Scripture An authority we can trust to rule over our lives. Why it’s hard to understand Bible Versions Overview – Riley Bible Versions Overview – Wretched James White James White is fascinating to listen to as he has such a depth of knowledge. We don’t agree with all of his conclusions, but watch and decide for yourself. Bible Origins – G3 Session 1 Bible Origins – G3 Session 2 NavigatorsWay Order of Preference Literal Translations King James Version Still the unquestioned best New King James Version Legacy Standard Bible ESV Christian Standard Bible New English Translation (A newer translation we are still evaluating, as many are. For now, we would recommend this as a supplement to one of the above) Good for New Christians – Thought for Thought Bibles. Some people use these their entire lives, which is fine. We recommend moving up from thought for thought to literal translations noted above to enable exegesis of the Bible. NIV – Purchase NLT – Purchase GNT – Purchase Literal Translation Copyrights King James Version Authorized 1611 Oxford 1769 Cambridge 1762 New King James Version Thomas Neilson 1982 Arthur Farstad Legacy Standard Bible Lockman Foundation 2021 John McArthur Endorsed NASB Update English Standard Version Crossway 2001 Textural Basis RC Sproul Endorsed New English Translation NET Bible 2019 Textural Basis James White Endorsed Christian Standard Bible Lifeway 2020 HCSB Update JD Greear Endorsed Digital Bible King James Version Legacy Standard Bible ESV Online Bible NET Bible Christian Standard Bible NASB Literal Bible App ESV The Study Bible App Bible Apps for Smart Devices Blue Letter Bible App Gideon Bible App – ESV or KJV Biblia Online Bible Logos Bible.is – Audio Bible Bible Portal – Online My Bible Study Bible The Henry Morris Study Bible – KJV Reformation Heritage – KJV Living Waters Evidence Bible – NKJV The American Patriots Bible – NKJV What is in the Bible? 30 Days to Understanding the Bible — Book for the above course. Where to Start Reading Coming soon. Go to the Scriptarium and review The Gospel at the link provided. Theologians will give you great sections of the Bible to read, in context. Gideon Bible reading plan Avoid, Reject, Run The Message Bible (MSG) The Passion The Living Bible (TLB) New World Translation – Jehovahs witnesses rewrite of scripture, heretical. Book of Mormon – Reinterprets scripture including heretical doctrines. They use KJV Bible, but they preach, teach, and live by their book. The YouVersion Bible App (It is free and full of charismatic false teacher references) Churches using these Bibles should be avoided, like RUN!!