Press Releases

Museum of the Bible Scholars Initiative Honors Biblical Language Students from Baylor University and Durham University UK

Friday, March 31, 2017

Today, the Museum of the Bible Scholars Initiative announced the recipients of the 2017 Edwin M. Yamauchi Award for Excellence in Textual Studies, which is the third annual award to honor young scholars who have demonstrated exceptional understanding of biblical language studies and are pursuing terminal degrees. The award is named after renowned scholar and professor emeritus at Miami University (Ohio), Edwin Maseo Yamauchi, Ph.D.

College Basketball And The Bible The Latest In Original Content From Museum Of The Bible

Thursday, March 16, 2017

WASHINGTON D.C. – In the excitement of the NCAA Division I men’s and women’s college basketball tournament season, Museum of the Bible releases its latest in original content: College Basketball and the Bible, a 10-day YouVersion reading plan that explores the role the Bible has played – both on and off the court - in the lives of the coaches and players that helped shape some of the most legendary, inspiring and heroic moments in college basketball history.

Museum Of The Bible Announces Amazing Grace The Musical To Inaugurate Its New World Stage Theater

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tickets to go on-sale Tuesday, March 21, 2017

WASHINGTON D.C. – As the first stop on its upcoming national tour, AMAZING GRACE, the inspirational Broadway musical will be the first production – of any kind – to christen the new, state-of-the-art World Stage Theater at Museum of the Bible in Washington D.C. The production is slated for an eight-week run with opening night scheduled for November 18th 2017. 

Museum Of The Bible Unveils Groundbreaking Technology At National Religious Broadcasters Convention 

Monday, February 27, 2017
 Museum of the Bible will unveil multiple groundbreaking technologies for the first time ever to the public at the 2017 National Religious Broadcaster Convention in Orlando, Florida, Feb. 27 – Mar. 2. Prototypes of many of the museum’s ambitious technology offerings will be available to conference attendees, demonstrating the institution’s commitment to its mission of engaging of all people with the Bible. When the museum opens its doors in Washington D.C. this November, it will be among the most technologically advanced in the entire world.

Museum Of The Bible Releases YouVersion Reading Plan In Honor Of Black History Month

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

In honor of Black History Month, Museum of the Bible has released a 10-day YouVersion reading plan that explores the role the Bible played in the lives and achievements of African Americans.  Entitled “Black History Month and the Bible,” the reading plan is available exclusively through the YouVersion Bible App and on Museum of the Bible’s website and social media accounts.