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The Open Bible

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Hardcover, 2352 pages
Published July 1st 1997 by Thomas Nelson Publishers (first published July 26th 1993)
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Brian Collins
May 07, 2018 rated it did not like it
Over rated, underwhelming and taken way too seriously.
Sarah
Mar 29, 2013 rated it really liked it
This is my first time using one of Thomas Nelson's "Open Bibles", and although not my ideal version of a study Bible(I haven't found the ideal yet),it has elements that I would want. My favorite feature of this 'Open Bible' is the way the cross-references are interspersed throughout the text, immediately following the verses to be cross referenced, instead of being in a middle column where it takes more time to find them. I must admit, though it may seem weird, I love this feature! I like seeing ...more
Rebecca Lewitt
Apr 26, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: faith
I really love this version of the Bible--the New King James. It keeps the poetry feel of the King James (which you want for passages like Psalm 23 and the Lord's prayer, since that's the way we all learned them). I think most of all, as a sort-of NT Greek Scholar (amateur), what I most like is that it feels like a more accurate translation--better at getting accross the Greek meaning with its choice of English words. I love the "Open Bible" edition of the NKJV also--so much I have 2 copies (one ...more
Sheree
Jan 31, 2013 added it
Shelves: christian-life
This has been my primary bible for 20 years. I love the new King James Version. It's readable but still reads like "the bible". Tis particular bible also has a lot of resources and study helps. it does not have the verse by verse commentary like a study bible. I also love my New Living Translation and other versions but this is my personal bible of choice.
Kevin Driskill
Jun 25, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
My favorite bible in my favorite translation. I can find a specific passage in this bible easier than any other bible I own. There are additional features in this study bible that are indispensable I serious bible study. A great resource to own and use.
Kevin Driskill
Jun 25, 2014 rated it it was amazing
My favorite bible in my favorite translation. I can find a specific passage in this bible easier than any other bible I own. There are additional features in this study bible that are indispensable I serious bible study. A great resource to own and use.
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