Simple Bible Reader / Converter

Simple Bible Reader / Converter is aimed to be simple, yet a powerful reader and converter to support and convert from/to all available bible formats. The software is developed with an intention of being portable and faster loading, that does not have any dependencies on the user system. It is also developed to bridge the gap between multiple Bible softwares, so that a user can choose his favorite Bible software and import / export his favorite Bible translation through this software. The software allows you to import and export from / to any supported Bible format. Please note that the file is highly compressed and it will take a while to start on slower computers.

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Prerequisites: Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0 ^

^ Except Windows XP, all modern Windows Operating System comes with .NET 2.0 installed by default. In Windows 8, .NET 2.0 is provided as optional and not enabled by default. Please go to Control Panel -> Programs and Features. Click Turn Windows Feature on or off and then tick the Check box “.NET Framework 3.5 (includes .NET 2.0 and 3.0)” and click OK. This will enable .NET 2.0 in Windows 8.

Supported formats:
  • Bibles – Executable Bibles, Zefania XML Bibles, The Unbound Bible (Unmapped-BCV, Mapped-BCVS, Unmapped-BCVS), Open Scripture Information Standard (OSIS), General Bible Format (GBF), XML Scripture Encoding Model (XSEM), The Word Bible Modules (ONT, ONTX, OT, OTX, NT and NTX)2, e-Sword Bible Modules (BBL, BBLX), Unified Scripture Format XML (USFX), The SWORD Project1 , Verse Per Line (VPL), Go Bible, Theological Markup Language (ThML), Open Song Bibles (XMM, OpenLP.org Bibles, Bible Companion (BIB), MySword for Android, Bible Analyzer (BIB), EasySlides (MDB), MP3 Bibles, LOGOS Import (DOCX), Online Bibles, PalmBible+, HeavenWorld Bibles for Windows 8, VerseVIEW
  • Commentaries – XML Format, SWORD Commentary Modules (ZIP), The Word (cmt.twm), e-Sword 8.x (CMT), e-Sword 9.x (CMTX), MySword for Android, Bible Analyzer (CMT), OnlineBible Commentaries
  • Dictionaries – Zefania Dictionary Format (XML), SWORD Dictionary Modules (ZIP), The Word (dct.twm), e-Sword 8.x (DCT), e-Sword 9.x (DCTX), MySword for Android, Bible Analyzer (DCT), OnlineBible Dictionaries
  • Books / topics – XML Format (XML), The Word (gbk.twm), e-Sword 8.x (TOP), e-Sword 9.x (TOPX/REFX), SWORD Book Modules (ZIP), MySword for Android, Bible Analyzer (BK), STEP Modules, Online Books
1 The SWORD Project from CrossWire Bible Society has many software applications that can open on various platforms. They mostly use the same bible format. You can export and use them in any of the SWORD Applications which runs on various platforms.
2 The Word format also supports Android’s Open Bible.

License: No restrictions whatsoever, except selling.

Version: 2.9

Latest Release: 18-Feb-2013


Codex Sinaiticus

Codex Sinaiticus is one of the most important books in the world. Handwritten well over 1600 years ago, the manuscript contains the Christian Bible in Greek, including the oldest complete copy of the New Testament. Its heavily corrected text is of outstanding importance for the history of the Bible and the manuscript – the oldest substantial book to survive Antiquity – is of supreme importance for the history of the book.

All data and contents – manuscript images, transcription provided through this application are fetched from codexsinaiticus.org. This application allows you to browse through the entire Codex Sinaiticus manuscript in high resolution (1920 px), transcription and the corresponding translation in offline (all data are stored on your computer and no internet is required).

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Prerequisites: Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0

License: Not sure. You can treat my application code which comes with source code as public domain but the manuscript images which are downloaded may belong to codexsinaiticus.org.

Latest Release: 18-Jan-2013
Source Code at GitHub.

Church Projector

Church Projector is a simple light-weight solution for projecting Scripture verses and gospel lyrics on a projector. The software supports 4 different translations with each having a verse range simultaneously. The software is highly portable and open source. The software is pre-bundled with Authorized KJV and ready to use. It also has built-in downloader that can download your favorite Bible from repository.

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Prerequisites: Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0

License: Open Source, No restrictions whatsoever except selling.

Version: 2.0

Latest Release: 5-Dec-2012

Source Code at GitHub.