LDS Scriptures Fortune Modules

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Fortune is a program that reads random quotes from data text files.

The fortune-mod-mormon project aims to provide free fortune modules for the Scriptures.

The latest release includes seventeen individual modules. Download now!

The Holy Bible (King James Version)

  • bible - The Holy Bible (Old and New Testaments)
  • ot - The Old Testament
  • nt - The New Testament
  • gospels - The Four Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke and John)
  • acts - The Book of Acts
  • eccl - Ecclesiastes
  • epistles - The Epistles (Romans - Jude)
  • isaiah - The Book of Isaiah
  • proverbs - The Book of Proverbs
  • psalms - The Book of Psalms

The Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, Pearl of Great Price

  • mormon - The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ
  • aof - The Articles of Faith
  • dc - Doctrine and Covenants
  • pgp - The Pearl of Great Price
  • scriptures - All the Scriptures included

See also: fortune-mod-bible, another KJV Bible module.


2005-11-06 - v1.0.0

Download from Sourceforge.

md5sum: 6fc6a4eeff2b64c2b1256d00bf1c48b8 fortune-mod-mormon-1.0.0.tar.bz2

Project Documentation


Gentoo, SuSE

Install modules to /usr/share/fortune


On most Linux / BSD systems, you can use the Makefile provided. Just run make install as root to install the modules in /usr/share/fortune, or you can just copy them manually.

If you are using Windows, you can install fortune with Cygwin.

Once installed, run fortune <module> to see a random scripture. :)

$ fortune mormon