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The New Oxford Annotated Bible with the Apocrypha
Revised Standard Version, Expanded Edition
This classic resource is the only RSV study Bible available today. It features extensive annotations to the biblical text, book introductions, eight supplementary charts and essays, and authoritative, full color Oxford Bible Maps.
5.75"x 8.5", 1984 pages
5.75"x 8.5", 1984 pages
Printed in the USA
The New Oxford Annotated Bible is the most widely used study Bible in schools, colleges, seminaries, and universities across the nation, meeting the needs of students of all faiths. An indispensible tool for people who desire a modern translation combined with outstFor decades, the New Oxford Annotated Bible has been the most widely used study Bible in schools, colleges, seminaries, and universities across the nation, meeting the needs of students of all faiths. One of the most celebrated volumes in Oxford's renowned line of bibles, the RSV New Oxford Annotated Bible features an impressive array of supplementary materials to guide in readers' understanding of the scripture. Outstanding biblical scholarship, affordability, and thousands of satisfied readers have proven that the RSV NOAB is the best ecumenical resource available today.
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Studio: Oxford University Press, USA
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 2" Width: 6.25" Height: 8.75" Weight: 2.8 lbs.
Release Date Jun 1, 1977
Publisher Oxford University Press
ISBN 0195283481 ISBN13 9780195283488
Bible Binding: Hardcover Color: Full Color Point/Type Size: 10.00 Version: RSV Introduction: Yes - Features Introduction! Maps: Yes - Contains Maps
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More About Oxford University Press
Bruce M. Metzger is Collard Professor Emeritus of New Testament Language and Literature at Princeton Theological Seminary. Michael D. Coogan is Professor of Religious Studies at Stonehill College in Easton, Massachusetts and Director of Publications, Harvard Semitic Museum. He is the editor of The Oxford History of the Biblical World and The New Oxford Annotated Bible (3d Edition).
Bruce M. Metzger currently resides in the state of New Jersey. Bruce M. Metzger has an academic affiliation as follows - Princeton Theological Seminary Princeton Theological Seminary (Emeritu.
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Reviews - What do customers think about The New Oxford Annotated Bible with the Apocrypha?
Excellent Bible Mar 15, 2007
This is an excellent bible! It contains all the books accepted by the Greek Orthodox church (the additional books are placed at the end of the NT). The study notes are of a higer critical variety, but they can easily be ignored as you focus on the text.
Good copy of the Good Book Mar 8, 2007
I first bought the 3rd edition which is the NRSV, which was an AWESOME bible, and decided I wanted the 1st edition which is RSV. It's a good, high quality Bible, but not as scholarly as the 3rd edition. If you just want a good translation, this is the Bible for you.
Leather Oxford Bible Feb 25, 2007
It's a very nice book, and I am happy to have it. I would only suggest the addition of more ribbon bookmarks.
Oxford RSV still sets the standard Jan 13, 2007
This ecumenical study Bible using the RSV text still sets the standard for high scholarship in the notes and accuracy of translation. The editors and contributors are among the greatest biblical scholars of the last fifty years. While the NRSV has updated to gender inclusive language, the RSV idiom still retains the poetic flow that made it an English language favorite. The format is far more user friendly and portable in comparison to the later Oxford Annotated Bibles using the NRSV. Another plus is the inclusion of the Apocrypha at the end of the New Testament instead of following the Hebrew Bible. The typeset is very readable, and the overall workmanship of this hardcover is outstanding. Put this one on your shelf.
Great for perspective. Dec 8, 2006
A great Bible and very good format! I love the old RSV! The NOAB is great there are some for lack of a better word "liberal" notes. Though I am conservative it really does not bother me or stop me from letting the merits of this Bible outweigh it theological weaknesses. Well worth buying! Grace and Peace!