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Unoffendable

Unoffendable

On 6/13 Victor Piedra wrote: I requested the book UN-OFF-END-ABLE,  written by Brant Hansen, through the publisher house Thomas Nelson .First thing I would like to say about this book, is that I got the paper back version, which is in my humble opinion, the best alternative for a book of its kind. Specially because the author ... UN-OFF-END-ABLE a review

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3 Stars

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NIV Proclamation Bible

NIV Proclamation Bible

On 5/30 Victor Piedra wrote: I received the NIV Proclamation Bible, from the house of Zondervan, a while back ago, and I decide to take more time than usual to finish writing my review of tit. The main reason was that I left it for my easy week meditation on the third week of May. Generally speaking Proclamation Bible, from ... NIV Proclamation Bible review

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4 Stars

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NKJV Note-Taker's Bible

NKJV Note-Taker's Bible

On 2/1 Victor Piedra wrote: Today I will present you with my review of the New King James Version : Note Takers Bible from the house of Zondervan. I will start for the aspects I consider are not so great about this version. First of all, I believe that this Bible does not really represent its name: Note Takers, because simply it ... NKJV NOTE TAKERS BIBLE (REVIEW)

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2 Stars

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Nelson's Illustrated Bible Dictionary

Nelson's Illustrated Bible Dictionary

On 11/11 Victor Piedra wrote: Nelson’s Illustrated Bible Dictionary is not a typical dictionary. You might need to spend some time developing a system to get results in your search. It is not that this edition of the Nelson house has not data, actually it is more like a well comprised Encyclopedia, but perhaps because of that, ... The New Version of Nelson’s Illustrated Bible Dictionary (review)

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5 Stars

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NIV College Devotional Bible

NIV College Devotional Bible

On 10/5 Victor Piedra wrote: I can resume with one word, all that it has to be said about the NIV College Bible from Zondervan, and that is : Simplicity. I think that even the devotional notes, are set to be not complicated and, perhaps, designed to push the reader to go straight to the sacred text, not because the notes are not ... NIV College Devotional Bible (review)

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4 Stars

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NIV First-Century Study Bible

NIV First-Century Study Bible

On 9/24 Victor Piedra wrote: Today I am writing my review of : NIV First Century Study Bible by Zondervan. In a few words I can say this version of the Bible is just an exquisite work. I received the hardcover version, which is good. I just wonder how good this jewel will look in leather. In a scale of 1 to 10 I will give the presentation ... NIV First Century Study Bible (review)

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5 Stars

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NIV Streams in the Desert Bible

NIV Streams in the Desert Bible

On 9/2 Victor Piedra wrote: One of the things that I love of the version they sent me is its cover, a rustic like imitation on a hard cover is very impressive. When you get this bible, you automatically are getting two books for the price of one, you know, it is both a bible and a daily devotional for the entire year. I started ... NIV Streams in the Desert Bible. ( Review)

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4 Stars

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NIV Celebrate Recovery Bible

NIV Celebrate Recovery Bible

On 8/13 Victor Piedra wrote: Zondervan as usual has put together a good work in their new NIV Celebrate Recovery Bible. With an effective effort the publishers had really extend a hand for those affected by an emotional crisis, this Bible results to be an easy to read guide to both, be assisted emotionally or be provided with ... Celebrate Recovery Bible a review by V.P.

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4 Stars

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NIV Fast Facts Bible

NIV Fast Facts Bible

On 7/18 Victor Piedra wrote: I received the new NIV Fast Facts Bible, from Zondervan. If I would have to use only one word to describe this version, it will be: Fresh . I tell you why : First of all its presentation, I am talking about layout, fonts sizes are great. Secondly the help is set up just rigtly. Another good thing is ... NIV Fast Facts Bible (review)

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3 Stars

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All In Student Edition

All In Student Edition

On 6/2 Victor Piedra wrote: An easy read, with a straight message, is my condense opinion of : All In, a book of Mark an Parker Batterson. If I were to find a word to describe its usefulness, without hesitation I will say: Introspection. I have to say that I took time to read this work of Mr. Batterson, not just for the reason ... A good read for all times !

