A Once-in-a-Lifetime Event

“Love is Our Mission: The Family Fully Alive.” It was a fitting theme for the 2015 World Meeting of Families Congress held in Philadelphia, PA, in September. It marked the first time the triennial event was held in the United States — and also occasioned Pope Francis’ first visit to the U.S. during his papacy. Museum of the Bible was [...]

November 19th, 2015|

Museum of the Bible Rocks!

One invitation to just the right person — sometimes that’s all it takes to open the door of opportunity. An invite to one of Museum of the Bible’s awareness events in Nashville made its way to Chris Tomlin, a contemporary Christian music artist, worship leader, and songwriter who has sold nearly 30 million records. I’ll let him explain it… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5woGTZBgk4o [...]

November 12th, 2015|

A Lawyer, a Minister, and CEO Walk into a Restaurant…

Has you anticipating a punch line, doesn’t it? Either that, or it has the makings of a tremendously qualified and amazingly diverse Board of Directors. “We were looking for different skill sets — skill sets from the business world, museum world, education world, and ministry world,” explains Steve Green, Museum of the Bible’s Founder and Chairman of the Board. “It [...]

November 9th, 2015|

A Bible-Times Dining Experience

What’s on the menu? Chances are you won’t find leeks, pomegranates, and figs on too many menus around town. You just might, however, at [Museum of the Bible’s] fabulous rooftop restaurant! Museum of the Bible President Cary Summers recently hosted a dinner during a lecture series in Oklahoma City. Guests enjoyed a meal Cary prepared, featuring many of the foods [...]

October 30th, 2015|

Digging the King James Bible

You may be tempted to think it’s antiquated, filled with words like “thee” and “thou” and “verily.” Yet it’s quite possible you’ll quote the King James Bible today without realizing it! Here are some common phrases that find their origin in the KJB: A fly in the ointment Bite the dust By the skin of your teeth Can a leopard [...]

October 20th, 2015|

They Came from Around the World …

Thirty-six students — from 20 different universities in six countries — brought together to learn from some of the greatest biblical scholars in the world.   What an idea!   The Green Scholars Initiative 2015 Logos Conference was an amazing time for young people to study with peers from a truly global community of scholars.   Logos is a unique program where [...]

October 14th, 2015|

1 Million Names

A BIG Campaign As we enter the fall, Museum of the Bible is gearing up for a unique campaign that will give people around the world an opportunity to join with us through the 1 Million Names campaign, which kicked off last night in Nashville at the opening of the Chris Tomlin "Love Ran Red" Tour.   How you can [...]

October 9th, 2015|

The Museum of the Bible Story

Where did it all start? And why?   The eight-story, 430,000-square-foot, former Washington Design Center building will soon open its doors — completely refitted and repurposed as the Museum of the Bible.   Where did the vision start?   It was in 2009 that the Green family acquired the Roseberry Rolle manuscript, which started the Green Collection. Today, that Collection [...]

October 6th, 2015|

A New Collaboration: Covenant Journey

Life-changing. There’s no other way to describe it. Covenant Journey will bring hundreds of Christian student leaders to Israel this year to see the Bible’s past and present firsthand. These students will build bridges with Israel and Israelis, and then return to share those experiences with their communities at home. Museum of the Bible is a founding sponsor of Covenant [...]

September 30th, 2015|

Museum of the Bible at World Meeting of Families

We are really excited to be in Philadelphia this week with the World Meeting of Families. This week we have had the opportunity to launch our exhibit Verbum Domini II, a special exhibit celebrating the World Meeting of Families Congress and the visit of Pope Francis to the United States. Originally exhibited at the Vatican in Rome, Verbum Domini II will [...]

September 22nd, 2015|

Hammers Are Swinging

We’re seeing the vision become reality and the plans taking shape at Museum of the Bible! Most of the demolition is complete and we are excited to be pushing forward with the museum really starting to take shape. Check out the photos!   We have a front door – or at least space for one.  A really big one.   We [...]

September 15th, 2015|

Before and After Construction Update at MOTB

Construction is underway on the 430,000-square-foot Museum of the Bible, just three blocks from the Capitol in Washington, D.C.!   At the beginning of this year we held a public launch of the construction phase — members of the international press as well as the public were on hand as we brought down a 1980s addition to the historic building.   [...]

September 10th, 2015|
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