Whether it’s to follow along at service, to read daily scripture or to use for bible study, the App Store is filled with many terrific bible apps. These apps can help you really learn more about the bible whether you are an adult or a kid. From audio to the classic Blue Letter, you are certain to find your next bible app on our best bible apps for iPad list.
The best bible apps for iPad
19 Nov 2016, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
This is arguably the most popular bible app in the world with over 180 million downloads. It’s a free app with many wonderful tools. There are over 1,000 bible versions spanning hundreds of languages. Countless reading plans that you can choose from. It has some great customization tools for your studying including highlighting and saving scripture. There’s an option for offline reading and even audio bibles for those who don’t feel like reading. Hundreds of study plans and even view video clips.
- The top bible app in the world
- A powerful set of customizable options
- Hundreds of reading plans and study plans
- 1,000 bible versions, Hundreds of languages
- Offline reading, Audio Bibles, and Videos
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This app from Tecarta is a great bible tool for all believers and students of the bible. It’s one that we have used a lot and one that you will certainly enjoy. There are numerous features that include highlighting scripture, bookmarking passages, making notes, quick navigation and more. It’s easy to search through your notes and edit them later. There’s a powerful search function for this app through the Old Testament and the New Testament. You can search via passage, name or word. A must have app for anyone who believes, studies or wants to learn more about the Holy Bible.
- Easy to use, Filled with numerous features
- Facebook and Twitter integration
- Enable or disable red-letters, Highlight passages
- Three modes including Study, Parallel, or Reading modes
- Customize the interface to your preferences
- Create, Save and Edit notes, Margin notes too
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This free bible reader provides users with the most popular bible versions that can also be downloaded for offline usage. Other features include highlighting verses in different colors, write and title your notes, backup and sync across other iDevices, follow devotional reading plans, view full format bibles, see the words of Christ in red, read footnotes, share verses with others and more. The app is easy to use and navigate. Users can save bookmarks, disable auto-lock, keep track of reading history, easily search and sort through notes, external display support and more. There are in-app purchases for different bible versions.
- Read the most popular bible versions online or offline
- Highlight verses, Save favorite verses, Share verses
- Create notes, Search through notes
- Christ’s words are in Red, Devotional reading plans
- In-app purchases for various bible versions
This app is designed to help users study the bible, grow in their understanding of scripture and to increase or develop their faith. The app features the most popular bible versions, which you will have to purchase some of them. There are 3 layers of study notes, a bible dictionary, modern and clear translations of the bible in English, a 365-day devotional plan, and over 400 images and videos. You can also share what you have learned with others via the online community or in person. Grow your faith with this app and share it with others.
- A bible study app
- 3 layers of study notes
- A bible dictionary, bible translation
- Devotional reading plan, Over 400 images and videos
- Some bible versions require an in-app purchase
The Blue Letter Bible has been around for many decades. So, it’s not a surprise that an app has come out with the same high standards. There are over 30 bible versions including audio Bibles. There are text and audio commentaries as well. Which is really a cool feature. Hebrew and Greek lexicons to help you learn the bible from its original writings. Parallel versions of the bible to compare translations and books of the bible. You really have a lot of control with this app in terms of how successful you want to be in studying the bible. There are many great tools to really enhance your bible studying.
- Over 30 bibles including audio
- Text and audio commentaries
- Greek and Hebrew lexicons,
- Dictionaries, Search Tools and Concordances
- Personalize your studying with various tools
- Parallel viewing, auto scrolling and nice looking font
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Get your daily bread with the help of this bible app for the iPad. There’s a simple scheduling function to ensure daily reminders to read scripture. The verses are powerful ones and will impact anyone reading them. There’s also beautiful images that are uplifting to one’s soul. And if you like the verses or images, you can also share them via your Social Media outlets. For more details on these features, check out our app review. There’s an in-app purchase to remove all ads.
- Daily scripture, Schedule verses to be sent anytime of the day
- Powerful verses to read
- Uplifting and beautiful photos
- Share verses and photos via Social Media
- In-app purchase to remove ads
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This is one of the best bible apps for taking your bible studies to the level. There are over 70 bible translations, smart tools, and the ability to sync your studying across all of your iDevices. All of the popular versions are in this app like NIV and King James, summaries of the Old and New Testaments, theology by Strong, and content from Spurgeon. For more on these features, check out our review. If you would like additional books or versions of the bible, you can choose from one of many different in-app purchases.
- Great for reading and studying the bible
- Over 70 different translations and version of the bible
- Sync across all iDevices
- Save, bookmark and share notes, verses and more
- In-app purchases for more content
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Some of you prefer audiobooks over reading. And if this is you, then check out this bible app for the iPad. It’s the audio version of the New Testament for you to listen to at your convenience instead of reading. You don’t even need to a WiFi connection to listen to this. You can pick up right where you left off, touch the book of the New Testament that you want to listen to or choose a specific verse, and much more. You can purchase the full upgraded version that removes add, use a sleep timer, change playback speed and also allows to read along with the audio.
- Full audio version of the New Testament
- Don’t need a WiFi connection to listen
- Pick up where you last left off
- Choose book, chapter or verse to begin audio
- In-app purchase for full version with more features
If you prefer reading the NIV version of the bible then this is one of the best bible apps for you. There are numerous features that you can read in-depth details about in our app review. These features include using app offline, highlight verses, take notes, back up and sync notes, daily reading plans, devotionals, the words of Christ are in red, create bookmarks, select multiple verses, easy to search for verses, read footnotes, share via Social Media and much more. There are in-app purchases for additional versions of the bible based on your preference. This app is a powerful reading and studying tool for all of you who believe in the Holy Bible.
- Popular bible versions, Use offline
- Highlight verses, Share with others
- Take and sync notes, Save bookmarks
- Numerous search functions, More bible tools
- In-app purchases for additional versions of the bible
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This bible app for the iPad boasts of offering Scripture in more languages than any other bible app on the iOS. Choose from many languages like English, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and more. Download text and audio bibles offline for reading or listening. Search through the bibles, highlight passages, set bookmarks, and view over 60 different video segments. You can also share verses via Social Media, sync across other iDevices and search the bible by language or country. This app is very useful and a great tool for all over the world.
- More languages than any other app
- Watch videos of various verses
- Download offline to read or listen
- Powerful search tools, Share via Social Media
- Bookmarks, Highlights, and Sync across iDevices
Best bible studying apps for your iPad