What the developer says: (Steven Kollmansberger)
If you're looking for an excellent (and free) Bible study program, FreeBible is definitely worth the download time. It bundles the complete King James Version of the Bible with several reference aids in an easy-to-use interface. You'll find Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary, Easton's Bible Dictionary, Strong's Lexicons, Torrey's Topical Textbook, and Nave's Topical Bible. Other study tools include Books of the Bible, Divine Covenants, NT Miracles and Parables, OT Miracles and Parables, and the History of Israel. Maps and charts include Maps of Paul's Journeys, OT Prophets, OT Kings, NT Timeline, Chronology of Jesus, and other maps. Tabs let you easy switch between scripture and its accompanying Matthew Henry commentary. Double-click on selected KJV text to bring up its reference, if any, in Easton's Bible Dictionary and Strong's Lexicon. Other features include bookmarks, easy drag-and-drop of verses to the program's built-in notepad, a powerful search engine, export capabilities, and several behavior and appearance options. Reviewed By ZDNet.com on Mar 07 2000
The FreeBible includes the following
Full Featured Search Engine
The FreeBible features a powerful search engine, allowing you to search all or part of the Bible using both include words and exclude words. You can also search by Strong's number, allowing you to quickly see how a Hebrew or Greek word was translated in different locations in Scripture. Search results are shown as both a list of verses and the actual verse, and a double click on the verse brings it up in context.
Screen Shot - Search Window
The Best References
The FreeBible includes Easton's Bible Dictionary, Nave's Topical Bible, Torrey's Topical Textbook, and Strong's Lexicons, integrated into the program. A simple double click on any word in the Bible brings up it's entry in these references, as well as its Strong's number and definition. Studying word and phrase meaning has never been easier! The FreeBible also includes maps, lists of miracles and parables, information about the different books and much more!
Screen Shot - Reference Window
Industrial Strength Bookmarks
The Freebible's enhanced bookmark engine allows you to store as many bookmarks as you want, tagging each one with a description and even categorizing them into folders. You can easily manage bookmarks and entire folders.
Screen Shot - Bookmark Window
The FreeBible can be customized in many ways, including full control of fonts in the program. You can set the fonts to be any style, color, and size you want. You can even set a different style for the words of Christ. You can make the toolbar larger or smaller, and resize many of the windows.
Screen Shot - Options Window
Easy to Use
With intuitive toolbar buttons and a comprehensive help file, the FreeBible is one of the easiest to use programs with a minimal learning curve.
Screen Shot - Main Window
Download the full version for free! Give it to all your friends! Don't hassle with big bills or registration codes or nag messages. This program is truly free.
All credit goes to Steven Kollmansberger. It was through his efforts, over a great period of time, that we can enjoy this FreeBible program. Many thanks to Steven.