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Review of NIV 2011 by Daniel Wallace

In late July, 2011, Daniel Wallace of Dallas Theological Seminary completed a four-part review of the NIV 2011, the latest major entry in English Bible translations. It is well worth your time to read his views. I forewarn you that … Continue reading

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Exposition of Genesis 1–11: Genesis 9:12–15

Genesis 9:12–15 And God said, “This is the guarantee of the covenant I am making with you and every living creature with you, a covenant for all subsequent generations: 13 I will place my rainbow in the clouds, and it … Continue reading

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Exposition of Genesis 1–11: Genesis 9:4–7

Genesis 9:4–7 “But you must not eat meat with its life (that is, its blood) in it. 5 For your lifeblood I will surely exact punishment, from every living creature I will exact punishment. From each person I will exact … Continue reading

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NIV 2011: Craig Blomberg analyzes Philippians 2:4

Craig Blomberg, a noted New Testament scholar at Denver Seminary, has produced another fine analysis that compares NIV 2011 — which Craig calls the “updated NIV” — with other major English translations. This time his focus is on Philippians 2:4, which … Continue reading

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Exposition of Genesis 1–11: Genesis 6:11–13

Genesis 6:11–13 11 The earth was ruined in the sight of God; the earth was filled with violence.  12 God saw the earth, and indeed it was ruined, for all living creatures on the earth were sinful.  13 So God … Continue reading

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NIV 2011 is defended by Craig Blomberg

All who want to know more about the updated NIV (“NIV 2011″ in this blog) should be sure to read the recent post by Craig Blomberg of Denver Seminary. Craig presents a discussion of 1 Timothy 3:11, which says, “In the … Continue reading

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Choosing a Study Bible

Among the most important choices a Christian makes is selecting a Bible translation for daily study. You may be saying, “I thought they were all the same.” No, and that is why you need more information! To discuss different translations, … Continue reading

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