How to Choose a Bible Translation?

Answer Searching for an English speaking Bible translation can be overwhelming- especially with many newer translations available. Mainly, you will need to decide between more literal (word for word) tran... Read More »

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What is the closest translation to the Hebrew bible?

Dr. Bruce A. Ware, theologian, says of the New American Standard Bible: "Better than any other English translation, the Updated NASB represents the writings of the original Hebrew and Greek authors... Read More »

What is the origin of the New Living Translation of the Bible?

The New Living Translation Bible, originally published in 1996, was translated by professors from universities and seminaries in England, the United States, Australia and Canada. These translators ... Read More »

Which English translation of the Bible is used in official Catholic liturgies?

In the United States, daily mass readings used during the Liturgy of the Word are usually from the New American Bible. However, local conferences of bishops can can approve other suitable translati... Read More »

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