The Message Numbered Edition Hardback

The Bible in Contemporary Language

by Eugene Peterson

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The Message Numbered Edition

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The Message is a reading Bible translated from the original Greek and Hebrew Scriptures by scholar, pastor, author, and poet Eugene Peterson. Thoroughly reviewed and approved by twenty biblical scholars, The Message combines the authority of God's Word with the cadence and energy of conversational English.

What makes The Message the best reading Bible? Discover for yourself.

  • Feel the impact of a Bible translated into conversational English.
  • Enjoy the familiar one-column design, like books you're used to.
  • Find passages with The Message's unique verse-numbered paragraphs.
  • See the big picture with "The Story of the Bible in Five Acts," alongside handcrafted timelines and charts.
  • Keep your place with a satin ribbon marker.

Features Include:

  • Font Size: 9.5 pt
  • Exclusively designed verse numbering system
  • New size that's 25% thinner than previous versions
  • A full half pound lighter than previous versions
  • Unique paper designed and manufactured exclusively for NavPress and The Message
  • Cream-colored interiors mean enhanced readability
  • Reader-friendly typeset
  • Improved typeset means better page economy and easier reading
  • Handcrafted maps and charts
  • Satin ribbon marker
  • Trim Size: 6 x 9 3/16

The Message Numbered Edition by Eugene Peterson was published by Navpress in September 2005 and is our 2478th best seller. The ISBN for The Message Numbered Edition is 9781576839164.

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What is meant by 'Numbered Edition' ?this is purely for my on information.

A:It just means that it has verse numbering. Thank you for using the Q&A Forum.

Is this Message Numbered Edition Bible the new testament only?

A:No the particular essage Bible you are enquiring about contains the full bible, both the old and new testament.

Does this Message Numbered Edition Hardback bible have British text?

A:No the Bible you are enquiring about does not have British text - currently all of The essage bibles have American spellings.

When was this edition of The Message published please?

A:This edition dates from 2005.

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Details for The Message Numbered Edition

Author / Artist
Book FormatHardback
PublisherNavpress (September 2005)
EditionNumbered edition
Number of Pages1728
Thickness38 mm
Height236 mm
Width155 mm
Product Code120922
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