The New Revised Standard Version is recognized in scholarly circles as the most accurate translation into English of the original Hebrew and Greek texts. In the tradition of its predecessors, the King James Version and the Revised Standard Version, the NRSV was designed to be the "standard" version for English–speaking people across all denominations, which in many ways it has become. None of the new, more sectarian translations have approached its standards of elegance and accuracy.
This unique one–column setting allows people to read the Bible as work of literature. Each book is introduced with an original wood–cut. Overall, this special easy–to–read setting makes the Bible a wonderful reading experience. It also includes a concordance index to help people find key passages.
This special Catholic edition includes all 23 books of the Catholic canon, a presentation page, and a ribbon.
Features:Enhanced eBook Navigation NEW!Verse Style Layout (All Bible verses left-justified)66 Bible Book IntroductionsParallel PassagesFull A-Z ConcordanceNew King James Translator's NotesExplanatory NotesTextual NotesCross-References
Bible Section Introductions:The PentateuchThe Historical BooksPoetical and Wisdom BooksThe ProphetsThe GospelsThe Acts of the ApostlesThe Letters of PaulThe General Epistles and Revelation
This book provides an original history and analysis of The Didache coupled with an appendix that includes the Christian writing.
Combining magic, mysticism, wisdom and wonder into an inspiring tale of self-discovery, The Alchemist has become a modern classic, selling millions of copies around the world and transforming the lives of countless readers across generations.
Paulo Coelho's masterpiece tells the mystical story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure. His quest will lead him to riches far different—and far more satisfying—than he ever imagined. Santiago's journey teaches us about the essential wisdom of listening to our hearts, of recognizing opportunity and learning to read the omens strewn along life's path, and, most importantly, to follow our dreams.