Tag Archives: Translation

Lexham English Bible Now Available on Bible Gateway

We’re pleased to announce a new addition to our library of Bibles: the Lexham English Bible (LEB) New Testament! Two major characteristics distinguish the LEB from other modern Bible translations. Continue reading

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“Son of Man” or “Human One?” Tough Translation Questions Raised by the Common English Bible

The Common English Bible sparked much discussion with its use of the phrase “Human One” in place of “Son of Man.” What was the rationale behind this change, and what does it teach us about the challenge of Bible translation? Continue reading

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Comparing Versions of Romans 7:14-20 Side-by-side

One of my favorite New Testament passages is Paul’s testimony in Romans 7:14-20 about the battle we fight with sin. I decided to read it in several different Bible versions, to see how they each rendered it. Here’s how you can do the same with your own favorite Bible passages. Continue reading

Filed under Bible Gateway Features, Translation

In praise of the King James Bible

Monday, May 2 marks the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible, and over the last few months there has been much reflection online about the significance and ongoing influence of the venerable KJV. We thought it might be useful to collect links to some of the more interesting KJV-related articles. Continue reading

Filed under History, King James Version

The updated New International Version is now live on Bible Gateway!

The updated New International Version is now live on Bible Gateway! The NIV 2011 is the result of many years of scholarship, translation work, and reader feedback, and we’re excited to host its public debut. Continue reading

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GOD’S WORD Translation (GW) added to Bible Gateway’s online library

We’re pleased to announce the addition of the GOD’S WORD Translation (GW) to Bible Gateway’s library of online Bibles! Continue reading

Filed under New version, News