Simple and Free Bible Study Software for macOS

e-Sword X for Mac

e-Sword X for Mac

  -  Freeware
e-Sword for Mac (e-Sword X) is a fast and effective way to study the Bible for macOS. e-Sword X is feature-rich and user-friendly with more capabilities than you would expect in a free Bible study app. The fact that e-Sword for macOS is free is just one of the blessings and does not speak of the quality of the app. Below you'll find a list of features that you will discover helps make Bible study both enjoyable and enriching.

EVERYTHING NEEDED
To study the Bible in an enjoyable and enriching manner. All Bibles, commentaries, dictionaries, … everything is just a click away!

POWERFUL SEARCHES
They are simple to use. Enter as many words you want to search for and select the settings. You can even search on Strong numbers!

INTEGRATED EDITOR
For creating your own sermons, Bible studies, study notes, or journaling, complete with Spell Checking and a Thesaurus!

This basic installation includes the King James Bible and the King James with Strong's numbers study Bible, the Strong's Lexicon, Smith's Bible dictionary, Meyer's devotional commentary, and the Treasury of Scripture Knowledge cross-references.

Features and Highlights
  • Parallel Bible
  • Wysiwyg printing
  • Strong's tooltips
  • Scripture tooltips
  • Compare Bibles
  • Reference library
  • Graphics viewer
  • Audio sermons
  • User guide
To download and install e-Sword on your Mac, please follow these simple steps:
  • Click the top button that says "e-Sword Install".
  • When your browser's Save dialog appears, choose "Save" to start the download.
  • Open/Run the file (for example by opening the folder where you saved it and double-click the installation file). There is no need for uninstalling older versions before updating. The installation program guides you through the rest of the process. It is recommended to use the default settings for installation.
Also Available: Download e-Sword for Windows

What's new in this version:

e-Sword X 9.2.1
- Adaptations for Sonoma changes.
- Includes fixes for Editor issues.


e-Sword X 9.2
- Adaptations for Sonoma changes.


e-Sword X 9.1
- New hotkeys to accommodate navigating through the Bible verse History.
- Issues fixed in editors and layout.


e-Sword X 9.0
- Regular Expressions have been extended to all resource types! Just wrap the expression in the REGEX() command, for example: REGEX(b[Aa]fterW+(?:w+W+){1,6}daysb)
- The History is now saved between sessions! The listing is automatically trimmed as needed, but you can always clear the listing whenever you want to.
- Main toolbar includes Previous and Next buttons to move through the Bible, as well as an Awesome button to instantly go to a random encouraging verse!
- New 'Backup User Files' menu item to accommodate sharing user files between devices.


e-Sword X 8.1.2
- Fixed Head Indent bug in note editors.


e-Sword X 8.1.1
- This update includes performance improvements and fixes for reported issues.


e-Sword X 8.0.1
- New Navigation Sidebar for easy access to Bible chapters!
- Editor enhancements, including a background matching the other views.
- Copy Verses improvements, including additional formats.
- Includes bug fixes for all reported issues in e-Sword X 8.0.


e-Sword X 8.0
- New Navigation Side for easy access to Bible chapters!
- Editor enhancements, including background matching to the other views.
- Copy Verses improvements, including additional formats.


e-Sword X 7.5
- New Analyze Verses feature! Determine word use counts for any range of Scripture, and visualize it for easy identification of the themes.
- Bible searches can now use Regular Expressions! Just wrap the expression in the REGEX() command, for example: REGEX(b[Aa]fterW+(?:w+W+){1,6}daysb)
- Bible searches can now be diacritic insensitive; thus, searching a Spanish Bible for Jesus will find verses with either Jesus or Jesús. Also, searching a Greek Bible for Κυριος will find verses with either Κυριος, Κύριος, or Κύριός!
- Design updates for Big Sur and a new icon.
- Native support for Apple Silicon Macs.


e-Sword X 7.0
- Pop-Up Buttons have replaced the Combo Boxes throughout the app making resource selection much easier and intuitive!
- Dig deeper and follow the links in Tooltips now!
- Study Mode (Command+W) has much more functionality!
- Listen to a number of popular Christian radio and Internet stations!
- Printing improvements, including Header/Footer option and Margin choices!
- New greenish background color which may ease eye strain for some people.
- Numerous additional enhancements and fixes.