The Global Study Bible from Crossway is a study Bible that focuses on cultures across the globe and how to apply Biblical themes to an international context. The focus is on global issues such as government, the Church, world religions, social ethics, missions, and evangelism. I am reviewing the hard cover edition. Features include: 2011 ESV text Black letter Introduction and timeline for each book References Headings Paragraph format Two column layout 12,000 study notes that includes facts and profiles 120 maps and illustrations 14 articles Glossary Table of Weights and Measures 56 page concordance 16 pages of maps 7.5 font for text, 6.5 font for notes Free access to the Online Global Study Bible Sewn binding 8.6 x 5.6 x 1.75 It is available from: Christianbook: ESV Global Study Bible Hardcover Amazon: ESV Global Study Bible (English Standard Version) Cover and Binding This edition is hard cover, although it is also available in paperback and imitation leather. The hard cover and imitation leather editions have a sewn binding, so they lay flat when opened. I would consider this a large hand-size Bible. Text and Paper The font is 7.5 point with a good amount of space between the lines (leading). The font is sharp and consistently dark. The references are much smaller and can be difficult to read. The notes are 6.5 point with the pop-out boxes being...Read More
Category: English Standard Version (ESV)
Posted by Randy A Brown | Dec 20, 2012 | Bibles, Coming Soon, English Standard Version (ESV), Harvest House Publishers, New American Standard Bible (NASB), Precept Ministries International, Study Tools, Wide Margin | 0 |
Coming in August of 2013, Harvest House Publishers and Precept Ministries International will release The New Inductive Study Bible in ESV. Here’s the information from their website: The Gold-Medallion-winning New Inductive Study Bible (over 700,000 sold) is now also available in the trusted English Standard Version. This Bible is based entirely on the inductive study approach, leading readers directly back to the source and allowing God’s Word to become its own commentary. Its many exceptional features include… the 2011 ESV text, an essentially literal translation that seeks to capture the precise wording of the original text and the personal style of each Bible writer a 18-page explanation of the inductive study method, teaching readers how to observe, interpret, and apply the text to their everyday lives four full-color pages with step-by-step instructions for studying and marking the text individualized instructions for every book of the Bible 23 pages of full-color charts and maps and dozens of unique study helps This Bible gives believers all the tools they need to discover the riches of God’s Word! The NASB edition will also see a few updates: A strong seller for more than 20 years, now with new cover options! The NASB edition of the Gold Medallion-winning New Inductive Study Bible (more than 700,000 sold) now has a new cover design, and is also available in attractive Milano Softone covers. The inductive study method is designed to allow God’s...Read More
Crossway’s nice ESV Journaling Bible is now available in single column format. All the basics are here: sewn binding, paragraph format, single column, ruled lines for notes, cream paper, and a bold font. It is available in both Moleskine and cowhide. I am reviewing the Moleskine edition. Pros 2 inch margin Single column text Paragraph format Font is bold and readable Thick paper with cream tint Sewn binding Cons Text is small No extras (references, concordance, maps) Features include: Moleskine Bold 7.5 font Cream paper Sewn binding Headings Ribbon marker 8.25 x 6.5 x 1.5 2 inch margin 1344...Read More
Crossway’s ESVBible.org is ready for public beta testing. ESVBible.org includes many resources such as: Study resources Devotionals Reading plans Personal notes Reference tools Mobile web compatible Click on the image to learn...Read More
All Schuyler ESV Bible’s are now in stock! The Schuyler looks to be an extremely high quality Bible that will last a lifetime. Here’s more information from their site: Basic Features: Goatskin in Black and Dark Brown The SCHUYLER Bible will be edge lined & will be hand stitched around its perimeter. 3 Ribbon Markers Trim size (Paper size – not with binding) of 6.25″ x 9.15″ Font size of 9.5 Thickness: 1.25″ Margin Size – .80” Art Gilt Edges (Red Under Gold) Smyth-Sewn Binding “Holy Bible” Inside Typeface and format (PDF) Exclusive Photos 2011 ESV Text. Printed and Bound in the Netherlands by Jongbloed Paper Weight: 32 grams per square meter (slightly more opaque than the Allan Longprimer & 50% more opaque than the Cambridge Clarion Series)...Read More
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