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Well, I think this is the most suitable site to ask about this. I want to know a verse which includes "a-z" english characters in whatever english Bible versions because I want to show it on a dialog of an android Bible app I'm making now (unless the verse is negative).
Thansk you in advance.

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closed as off-topic by David Stratton, Dan, El'endia Starman Jan 5 '14 at 20:58

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You want a verse that includes all 26 English alphabet characters? –  Wikis Jan 5 '14 at 18:39
I'm pretty sure that's got nothing to do with doctrine. It's trivia at best... Too bad there were no quick brown foxes in the Bible. –  David Stratton Jan 5 '14 at 19:13
This question appears to be off-topic because it is about trivia, not Christian doctrine, teachings, history, or literature. –  David Stratton Jan 5 '14 at 19:14

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This is off-topic, but for the record, there are no English pangrams in the Bible that I can find. Also, the translation you use is important. Using the Python Pangram checker from RosettaCode (pre-written functions available in numerous other languages), you can feed each verse as input to a function similar to below:

import string, sys
if sys.version_info[0] < 3:
    input = raw_input

def ispangram(verse, alphabet=string.ascii_lowercase):
    alphaset = set(alphabet)
    return alphaset <= set(verse.lower())

for verse in bible: # you will need to obtain the Bible text on your own
    print (ispangram(input(verse)))

The closest I found is Ezra 7:21 which in the KJV has every letter except for 'J':

And I, even I, Artaxerxes the king, do make a decree to all the treasurers which are beyond the river, that whatsoever Ezra the priest, the scribe of the law of the God of heaven, shall require of you, it be done speedily.

You can find pangrams in the original languages, however. In the Hebrew, there are at least 17-18 verses (Deuteronomy 4:34 is one of them, the count depends on whether or not you count sin and shin as separate letters), and in Greek there are only 2 (Matthew 5:30 and Revelation 2:10 in case you wanted to know).

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He he :) Thanks you so much for your answer. :D @Daи –  C.S Oren Jan 6 '14 at 10:38
@C.SOren no problem ;) –  Dan Jan 6 '14 at 17:55

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