January 15, 2014|3:54 pm

Chinese Christians receive Bible (YouTube Screenshot: alberttiago1)

In this video from the 1980s, Christians in China receive the Bible for the first time. As the box of Bibles is opened, these believers rush to hold in their hands what they've long hoped for: God's written words. They clutch their new Bibles as if they don't ever want to let them go, and judging from the exultant joy and emotional gratitude in the room, they probably don't.

Watch and SHARE this reminder of the priceless gift we have in the Scriptures!