Bible Software is a computer program that contains the actual contents of the book version. It is used for studying and reading the bible. The available sfotware packages have a large number of capabilities and features that merely displays the text of the Bible translation on a wide screen, while others include a wide range of theological resources.
Bible Software packages can include numerous different bible translations in different commentaries, languages, lexicons and maps, charts, theological writings, cross references as well as language aids like grammars, dictionaries and original language texts. Some Bible Software allows the users to select from a large number of different base packages that contains different resources and then downloaded or purchased needed additional resources.
Usual features include Bible searching and reading, while several software offer features such as gospel synopsis, syntactical and morphological searches of original texts, note taking, sentence diagramming, dynamic and manual highlighting along with lectionary viewers. The initial advantage computers have over the printed Bible study materials and tools are the speed because they could research a large number of texts quickly.
The first bible programs were more on basic electronic concordances and useful for finding where certain words are located at the King James Bible. Nowadays, computers developed their ability to handle foreign language fonts such as Greek, Hebrew and English. There are also a lot of available bible software for Windows, Mac OS, Linux and Unix, PalmOS, WinCe, Android, iPhone and iPod touch Java and Browser Access.
List of Bible CDs
Bible Study Library CD-ROM Logos Bible Software 3
This CD has perfect tools for small group leaders, youth leaders or Sunday school teachers. It gives you the tools to really dig into the topics in the Bible and come away with understanding whether it is for making a lesson for your next group study.
This CD comes with more than 150 Bible reference titles. It is featured with several relevant articles, organizing content around your collecting materials, topics and generating reports tailored to your specific study. The price of this CD-ROM is 194 US dollars.
PalmOne Zondervan NIV Study Bible CD
This CD provides theological, historical and cultural insights. The set contains 5 public domain Bible translations such as King James, Darby’s New Translations, American Standard Version, World English Bible and Young’s Literal Translation.
It takes advantage of useful study features such as the ability to highlight, add bookmark, add annotations, and to jump to another translation or jump to specific verse. The CD features in-depth study notes, daily devotions and daily reading plans. Moreover, the CD has Getting Started Manual and Mobile Software Card. The average price of this product is about 10 to 15 US dollars
Power Bible CD
This easy-to-use CD is for Christian bible studies. The CD features floating cross references, a lesson editor, fast bible searches and floating strong definitions that can help you get most of your bible study time. The CD contains 22 bible references, more than 10 bible dictionaries, over 20 commentaries, more than 10 tropical references and 700,000 cross-references. The price of this CD is 19 US dollars including postage.
Bible Study Library CD-ROM
This CD-ROM comes has more than 170 bible reference titles. It is perfect for small group leaders, personal bible study or anyone interested in getting into the word. It is easy-to-use, just enter the passage and click to go. The price is about 20 US Dollars.