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A commentary that eerily sounds like Genesis 3:4

Someone recently gave me a copy of “The Ryrie Study Bible” published by Moody Press (last copyrighted in 1978). Based on the New American Standard translation (last copyrighted in 1977), this study Bible contains a “Gospel Harmony” section, a topical index, multiple maps, multiple time-lines, numerous chain-reference scriptures, a table for weights, measure and coins, a breakdown of Jesus’ parables, a schedule to read the Bible in a year, ample space for marginal notes and a footnote commentary provided by Charles Caldwell Ryrie, Th.D., Ph.D.. 591 more words


Bible Review: NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

The NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible

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I would like to thank the kind folks at Zondervan for this review copy! 1,173 more words


CEB Study Bible with Apocrypha

For many decades, the Christian community has been blessed with new publications of study Bibles. There are study Bibles addressed to every Christian, devotional study Bibles, and study Bibles addressed to pastors and those in ministry. 580 more words


NIV Teen Study Bible published by Zondervan

I received this Bible for the purpose of this review. All comments and opinions are entirely my own.

Special Features:

*We Believe- Unpacks the Apostles’ Creed to reveal the Biblical foundation of faith.

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Please don't study the Bible

It seems almost unbiblical to ask Christians not to study the Bible, and yet a careful reading of the text supports the request.

As a teacher of the Bible, one of my first instructions to students is to find the best study Bible they can…and then cut all of the study notes out of it so that only the biblical text remains. 830 more words

5 steps to the best Bible study ever

In several denominations for several years, I had the blessing of leading Bible study groups with Christians from diverse backgrounds. Depending on the hosting church, we followed Catholic, Protestant, Evangelical, or interdenominational study guides, usually on a particular book of the Bible, but sometimes on a biblical topic such as prayer, healing, or the Holy Spirit. 597 more words

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3 Simple Steps to Deeper Bible Study

Often times in my conversations with individuals across the broad spectrum of Christianity I get asked the question, “what are some of the ways I can better study the Bible?” Well, at face value this seems to be a very simple question that should elicit a simple answer, right? 805 more words