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  • Absolutely Free, Inc. (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Organization proposing a new "Logos 21" translation based on the    Majority Text (Byzantine). 

  • Better Bibles Blog (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Discussion and resources about improving English Bible translations. 

  • Bible Researcher:    English Translations (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Resource guide surveying the history of English    Bible translations. 

  • Bible Translation    (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  A brief description of many Bible translations, discussion of the issues,    many links on the topic, and a Bible translation discussion list. 

  • Bible Translations into    English (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  A survey of common translations, their advantages and    drawbacks by Disciples of Christ pastor, Ken Collins. 

  • Bible    Versions Discussion Board (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Threads for discussion of the relative    merits of various versions and the meaning of passages. 

  • Biblical Studies Foundation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Home of    the New English Translation. 

  • Comments on    "Accurate" Bible Translations (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Discusses some problems of    translation and concludes "For the ordinary reader of the Bible, the    best remedy against such problems is to use more than one version." 

  • Comparing Translations:    Textual Criticism and Interpretation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Discusses textual criticism    (lower criticism) and principles of interpretation which affect translations    of the Bible. 

  • Concordant Publishing Concern (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Concordant New Testament and Old Testament plus commentary. 

  • Davidson Press (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Publisher of the    International Standard Version New Testament (ISV). 

  • English Majority Text Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     E-text of revision of translation by Farstad and Hodges based on the    "Majority Text." 

  • English    Translations of the Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Comments of various English translations of    the Bible by Prof. Felix Just, S.J. of the University of San Francisco.    Includes dates and types of translations and a chart of revisions of    translations. 

  • First Presbyterian    Church: Choosing a Bible Translation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Descriptions and recommendations    of many English translations with links to many of the publishers. Includes    two recommendations for children. 

  • Foundation Publications    (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Publishes New American Standard and La Biblia de las Américas, and Bible    software. 

  • God's Truth (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Champions the    Tyndale translation as the best English translation; Side-by-side    comparisons of the Tyndale and KJV. New version "Yes Word" which    modernizes some of Tyndale's language. 

  • God's Word to the Nations (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Publisher's site about a translation of the Scriptures presented in the    clear, natural English of today. History of the translating group,    comparison with other versions, and samples. 

  • Holy Trinity    Cathedral: An Orthodox Critique of English Bible Translations (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  A look    at some English translations and most particularly the New Revised Standard    Version (NRSV). 

  • Innvista:    Scripture Versions (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Each version has a brief description and history.    Sample passages are listed in order to compare different translations. 

  • Literal Translation of the Holy Bible    (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Complete text of the LITV online. Each book in its own file. Also    available for download as a zip file. 

  • Nestle/Aland Greek Text (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Searchable    parsed hypertext of the New Testament in Byzantine Greek, with full    concordance. 

  • The New King James    Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Features the New Testament in e-text and RealAudio format. 

  • Orthodox Study Bible Old Testament Project    (LXX.org) (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  The project to produce a complete Orthodox Study Bible:    Septuagint and New Testament, with truly Orthodox notes for 21st century    North Americans. 

  • The People's    Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Biblical narratives retold by Sidney Brichto. 

  • Recovery Version Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Translation by Living Stream Ministry with cross-references and footnotes by    Witness Lee: includes introduction, sample verses and notes, viewable text. 

  • Sovereign Grace Publishers (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Home of the King James Version 3 (formerly called the Literal Translation    Version LITV) translated by Jay P. Green. 

  • Spirit    and Truth.org: Translations (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Answers questions about various Bible    translations from a conservative perspective. 

  • Third Millennium Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Another    updating of the 1611 King James Version. 

  • Thomas Nelson (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Publisher of    the New King James Version (NKJV), and of "Tommy Nelson"    children's Bible materials. 

  • Twenty First Century King James Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     An updating of the 1611 King James Version, with obsolete and archaic words    replaced. 

  • Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Publisher of the New Living Translation (NLT) of the Bible, plus reference    and study material. 

  • A View of the Versions    (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Al Maxey explores the strengths and weaknesses of seven widely-used    English versions. 

  • Why So Many Bible    Translations? (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Article by Rev. Dale A. Robbins, that explains the    purpose and background of many of the different Bible translations. 

  • World English Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Public domain    English translation, based on the American Standard Version. Available in    several formats. Also a "Hebrew Names Version" which substitutes    Hebrew terminology for some English or Greek words. 

  • Wycliffe Bible Translators (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Translating Scriptures in more than 70 countries. FAQ, history, online    magazine and newsletter. Free screensaver and missionary game software. 

  • Zondervan:    Translations (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Notes on various English translations including reading    level, number of translators, and style of translation.
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  • American    Standard Bible Online (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Includes the Online Bible e-text, each chapter    in a separate file 

  • American Standard    Version 1901 (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Typeset presentation faithful to the original    publication, complete with the Preface by the American Revision Committee, a    Harmony of the Gospels, and concordance. Each book in its own file. Uses    frames. 

