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Discussion in 'Bible Versions & Translations' started by Jkdbuck76, Apr 27, 2016.

  1. Jkdbuck76

    Jkdbuck76 Well-Known Member

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    Don't know if this belongs in his forum or not.

    But.....

    It seems like my 2 choices for an NASB bible are either low quality ones made in China with super thin ghosting paper or very expensive Schuyler or Allan.

    I don't have $200 nor do I have the inclination to buy one on the cheap that I cannot read. So is there something in middle? Or do I just read it on my tablet?

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    Jkdbuck76 Well-Known Member

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    Yeah. Harder to read as I get older.

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    Find one in the public libiary and forget to take it back - they probably wont even miss it.
     
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    The Hebrew-Greek keyword (genuine leather) Study Bible is pretty good quality and won't break the bank. The MacArthur NASB Study Bible has thinner paper, but not too bad.

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    *I should note, the Keyword Study Bible uses the NASB77 edition
     
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    Exodus 20:15 (KJV)
    Thou shalt not steal.

    I know you were just kidding.

    I bet if they did notice that they would make a big fuss about it. Just to show how bad those Christians really are. Roflmao Might even make CNN
     
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    I opted for the tablet (I have a couple NASB's but as I get older they are harder to read. The bible apps have improved so much that I prefer the tablet now - not only for the ease of reading but also for basically unlimited room for margin notes and highlighting).
     
  8. Jkdbuck76

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    I have a thinline nasb, but the print is small and ghosting is bad

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    An update to the NASB will hit the shelves early next year. Lockman Foundation is also looking at getting better quality Bibles produced.

    **Link won't work for some reason. Search Lockman Foundations Facebook posts from Jan 28 of this year. **


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    It's only going to be a refinement --not a true update. Likewise,the mild and minimal changes that the ESV makes periodically are not true updates --just some refinements.
     
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    Gonna buy one of these. Hopefully I'll enjoy it.

    Go to www.christianbook.com

    They have a Giant Print NASB for $35.99.
     
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    They are using the NA28 to update the NASB. That could mean several changes in the catholic letters. A significant one would be in Jude where Lord is changed to Jesus in verse 5. Which would bring the NASB in line with ESV....if it follows the NA28.

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    Just learned a tip: put a black sheet of paper under the page you are reading...it cuts down on ghosting. Try it.

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    Got my NASB in yesterday and what I've read of it(I started in Romans), it is a most excellent bible.
     
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    Why BUY a bible, when it is FREE?

    All the folks on the BB have at least some access to a computer, and most use cell phones and perhaps even tablets.

    Use this to download to a computer.

    Use this to download to phone or tablet.

    Someday in church when the preacher asks everyone to hold up their Bibles, all the phones and tablets will be raised. :)
     
  18. Jkdbuck76

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    What did u get?? ISBN#?

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    Some of us prefer to use a physical book - which can still be used when your phone/tablet/laptop dies.

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    The one I linked in post #12.
     
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