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To see the bible in your dream is often considered a good thing, especially for people who are of the Christian faith. The bible is, after all, referred to as a holy scripture and hence, carries such a huge significance when seen in dreams. Bible dreams aren’t only limited to religious people too as they are known to manifest in the dreams of even those who are outside the religious fold.
Interpreting a bible dream meaning requires one to look into the nuances of the dream and the details involved to truly decipher the message it comes with and its significance to you and your life. Considering the many ways that a bible can be part of a dream, understanding the likely meaning behind its presence is important.
Bible dreams may be sent to you as a wakeup call, a sign of good fortunes to come, new opportunities coming your way or even warn you of potential dangers. Below we explore some of the meaning and interpretations of seeing a bible in your dreams.
1. Receiving a bible
If you ever dream about receiving a bible, know that this is a sign that you are about to welcome god into your life. This brings about happiness and joy and even justice. You are being presented a gift which is considered the word of god, literally. This could only mean good things to you, provided that you will also welcome god’s presence in the process.
2. Carrying a bible
If you dream that you are holding the bible or carrying it in the dream, it is a sign that you need more confidence in your faith. You need to trust the lord more. It’s quite possible that despite your faith, you have recently encountered disruptions that seem to sway your relationship with god. The dream of you carrying the bible is but a reminder to let you know that despite how tough things may seem now, the lord has your back. So, you need to remain steadfast.
4. Seeing the bible
If you dream of seeing the bible, it’s often a sign that you will have to face whatever unpleasant truth has been hidden from you. Think of it as how overprotective parents tend to shelter their child so much from the world, they have a hard time adjusting to the realities of life later on. This may mean that you will find yourself in a rather difficult situation soon. However, while this dream may seem to carry certain negative connotations to it, know that it does bring about something positive. The truth, no matter how hurtful it may seem, is always better than the sweetest and most well-intentioned lie.
5. Reading the bible
If you were reading the bible in your dream, this often signifies joy. Expect some good news to be revealed to you soon— something that will be worth planning a celebration for. It could also be an indication of your interest to learn something new, to imbibe in the knowledge of new cultures and traditions— things that you have never had the chance to truly learn about and appreciate before.
6. Buying a bible
If you dream of buying a bible, it usually signifies that a sick friend, a loved one, or somebody important to you will finally find healing soon. This is why, despite a grim initial prognosis, you should never lose hope. You will even want to look at all potential alternative treatments out there but bigger than everything else is your faith knowing that there is healing at the end of the road.
7. Selling a bible
If you are selling a bible in your dream, this may signify progress in your career. This usually means that the long-awaited promotion you have been looking forward to will finally take place. You will finally get that better salary rate you have been hoping for. However, all these come with a cost since you are likely going to have to make a number of compromises as a result.
While you may achieve everything you have always hoped for as far as your career goes, but the prize you have to pay has been high. Too high perhaps that you may have been left questioning whether it was worth it at all.
8. Writing the bible
If you dream about writing the bible, then this signifies that there are things in your life that you might want to change. This is going to be a massive change, however— a highly radical one and is likely going to affect not just you but many of the people that you care deeply about. It is particularly this aspect of that change that is making it harder for you to decide whether to pursue it or not.
However, if you see other people writing the bible instead of yourself, it often means that you have been so naïve in the past and have been hurt and taken advantage of as a result. You have learned your lesson, perhaps too much that it is harder for you now to trust people and to open up to them. You aren’t even completely honest with people you love as a result, and while you’re trying to change that, the journey hasn’t been exactly easy.
9. Losing the bible
If you dream that you have lost the bible, it can signify your need or affection, attention and love. If you are in a relationship or are already married, you may have ended up with a significant other that isn’t as appreciative of you or maybe lacking in the qualities of what you would find ideal. You feel that the relationship has gone to a point where it feels stale and that your partner may not seem to care even if you decide to walk away from it at any point.
However, it is also possible that these feelings of insecurity you are harboring may not be the truth but that they are only distorted by your own perception because of your loneliness. If you are not in a relationship or have not been for a long time, it may be time for you to reexamine your expectations of what an ideal partner should be. While you should never compromise when it comes to finding the right person, setting your standard way up high might mean you’ll never really find anybody who will live up to your lofty expectations.