What's New

Bug fixes for iOS 8.1

App Description

Welcome to the most-feature rich Bible app available.

"I really can’t imagine what more a Bible app could possibly contain." - Karen Freeman (www.AppAdvice.com)

"I'm truly impressed by this app with its many features. Not only does it bring to you the complete holy scripture in an easy to navigate fashion, but the other features stand out, too. The timeline is very neat and helpful as are the other features. Thx for this gem!" - AppStore review by D. Hoffman


The Bible Made Easy - With 150 million copies sold, the Good News Bible is the most popular easy-to-read Bible translation – now available as an immersive, colourful and interactive iPhone/iPad app!

This app developed by Trellisys.net and HarperCollins includes the FULL text of the New Life Good News Bible and stands out as the first Bible translation to be both easy to read and authoritative. In this full colour interactive app edition you can easily select verses or search by keywords, add notes and bookmark favourite passages within the Old and New Testament.

This app is also packed with added extras, including a scrolling illustrated Timeline of the bible, a Who’s Who guide for over 50 central figures, 60+ fun quizzes to test your knowledge, inspirational passages to post to facebook, an introductory reading plan and a comprehensive dictionary of the Bible to clarify terms used.

We hope you enjoy it.

• Complete Good News Bible text
• Verse selector
• Bible Dictionary explaining over 1800 terms
• Search the Entire Bible
• Add Notes & Bookmarks
• Reading plan
• Scrolling illustrated timeline
• 52 Who’s Who Profiles
• Bible Maps
• Fun Quizzes on central figures and themes
• Quick access - Prayers from the bible
• Quick access - Miracles of Jesus
• Quick access – Parables of Jesus
• Quick access - Passages for occasions
• Quick access – Passages to soothe and inspire
• Quick access - Life issues explained
• Post to facebook

This is a UNIVERSAL BINARY. Compatible with both the iPhone and iPad.

[ NOTE: The Good News Bible app is currently available ONLY in English ]

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • August 11, 2011 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $2.99
  • August 17, 2011 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • February 08, 2012 New version 1.5
  • December 21, 2012 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $2.99
  • November 11, 2013 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • December 18, 2013 New version 1.6
  • December 25, 2013 New version 1.7
  • March 16, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $3.99
  • December 12, 2014 New version 1.8