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The Holy Bible: English Standard Version

The Holy Bible: English Standard Version

This is a new edition of the English Standard Version of the Bible - the world's fastest-growing Bible translation

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Collins, 2012
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Details

ISBN: 0007502893, 9780007502899
Physical Description: 1104 p. ; 22 cm.
Subject: Religion.
Uniform Title: Bible. English. English Standard.

Description

An attractive edition of the English Standard Version of the Bible; the world's fastest-growing Bible translation. Ideal as a gift or for personal use.

The ESV Thinline Bible complete with high quality Black Leather cover, is a fantastic value deluxe edition of the world's fastest-growing Bible translation. It is less than an inch thick, but it still contains a concordance and the complete text of the ESV Bible in a highly readable font size. This edition comes complete with anglicized text and its many helpful features include:

- British English Text- Double-column format with black letter text- Concordance- Full colour maps- Presentation and family record pages- Ribbon marker- Gilt page edges

The English Standard Version is a great choice for personal reading and study, for private devotions and family prayers, and for teaching, preaching, and worship. An 'essentially literal' translation, the ESV Bible combines word-for-word accuracy with readability, literary excellence, and depth of meaning. More than 100 of the world's leading Bible scholars and teachers were involved in creating the ESV Bible. Trusted worldwide, the ESV is a treasure for life.

Reviews

'This is a fine, fresh and faithful translation, combining both elegance and accuracy to bring us a version of the bible that is anything but standard. The ESV brings us a text that is both readable yet scholarly. It is quite simply the best version we have today - clear, simple and illuminating'MARTYN PERCY, Principal of Ripon College Cuddesdon

At last a translation that majors on accuracy, combined with a modern, fluent style. I am confident that in time the ESV will become the standard translation for the English-speaking world.'THE RT. REV. WALLACE BENN, Bishop of Lewes, England

'Meticulous care and passionate research make the ESV a crisp, accurate, and valuable translation.'MAX LUCADO, Minister, Oak Hills Church of Christ

'The ESV satisfies the preaching memorizing, studying and reading needs of our church, from children to adults.'JOHN PIPER, Pastor for Preaching and Vision, Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota

'This is a fine, fresh and faithful translation, combining both elegance and accuracy to bring us a version of the bible that is anything but standard. The ESV brings us a text that is both readable yet scholarly. It is quite simply the best version we have today - clear, simple and illuminating.'REV. PROF. CANON MARTYN PERCY, Principal of Rippon College Cuddeson