Written by HarperCollins Christian Publishing, Inc.
Latest Version: 6.5.4
Rated 5/5 By 12,093 People
What does Bible Study do? 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.
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
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.
SPLIT-SCREEN BIBLE STUDY
The split-screen view allows you to open two books at once to compare Bible translations, view your study notes while you read the Bible, or follow along with a commentary while you study Scripture.
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
HUNDREDS OF BIBLE STUDY RESOURCES
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.
POPULAR BIBLE VERSIONS
* NIV, NKJV, ESV, NLT, NASB, The Message, Amplified, HCSB, NCV, Complete Jewish Bible, JPS Tanakh
* Best-selling study Bibles: ESV Study Bible, NLT Study Bible, NIV Study Notes, and more
* Bibles with deuterocanonical books: NABre, NRSV and RSV
* Non-English Bibles: Reina-Valera, Traduccion en lenguaje actual, Dios Habla Hoy , Luther Bibel 1984,
Schlachter, and Elberfelder, Louis Segond, and more.
* Original language Bibles: Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia (Hebrew Old Testament), Greek New
Testament (NA27), UBS-4, Septuaginta
* Strong's Dictionaries, and KJV and NASB with Strong's Numbers
* Commentaries and Study Tools: Dake’s Study Notes, Jamieson, Fausset and Brown (FREE); Matthew
Henry's Concise Commentary (FREE); Expositor’s Bible Commentary; Vine’s Expository Dictionary
Download and Install Bible Study
Intel, 64-bit processor, OS X 10.7 or later.
If you want to download the software on your pc or mac, you could either first visit the Mac store or Windows AppStore and search for the app OR you can easily use any of the download links we provided above under the "Download and Install" header section to download the application
Yes. The app is 100 percent (100%) safe to download and Install. Our download links are from safe sources and are frequently virus scanned to protect you
Great for International Travel!
I travel a lot for my job and was looking for a digital Bible so I would not have to carry one in my bag. However, I’m an interactive reader, so I needed a digital version that would do more than YouVersion. I want to be able to highlight, underline, make notes—just like a paper Bible. The Olive Tree app not only allows me to do all that, but I can also create my own color coding system so I can underline verbs in read, highlight Kingdom words in purple, and mark significant passsages in yellow highlighter, for example. Then I discovered I can make in-app purchases to expand my digital library little by little. I took advantage of some of their sales and got the Interlinear Bible and some commentaries so that all I have to do is click on a word to do a word study or click and learn more about a passage. This makes studying the Bible super convenient, and it goes with me everywhere I go! I can access it on my laptop, my phone, and ipad, and the sync feature means my highlights and notes appear on each device. I’ve started reading my Bible daily on my phone or laptop and no longer carry a paper copy. The Word is always with me! Love it.
Good but needs a refresh… STILL.
Its been nearly 18 months and no update for the MAC/PC version? Love the app its just that the improvements seem to be a bit slow in coming at present. The ios version is stellar these days - the Mac version is good but could use a bit of a refresh maybe.
UPDATE - Still no real change in the MAC version to date. In particular, when I change verses, the resource window is slow to respond. Also, if I search for a word or phrase, there should be a way to move that search to the main window but instead I have to retype the reference in on the main window. The non iOS version just isnt as elegant and smooth to use as its mobile counterpart. I use my MacBook and my iPads evenly so theres a clear distinction on UI, ease of use between them. Love the iOS version and tolerate the MAC version at the moment. Hoping for a refresh soon.
UPDATE TO THE UPDATE - STILL STILL no real change. It’s functional enough but the same issue continues: You do a search and its a side window thing! Changing versions, using the resource guide etc. are all MAIN window functions predominately but the minute you do a search you have this wrangling to do if you want to research deeper. Just feels convoluted. I’d switch to a different app but I’m heavily invested in their ios versions so here I stay, for the meantime.
Good needs some tweaks
I have used this app daily for a couple of months. And for the most part it is great, especially because it is free and one doesn’t have to pay to use the standard features. I like the choice of free bibles so I can compare translations.I enjoy the addition of non-biblical texts that are linked to the scriptures - no more sitting with two books trying to find the references - so I no longer have the tendency to skip the reference and am understanding more. Good search feature. Nice book sales regularly. Thanks for the ‘reading plans’. I recommend this to anyone looking for a digital bible.
A few tweaks I’d like to see - 1. being able to highlight more than one verse at a time and have them remain together rather than as individual verses. 2. to highlight a portion of a verse and have it show up in all my bibles as highlighted. 3. Sometimes I just lose parts of the bible - ex, the other day everything after Matt 16 was gone and as I scrolled down to try to get to Matt 17 the program shut down. rebooting didn’t help that day but the next the entire book was back. This has happened several times in various books.
I haven’t used this app to its fullest capacity yet and I look forward getting to know it better.
This is the best Bible App on the market!
I have tried and owned many Bible apps and most of them have found their way out of my screen. Not that those apps weren’t providing the Word of God, but they kept changing and not always for the good. I wanted a quick and easy access to what I need to look up and also cross-reference my notes as best as possible.
Bible Study not only kept improving but it has been excelent from the beginning. All my highlighted passages stay highlighted across all versions and languages I often go through. KJV with Strong’s is my day-to-day go-to version and delivers perfectly along with the Greek NT: Scrivener 1894 Textus Receptus. The Resource Guide built into the app is incredibly useful tool which also can serve as a parallel Bible where you could read two versions/languages at once! Best part is I can sit on my computer, open the desktop app and study and learn there, highlight passages, write notes, then hit Save and all gets synchronized accross all devices.
I highly recommend to anyone who wants to have a stable and unchanging only growing and improving resource. God Bless!