Amplified Bible (AMP)
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“The Amplified Bible is a Literal Equivalent translation that, by using synonyms and definitions, both explains and expands the meaning of words in the text by placing amplification in parentheses, brackets, and after key words. This unique system of translation allows the reader to more completely and clearly grasp the meaning as it was understood in the original languages. Additionally, amplifications may provide further theological, historical, and other details for a better understanding of the text.”
“The purpose of the New King James Version (NKJV) is to preserve the authority and accuracy, as well as the rhythm and beauty, of the original King James Version while making it understandable to current readers.…
This comparison chart by Henry Neufeld gives brief information on many English versions of the Bible with brief, comparative notes and grouped by the major categories of use.
“The New American Bible, Revised Edition (NABRE) is the culmination of nearly 20 years of work by a group of nearly 100 scholars and theologians, including bishops, revisers and editors.” The NABRE is one of…