What's the most popular Bible verse for 2015? Many may guess John 3:13. According to YouVersion, John 3:16 has taken a back seat this year. YouVersion, launched by Life.Church in 2008, announced today that the Bible app has topped 200 million installs. The app now offers the Bible in more than 1,200 versions and 900 languages. YouVersion Bible App is opened 112 times per second per day. This means that God's Word is read, searchED for, and read at least 112 times each second alone.
"What God is doing through YouVersion is incredible-changing mobile devices into Bibles that people carry with them everywhere they go." Talking to ChristianityToday, Bobby Gruenewald, innovation pastor at Life.Church continues. "As we see the magnitude of 200 million installs, what we're really celebrating is what that number represents: countless moments of individuals transformed by their time in the Bible."
As part of its annual review of user activity, YouVersion highlighted the most popular Bible verses in the 10 countries where it has been installed the most.
Here are the most popular verses searched for in 2015 by countries.
Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is-his good, pleasing and perfect will. Romans 12:2
And the church is his body; it is made full and complete by Christ, who fills all things everywhere with himself. Ephesians 1:23
Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not anxiously look about you, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, surely I will help you, Surely I will uphold you with My righteous right hand. Isaiah 41:10
Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect. Romans 12:2
Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness. Isaiah 41:10
"... For I know the plans I have for you," says the lord. "They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope...." Jeremiah 29:11
"I alone know the plans I have for you, plans to bring you prosperity and not disaster, plans to bring about the future you hope for." Jeremiah 29:11
So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. Isaiah 41:10
The temptations in your life are no different from what others experience. And God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out so that you can endure. 1 Corinthians 10:13
... For I know the plans I have for you," says the Lord. "They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope. ... Jeremiah 29:11