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Latest Version: 5.3.0

Updated September 25, 2014

What's New:

What’s New in Bible App for Android
  • Hi-res images and thumbnails make browsing Bible Plans a pleasure
  • Brand new “Condensed View” for Bookmarks, Highlights, and Notes
  • Fixed fast-playing audio issue
  • Additional bug fixes

App Description

On more than 130 million devices around the world, people are reading, listening to, watching, and sharing the Bible using the #1 rated Bible App—completely free. Hundreds of Bible versions, hundreds of reading plans, and hundreds of languages. Add your own highlights, bookmarks, and public or private notes. Customize your reading experience. Access everything when you’re connected, or download specific versions for offline use.Now, Bible App 5 brings you brand new features that allow you to explore the Bible with your closest friends. Share honest conversations about Scripture with a community of people you know and trust. Learn along with them as you see what they’re discovering.

READ THE BIBLE
* Set your Bible App’s interface for your choice of more than 35 languages.
* Easily select from hundreds of Bible versions, in over 400 languages.
* Choose from popular versions like the NIV, NASB, ESV, NKJV, NLT, KJV, The Message, and more.
* Offline Bibles: Read even without network access (available for select versions).
* Listen to audio Bibles as you do other tasks (audio Bibles available for select versions and are not downloadable).

USE THE BIBLE WITH YOUR FRIENDS
* Put the Bible at the center of your closest relationships with mutual friendships in the Bible App
* See a stream of Bible activity that shows what you and your friends are noting, bookmarking, and highlighting
* Comment to share your thoughts, ask questions, and have meaningful conversations in the app as you study God’s Word together

STUDY THE BIBLE
* Hundreds of Plans: you’ll find devotionals, as well as Plans that lead you through specific topics, portions of the Bible, or even the entire Bible in a year.
* Watch and share clips from ‘The Bible’ TV miniseries, the world-changing ‘JESUS’ film, and ‘The Lumo Project.’
* Search the Bible using keywords.

CUSTOMIZE YOUR BIBLE
* Highlight with custom colors—just like a paper Bible.
* Bookmark passages: Share, memorize, or just keep track of your favorites.
* Share verses with friends using social networks, email, or SMS (text).
* Add notes to passages: Keep them private so only you can see them, or make them public to share with friends.
* With a free YouVersion account, see all of your notes, highlights, bookmarks, and reading plans on any supported device through cloud syncing.
* Read easier with settings like fonts, text size, and contrast for bright or low-light conditions.

YOUR PRIVACY ON ANDROID
* The Bible App requests access to your phone calls in order to pause audio playback if you’re listening to a Bible when a phone call comes in.
* The Bible App requests read/write access to your SD card because that’s where Bibles are downloaded and stored if you choose to do so.
* The Bible App requests access to your account list to help the signup process go more smoothly. If you choose to sign up with an account connected to your device, you can skip the verify step.
* We do not sell any personal information you provide us, nor will we share it without your consent. You can read our privacy policy at http://youversion.com/privacy.
* Location: We have thousands of live events and use your location to help you discover YouVersion live events near you when you go the live event function.
* Contacts: We will access your contacts to make it easier for you to share the Bible App with several of your friends.

CONNECT WITH YOUVERSION
* Contact support from directly inside the Bible App.
* Like us on Facebook: http://facebook.com/youversion
* Follow us on Twitter: http://twitter.com/youversion
* Catch up on the latest on our blog: http://blog.youversion.com
* Use YouVersion online: http://bible.com

Download the world’s #1 Bible App now and enjoy the Bible reading experience loved by millions!

Older Versions

3.9.3

Added on May 21, 2012

Changes:

  • Fix various crashes
  • Fix Facebook connection issues
  • Fix bug preventing user from saving notes with references
  • Fix bug preventing offline download without sd card

3.9.4

Added on June 11, 2012

Changes:

  • Fix various crashes and bug reports

3.9.6

Added on June 26, 2012

Changes:

  • Fix various crashes and bug reports

4.0.0

Added on August 7, 2012

Changes:

FEATURES:

  • Design: All-new slide out menu, cleaner interface for Android phones
  • “Today” View: All-new! Verse of the Day and quick links to your Plans
  • Available Actions: Tap a verse to see a handy context-sensitive menu
  • Profile View: Updated! Easier reading, better social interactions

FIXES:

  • Performance enhancements
  • Various tweaks and bug fixes

COMING SOON:

  • We’re working behind the scenes to bring all of these same great features to Android tablets soon

4.0.4

Added on August 8, 2012

Changes:

  • Bug Fixes

4.0.5

Added on August 10, 2012

Changes:

  • Multiple Bug Fixes
  • Menu key slides out menu
  • Added search button to menu

4.0.7

Added on August 17, 2012

Changes:

  • Multiple Bug Fixes

4.0.9

Added on September 7, 2012

Changes:

  • Many Bug Fixes
  • UI Enhancements
  • Added Catalan, Bulgarian and Malay Languages

4.0.10

Added on September 20, 2012

Changes:

  • Fixed Account Creating Bug

4.0.11

Added on September 25, 2012

Changes:

  • Bug Fixes

4.0.12

Added on November 7, 2012

Changes:

  • Fixed Initial Loading Time Bug

4.0.13

Added on November 27, 2012

Changes:

  • Fixes for some startup related issues.

