Jeremiah
Lamentations
Ezekiel
Daniel
Hosea
Joel
Amos
Obadiah
Jonah
Micah
Nahum
Habakkuk
Zephaniah
Haggai
Zechariah
Malachi
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John
Acts
Romans
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians
Philippians
Colossians
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
3 John
Jude
Revelation
translationQuestions
translationQuestions
Genesis
Exodus
Leviticus
Numbers
Deuteronomy
Joshua
Judges
Ruth
1 Samuel
2 Samuel
1 Kings
2 Kings
1 Chronicles
2 Chronicles
Ezra
Nehemiah
Esther
Job
Psalms
Proverbs
Ecclesiastes
Song of Solomon
Isaiah
Jeremiah
Lamentations
Ezekiel
Daniel
Hosea
Joel
Amos
Obadiah
Jonah
Micah
Nahum
Habakkuk
Zephaniah
Haggai
Zechariah
Malachi
Matthew
Mark
Luke
John
Acts
Romans
1 Corinthians
2 Corinthians
Galatians
Ephesians
Philippians
Colossians
1 Thessalonians
2 Thessalonians
1 Timothy
2 Timothy
Titus
Philemon
Hebrews
James
1 Peter
2 Peter
1 John
2 John
3 John
Jude
Revelation