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The New Living Translation (NLT)

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, 2015
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Overview

The Holy Bible, New Living Translation provides a wonderful balance of readability and authority. It is easy to understand, poetically beautiful, powerful, and emotive. At the same time, due to the careful work of ninety leading Bible scholars, it is accurate to the original Greek and Hebrew text. The New Living Translation makes the Bible accessible, useful, and enjoyable for every situation. The easy-to-read, clear text is perfect for comparative study of difficult passages.

  • Title: New Living Translation
  • Publisher: Tyndale
  • Print Publication Date: 2015
  • Logos Release Date: 2011
  • Era: era:Contemporary
  • Language: English
  • Resources: 1
  • Format: Digital › Logos Research Edition
  • Subject: Bible › English
  • Resource ID: LLS:1.0.171
  • Resource Type: Bible
  • Metadata Last Updated: 2020-09-29T23:16:10Z

The Holy Bible, New Living Translation, was first published in 1996. It quickly became one of the most popular Bible translations in the English-speaking world. While the NLT’s influence was rapidly growing, the Bible Translation Committee determined that an additional investment in scholarly review and text refinement could make it even better. So shortly after its initial publication, the committee began an eight-year process with the purpose of increasing the level of the NLT’s precision without sacrificing its easy-to-understand quality. This second-generation text was completed in 2004 and is reflected in this edition of the New Living Translation.

The goal of any Bible translation is to convey the meaning and content of the ancient Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek texts as accurately as possible to contemporary readers. The challenge for our translators was to create a text that would communicate as clearly and powerfully to today’s readers as the original texts did to readers and listeners in the ancient biblical world. The resulting translation is easy to read and understand, while also accurately communicating the meaning and content of the original biblical texts. The NLT is a general-purpose text especially good for study, devotional reading, and to be read aloud in public worship.

We believe that the New Living Translation—which combines the latest biblical scholarship with a clear, dynamic writing style—will communicate God’s word powerfully to all who read it. We publish it with the prayer that God will use it to speak his timeless truth to the church and the world in a fresh, new way.

The Publishers, July 2004

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  1. Jesame von Tronchin
  2. Carlos Cardona
  3. Malcolm Hawkins
  4. Anandaraju

    Anandaraju

    1/3/2020

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    Dear sir, I like most this use, because easy to use and video programs are touching me very much, thank you.
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  5. THANDINCEBA MAYIME
  6. Brian Elliott
  7. OCGH MINISTRY 95677
    Love it 100%. A great investment in the future.
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  8. Nathan Mudd

    Nathan Mudd

    2/16/2019

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  10. Dan Olin

    Dan Olin

    1/12/2019

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  11. Jimmy Davidson
    Love this version of the Bible!
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  12. Unity Baptist Church
  13. mike cosper

    mike cosper

    11/11/2018

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    it is easier to read when covering multiple books and ideas
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  14. Paul Hoffman

    Paul Hoffman

    11/9/2018

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  15. Andrew Plett

    Andrew Plett

    11/6/2018

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  16. Kevin Roth

    Kevin Roth

    11/3/2018

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    Love this translation. Easy to read.
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  17. Donald Shepherd

    Donald Shepherd

    10/14/2018

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  18. Daniel

    Daniel

    10/10/2018

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  19. Melvin Edgardo Reyes
    Awesome Translation!
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  20. Kiyah

    Kiyah

    6/27/2018

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    Is this the most up to date version of the NLT? My e-sword edition says 2015 but the Logos edition says 2013. Has Logos updated the text to 2015 or is it still the 2013 text?
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  21. Nathan Tunison
  22. Shane Wilson

    Shane Wilson

    6/13/2018

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  24. Stephen Kane

    Stephen Kane

    6/1/2018

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    Love this translation!
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    Willie Pelt

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  27. Dennis Sexton

    Dennis Sexton

    5/12/2018

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  28. Billy Avery

    Billy Avery

    4/25/2018

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    Great translation!!!
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    Ron Walker

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  30. Brian D. Goins Sr.
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  33. Josh Crawford

