These free online Bible study lessons are for everyone. You don’t need to be religious to benefit from them—all you need is a desire to learn.
The entire interactive Bible study course, including access to an online Bible and supplementary materials, is free of charge. You won’t need to register or provide personal information. The lessons are self-guided, so you can progress at your own pace. Learn about the Bible and what it really teaches.
Basic Bible Teachings
In this course, you’ll get the answers to some of life’s most important questions: Who is God? Why do suffering and evil exist? Will God ever bring an end to suffering?
Unit 1 | The Bible and Its Author
Lesson 1.1 About the Bible—Can the Bible Help You?
Although the Bible is an ancient book, it contains practical advice for today and a wonderful hope for the future.
Lesson 1.2 Who Is God, the Creator?
Two key facts about the God of the Bible can help you find the satisfying answer to this question.
Unit 2 | The Bible’s Main Characters
Lesson 2.1 Who Is Jesus?
Learn why Jesus is such an important person and see from the Bible the difference between God and Jesus.
Lesson 2.2 Who Are the Angels?
Angels are mentioned almost 400 times in the Bible. What can we know about them?
Lesson 2.3 Why Did God Create Humans?
What was God’s original purpose for humans? Will that purpose ever be accomplished?
Unit 3 | The Bible’s Message of Hope
Lesson 3.1 Why Do Suffering and Evil Exist?
If God is both loving and almighty, why does he allow injustice, pain, and distress to exist?
Lesson 3.2 How Does God Save Us From Death?
Learn how God will eliminate death itself and bring back people who have already died.
Lesson 3.3 How Will God End Suffering and Evil?
God’s Kingdom, ruled by Jesus, will replace the failed rulership of human governments.