TBN or Trinity Broadcasting Network is a leading religious television channel that offers a vast library of Christianity-themed films. The channel holds the name of America’s most-watched faith-and-family channel. TBN’s family network is now used by 98% of TV households in the US. It reached more than 175 nations across the earth by presenting inspirational and entertaining programming 24/7 in nearly 14 languages. It is the most influential non-profit religious broadcaster globally, and now it is officially available on the App Store for Apple TV. To learn how to add TBN on Apple TV, you shall read the article.

How to Get TBN on Apple TV?

Follow the steps below to install the native TBN app on your Apple TV.

Pocket Guide: On Apple TV 4k or HD, go to App Store > Click the Search icon > Type TBN > Select the app > Tap on Get button > Click Open.

(1) From your Apple TV home screen, go to the App Store.

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(2) Select the Search icon and enter TBN into the search box.

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(3) Choose the TBN app in the search result. It will take you to the TBN app’s info page.

(4) On this page, choose the Get option to install the TBN app.

(5) Once the app is downloaded on your Apple TV, you can use it without any subscription.

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How to Activate TBN on Apple TV?

(1) Select the TBN app tile on the home screen of the tvOS to launch it.

(2) You will find an activation code on your screen. Go ahead and note it down.

(3) Now, go to the activation page of TBN (watch.tbn.tv/activate) from a browser.

TBN on Apple TV Activation

(4) Enter the login details to sign in to your account. Then, key in the TBN activation code and click Submit.

(4) Refresh your Apple TV, and you will be able to access the app.

Did you know? You can download the app on Apple TV from your iPhone. You can enable the option from the settings menu, and after that, whenever you download Apple TV-compatible apps on your iPhone, it will automatically download on your Apple TV. Here is how to enable this feature:

  • Go to the Settings menu on your Apple TV.
  • Select the Apps under Settings.
  • You will find an option “Turn automatic app installation on or off.” Turn it on.

Now, whenever you download the apps on your iPhone, they will automatically get downloaded on your Apple TV. Note: These apps should be compatible with Apple TV as well.

Alternative Method: How to Stream TBN on Apple TV Via AirPlay

TBN app is only compatible with Apple TV 4th Gen or newer models. If you’re using an older model, you can rely on the AirPlay method. The following are the steps.

Pocket Guide: From iOS device, Open App Store > Search and Install TBN app > Play any content > Naviagte to Control Panel > Choose Screen Mirroring > Select your TV.

(1) Get the TBN app on your iOS device from App Store.

(2) Keep your Apple TV and iOS devices connected to the same Wi-Fi network.

(3) Launch the TBN app on your iOS device and play any content.

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(4) Then, open the Control Center from your iOS device and click on the Screen Mirroring option.

  • Optionally, you can visit Settings > Control Center and turn on Screen Mirroring.
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(5) Finally, choose your Apple TV from the list that appears on your iOS device screen to start mirroring.

The TBN app expands the impact of faith-based television by creating innovative content designed to reach each viewer demographic with the life-changing message of grace and hope. Some of the on-demand content you can watch using this app include Travel The Road, Praise, Lynda Randle and Friends, Walking By Faith, and Max Lucado.


Is TBN free?

Yes, the TBN app is completely free to download and use on your Apple TV.

How to watch TBN without cable?

To watch TBN without cable, you can try DIRECTTV on Apple TV.