YouVersion Bible
on Google Assistant

YouVersion Bible for Google Assistant is completely free and lets you listen to any book, chapter, or verse of the Bible, your daily Reading Plan, and the Verse of the Day on any smart speakers or devices that work with Google Assistant.

To get started, simply say, “Hey Google, talk to YouVersion Bible.”

Things you can do with YouVersion Bible…

Ask for any book, chapter, or verse – here are just a few examples, but you can try whatever phrasing feels most natural to you

“Ok Google…

  • …tell YouVersion Bible to read Luke.”
  • …tell YouVersion Bible I want to listen to First Corinthians chapter 13.”
  • …ask YouVersion Bible to read John 3:16.”

Listen to your Bible Plan – after linking your YouVersion account, you can listen to your most recently subscribed Bible Plan

“Hey Google, ask YouVersion Bible to read my Plan.”

Hear the Verse of the Day – quickly listen to YouVersion’s Verse of the Day

“Ok Google, ask YouVersion Bible for the Verse of the Day.”

Reflect on a Daily Devotional – have the Verse of the Day Story read to you

“Ok Google, ask YouVersion Bible for the Daily Devotional.”

Pray through your Prayer List – link your YouVersion account, and then go through your saved Prayer Cards

“Ok Google, ask YouVersion Bible for my Prayer List.”

Unwind with YouVersion Rest – a soothing voice accompanied by peaceful background sounds will read the Psalms to you

“Ok Google, open YouVersion Rest.”

To use a different background, say: “Ok Google, ask YouVersion Rest to change my background.”

Use your favorite Bible translation – select from five different Bible versions that feature audio recorded by professional narrators

“Hey Google…

  • …ask YouVersion Bible to switch to the English Standard Version.”
  • …tell YouVersion Bible to use the King James.”
  • …tell YouVersion Bible to use the New International Version.”
  • …ask YouVersion Bible to make my version the NLT.”
  • …tell YouVersion Bible to start using the Message.”

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