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Xiphos is described as '(formerly known as GnomeSword) is a Bible study tool written for Linux, UNIX, and Windows under the GNOME toolkit, offering a rich and featureful environment for reading, study, and research using modules from The SWORD Project and elsewhere' and is an app in the news & books category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Xiphos for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, iPhone, Mac and iPad. The best alternative is AndBible: Bible Study, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Xiphos are Bible by Olive Tree, e-Sword, YouVersion and JW Library.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • GNOME

Xiphos (formerly known as GnomeSword) is a Bible study tool written for Linux, UNIX, and Windows under the GNOME toolkit,...

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  1. AndBible: Bible Study icon

    AndBible: Bible Study

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid
    44 alternatives to AndBible: Bible Study 

    Bible Study app by And Bible Open Source Project is a powerful, yet easy to use, offline Bible study application for Android. The app is developed by Bible readers for Bible readers. It does not aim to be simply a Bible reader, but focuses on being an advanced tool to do...

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  2. Bible by Olive Tree icon

    Bible by Olive Tree

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Kindle Fire
    41 alternatives to Bible by Olive Tree 

    This Bible study app links your Bible reading with outstanding commentaries, maps, and dictionaries for an in-depth study experience. You can take notes, highlight verses, bookmark passages, and sync all of these things between different devices.

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    1.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    2.  Dark ModeBible by Olive Tree supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    Daily Reading Plans

Choose a Bible Reading Plan on topics such as marriage and forgiveness, or focus on books of the Bible and specific people found in scripture. Find a plan that fits your schedule with options from five days to as long as a year.
    Build your Bible Study Library

With the Olive Tree Bible App you can access the Olive Tree store, and build a robust reference library that will be available on all of your devices. Your entire library will always be with you wherever you go!


  3. e-Sword icon

    e-Sword

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Android
    45 alternatives to e-Sword 

    Bible study software. e-Sword is feature rich and user friendly. Prepare great sermons and awesome Bible studies. Great for Sunday school teachers!

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    1.  Built-in Dictionarye-Sword has a built-in dictionary where you can look up broader definitions of words.
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  4. YouVersion icon

    YouVersion

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Java Mobile
    • Symbian S60
    • HP webOS
    • Blackberry
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple Watch
    • Apple TV
    41 alternatives to YouVersion 

    Relevancy In generations past, the access people had to the Bible was very limited. Today, this is no longer the case. However, many people who have access to the Bible think its message does not apply to their lives. At the same time, there are others who believe there is a conn.

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    JW Library

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire
    41 alternatives to JW Library 

    Study the Bible in English, Koine Greek, and over a hundred other languages. Includes a Bible encyclopedia and many Scriptural books and videos.

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    1.  Ad-freeJW Library doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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  6. inWORD Bible icon

    inWORD Bible

    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    33 alternatives to inWORD Bible 

    Now searching and studying the Bible can be as simple as if you were using an online search engine. Bible study software for your Windows PC made simple, yet powerful!.

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  7. MySword icon

    MySword

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    42 alternatives to MySword 

    With MySword, you can study the Bible without banner ads, compare different translations, look up Strong's Hebrew and Greek Lexicon, read popular commentaries and even write your own insights and study notes directly on your smartphone or tablet.

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    1.  Text to SpeechMySword allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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  8. The Word icon

    The Word

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    39 alternatives to The Word 

    The Word consists of the main program (engine), and a list of add-on modules like Bibles, in different languages, commentaries, dictionaries, books, maps, fonts, different translation files, etc. The Word supports add-on modules in many languages and also supports many different...

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    Eloquent

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    24 alternatives to Eloquent 

    Eloquent is a free & open-source application for research and study of God and His Word. It is developed specifically for Macintosh computers running Mac OS X.

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    Davar4

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Windows Phone
    42 alternatives to Davar4 

    All code (about 150k lines of C) was revisited or rewritten, Unicode support was implemented.

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