So will the words that come out of my mouth not come back empty-handed.
They’ll do the work I sent them to do, they’ll complete the assignment I gave them.
Isaiah 55:11 (MSG)

In a year of isolation, BIBLE 2020 helped people across the world gather around God’s word.

This year has been difficult, with many experiencing illness, isolation and sorrow. In the face of these challenges, a community has grown on BIBLE 2020 – a gathering of people around God’s word.

BIBLE 2020 is a global initiative encouraging the church across the world to unite and read the Bible aloud each day because, as the words of Isaiah say (above): “the words that come out of my mouth will not come back empty-handed.”
As this year draws to a close, BIBLE 2020 will continue into 2021.
Watch this video, download and share it with your church, and join the biggest public reading of God’s Word the world has seen.

To find out more, and to get your church involved in the 2020 movement, email Fiona McDonald.

BIBLE 2020

A global movement, with a local focus here in Scotland.

Find out more about the global initiative on the BIBLE 2020 website and read on below for all things BIBLE 2020 in Scotland.

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Latest Bible 2020 updates

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Latest Bible 2020 resources

The Outspoken Bible Podcast

Welcome to the the Outspoken Bible, a Bible 2020 podcast where our three hosts chat about the Bible and all they're learning about God through it.

2020 Resources Pack

Free, downloadable resources to help you and your church get involved in Bible 2020.

Bible 2020 Family resources

2020 Family Resources

Explore fun-filled and easy to use daily activities to help families explore Bible 2020.