Community Forums Community Join our YBS Community Forums. Take notes, post, and have discussions on our Bible Studies with others or setup a private discussion group with your church and take a Bible Study together. Read more Lectionary Resources Are you following the lectionary? We have listed all of the upcoming lectionary with videos from YDS faculty to help you with each week’s reading. Check it out. Read more Allen Hilton Podcasts Podcasts Listen to Rev. Dr. Allen Hilton’s podcast for his two latest YDS seminars “The Gospel of Mark: An Online Bible Study” and “INCARNATION — Fleshing Out the Bible's Christmas Stories; An online Yale Bible Study”. Read more

Our Mission

The mission of the Yale Bible Study is to engage clergy and lay audiences in small group Bible study by providing studies of biblical books, deepened by insights from Yale Divinity School professors. These materials form an accessible, free, and deeply thoughtful and informed group Bible study program.

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Why Study With Us?

World-Renowned Scholars

Yale Divinity School faculty and associates help to make the scriptures come alive through detailed study guides that provide in-depth content to spark conversation and deepen understanding.

Guided Learning

Each lesson in each study includes a video overview with our scholars, a study guide, questions for reflection and discussion, and suggested additional resources to enrich your understanding of the sacred text.

Building Community

The studies are designed to be small group experiences that support the formation of community through shared learning.

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Welcome to the Yale Bible Study. We hope this curriculum will help you and your community deepen your life of faith through small group study.

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