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KJV, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Cloth Over Board, Green, Red Letter Edition

KJV, Thinline Bible, Large Print, Cloth Over Board, Green, Red Letter Edition

On 4/18 Bible Reviewer wrote: BookLook bloggers sent me a copy of the large print KJV Thinline Bible in a colorful green hardback to review, and I really like the sturdy quality, double ribbon markers, words of Christ in red, and especially, the rounded, well-inked 10-point font that the publisher, Thomas Nelson, commissioned for ... KJV Thinline Bible, large print, hardback

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5 Stars

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The Execution of Jesus the Christ

The Execution of Jesus the Christ

On 4/11 Bible Reviewer wrote: When BookLook Bloggers asked if I would like an extra book to review, I selected the Kindle edition of The Execution of Jesus the Christ: The Medical Cause of Our Lord’s Death During His Illegal Crucifixion by Mark J. Kubala MD. Although very well researched and very well written, this is not an easy ... The Execution of Jesus the Christ

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Jesus Journey

Jesus Journey

On 4/11 Bible Reviewer wrote: With the Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary as His parents, Jesus became a unique person – fully human and fully God. In the Jesus Journey, which Zondervan kindly sent me to review, pastor-author Trent Sheppard presents the human side of Jesus in a reader-friendly, conversational way that helps us relate ... Jesus the Man

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4 Stars

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NKJV Precious Moments Precious Prayers Bible

NKJV Precious Moments Precious Prayers Bible

On 2/23 Bible Reviewer wrote: I love the idea of children developing the habit of regularly opening a “real Bible” from an early age, and the NKJV (New King James Version) makes a good choice because of its kinship with the beloved King James Version (KJV) – but without the heightened language. Regardless of the translation ... Precious Prayers Bible, NKJV

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4 Stars

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NIrV Love Letters from God Holy Bible

NIrV Love Letters from God Holy Bible

On 1/6 Bible Reviewer wrote: The New International Reader’s Version (NIrV) of the Bible sprang from the ever-popular NIV but with shorter words and sentences to make this, not a Bible storybook, but a simplified version of God’s Word. In the NIrV, for example, the opening verses of the Bible say:“In the beginning, God created ... Holy Bible: Love Letters from God

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NKJV: Airship Genesis Kids Study Bible

NKJV: Airship Genesis Kids Study Bible

On 12/13 Bible Reviewer wrote: When I received a complimentary copy of the new Kids Study Bible in NKJV (New King James Version) from BookLook Bloggers, the first thing I noticed was David Jeremiah’s name in goldish letters that stood out from the rest. This visual emphasis on a person rather than the translation or on the presentation ... NKJV Airship Genesis Kids Study Bible

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4 Stars

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NKJV, Know The Word Study Bible

NKJV, Know The Word Study Bible

On 11/18 Bible Reviewer wrote: For those of us who really, really want to know The Word of God, any reputable study edition will help us toward that goal. The new NKJV Know The Word Study Bible published by Thomas Nelson differs mainly by making that goal a strong focus as we read.Having received a complimentary copy from BookLook ... NKJV Know The Word Study Bible

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4 Stars

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5-Minute Nighttime Bible Stories

5-Minute Nighttime Bible Stories

On 6/28 Bible Reviewer wrote: The 5-Minute Nighttime Bible Stories retold by Charlotte Thoroe and illustrated by Gil Guile makes a good choice for bedtime reading with young children. Published by Tommy Nelson, the appealing artwork catches the attention of little ones, while the large font encourages elementary school child to read ... 5-Minute Nighttime Bible Stories

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4 Stars

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NIV Proclamation Bible

NIV Proclamation Bible

On 4/2 Bible Reviewer wrote: When I received my review copy of the NIV Proclamation Bible from BookLook Bloggers, the attractive book jacket made me bristle! I later discovered that some reviewers objected to the quotation at the top of the cover where the well-respected Rev. Timothy Keller says, “There are many Study Bibles, ... NIV Proclamation Bible

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KJV Note-Taker's Bible

KJV Note-Taker's Bible

On 1/13 Bible Reviewer wrote: Did you know that, if you have a blog or other outlet for reviewing Christian books and Bibles, you can receive free copies of titles published by Thomas Nelson, Zondervan, and Westbow? All you have to do is sign up (for free) and receive approval by BookLook Bloggers. Having done this some time ago, ... KJV Note-Taker’s Bible

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3 Stars

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The Sweetest Story Bible for Toddlers

The Sweetest Story Bible for Toddlers

On 12/20 Bible Reviewer wrote: As a fan of Diane Stortz, I would recommend her work even if I hadn’t received a free review copy of The Sweetest Story Bible for Toddlers, published by Zonderkidz and kindly sent to me by BookLook Bloggers. Diane’s writing helps children to understand deep truths with minimal explanations on the ... Sweetest Story Bible for Toddlers

