New century version

You're referring to the New Century Version (NCV) of the Bible!

The New Century Version is a modern English translation of the Bible, published in 1991 by Thomas Nelson Publishers. It was designed to be a clear and easy-to-understand translation, making it accessible to a wide range of readers.

Here are some key features of the New Century Version:

  1. Clear and simple language: The NCV uses everyday language to convey the meaning of the original texts, making it easy for readers to understand.
  2. Dynamic equivalence: The translation aims to capture the dynamic equivalence of the original texts, conveying the same sense and meaning as the original authors intended.
  3. Conservative approach: The NCV is a conservative translation, staying true to the original texts and avoiding interpretive liberties.
  4. Accurate rendering: The translation is based on the most reliable manuscripts and scholarly research, ensuring an accurate rendering of the original texts.

The New Century Version is widely used in churches, Bible studies, and personal devotions, and is available in various formats, including print, digital, and audio.

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