A new look for this compact, handy-sized version of an all-time classic, which will help maintain its position as the world's most popular Study Bible for many years to come. Features include: * 20,000 study notes on the same page as the relevant Bible passage * 100,000 centre-column cross-references * Concordance with 35,000 entries * Full-colour maps and timeline chart * 100 maps, charts and diagrams within the Bible text Since it was first published in 1986, the world-famous NIV Study Bible has been the leading and most widely used Bible of its kind, acclaimed for its ease of use and its enormous depth of reliable information. Nearly fifty scholars -- many of them NIV translators -- have combined to write the study notes which explain and clarify the theological, cultural and historical significance of the Bible text. NIV: Accurate, British, Clear and Classic Since 1979, the New International Version has been the world's best-selling modern Bible, produced for all who wish to read the original scriptures in dignified, accessible English. It was prepared by a team of the world's leading Bible scholars and linguists, ensuring accuracy and clarity of the highest standard.
The International Bible Society (IBS) commissioned both the NIV and TNIV. Its mission is to faithfully translate, publish and reach out with God's Word to people around the world. The Committee on Bible Translation (CBT) produced both the NIV and TNIV. It is an independent body of the most renowned English-speaking biblical linguists and scholars in the world.