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The Voice New Testament: Revised & Updated

The Voice New Testament: Revised & Updated

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Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.89 Stars

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On 4/9 Julie Armstrong wrote: Occasionally I receive a book for review. this one is for a new format study Bible, published by the Ecclesia Bible Society. Maybe my standards are too high; maybe I am too traditional, but this format left me confused and frustrated. I simply did not like the way it looked. It was not a straight narrative, ... Book Review: The Voice Bible

Julie Armstrong's Rating:

2 Stars

On 3/5 Jenn LeBow wrote: Last week, as I wrote about feminism alongside multiple other writers, I talked about giving a voice to every person. Since then, I have read several posts that gently reminded me that giving a voice to anyone is not my prerogative. God gives the voice. At our best moments, we encourage and support a ... Felt More Connected to the Christian Community

Jenn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 2/5 Breanna Constable wrote: Sometimes, as a Christian, it's hard to step out of the norm you are used to when reading the Bible. I like to read my NIV Bible because it still captures the beauty of the language (sometimes making it hard to understand), but I'm able to, maybe after reading it a couple of times, to fully understand ... Hear His Voice

Breanna's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/14 Booksponge wrote: To be honest, I was not expecting to "like" this book very much. I have typically stuck with the New King James version of the bible because I feel that it sticks closest to the original meaning. However, after reading The Voice New Testament, I began to really see the value in a book such as this. Sure, ... The Voice New Testament

Booksponge's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/13 Reverend Mama wrote: This is touted as a fresh and new translation, combining the literal (word for word) and dynamic (thought for thought) methods of translation. It is an admirable effort. But for anyone who has spent any time at all in the Scriptures, the first readings feel like you've had ice water dumped on your face ... The Voice: Bible Lite?

Reverend Mama's Rating:

2 Stars

On 1/12 Melinda wrote: The Voice New Testament is meant to “uniquely [represent] collaboration among scholars, pastors, writers, musicians, poets, and other artists” – experts in the original Greek and writers familiar with today’s English. Based on “A Word from Ecclesia Bible Society,” this translation is geared ... The Voice New Testament: Revised and Updated

Melinda's Rating:

3 Stars

On 12/10 Stephen Johnson wrote: The Voice New Testament: revised & updated is a narrative of the New Testament. But to totally appreciate this version of the Bible one needs to read the preface first. You will find the four major objectives in the preface which will lead you to the understanding on how this translation is unique from ... The Voice New Testament: revised & updated

Stephen's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/16 Pamela S. Meyers wrote: I'm a self-described Bible addict when it comes to acquiring new translations. When Thomas Nelson alerted me to their new translation titled The Voice Bible, I looked at a sample and immediately became intrigued enough to agree to sample it for myself and review it. The first thing I noticed right away ... The Voice Bible - A Fresh Translation

Pamela S.'s Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/27 Cheese1911 wrote: The Voice: Unnecessary but captivating The Voice New Testament was published by Thomas Nelson publishers. The translation is written in a sort of screenplay style. I like that aspect of this Bible translation. It helps me visualize what’s taking place in the New Testament stories. I don’t like ... The Voice: Unnecessary but Captivating

Cheese1911's Rating:

3 Stars

On 10/5 Gilesatsea wrote: The Voice New Testament is a fresh look at some ancient texts. What's surprising is that in a culture so drenched in story, film, and the arts it is only now that we see literary devices of dialogue and other collections of these devices find it's way into the biblical narrative. The scriptures bridge ... The Voice New Testament

Gilesatsea's Rating:

3 Stars