Item description for Holy Bible: New Revised Standard Version With The Apocrypha And The Deuterocanonical Books by Hendrickson Publishers...
Though they are regularly used in both Protestant and Roman Catholic congregations, the books of the Apocrypha are difficult to find in affordable English Bibles today---until now!
Readers will enjoy the NRSV's contemporary, literal translation and the easy-to-read text. Churches that reference the Apocrypha in liturgy and worship will appreciate the quality and price of these outstanding editions for sanctuary and presentation.
Featuring an attractive and sturdy binding, this pew Bible will give years of dependable service. It's also designed to lie flatter when opened---so it's more comfortable to hold and won't spring shut like a cheaper binding.
* Superior quality at an unbeatable price
* Three classic colors---burgundy, black, and blue---complement any sanctuary interior.
* Hardcover, 1,120 pages, 5 x 8 inches
* Readable 9-point type
* Color maps and presentation page
ABOUT THE TRANSLATION
Translated by a multi-denominational committee, and based on the original Hebrew, Greek, and Aramaic, the New Revised Standard Version is widely used by English-speaking congregations throughout the world.
ABOUT THE APOCRYPHA
The Apocrypha is a collection of books found in the Septuagint---the Greek version of the Jewish Bible. Though not incorporated into the final, canonical version of the Hebrew scriptures, they were included in important Bible translations such as the Latin Vulgate and the original King James Version of 1611. For centuries the books of the Apocrypha have had a significant influence on Christian art, literature, and theology.
Publishers Description Readers will enjoy the NRSV's contemporary, literal translation and the easy-to-read text. Churches that reference the Apocrypha in liturgy and worship will appreciate the quality and price of these outstanding editions for presentation, and outreach.
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Studio: Hendrickson Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6.34" Height: 1.57" Weight: 1.85 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 2005
Publisher Hendrickson Publishers
ISBN 1565637364 ISBN13 9781565637368
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More About Hendrickson Publishers
Hendrickson Publishers has a strong history of producing outstanding academic, trade, and reference books at a reasonable price.
Through our academic publishing program, we seek to meet the publication needs of the religious studies academic community worldwide with works on the Hebrew Bible and Hebrew language, ancient Near Eastern studies and archaeology, New Testament and Greek language, biblical theology, Judaism, patristics, church history, historical theology, practical theology, and religion and culture. Hendrickson is also delighted to be partnering with the German Bible Society, the premier publisher of original language Bibles.
On the trade end, Hendrickson is pleased to offer a greatly expanded Bibles publishing program, including a wide variety of print, audio and DVD Bibles. Our products include books on Christian living topics, Biblical studies and reference works for both pastors and the thoughtful layperson, devotionals, and many of the Christian classics.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Holy Bible: New Revised Standard Version With The Apocrypha And The Deuterocanonical Books?
Product like brand new Oct 9, 2008
I am involved in a Bible study at my church. This is the second study that talks about the Apocrypha and other books of the Bible that are not in the regular versions. I am glad to have this for a reference for my studies.