Tag Archives: New Living Translation

How the New Living Translation Bible Surprised Me

On occassion I would look to BibleGateway for the Scripture I’m about to post to my FaceBook account.  The New Living Translation (NLT) was the last Bible translation I last used, so it was still the “preferred”one.  The Holman Christian Standard Bible was the version … Continue reading

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Book Review: Science, Creation and the Bible by Carlson and Longman III

Paperback: 144 pages Publisher: IVP Academic (October 4, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 0830838899 IVP Amazon.com WTS Books   With many thanks to Adrianna and wonderful folks at IVP for this review copy of Science, Creation and the Bible: Reconciling Rival … Continue reading

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The NLT for Academic Study?

Some English Bible translations continue to frustrate me. drcheard Is the NLT suitable for academic study by general education college students? Your thoughts?30 minutes agovia Socialite.app Of course the NLT scores high on readability, and has also made some excellent gender decisions.  … Continue reading

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Bishop N.T. Wright and The New Living Translation (NLT)

In many ways, the New Living Translation (NLT), which is built on the Kenneth Taylor’s Living Bible, fills a great void in the world of English Bible translations: it’s not too loose and not too rigid and wooden. But if … Continue reading

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