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Why So Many English Bible Translations? Free Webcast Gives the Answer

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NRSV: Scripture Reading Advice for New Followers of Jesus

Renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability and vetted by Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, Evangelical, and Jewish scholars, the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) faithfully serves the church in personal spiritual formation, in the liturgy, and in the academy. Read the NRSV on Bible Gateway New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) with Apocrypha New Revised […]

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Why Typeface Matters – The Creation of the NRSV Typeface

By Melinda Bouma A few years ago, while researching how to continue to improve the readability and beauty of the Bibles we publish, I came across this presentation that Mark Ward made to his church about Why Typography Matters. This interesting video is inspiring and affirming for many of us who love to wrestle with […]

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NRSV: How the Gospel Informs Social Action

Renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability and vetted by Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, Evangelical, and Jewish scholars, the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) faithfully serves the church in personal spiritual formation, in the liturgy, and in the academy. Read the NRSV on Bible Gateway New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) with Apocrypha New Revised […]

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You Can Always Use One More Translation, or Why I Read the NIVNKJVESVNLTNASBMSGKJVCSBNET Bible

By John Greco When I answered the phone, I was met with sniffles and sobs. It was the sort of call I dreaded. I’m not a professional counselor and had no experience talking someone down from an emotional precipice. So, I did the only thing I could. “Sir,” I said, “how can I pray for […]

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NRSV: Cultivating Bible Reading Habits

Renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability and vetted by Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, Evangelical, and Jewish scholars, the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) faithfully serves the church in personal spiritual formation, in the liturgy, and in the academy. Read the NRSV on Bible Gateway New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) with Apocrypha New Revised […]

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NRSV: How the Liturgy Deepens Your Affection for Scripture

Renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability and vetted by Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, Evangelical, and Jewish scholars, the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) faithfully serves the church in personal spiritual formation, in the liturgy, and in the academy. Read the NRSV on Bible Gateway New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) with Apocrypha New Revised […]

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NRSV: How a Close Scripture Reading Informs Social Action

Renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability and vetted by Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, Evangelical, and Jewish scholars, the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) faithfully serves the church in personal spiritual formation, in the liturgy, and in the academy. Read the NRSV on Bible Gateway New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) with Apocrypha New Revised […]

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NRSV: God’s Word and Future Generations

Renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability and vetted by Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, Evangelical, and Jewish scholars, the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) faithfully serves the church in personal spiritual formation, in the liturgy, and in the academy. Read the NRSV on Bible Gateway New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) with Apocrypha New Revised […]

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God Uses Grace in Surprising Ways

Fingerprints of Grace And the LORD said to her, “Two nations are in your womb,     and two peoples from within you shall be divided; the one shall be stronger than the other,     the older shall serve the younger.” Genesis 25:23 (ESV) [Sign up to get the free Verse of the Day in the English Standard […]

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