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5 Stars

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The Jesus Code

The Jesus Code

On 9/3 Bible Reviewer wrote: As Christian poets, writers, pastors, and/or communicators for Christ, we often begin our articles, books, and sometimes poems by asking questions our readers might ask then thoroughly researching information to provide the solutions or answers needed. In The Jesus Code: 52 Scripture Questions Every ... Timeless Bible questions to answer

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4 Stars

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NIV Life Journey Bible

NIV Life Journey Bible

On 7/14 Bible Reviewer wrote: If you’ve ever read the bestselling book Boundaries, you’ll know why I was glad to get a review copy of the NIV Life Journey Bible from Zondervan. In addition to providing the revised text of the super-bestselling NIV (New International Version) Bible, this edition includes 20 essays and 300 “Insights” ... NIV Life Journey Bible

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Know the Creeds and Councils

Know the Creeds and Councils

On 5/23 Bible Reviewer wrote: In Know the Creeds and Councils published by Zondervan, Dr. Justin S. Holcomb the author and professor of theology at Emory University gives a concise, well-balanced overview of church creeds and councils that arose for various reasons over many centuries.As explained in the Introduction, the “English ... Creeds, Councils, and Confessions in Christ and the church

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5 Stars

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Sacred Roots

Sacred Roots

On 4/30 Bible Reviewer wrote: I requested Sacred Roots: Why the Church Still Matters for review because I love the church. It's where I learned "Jesus Loves Me," and decades later, this I still know: each church belongs to the Body of Christ. Some are an arm, some an ear; some are mouths of varying sizes, some all heart.We need the ... Sacred Roots: Why the Church Still Matters

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4 Stars

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Rhyme Bible Storybook for Toddlers

Rhyme Bible Storybook for Toddlers

On 3/3 Bible Reviewer wrote: The Bible contains a wealth of stories for parents, grandparents, and church school teachers to read and discuss with very young children, so deciding which ones to include and which to omit can be a hard call, but then, a Bible lover and reviewer who’s agreed to give an honest review might have a ... Selecting Bible stories for toddlers

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3 Stars

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Clout

Clout

On 2/11 Bible Reviewer wrote: When BookSneeze announced Clout by Jenni Catron, I wondered if this new book from Thomas Nelson might offer options to embolden Christian poets and writers and give us a clearer view of the impact our ministries can have through the written word. Usually, I review only new editions of the Bible and traditionally ... Do we have Christ-Clout?

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4 Stars

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Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light

On 1/10 Bible Reviewer wrote: Earlier this week, I began thinking about the importance of a children’s picture book of the creation story, and so I started writing down thoughts of poetry and the perfect mind of Love and the potential for exquisite artwork wrought of color and light to show the beauty and diversity inherent in ... Let There Be Light

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5 Stars

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NIV Essentials Study Bible

NIV Essentials Study Bible

On 12/24 Bible Reviewer wrote: For many years Christians from almost every denomination have lauded the ecumenically-minded NIV Study Bible for its well-balanced notes, comments, and study aids, and some, like me, have dug into the Archaeological Study Bible with its “finds” and “tells” uncovered by archaeologists, who gave ... NIV Essentials Study Bible

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NIV Ragamuffin Bible

NIV Ragamuffin Bible

On 11/14 Bible Reviewer wrote: When I first heard of the new NIV Ragamuffin Bible, the word “ragamuffin” intrigued me as its meaning ranges from urchin to brat to child – descriptions that undoubtedly fit all of us at one time or another. As children of God, we’re bereft when we shut ourselves off from our Heavenly Father ... NIV Ragamuffin Bible

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Adventure Bible Handbook

Adventure Bible Handbook

On 10/21 Bible Reviewer wrote: In an informative but “Wild Ride Through the Bible,” the Adventure Bible Handbook from ZonderKidz starts with a cartoon-strip story of a modern-day archeologist, similar to Indiana Jones, who takes his family with him on a trip to Israel then promptly disappears! With the help of smart phones and ... Adventure Bible Handbook

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The Mercy Prayer

The Mercy Prayer

On 8/5 Bible Reviewer wrote: When I heard Thomas Nelson, Inc., had recently published The Mercy Prayer by Robert Gelinas, I could hardly wait to read the book. Not only do I often pray, “Lord, have mercy. Christ, have mercy,” but the thought of a whole book on this short Bible prayer intrigued me. As we’ve previously discussed, ... The Mercy Prayer

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NKJV Ignite

NKJV Ignite

On 7/18 Bible Reviewer wrote: The best way to know if a teenager will respond well to this 2013 edition of the New King James Version (NKJV) is to ask. So I did. Previously, my thirteen and a half-year-old granddaughter had chosen NKJV as her favorite, saying she liked the poetic sound when we read the same verses aloud from a half-dozen ... Ignite: The Bible for Teens

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