4.1.0

Added on January 31, 2013

Changes:

  • More than 100 new Bible versions!
  • New languages: Afrikaans, Albanian, Hindi, Hungarian, Macedonian, Spanish (Spain), Thai
  • Introductions for Bible chapters (when available)
  • Dozens of bug fixes
  • Performance enhancements

4.1.1

Added on February 5, 2013

Changes:

  • Fixes for conversion process
  • Fixes for audio bibles
  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.1.2

Added on February 14, 2013

Changes:

  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.2.0

Added on March 4, 2013

Changes:

  • All-new ‘Videos’ feature. Watch and share clips: ‘The Bible’ miniseries, the world-changing ‘JESUS’ film, and ‘The Lumo Project.’
  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.2.1

Added on March 29, 2013

Changes:

  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.2.2a

Added on April 23, 2013

Changes:

  • Live Events will now use Course Location (Network Location)
  • Added Read Contact permission to make it easier to share the Bible App
  • Fix bug making the bookmark references appear incorrectly
  • Fix bug in Sign up process forcing users to verify pre-verified email addresses
  • Fix bug in Verse of the Day on Today screen
  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.2.2b

Added on May 6, 2013

Changes:

  • Live Events will now use Course Location (Network Location)
  • Added Read Contact permission to make it easier to share the Bible App
  • Fix bug making the bookmark references appear incorrectly
  • Fix bug in Sign up process forcing users to verify pre-verified email addresses
  • Fix bug in Verse of the Day on Today screen
  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.2.4

Added on June 7, 2013

Changes:

  • New Share screen
  • Support xxhdpi screens
  • Import photo from Facebook
  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.2.5

Added on June 15, 2013

Changes:

  • New Share screen
  • Support xxhdpi screens
  • Import photo from Facebook
  • Performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.3.3

Added on July 9, 2013

Changes:

  • Tablet optimized interface
  • Fix for issues with audio Bibles on Android 2.3.x
  • Fix for Bookmarks and Notes not showing up for some users
  • General performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.3.4

Added on July 11, 2013

Changes:

  • Tablet optimized interface
  • Fix for issues with audio Bibles on Android 2.3.x
  • Fix for Bookmarks and Notes not showing up for some users
  • General performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.3.5

Added on July 12, 2013

Changes:

  • Tablet optimized interface
  • Fix for issues with audio Bibles on Android 2.3.x
  • Fix for Bookmarks and Notes not showing up for some users
  • General performance enhancements and crash fixes

4.3.6

Added on August 29, 2013

Changes:

  • Improved audio experience
  • Improved verse selection action bar
  • New social sharing options
  • New Share screen
  • Bug fixes and performance tweaks

4.3.7

Added on November 8, 2013

Changes:

  • Updates to reading plan navigation
  • New user tips
  • Addition of new font for Bible reading
  • Bug fixes and performance enhancements
  • Redesign of bottom toolbar of Bible Reader

5.0.1

Added on April 9, 2014

Changes:

  • “Home” view now streams Bible activity from you and your closest Friends
  • “Friendships” feature helps you explore the Bible with your Friends
  • Like and comment on Friends’ bookmarks, highlights, notes, and more
  • Share your thoughts, ask questions, and enjoy meaningful conversations with Friends

5.0.2

Added on April 10, 2014

Changes:

  • “Home” view now streams Bible activity from you and your closest Friends
  • “Friendships” feature helps you explore the Bible with your Friends
  • Like and comment on Friends’ bookmarks, highlights, notes, and more
  • Share your thoughts, ask questions, and enjoy meaningful conversations with Friends

5.0.3

Added on May 15, 2014

Changes:

  •  New font size options for Bible text
  •  Fixed a bug preventing users to create notes without a Bible reference
  •  Bugfixes and performance enhancements

5.1.1

Added on August 6, 2014

Changes:

  • Subscribe to Verse of the Day by push notification or email
  • Add friends directly from the Home view
  • Invite your contacts to the Bible App more easily
  • Like and comment on New Friendships
  • Performance improvements and bug fixes

5.2.0

Added on September 16, 2014

Changes:

What’s New in Bible App
  • Improvements to Bible Plan Day, Month, and Settings views
  • New Missed Plan Days view
  • Bug fixes

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