Press Releases


Aug 30, 2020

Harry Hargrave: Book of healing – Bible offers hope, comfort in troubled times like ours

People turn to faith during times of distress. In April, Pew reported that 24% of American adults believe their faith has grown stronger amid the COVID-19 pandemic. A recent Google...
Aug 18, 2020

Museum of the Bible to close Passover Haggadah exhibit with special event

WASHINGTON — On Aug. 30, Museum of the Bible will close its exhibit “With a Mighty Hand: The Art and History of the Passover Haggadah,” that explored and celebrated the Haggadah, a g...
Aug 12, 2020

Republic of Malta & Museum of the Bible Launch Nativity Exhibition Contest

WASHINGTON — In partnership with the Ministry for National Heritage, Arts and Local Government of the Republic of Malta, Museum of the Bible will host an exhibition contest of handcrafted Nativi...
Aug 10, 2020

Museum of the Bible to host virtual discussion on women’s suffrage & the 19th Amendment

WASHINGTON — On Thursday, Aug. 13, Museum of the Bible will host “Winning the Vote: The Women’s Bible and Suffrage,” a special program featuring a distinguished panel of speake...
Aug 3, 2020

Harry Hargrave: Newly-opened museums offer a path to history and normalcy

We’ve all changed our lives — and had our lives changed — over the last several months. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to reset our habits and our routines. This difficult seaso...
Jul 31, 2020

Museum of the Bible makes difficult decision to temporarily furlough part of staff

WASHINGTON — This week, Museum of the Bible made the difficult decision to furlough 21% of its workforce positions in response to pandemic-related attendance challenges. During the 90-day furlou...
Jul 28, 2020

Museum of the Bible and TBN gather major recording artists for ‘The Truth I’m Standing On’ televised...

WASHINGTON — Museum of the Bible has partnered with Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) to produce The Truth I’m Standing On, a concert featuring high-profile recording artists sharing song...
Jul 16, 2020

Museum of the Bible honors legendary Holocaust hero Corrie ten Boom

WASHINGTON — Museum of the Bible proudly announces a new display celebrating the life of Holocaust hero Corrie ten Boom, a Dutch woman and devout Christian who hid hundreds of Jews and refugees...
Jul 14, 2020

Museum of the Bible unveils new ‘Bible and Healing’ theme upon reopening

WASHINGTON — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and conversations on racial equality in America, Museum of the Bible has launched a new museum theme: “Bible and Healing.” This them...
Jul 9, 2020

Museum of the Bible’s ‘Hebrew Bible Experience’ receives prestigious Thea Award

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Museum of the Bible has been named the recipient of the Themed Entertainment Association’s (TEA) Thea Award for Outstanding Achievement–Museum Exhibit for its Hebr...
Jul 1, 2020

Museum of the Bible Joins Washington Theological Consortium as Public Educational Member 

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On July 1, the Museum of the Bible officially joined the Washington Theological Consortium as its first public educational institution member.  The Washington Theologica...
Jun 19, 2020

Looking to Scripture in a time of pain and division

Harry Hargrave on healing at a time of pain, unity at a time of division. Over the past couple of weeks, I have reflected and prayed, examining my own heart and mind in light of the weighty — a...

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