Tag Archives: New NIV

Notes on the New NIV

Most people may not be aware of this fact, but there has actually been an official revision of the beloved 1984 NIV.  The revision first appeared online in the fall of 2010 and then in hard copy in the spring of 2011. For someone who … Continue reading

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Scot McKnight’s Plea for a Uniting Bible

In a recent post, offering somewhat of a review of the updated NIV, professor Scot McKnight hopes that this new NIV can be a uniting Bible: It is my hope that this Bible can be a uniting Bible. Bibles should … Continue reading

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“Moving Back to the ESV”

“When I was using the ESV for teaching I found myself having to explain what the English translation meant more often. Obviously, this stems from the more formal translation philosophy of the ESV. When I started teaching from the NIV, … Continue reading

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