Understand the Bible

Bible study and commentary. Indepth insight and analysis. Read short articles or study complete Bible books. By Bible teacher Keith Simons.

Mark's Gospel (as 40 daily readings) - Each year, we hold a campaign for people to read through Mark's Gospel during Lent. This is our reading plan and notes for that campaign. Please download and use them.


The Useful Bible Studies Series

Hebrews Bible Studies - Jesus, our chief priest. 250 powerful, interesting and challenging Bible studies. Guaranteed to provide fresh insights throughout. A reader comments: "Awesome!"
Go to first study on Hebrews chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13

1 Corinthians Bible Studies - The person whom the Holy Spirit leads, acts in love. 240 Bible Studies
Go to first study on 1 Corinthians chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16

2 Corinthians Bible Studies - God's strength for our weakness.
Go to first study on 2 Corinthians chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13

Ecclesiastes Bible Studies - How to have a worthwhile life. Almost 100 Bible studies.
Go to first study on Ecclesiastes chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

1 Samuel Bible Studies - Samuel, Saul and David. 300 Bible studies.
Go to first study on 1 Samuel chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31

Revelation Bible Studies - Christ will come again. 280 Bible studies.
Go to first study on Revelation chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22

Romans chapters 1 to 8 Bible Studies - God's good news is for people from every nation. NEW! for March 2017 - chapters 7 and 8
Go to first study on Romans chapter: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Songs of Ascent (Songs for the journey to Jerusalem) - Psalms 120 to 134 - Inspiring and uplifting. Includes poetic versions of these 15 Biblical songs.

Bible Commentaries in very easy English

Mark's Gospel - Perhaps the clearest study ever of the Gospel of Mark. In very easy English so that it is even suitable for people who use English as a second language.

Galatians - Perhaps the clearest study ever of the Book of Galatians. In very easy English so that it is even suitable for people who use English as a second language.

How to teach God's good news in EasyEnglish - A guide for church leaders and for others who desire to teach the Gospel message.

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We believe that the Bible is the Word of God and that Christ is the only way of salvation. To contact us, please email: office3@usefulbible.com

Simple Prayers to help you to learn about prayer. (or, download PDF)

Recommended Link

Preach the Word: the website of David Legge - We especially like his clear Gospel teaching, available as MP3 sermons or Kindle books for free download.