Search for scriptural passages on Bible Gateway by keyword, passage or topic in the search bar located near the top of the website. Results vary according to which version of the Bible is selected in the search.
Bible Gateway provides a comprehensive search of the Bible and includes most versions publicly available. Use a scriptural references such as Genesis 1:1 to find a specific verse. A keyword search produces the passages that contain that particular word or phrase. A topic search reveals various verses and passages that, according to the website's editors, speak to that specific topic.
You can peruse a list of books of the Bible or a topical index. You can also view a specific passage in multiple translations or versions using the Passage Lookup tool located under the Bible tab on the website.
The Bible Gateway website also offers a host of other Bible-related resources such as devotionals, reading plans and the organization's newsletter. More than 100 searchable versions of the Bible are available across about 50 different languages through the website, although some languages are limited to only portions of the Bible. Bible Gateway also offers audio version of the Bible that are available in many languages.