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Introduction to TheWordTutorial Website

Welcome to my new website! This website is set up to help TheWord ( users to understand, learn how to use, and master TheWord. I will be constantly adding new posts to this website with information on how to use the program. What are some of the advantages of this program? 1) Free, 2) powerful for intense detailed Bible study, 3) suited for studies in Greek and Hebrew, 4) tremendous free module library database available, 5) study methods unavailable in other free or commercial Bible software. … Read entire article »


Bible Search

This video tutorial is by Paul Chapman. This particular video focues on using the Bible search window.  … Read entire article »


YouTube Views Verse Lookup

This video tutorial is by Paul Chapman. This particular video is an introduction to the Views in BibleWord and the verse lookup function. He goes through how to open different windows.  … Read entire article »

Converting Online Bible to theWord

This post is simply a video to help you go through this process.This is a tutorial that explains how to convert PUBLIC DOMAIN Online Bible modules ( to theWord ( which can then be converted to Android MySword Bible modules ( Please do not convert copyrighted Bibles, like NIV, NASB, NLT, etc. Also, you need to download and read the instructions.   … Read entire article »

What Operating System does TheWord require?

What operating system does it run on?theWord has been developed for the Windows operating system, and is compatible with Windows 98 upwards (including Windows XP, Vista, and 7). Some of the unicode features are not available in older Win9x systems. There is special support for localized Win9x systems though (e.g. Arabic Windows 98 will properly display contextual shaped Arabic text). In Windows 2K upwards, there is full support for all languages. (From website: Having said that, let me quickly add, using WINE (Windows emulation software) for both the MAC and Linux, you can easily run the program on both of these platforms. I have had many, many communications with people daily using theWord on both of … Read entire article »

Installing theWord on Mac-Linux-Ubuntu

I will be open about this, I don’t have a linux machine nor a Mac. But from the feedback from the many people who have installed theWord on these platforms it is fully possible to install and use the program on these platforms. NOTE: Being a Mac or Linux user, you should be aware of the possibility of using Windows programs on your platform via a WINE (Windows Interpretation and Emulator). This WINE program is also free. These programs are platform specific, and they allow you to install theWord program on your machine. It is possible. In the video below (from Doug Hamp), skip to minute 13 to see discussion of this.This following link is from … Read entire article »

Create a New Book Module – theWord new file creation

theWord new file creation Create a New Book Module – theWord new file creation Create a New Book Module – theWord new file creation By David Cox Class Objective: In this class we will simply create a new Book Module. … Read entire article »

Clipboard Monitor Options

Clipboard Monitor Options By David Cox Class Objective: In this class, we want to explore the “Watching the Clipboard” options so that we can change and set these options to different things.Clipboard Monitor Options Dialog BoxThese are the options for the Watching Clipboard function. Bible text Essentially this is what Bible version you want to see in the popup. Note that you have the option to set any installed Bible version, but you also have the option to use the current Bible (current as in the current Bible in the BibleView window), and also you can choose for it to show the default Bible.Clipboard Monitor Window placement Another very useful option is for TW to show you the Bible … Read entire article »

F5 theWord Copy Verses Function

F5 theWord Copy Verses Function By David Cox Class Objective: This TW feature is for formatting and inserting verses into the clipboard so that you can insert them into another application or program, or into another module within TW. Note that theWord will allow you to make very specific and minute tweaks to how it pastes Bible text into the clipboard. Although at first you probably think that this is not very important nor useful, think again. The reason why you want to understand and dominate this class is because if you use Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, or some other software in your ministry, and you use the Bible in those programs, you will want to use … Read entire article »

theWord Bible Verse List Feature

theWord Bible Verse List Feature By David Cox Class Objective: To gather a list of verses together to paste into a Word Processor or use within TW.Note: This feature of TW is available when you click on the “List” icon on the Bible Selector Bar. httpv:// Why you want to use Bible Lists theWord is a program that allows you to gather, search, arrange, and present a tremendous amount of Bible knowledge. One thing you can do very well with TheWord is to find verses of the Bible about some topic of interest. But if you are studying some Bible topic, and you come across 50, 60, or 70 verses on that topic, wouldn’t you want to save them, … Read entire article »

theWord Bible Search: How to search the Bible

theWord Bible Search By David Cox Class Objective: In this class we want to just get started on searching the Bible. For purposes of simplicity, we will use the KJV Bible version, but I will also show you how to change that to any Bible version you have installed. theWord Bible Search is the topic of this class. … Read entire article »