  • American Standard    Version, 1901 Edition (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Full text of the ASV, with concordances and word    frequency lists. Each chapter in its own file. 

  • The American Standard Version of    the Holy Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Complete text, with a brief introduction. Each book in    its own file. Also available for download in zipped HTML, plain text, or    RTF. 

  • Bible    Search Engine: ASV (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Search by verse, chapter, or keywords. Allows some    Boolean operators.
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  • Christianity    Today: The English Standard Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Review article by English teacher    Kathleen Nielson. 

  • English Standard Version Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Publisher site with introduction, translation principles, and online search. 

  • Explanation    for English Standard Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Brief article by Vern Poythress. 

  • Matthias    Media: How Close Are We to the Bible? (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  A review of Bible translation    principles with comparisons between the English Standard Version and the New    International Version.
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  • Kjos    Ministries: What kind of message is  The Message? (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  This 1993    review questions whether some Biblical concepts have been lost in the    translation. 

  • 'The    Message' Bible Per-Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Hughie Seaborn details his concerns about    this paraphrase and compares several passages in the King James, NIV, and    the Message versions.
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  • A Brief History of the    King James Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  The background of this version, including the    principles that guided the translators. Excerpted from "A Brief History    of English Bible Translations," by Dr. Laurence M. Vance. 

  • Catholic    Encyclopedia: Authorized Version, The (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Historical background on the AV.
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  • Bible    Software Review Weblog: NET Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Brief positive review. 

  • New English Translation    (NET) Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  New translation of the Bible featuring translator notes to    help the reader see the decisions made in the translation process. 

  • Wikipedia:    New English Translation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  History and purpose.
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  • New International Version Bible Official    Resource Center (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  The International Bible Society (IBS) translated and    publishes this version and provides background about the translation plus    the complete text of the NIV scriptures online.
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  • The New International Perversion    (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  The author states that 64,576 words and 17 verses have been removed by    this translation and that there are poor word choices in other places, which    take away from the deity of God. 

  • The NIV Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Dr. Max D. Younce states that the NIV has left out thousands of words and    many verses. He believes the King James is the best version. 

  • The NIV Exposed (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Rejects the methodology, sources, and publishing company of the NIV.    Supports the King James Version.
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  • Bible Researcher: New    King James Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Brief review and description with a list of its    translators and excerpts from the Preface. 

  • The New King    James Version Examined (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  M. H. Reynolds argues that the NKJV's use of    Greek manuscripts other than the Textus Receptus has polluted God's Word. 

  • New King James Version    (NKJV) (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Thomas Nelson Publishing site. Brief history and description of    the NKJV, online search by verse or keyword, online text of the New    Illustrated Bible Commentary. 

  • The NKJV: A Deadly    Translation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  16-point criticism of the New King James Version.
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  • Pastorport: What's New    about the New Living Translation Second Edition (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Information about the    2004 revision. 

  • Tyndale House Publishers:    New Living Translation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Information from the publisher about the    translation and the various editions it is available in. Includes a side by    side comparison of a text in the King James, NIV, and NLT.
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  • National Council of    Churches Bible Translation and Utilization (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Background information on    the Revised Standard and New Revised Standard Versions, list of publishers,    and other resources. 

  • New Revised    Standard Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Background of this Bible translation, with examples    of how particular passages are rendered. 

  • The New Revised    Standard Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Background on this Bible translation and its    predecessor, the Revised Standard Version. 

  • Revised Standard    Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Background of this Bible translation, with examples of how    particular passages are rendered.
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  • CBMW: Understanding Today's    New International Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Articles and reviews critical of the    gender-neutral translation in the TNIV. 

  • Is the    TNIV Faithful in Its Treatment of Gender? (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Review article finds fault    with eliminating most generic masculine pronouns from the Bible. 

  • Kept the Faith (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  News,    articles, and charts critical of Today's New International Version (TNIV). 

  • Religion    & Ethics NewsWeekly: TNIV Bible Translation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Show transcript and    video (RealMedia) aired February 18, 2005. 

  • TNIV's    Altered Meanings: An Evaluation of the TNIV (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Article by Vern S.    Poythress, Professor of New Testament Interpretation, Westminster    Theological Seminary. 

  • Today's New International Version Bible    (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Official site: includes online search, browse by book, or download PDF.
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  • Bible    Search Engine: Young Version (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Search the YLT by verse, chapter, or    keywords. Allows some Boolean operators. 

  • The Holy Bible: Young's    Literal Translation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  Revised (3rd) edition of 1898. Each book in its    own file. Allows searching by word, phrase, or citation. Can be viewed in    parallel with other translations. 

  • Youngs Literal HTML Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)     Each chapter of the YLT in its own file. Searchable. 

  • Young's Literal    Translation (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  An English-language Bible translation that is now in the    public domain. Full text, with concordances and word frequency lists. Each    chapter in its own file.
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  • The Lockman Foundation:    Amplified Bible (Category: Bible: Publishers and Versions)  The background, history, principles, and aims of the    translation. Includes a comparison of Philippians 2:5-8 in the KJV, NKJ, and    Amplified versions.
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