Tag Archives: HCSB

How do you read these verses aloud?

So I got myself a thinline updated HCSB, only to discover the challenge of reading certain passages aloud: But speaking the truth in love, let us grow in every way into Him who is the head—Christ.  (Eph. 4:15, bold added) I want their hearts to be encouraged and joined together in love, so that they may have all the riches of assured understanding and have the knowledge of God’s mystery—Christ.  (Col. 2:2, … Continue reading

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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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Yahweh or LORD?

Everywhere I turn these days in my readings I’m encountering “Yahweh” (not to mention my reading of Horton’s Christian Faith). But when I read, say the ESV or NIV, its LORD for the “tetragrammaton” YHWH.  To be honest, I’ve come … 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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