Can You Write in a Bible?

Hello-

I recently posted a thread about searching for a good study Bible to use with my Bible study course. The course recommends getting a Bible that you can mark up. (Not in a disrespectful way!) I wouldn’t doodle in the margins of the Bible or trash it up, but read through different passages, highlight areas that speak to me, write in connections I make. Most of the people that responded kindly told me that they felt it was irreverent to mark up a Bible.

Is there anything bad about doing this?

Thank you! God bless!

No, there is nothing wrong with making notes or highlighting things in a Bible.

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