Daily Archives: August 21, 2008

The NLTSB Meets the ESVSB on The Book of Jonah

I thought I’d try my hand at a comparison between two competing Study Bibles:  The NLT and the ESV.  The NLT SB boasts of “The Truth Made Clear while the ESV SB boasts of “The Most Comprehensive Study Bible Ever … Continue reading

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Lifting Hands in Praise and Worship

So why don’t we lift our hands more in our praise and worship to God?  The most I lift my hands in praise and worship to God is not in the assembly—oddly enough—but in my private times with God. Scripture … Continue reading

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The ESV Meets Its Cousin, the NRSV, Pt. 2

Again we need to be reminded of what the ESV states in its Preface about archaic language: “archaic language has been brought to current usage” and that it employs “current literary English.” E for ESV and N for NRSV in … Continue reading

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