The Message, Large Print Premium Leather, Black
- NIV-New International Version
- KJV-King James Version
- NKJV-New King James Version
- ESV-English Standard Version
- NLT-New Living Translation
- NASB-New American Standard
- HCSB-Holman Christian Standard
- NIrV-New International Readers Version
- NRSV-New Revised Standard Version
- CEB-Common English Bible
- Biblia Textual
- CEV-Contemporary English Version
- Dios Habla Hoy
- GNT-Good News Translation
- God's Word
- LBLA-Las Americas
- Living Bible
- NAB-New American Bible
- NABRE-New American Bible Revised Edition
- NTV-Nueva Traduccion Viviente
- NVI-Nueva Version Internacional
- RSV-Revised Standard Version
- RVR-Reina Valera
- TLA-Traduccion en Lenguaje Actual
- With Apocrypha
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- Book Introductions
- Book Outlines
- Character Profiles
- Family Record Page
- Gilded Edges
- Gold Gilding
- Harmony of the Gospels
- Magnetic Flap
- Note Pages
- Other Helps
- Plan of Salvation
- Presentation Page
- Ribbon Marker
- Self-Pronouncing Text
- Silver Gilding
- Snap Flap
- Table of Weights & Measures
- Thumb Index
- Topical Index
- Two or More Ribbon Markers
- w / Apocrypha / Deuterocanonicals
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The Message is not intended to replace study Bibles; instead its purpose is to bring God’s Word to those who don’t understand the Bible or have lost interest in learning what it has to say. Passages that seem familiar will come alive. Read The Message today and rediscover what God’s Word can do in your life.
- Single-column, verse-numbered paragraphs, which make The Message a reading Bible
- Large 12.5 print size
- Reference material with maps, charts, and timelines
- Section introductions
- Ribbon marker
- Silver page edges
- 9.50" x 7.25" x 1.75"
|Format: Genuine Leather|
Number of Pages: 1984
Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 9.50 X 7.25 X 1.50 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Text Layout: Single Column
Text Size: 11-13 Point
The Message Bible: Large Print Edition, Burgundy Leather-lookEugene H. PetersonNavPress / 2007 / Imitation Leather$44.99 Retail:4.5 Stars Out Of 5 176 Reviews
$59.99Save 25% ($15.00)Availability: In StockCBD Stock No: WW838464
FaithfireAge: 35-44Gender: Female1 Stars Out Of 5The Bible in contemporary language?!March 11, 2015FaithfireAge: 35-44Gender: FemaleQuality: 1Value: 1Meets Expectations: 1The message is not a Bible........ it is one man's suspect commentary on it, sure it's easy to read but the content is what we need to focus on. The message is a very poor paraphrase at best; some have called it heretical and I am inclined to agree. It is marketed to young people and new Christians who are the most impressionable in the faith . When you compare the message to other versions you see the dangerous omissions and insertions. such as Romans 8:35, 1 Timothy 1:10 or Romans 1:26-27. When you compare KJV, NIV and the message side by side you see the problem. I am not questioning the author's sincerity or making any attack on him personally but when you choose to take on the task of paraphrasing God's word you must handle with extreme care. John 10:30 "I and the Father are one". The message states "I and the Father are one in heart and mind". This brings a different meaning and context to it. Matthew 5:5 "Blessed are the meek for they shall inherit the earth" The message says "You are truly blessed when you are content with just who you are no more, no less". This is a totally un-Biblical statement and has nothing to do with the wider context of what Jesus was saying. This could be read be happy with who you are there is no need to seek to change. This was definitely not the premise of the beatitudes. My advice stay away from the message. Instead invest in the range of tools available to interpret the word of God such as a good Bible dictionary and Bible commentary and a good Bible.... The message is not it.
KATHY CASH5 Stars Out Of 5Very nice addition to my daily readingFebruary 2, 2015KATHY CASHQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5This bible was better than I thought it would be. Good price, font size, well made, Such a nice addition to daily devotions.
mileenOntario, CanadaAge: 55-65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5The MessageJanuary 28, 2015mileenOntario, CanadaAge: 55-65Gender: femaleThis was purchased for my daughter. She finds it easier to understand.
I enjoy reading my copy of the Message as well.
DeB4 Stars Out Of 5The Message BibleJanuary 26, 2015DeBQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5I like The Message - but I would not want to give up my "real" Bible. This one is fun to read and get a different view (all most like slang - or modern lingo). But I do enjoy reading it.
Steve5 Stars Out Of 5The Message numbered editionDecember 26, 2014SteveQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Now I can look up passages by chapter and verse!
Q: How large is this bible? This bible if for an elderly man who cannot hold a heavy book for very long. He requested something not too heavy.
This Bible is 9.50" x 7.25" x 1.75" and weighs about 3 pounds.
Q: I have a calfskin Bible and it is very soft and bendable, is this leather the same?
This premium leather cover is soft and flexible, but not as supple as a calfskin cover.
Q: It is a red letter edition?
No, this is a black-letter edition.
Q: What 'color' of genuine leather?
The color of the Bible will be black.
Q: Will this bible be the verse numbered edition? Thanks.
Yes, this will be a verse numbered edition. The pages will probably look similar to, if not identical to, CBD stock number WW838464.
Q: does it contain both the old and new testamets?
Yes, this Bible contains both the Old and New Testaments.
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