A special edition of the Contemporary English Version Bible, with extensive additional material designed to help school users – both teachers and pupils – get the most out of it.
The CEV Schools Bible has been developed in cooperation with the Bible Society and the Christian Education Movement to specifically address the needs of students up to GCSE level – and their teachers.
The Contemporary English Version is a reliable translation of the Bible from the original languages which has been specifically designed to be easy to read, and easy to understand when read out loud, so it is ideal for classroom use.
Additional helps include extensive material from Christian Education Movement, describing the culture of Bible times and giving an overview of how the Bible treats different ethical issues addressed at GCSE level, and what can be learned from this today. They also include:
• the story of how the Bible came into being
• what well-known historical figures have said about the Bible
• list of Bible phrases used in everyday English
• Bible overview: book-by-book summary
• where to find major Bible events
• lists of Jesus' parables and miracles
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The 'CEV Schools Bible' combines the readable and accurate Contemporary English Version with extra notes to explain how and why the Bible was written, and to help you understand it today.
• Background to the Bible
• Book by book Bible summary
• Where to find well-known passages
• Cultural influences of the Bible
• Proverbs and famous sayings from the Bible
• Maps and timeline
Teachers and students alike will find the CEV Schools Bible ideal for study and discussion. 'The Contemporary English Version' is recommended by most mainline churches as a reliable and accessible translation of the Bible from the original languages.About the Author:
The Contemporary English Version is a fresh, readable translation of the Bible from the original languages. The dramatic events and life-changing message of the Bible are accurately conveyed in straightforward, everyday terms.
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Book Description Collins, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. New: These book are brand-new, unused, unread and in perfect condition. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0004403817