Thursday, September 3, 2009

NIV Bible have been revised

The top-selling Bible in North America will undergo its first revision in 25 years, modernizing the language in some sections and promising to reopen a contentious debate about changing gender terms in the sacred text. The New International Version, the Bible of choice for conservative evangelicals, will be revised to reflect changes in English usage and advances in Biblical scholarship, it was announced Tuesday. The revision is scheduled to be completed late next year and published in 2011 ... rest article

This is my favorite Bible. For me as an Indonesian, NIV Bible give more clear and understable english compared with KJV Bible. And, I got it for free because my friend, Indarto Priyono, gave NIV Bible as a gift from Philipine. Thank Mas Ind.