Wednesday, October 12, 2011

So Many Bible Choices - What Makes One Different From Another?

By Michael Dundit

For the unenlightened Bible shopper going into a LifeWay Christian Store to select a Bible, it is a bit like going to a Walmart superstore to pick a box of cereal — with the huge selection, where do you even start?

A few years ago, you'd just go to the store, ask for "a Bible," and they'd hand you a copy of the King James Version (KJV) — for centuries "the Bible" for English-speaking audiences. But the last few decades have produced many Bible translations.

If you are thinking about purchasing a Bible for yourself or as a gift, here is a quick guide to help you understand some of the choices available.


Until next time...share the journey and enjoy the ride!