Museum of the Bible avoids preaching

Posted: October 28, 2017 at 2:10 a.m.

Senior software developer Donnie Richardson is still doing testing at the area where visitors to the Museum of the Bible can write on a large interactive tablet table. Those messages will be shown on the big screen in the background (now featuring a panoramic photo of Jerusalem).

WASHINGTON -- The Museum of the Bible, an expansive new institution opening next month just south of the National Mall, is just as notable for what it includes -- vivid walk-through re-creations of the ancient world, one of the world's largest private collections of Torahs, a motion ride that sprays water at you, a garden of Biblical plants -- as for what it leaves out.

The high-tech ceiling in the hallway at the entrance to the Museum of the Bible will feature digital images and movies as well as running scripture ve...

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