Bible Resources

Japanese Contemporary Bible – Called the Living Bible in Japan, this is an easily understood paraphrase in everyday language for those new to reading the Bible. Available for free on the YouVersion app. 

Drama Bible Japan – Free Japanese audio Bible, dramatized with the voices of well-known Japanese actors and actresses. 

Shinkaiyaku Bible – The Shinkaiyaku translation is the predominant Bible translation used by Japanese Protestants. Available in regular and large-print, as well as for free on the YouVersion app or website

Blog 365 – The Bible is said to be one of the best-selling books in the world, but it can be intimidating to read it by yourself. Follow along with this blog in Japanese to bring some new life to your Bible reading. Great for introducing non-believers to the Bible.