Press Releases

MUSEUM OF THE BIBLE RELEASES LATEST IN ORIGINAL CONTENT: PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURATIONS AND THE BIBLE

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

With The 58th Presidential Inauguration just days away, Museum of the Bible releases a content series titled – “Presidential Inaugurations and the Bible.” Available exclusively through the YouVersion Bible App and on Museum of the Bible’s social media accounts, “Presidential Inaugurations and the Bible” invites readers on a 9-day reading plan that explores how different presidents throughout U.S. history have used the Bible when being sworn into office.

iHeart Radio Welcomes Popular Bible Feature From Museum Of The Bible

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Museum of the Bible and iHeart Radio announce that The Book, the one-minute, daily Bible feature is now available to live and on-demand users of the popular digital platform. Often accessed on smartphones, iHeart Radio boasts an impressive 245 million monthly active listeners and over 1,500 live radio stations, along with an extensive library of on demand content and music.

Museum of the Bible Appoints Dr. Tony Zeiss Executive Director

Thursday, December 15, 2016

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2016—Today Museum of the Bible announced the appointment of Dr. Paul Anthony “Tony” Zeiss as the executive director for its D.C. museum. In this role, which he officially begins on Jan. 1, 2017, Zeiss will lead the daily operations of the 430,000-square-foot museum in Washington whose goal is to invite all people to engage with the history, narrative and impact of the Bible. The $500 million project (cost of construction, renovation and real estate) is located three blocks from the U.S. Capitol and is scheduled to open in November 2017.

Cooke Pictures Receives W³ Silver Award For Museum Of The Bible’s Capitol Bible Reading Video

Thursday, December 1, 2016

WASHINGTON D.C. – Cooke Pictures was recently awarded the prestigious “W3 Silver Award for Branded Video Production / Branded Content - in the National Nonprofit Category” for its branded video produced on behalf of Museum of the Bible and in support of International Day of Prayer.

The W³ is sanctioned and judged by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals from a “Who’s Who” of acclaimed media, interactive, advertising, and marketing firms.

Museum Of The Bible Unveils High-Tech Experience

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Today Museum of the Bible debuted a comprehensive ecosystem of technology: a $42 million investment in a visitor experience that will be unrivaled in the industry when the museum that invites all people to engage with the history, narrative and impact of the Bible opens in D.C. in late 2017. The unveiling of the museum's technology roadmap and leading-edge components included the announcement of a provisional patent application and demonstrations of technologies in development that together will create an ultra-modern museum experience.

International Day Of The Bible In Oklahoma Is Commemorated With Free Celebration Of The Bible Concert

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – In commemoration of the International Day of the Bible, Senator James Lankford and Christian worship leader and recording artist, Jami Smith will host the “Celebration of the Bible Concert” on Friday, November 18 at First Church OKC at 6:30 PM. This event is being sponsored by Salt and Light Leadership Training (SALLT) with support from Museum of the Bible.

As a special celebration of the Oklahoma’s unique Native American cultural heritage and history, Museum of the Bible will display a rare, First Edition Cherokee Bible, 1856, printed by Mission Press in Park Hill, Oklahoma.