"The New International Version", with its clear, modern English and lucid style, is the ideal Bible for children. It is recommended by church leaders across the world as an authoritative translation. This edition, which contains the complete NIV text, is made lively and appealing to children by the inclusion of sixteen original paintings by Stuart Williams: Adam and Eve; Birth of Moses; Moses parts the Red Sea; Samson in the temple; Ruth in the fields; Daniel and Goliath; The nativity; John baptises Jesus; Jesus walks on water; Peter's vision; Zacchaeus in the tree; Lazarus raised from the dead; Jairus' daughter; The Last Supper; The garden of Gethsemane; and, Jesus appears to Mary.
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Published over 21 years ago, the NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION has become the world's best-selling contemporary Bible translation. More than 100 scholars worked for 15 years to complete it. Their main concern is that the NIV is faithful to the original languages while producing a clear, beautifully written and dignified translation suitable for private and public use.Review:
'Undoubtedly the most readable accurate translation of the Bible currently in English.' -- The Rev. Dr Michael Green, Adiver in Evangelism to 'What is most satisfying about it [the NIV] is its combination of fidelity to the original text with felicitous English language.' -- John Stott, Rector Emeritus of All Souls Church, L 'Over the past 21 years the NIV has established itself as one of the most widely used and appreciated modern versions of the Bible. The quality of its translation richly deserves this wide recognition and I hope that it will continue to be of equal benefit to many more people in the years to come.' -- The Most Revd and Right Honourable The Lord Archbi
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Book Description Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0340722169
Book Description Hodder & Stoughton Ltd, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 340722169