The Student Bible's proven, common sense approach to studying the Scriptures appeals to high school and college readers, as well as adults of every age. This compact edition offers more than just good looks and portability. Its thoughtful, carefully researched features will help you overcome common obstacles to reading and understanding the Bible. Edited by award-winning authors Philip Yancey and Tim Stafford, this Bible enables you to understand what you read, find the topics you're looking for, and make real progress in your studies. The NIV Student Bible addresses the three most common complaints about the Bible:
"I can't understand it." The NIV Student Bible makes it easy to understand what you read. In-text "Insights" and "Highlights" explain an help you think about what the Bible is saying. Profiles introduce you to "100 People You Should Know."
"I can't find it." The "Where to Find It" reference section guides you comfortably around the Bible and supplies you with accessible definitions and important information.
"The Bible is too big and intimidating." The "Guided Tour" offers an enriching six-month walk through the Bible, with devotional stops at significant points of interest. Or set your own pace with the two other options in the 3-track Reading Program, offering two-week or three-year reading plans.
Guided Tour of the Bible takes you on a 180-day jouney featuring daily points of interest
Highlights and Insights explain difficult verses, point out important facts, and encourage reflection
Book introductions and overviews summarize the content and point out important facts, themes and characters for each book of the Bible
3-track Reading Plan lets you read at your own pace
Subject Guide points to the Bible's message on topics of interest
100 People You Should Know gives insight into the lives and faith of important biblical people
Glossary of Non-biblical People and Places
Ministry of Jesus, Miracles of Jesus, Parables of Jesus and other useful indexes
Timeline of Old Testament History
"Lineup of Rulers" outlines the rulers of Israel and Judah
Table of Weights & Measures
Blank pages for personal notes
Black letter edition
16 pages of full color maps with index
Silver page edges
7-point text size
8.00" x 5.50" x 1.00"
Format: Imitation Leather Number of Pages: 1440 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2006 Dimensions: 8.0 X 5.5 X 1.5 (inches)
ISBN: 0310934273 ISBN-13: 9780310934271 Availability: In Stock Text Layout: Double Column Text Color: Black Letter