Web Apps

Crossway is committed to providing ESV resources through the web. We have a variety of Bible resources and tools that are web accessible to help enrich and support your church, ministry, and personal spiritual life.


ESVBible.org provides access to the Word of God through a customizable, modular, online interface. Manage your own notes, add study Bible resources, follow reading plans, and more. Read a more detailed introduction or visit www.ESVBible.org to try it yourself.

ESVBible.org mobile

We are excited to expand our web tool to include optimized access for all major mobile platform browsers including but not limited to: iPhone/iPads, Blackberrys, and Android devices. Using your mobile device’s web browser to navigate to www.esvonline.org will bring up a customized mobile user interface for ESVBible.org.

ESVBible.org Chrome Web App

You can also install our free ESV Bible Chrome web app from the Chrome Web Store. If you’re using Chrome as your web browser, feel free to navigate and install our web app. Just one more way to access the ESV Bible online.

The Literary Study Bible

Combining thousands of insightful notes with the complete ESV text, the Literary Study Bible website will help you understand God’s Word more fully, in all its richness and beauty. Explore the Bible’s storylines, characters, historical settings, literary genres, motifs, theological themes, imagery, and important terms, understanding the Bible with greater clarity.



A customized url shortener exclusively for the ESV bible. Use esv.to to look up God’s Word, share God’s Word, or search God’s Word.



A widget is a small application that sits on your OS X Dashboard. The ESV OS X Dashboard Widget allows you to search the ESV text by passage or keyword from your OS X Dashboard. (Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger or above is required)

If you’re using Safari:
  1. Click the download link.
  2. When the widget download is complete, Click Show Dashboard.
  3. Click the Plus sign to display the Widget Bar.
  4. Click the widget’s icon in the Widget Bar to open it.
If you’re using a browser other than Safari:
  1. Click the download link.
  2. When the widget download is complete, unarchive it and place it in /Library/Widgets/ in your home folder.
  3. Click Show Dashboard.
  4. Click the Plus sign to display the Widget Bar.

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