    Josh Crawford

    2/25/2018

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    love it
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  34. Chris Martorana
    Thoroughly enjoy reading the bible with this translation.
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  35. David Istre

    David Istre

    2/7/2018

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    This version takes too many liberties with the text to be considered a translation, but I still like it for consulting phrasing and things like that.
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  36. Liz Singleton
  37. Larry A. Ball
    Good alternate translation
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  38. Richard Taki

    Richard Taki

    2/1/2018

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  41. Gilbert Myatt

    Gilbert Myatt

    1/21/2018

    like it thanks
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  42. Paul M. WALSH
  43. Tommar Franklin
    My favorite translation for reading, and sometimes study.
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  44. Fernando Melgar

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    12/30/2017

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    Craig

    12/28/2017

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  47. Jim Watson

    Jim Watson

    12/9/2017

    fantastic!!!
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  48. Garry Wiebe

    Garry Wiebe

    12/6/2017

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  50. Rebecca Hamilton
    Although I cut my teeth on NASB, I so frequently find the NLT inspiring and able to detangle many difficult passages.
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  52. Russell Rowland

    Russell Rowland

    10/17/2017

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  54. Joe Marshall

    Joe Marshall

    9/22/2017

    this is great for helping with translation
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  55. James Gentry

    James Gentry

    9/11/2017

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    Excellent version
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  56. Brian Shepherd
    Great translation as a second or just daily reading. I like to use it when I am sharing scripture with kids or you adults that are bible illiterate.
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    7/26/2017

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    Greg Vest

    5/3/2017

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  67. Edward Wright

    Edward Wright

    4/22/2017

    Good
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  68. Cheryl Sexton

    Cheryl Sexton

    3/25/2017

    Why is this not the 2015 edition?
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  69. Angus Lo

    Angus Lo

    3/17/2017

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  70. Guy Smith

    Guy Smith

    2/3/2017

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    This should be part of the Silver bundle.
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  71. Lynda Cohn

    Lynda Cohn

    1/20/2017

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  72. Oree McKenzie

    Oree McKenzie

    12/6/2016

    love this
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  73. Rudolph H.

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    11/28/2016

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  74. William Arevalo
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  77. Eudora F Wine
    I use it all the time. It is one to the clearest to read.
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  78. pepe lopes

    pepe lopes

    1/25/2016

    I like the way for read the bible in one year.
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  79. Tom Logan

    Tom Logan

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  80. Timothy Murdock

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    Martin

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  82. Robert Jackson
    I love it, students love it, wife loves it... keep your KJV handy
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  83. David

    David

    7/16/2015

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    Best paraphrased Bible that still maintains the original Hebrew/Greek Translation and meaning of the words.
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  84. James Philip Deans
  85. moses mwansa

    moses mwansa

    5/31/2015

    NLT STUDY BIBLE IS EASY TO UNDERSTAND, LOVE ITS NOTES.
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  86. Stephen Cheek

    Stephen Cheek

    3/11/2015

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  87. Don O. Lovelace
    Love it!
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  88. David Taylor Jr
    The NLT is a dynamic equivalent translation on steroids. Yes, it is easy to understand and in today's language. However, this work should not be used for primary study as it is closer to a paraphrase than a translation.
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  89. Antonio Cruz

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    1/14/2015

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  90. Pastor Scott Ingram
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  92. Pastor Debra A. Lax
    This Bible translation is wonderful. I enjoy using this translation for Bible Students who have a basic knowledge of the English language or for young saints.
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    ChappyEight

    5/16/2014

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    Easy to read, true to the original text. Highly recommended.
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  101. Faithlife User
    I sure wish TYNDALE would apply for a Catholic "Nihil OnStar & Imprimatur" for the NLT-CE" because if they did a good portion of the worlds 1+ billion Catholics would start reading this version of the Bible. I have a hardbound copy of the NLT Catholic Edition (NLT-CE ) and find it a wonderful translation especially for devotional use.
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  111. Hal J. Stephens
    Logos needs to add the Hebrew Reverse-Interlinear!!
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    John Vignol

    7/12/2013

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  114. taft

    taft

    8/11/2012

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    i like nlt bible easy to read.
    Reply

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