Shmooping the Bible

Shmoop and you shall receive.

The Bible is the #1 bestselling book of all time.

On the first day, Shmoop analyzed the big hitters of the Old Testament. Keep your eye out as we continue to bring more your way.

Not only is the Bible a good book, it's the Good Book.

No matter what you believe, our Bible learning guides have something for everyone. Is the Lord your Shepherd? Great. Studying the Bible as literature just might deepen and enliven your faith. Curious about the history behind these texts? Also great. You're in for some major academic enlightenment.

Whether the Bible has personally influenced you or just made its mark on writers you love, it's worth taking a peek from a literary point of view. If this is all new to you, don't worry-- we're here to help. As the Bible says, "On the eighth day, God created Shmoop and saw that it was good."

Or something like that.

  • 1 Samuel
  • 2 Samuel
  • 2 Kings
  • 1 Chronicles
  • 2 Chronicles
  • Ezra and Nehemiah
  • Esther
  • Job
  • Proverbs
  • Ecclesiates
  • Isaiah
  • Jeremiah
  • Lamentations
  • Ezekiel
  • Daniel
  • The 12 Minor prophets

Coming Soon...

From Jesus's birth to the end of days, Shmoop's got you covered. Keep checking back as we fill in the gaps.

Not only is the Bible a good book, it's the Good Book.

No matter what you believe, our Bible learning guides have something for everyone. Is the Lord your Shepherd? Great. Studying the Bible as literature just might deepen and enliven your faith. Curious about the history behind these texts? Also great. You're in for some major academic enlightenment.

Whether the Bible has personally influenced you or just made its mark on writers you love, it's worth taking a peek from a literary point of view. If this is all new to you, don't worry-- we're here to help. As the Bible says, "On the eighth day, God created Shmoop and saw that it was good."

Or something like that.

  • 1-2 Thessalonians
  • Galatians, Philippians, Philemon
  • Ephesians and Colossians
  • The Pastoral Epistles (1-2 Timothy, Titus)
  • General Epistles

Coming Soon...