300 million people using popular Bible app

Fri 22 Dec 2017
By Tola Mbakwe

YouVersion has announced that its Bible app has now been installed more than 300 million times.


The app allows users to read the Bible, share verses with their social networks and bookmark their favourite passages.

So far 17.7 million chapters have been read, 39 million Bile plans completed, 120 million verse images created and 222 million verses shared.

This is the Bible verse that was shared, bookmarked, and highlighted most often by the global Bible App community during 2017 is Joshua 1:9 "This is my command-be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go."

The Bible App offers Bible text in 1,635 versions, representing 1,171 languages.

Use of the app has grown the most in Angola with a 733 per cent increase.

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