The whole of human nature is set before us in vivid, dramatic narrative form. I love this study bible it is lightweight, therefore I can take this it anywhere I go. Once again, I am full of praise for the design and layout. Nevertheless, the excellent layout and design of this Bible is what deserves most of the credit. All of these features, and more, also make it perfect for homeschool use.
The Life Application Study Bible also provides historical context and maps in each chapter which to me makes the Bible come to life. All bibles should follow this approach. If you want to learn about the Christian faith then this is certainly the best bible you can buy for an adult. It only gives you the navigation bar when you first open it. But a Bible, in a size of print that is comfortable to read, is a hefty object to cart around. Too much back-and-forth is laziness on the part of editors. Select the book you want and it loads faster than you could turn a paper book.
I am grateful though that the tabs get me close to the chapter I want, and I didn't have to take the time to add my own tabs to each chapter. I just joined a Bible Study group and installed this app on my Kindle so I don't have to take my heavy Bible with me. The key is the central character whose ultimate sacrifice is humankind's salvation. Additionally, it has 1 a verse-by-verse commentary notes for every chapter, 2 a time line of world and Bible events, 3 an overview and 4 an outline of each book, 5 information about the purpose and 6 the author of the book, 7 when it was written, 8 for whom it was written and 9 why, as well as key 10 people and 11 verses, and 12 the setting and 13 places where the book takes place. Being this is my first study bible and being new to reading the Bible all together, it's nice to have that extra information. . New Testament: Jesus's life, establishment of early church, with a number of letters to early churches, ending in Revelation, a book looking to the end times.
Each chapter starts with a link to every chapter in the book. One of my New Year's resolutions was to read the bible more. The footnotes in this version are helpful and clear. You may unsubscribe from these email communications at any time. Would you like to report poor quality or formatting in this book? There's a compromise between the thickness of the paper and show-through. And, the large print is fine for my 62 year old bifocal eyes.
The very best evangelical scholarship that brought you today's most popular modern English Bible also contributed to the most celebrated and widely used study notes in existence. The one drawback is that the pages are tissue-paper thin. Read the Bible on your device just as if you were reading a physical book. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? Since it has a lot of notes summaries and study notes it takes longer to read but that's the point of this edition--to improve understanding of how to fit scriptures into how we view life and act in life. It describes the dangerous consequences of living contrary to the blueprint for humankind but also points the way out of the human dilemma of falling short of our potential. I'm very glad I spent the extra money on this. Now for the darkness and size of the type.
Here is a book that never dates. The book's message is both salutary and encouraging. New updated features, charts and articles 1 There are colored introductions to each Bible book; colored illustrations, maps, and charts. It is the Bible for the English-speaking world, from Australia to Zimbabwe. It's very nice, very detailed. Very pleased with it overall. Would you like to report poor quality or formatting in this book? The only complaint I have is when there's excessive references to other verses or other footnotes.
First published over fifteen years ago it has become the Bible of choice for everyone looking to go that bit deeper into God's Word. Read the weight before you buy and the number of pages. The pages are gilded in silver so it is a beautiful Bible. The Bible is divided into 66 portions of books, some if which are very short. In its many translations this book remains the world's best seller.
I would probably invest in a magnifying as I get older in order not to strain my eyes lol. I can't say enough about it -- love, love, love it! The leather cover is very nice. They provide some much-needed explanation and practical application of the text. My only issue is with the size of the subtext. Do you believe that this item violates a copyright? I bought this Bible as a gift for a friend and he loves it and shows it to all of his friends. The colored maps are excellent in the back. With over 400 million Bibles in print, the New International Version is the world's most popular modern English Bible.
Wider margins would have required more pages. Kindle version has excellent navigation from Contents page, and within book. I'm so glad the editors included the colored charts, articles, and maps within the text of the Old Testament and the New Testament. The in-depth notes are coded to highlight notes of special interest in the areas of character study, archaeology, and personal application. With thinner paper, printers have to decrease the density or darkness of the type, so it doesn't show through to the other side.