This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Verse Of The Day


Displays a daily bible verse on your site, using a Verse of the Day RSS feed. The feed can come from anywhere, but defaults to the ESV provided by Good News Publishers.


  • The Verse of the Day options page
  • An example of the text that is generated on the blog
  • An example of the wp_votd() tag in code (highlighted line)


  1. Download the zip file & extract the contents to /wp-content/plugins
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Place the tag wp_votd() on your template where you want the verse to appear
  4. (optional) Modify the version to use and the display template in the options page

Contributors & Developers

“Verse Of The Day” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.