Category Archives: TNIV

Bible Translation Survey Results

“With well over 300 comments in 48 hours, here are the results of my small research project as to what Bible translations the Ryle readers enjoy reading from: 34% – English Standard Version (ESV) 16% – New American Standard Bible … Continue reading

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Bible Review: Update NIV Bible 2011

Leather Bound: 1152 pages Publisher: Zondervan (March 1, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 0310438578 Amazon.com Zondervan Many thanks to Zondervan for this review copy of the NIV Thinline Bible, in the updated NIV 2011 format. 1. Font, paper, cover, ribbon, smyth … Continue reading

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Additional Changes I would have made to the Updated NIV Bible

Though I left the NIV camp (I’m really referrring to the TNIV) because of my many frustrations with it in Paul’s letters, the updated NIV Bible (2011) has made significant changes to lure me back. However, I wish the updated NIV Bible had … Continue reading

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NIV Bible 2011: Restoring the Spirit in the Letters of Paul

One of the many attractions of the New NIV Bible (2011) is what I consider the restoration of the Holy Spirit in the Letters of Paul (see for example, 1 Cor. 12:1; Gal. 6:1, Eph. 5:19; Phil. 1:27; Col. 1:9; 3:16; 2 … Continue reading

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Douglas Moo has settled the “Authenteo” debate at 1 Tim. 2:12?

To be honest, I was hoping that the upated NIV Bible would adopt the TNIV’s rendering at 1 Timothy 2:12.  Well, it did. However, this brought some criticism from Denny Burk of Southern Seminary.  Mr. Burk begins his post: “One … Continue reading

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