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5 Stars

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Compass

Compass

On 2/5 Victor Piedra wrote: Its name: The Compass Bible, is definitely something that will draw the attention of many. Produce by Ecclesia Bible Society and Published by Thomas Nelson House of publications, this version of the book, promise to be another good addition to frequent Bible readers. I have to say, that I had to do a ... The Compass Bible, by Thomas Nelson (review)

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4 Stars

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Messiah: Origin

Messiah: Origin

On 1/13 Victor Piedra wrote: The book : Messiah: Origin, from Zondervan, from my point of view falls in the category of nice. It is an illustrated short version of the Gospel. Did I mentioned this book is a condensed version of the Gospel?, well if by any chace I missed that , let me tell you : it is a condensed version. The illustrations ... Messiah: Origin (review)

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2 Stars

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NIV Essentials Study Bible

NIV Essentials Study Bible

On 12/22 Victor Piedra wrote: I do not know where to start to express my opinion about the NIV Essentials Study Bible. And I am saying this, because this Study Bible has many good aspects to talk about: Let me start saying that New International Version is by itself a reliable source of clarity to understand in a better way the Scriptures. The ... NIV Essentials Study Bible (review)

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5 Stars

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NIV Ragamuffin Bible

NIV Ragamuffin Bible

On 11/19 Victor Piedra wrote: A few days ago I received my edition of the NIV Ragamuffin Bible, right away I started to look at it proceed to read it. The following is my humble contribution on this new Bible version from the Zondervan house of publication. I got a hard cover, which by the way is my preferred style. The presentation ... NIV Ragamuffin Bible < review>

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4 Stars

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NIV Integrated Study Bible

NIV Integrated Study Bible

On 11/1 Victor Piedra wrote: As a Bible student and per consequence an avid reader, I have to say that the fact of knowing the arraignment of books of the Bible as we know it, lacks of having them being allocated in the right chronological order, has brought me to pay close attention to the new NIV Integrated Study Bible, that ... NIV Integrated Study Bible (review)

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5 Stars

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The Big Lie, Exposed!

The Big Lie, Exposed!

On 8/16 Victor Piedra wrote: I have to be clear in this personal review of the book written by Thomas L. Copping : The Big Lie Exposed !. First of all, I have to say that its title is definitely an invitation that draws the attention of that sector that is always in the lookout of fresh, thriving and controversial scripts or revelations, ... The Big Lie Exposed (review)

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1 Stars

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NIV Leadership Bible

NIV Leadership Bible

On 7/25 Victor Piedra wrote: By reviewing the NIV Leadership Bible (updated edition) I am not pretending to extend my opinion of the book itself, but my view of the practicality and tool that the extra notes, historical data and help to the reader accomplish. Let me just start with saying that the presentation in Italian duo tone ... Leadership Bible (review)

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4 Stars

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North of Hope

North of Hope

On 6/11 Victor Piedra wrote: The book North of Hope, written by Shannon Huffman Polson, is many things . Let me start saying that in it the reader will find a person telling the world one of her precious memoirs. If you pay attention this book tends to be a poem, where eloquence and rhyme interlace together concluding in a cascade ... North Of Hope

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3 Stars

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Bound Together

Bound Together

On 4/27 Victor Piedra wrote: However, I can recommend this work as a nice source to help someone to evangelize and to strength a spirit of solidarity, but you definitely have to take the book apart, tear it and use parts of it according the necessity. If one is serious in offering an honest review in the context of Christian works, ... Bound Together ....(review)

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3 Stars

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What's Your Mark

What's Your Mark

On 4/9 Victor Piedra wrote: What’s Your Mark ? Is the title of a nice book, from the Zondervan publisher house. Their work may become many different things to the buyer. First of all, because of its presentation, this will be a nice coffee table book. By its collections of inspiring stories it will be a good book to share ... What's your Mark?

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4 Stars

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gods at war

gods at war

On 4/2 Victor Piedra wrote: In order to honor what the author's message is about in God’s at War, and  to put emphasis in my personal appreciation of it, I must tell you emphatically: Do not buy this book ! But, make sure, without hesitation, to read it cover to cover. I am not only inviting you to read it, I am asking you to ... Gods at War

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5 Stars

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Who'll Be in Heaven & Who Won't?

Who'll Be in Heaven & Who Won't?

On 2/11 Victor Piedra wrote: The Book: Who'll Be in Heaven and Who Won’t?, written by Dwight Carlson, is another example among many books taking pride offering an answer to the reader, but ending just holding a point of view based on others opinions, personal analysis and a very weak perception of biblical reality . One might ... Who'll Be in Heaven & Who Won't? review

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1 Stars

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Uncle Sam's Plantation

Uncle Sam's Plantation

On 2/4 Victor Piedra wrote: Every century tends to start with a society interacting as judges over the rules that affect individuals' development, and as direct consequence, it will give birth to a revolution; one of a sharp thinking kind. It is justly the reason why the book Uncle Sam’s Plantation is becoming a good example ... Uncle Sam's Plantation

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4 Stars

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