Free Douay-Rheims Bible Software
Welcome to www.bible73.com! Here you can download free software
containing the following:
1. The Douay-Rheims translation of the Bible, along with the notes by Bishop
Richard Challoner. (Click here to learn why I chose
the Douay-Rheims version.)
2. Definitions of unfamiliar words in the Bible. Simply click on a word to see
a brief definition.
3. Cross-references between verses.
4. A concordance that lets you look up any single word or multiple words.
(What's a concordance?)
There's no catch. The software is free, and in the public domain (with no
on any computer that has a Web browser (PC, Mac, PDA, smart phone, etc.) No
Internet connection is needed, because all the files are local, residing on
your computer. (Your Web browser must be able to view local files; almost
all browsers qualify.)
There's nothing hidden in the software (e.g., spyware) - you can examine the
HTML files to assure yourself of that. I simply wanted to make my favorite
translation of the Bible as easy to use as possible by making it accessible on
your computer, even when you don't have an Internet connection. I also wanted
to make it a little less difficult to read by providing brief definitions of
To download the software, click
here (bible.zip, less than 5 MB).
The software was last updated on 2014-Mar-25.
Installing the Software
To install the software, simply unpack bible.zip anywhere on your
computer. Point your browser to bible.htm to start the program.
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