Rescued from bit-rot hell by yours truly, this is a useful command-line tool to have at hand when engaged in a flamewar where a Bible quote or two is required.
With some tearing of hair, I re-tooled it to build via the
system…not a past-time that's recommended as a hobby. It's been
"extensively tested" on Slackware 10.2 and 12.0, and
Solaris 10 (the
cc issues warnings when compiling but that's
Confusingly, you may find a 4.20 on the web but in fact that is earlier code than the 4.03 version presented here. (Which, naturally, I only noticed after I'd managed to get 4.20 to compile.) I've confirmed with Chip Chapin that BRS 4.03 was the last version released - he now considers it a curio and relic.
Download: bible: BRS Release 4.03
There's a man page and a couple of READMEs. You know the drill.
$ bible Mat10:34 Matthew 10 34 Think not that I am come to send peace on earth: I came not to send peace, but a sword.
See also, Isaiah22:13