The message : the Bible in contemporary language

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Colorado Springs : NavPress, [2017?].
9781631466779, 1631466771
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1724 pages, 3 unnumbered pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
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Level 5.9, 6 Points


Presents a version of the Bible using colloquial American idioms.
"[This book] is a reading Bible translated from the original Greek and Hebrew Scriptures by scholar, pastor, author, and poet Eugene Peterson. Thoroughly reviewed and approved by twenty biblical scholars, [this book] combines the authority of God's Word with the cadence and energy of conversational English. What makes [this book] the best reading Bible? Discover for yourself. Feel the impact of a Bible translated into conversational English. Enjoy the familiar one-column design, like books you're used to. Find passages with ... unique verse-numbered paragraphs. See the big picture with “The Story of the Bible in Five Acts, ” alongside handcrafted timelines and charts. Keep your place with a satin ribbon marker. Come and delight in the unexpected passion and personality that fill God's Word."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Peterson, E. H. (2017). The message: the Bible in contemporary language. Numbered edition. Colorado Springs: NavPress.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Peterson, Eugene H., 1932-. 2017. The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language. Colorado Springs: NavPress.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Peterson, Eugene H., 1932-, The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language. Colorado Springs: NavPress, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Peterson, Eugene H. The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language. Numbered edition. Colorado Springs: NavPress, 2017. Print.

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