The Book Audio Series Archives

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January 16, 2018

John Newton Poem: 1774 King James Bible

John Newton’s hymn, "Precious Bible, What a Treasure," is especially treasured at Museum of the Bible. The poem, written in Newton’s own hand, is part...
January 15, 2018

Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King Jr. led the movement in the United States to secure equal legal rights for African Americans. For his efforts, in 1964 he was award...
January 12, 2018

The Bible — A Focal Point in the Civil Rights Move...

There’s no question, the Bible, the pulpit, and the music of the church provided the energy for the civil rights movement. On April 16, 1963, Martin L...
January 11, 2018

Mahalia Jackson: The “Soundtrack” of the Civil Ri...

One writer has said: “The voice of Mahalia Jackson became “the soundtrack of the Civil Rights Movement!” And the African American spiritual, "There is...
January 10, 2018

The Civil Rights Act of 1964

On July 2, 1964, President Lyndon Johnson signed the historic Civil Rights Act—prohibiting racial discrimination in employment and segregation in publ...
January 09, 2018

Thomas Paine's "Common Sense"

Today we'd use social media to quickly spread a controversial idea, but in the eighteenth century, the printed pamphlet was highly effective. And Thom...
January 08, 2018

The Bible in the Age of Technology

Digital photography, multispectral and forensic imaging, and sophisticated data retrieval methods are new digital tools revolutionizing biblical resea...