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The Revised English Bible

Logos is about to release its Revised English Bible module to which I say- good!  The REB is the best English translation of the Bible so far.  It’s brilliantly done and exceptionally crisp.  When asked which translation (in English) I recommend, I always say the REB first.  It’s just spectacular.  I absolutely love it.

If you don’t read Hebrew and Aramaic and Greek and you depend on translators for your knowledge of Scripture, you can’t do better (in English.  The best German translation is the Zurich Bible).

Because the Revised English Bible Really is the Best English Translation

Jason is sure to find more ‘gems’!

I’d not read the REB before. Having read a few comments here or there by Jim West and his adoration of this translation, I procured a copy and have only now begun to peruse it. I began in John 1:1 and I must say that I really like the way they word this important verse. It reads In the beginning the Word already was. The Word was in God’s presence, and what God was, the Word was. Many English bibles have tended to end up with almost identical tra … Read More

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