Who carries a Bible anymore?

Many people join a church and never read the book that represents their religion. How many church going Christians have never read the bible cover to cover? We can say the same for Muslims and their Koran, and Jews and their Hebrew bible, the Tanakh.

These days, the electronic versions of holy texts are fast replacing the beautifully bound text of the past. Smart Phones and tablets contain downloaded versions of the these books and are very popular among church goers. Now, you can have the bible read to you with these devices making it even easier to get through the text than ever before. One app is designed for subscribers to get through the bible in one year by listening to a chapter a day.

Read the full article in Issue 8 of the e-Edition of Chester Matters – ‘Religion.’