September 24, 2017 – Matthew, Mark, Luke and John – the first four books of the New Testament known as the Gospels, narrated by Poirot actor, David Suchet. The New International Version is the world’s most popular modern English Bible translation. Developed by Biblica, formerly the International Bible Society, the New International Version is the result of years of work by the Committee on Bible Translation, overseeing the efforts of many contributing scholars. The translators are drawn from a wide range of denominations and from various countries and they continually review new research in order to ensure the NIV remains at the forefront of accessibility, relevance and authority.
March 29, 2021 – Sir David Suchet previews a special online event for Easter Day, when he reads St John’s Gospel, filmed in the historic Jerusalem Chamber at Westminster Abbey, and broadcast on British TV on Easter Day, Sunday, April 4, 2021.
April 4, 2021 – This specially recorded reading of St John’s Gospel was filmed in the Jerusalem Chamber, Westminster Abbey, by acclaimed actor Sir David Suchet CBE. Best-known for playing Agatha Christie’s fictional detective Hercule Poirot, Sir David became a Christian in 1986 after reading a hotel room Bible. He has read the entire Bible before, for Hodder & Stoughton’s NIV Audio Bible, which has sold over 100,000 copies worldwide. The Jerusalem Chamber in the Abbey’s Deanery, the residence of the Dean of Westminster, has a pivotal role in the history of printed versions of the Holy Bible.
It hosted the committees engaged on writing King James I’s Authorized Version of the Bible in 1611, the Revised Version in 1870, the New English Bible in 1961 and the Revised English Bible in 1989. St John’s Gospel reached its final form around AD 90–110, although it contains signs of origins dating back to AD 70 and possibly even earlier. Like the three other gospels, it is anonymous, although it identifies an unnamed ‘disciple whom Jesus loved’ as the writer. The New International Version of the Bible is the world’s most popular modern English Bible translation. Developed by Biblica, the International Bible Society, it remains at the forefront of accessibility, relevance and authority.
May 14, 2022 – Watch how the Bible comes to life in this LUMO movie about the Gospel of John. See the life of Jesus Christ through the eyes of one of his closest friends, John.
July 11, 2016 – Jesus Christ was born about 2,000 years ago. His life and death changed the world forever. He still makes an everlasting impact on the lives of many with his radical teachings and miracles. His powerful message is still transforming over 2.3 billion people all across the globe. ‘The Life of Jesus’ is a story told by his closest friends. Adapted from the book of John in the Bible. Discover now how Jesus changed the course of history in this movie about his life!