The Bible (1400? BC - 90? AD)

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English Translation Bibles
[Multi-translation]   [KJV]   [NASB]   [NCV]   [NIrV]   [NIV]   [NKJV]   [NRSV]   [OSB]  
Non-English Bibles
[Arabic]   [Chinese]   [Danish]   [Dutch]   [Esperanto]   [Finnish]   [French]   [German]   [Greek]   [Modern Greek]   [Hungarian]   [Icelandic]   [Italian]   [Japanese]   [Latin]   [Norwegian]   [Polish]   [Portuguese]   [Russian]   [Slovenian]   [Spanish]   [Swedish]   [Tagalog]   [Turkish]  
Other Resources
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The Bible is on almost every reading list of Great Books and/or Western Classics; hence, no inclusion codes are used on this page.

English Translation Bibles

Multi-Translation Bibles
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King James Version (KJV)
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New American Standard Bible (NASB)
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New Century Version (NCV)
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New International Reader's Version (NIrV)
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New International Version (NIV)
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New King James Version (NKJV)
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New Living Translation (NLT)
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New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)
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Orthodox Study Bible (OSB)
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Non-English Translation Bibles

Arabic Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Arabic Bible: Easy-to-Read Version

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Arabic Bible, hardcover (American Bible Society, 2003).
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Chinese Translations
  • - Chinese Union Version in big5 encoding (indexed; may initially be slow-loading)
  • - Chinese Union Version in GB (Chinese simplified) encoding (indexed; may initially be slow-loading)

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  • Chinese Life Application Bible, hardcover, at IBSDirect (Union translation with simplified characters).
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Danish Translations
  • Bible Database, 1933 translation (One page per chapter, indexed)
  • Multi-format New Testament (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Danish Bible Society text)
  • Multi-format Old Testament (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Danish Bible Society text)

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  • Danish New Testament, paperback (, 2013, 190 pg).
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Dutch Translations
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Esperanto Translations
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Finnish Translations
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French Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, La Bible du Semeur translation
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Louis Segond translation

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  • French Bible, paperback, La Sainte Bible Version Semeur (Zondervan, 2016, 1392 pg).
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German Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Luther Bibel 1545 translation

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  • German Bible, hardcover, bilingual German/English (Transcripture International, 2013, 1136 pg).
  • German Bible, hardcover, Gute Nachricht Bibel (German Bible Society, 2001, 1344 pg).
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Greek (Translations and Original Language)
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Modern Greek Translations
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Hungarian Translations
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Icelandic Translations
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Italian Translations
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Japanese Translations
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Latin Translations
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Norwegian Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Det Norsk Bibelselskap 1930 translation
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Polish Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Updated Gdańsk Bible (NT, Psalms, Proverbs)
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Portuguese Translations
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Russian Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Russian New Testament, Easy-to-Read Version

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Russian Bible, NRT (New Revised Translation), hardcover (Zondervan, 2016, 1216 pg).
  • Russian Bible, NRT (New Revised Translation), paperback (Zondervan, 2016, 1216 pg).
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Slovenian Translations
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Spanish Translations
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Swedish Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Levanda Bibeln translation
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Svenska 1917 translation
  • Swedish Multi-Format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text), both Old and New Testament, at Project Gutenberg (Translation uncertain)

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  • Swedish New Testament, paperback, at Church Source (Zondervan, 416 pg, 2016).
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Tagalog Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Ang Salita ng Diyos translation

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  • Tagalog New Testament, Hardcover, translation of the KJV (Send The Light Ministries, 2016, 610 pg).
  • Tagalog Bible, Kindle edition, contains the Bible in Basic English and the Tagalog Ang Biblia 1905.
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Turkish Translations
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Other Resources

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Sir Thomas Browne (1605-1682)
Brother Lawrence (c. 1605-1691)
John Milton (1608-1674)
(The Mayflower Compact) (1620)
Moliere (1622-1673)
Blaise Pascal (1623-1662)
John Bunyan (1628-1688)
Christian Huygens (1629-1695)
Benedict de Spinoza (1632-1677)
John Locke (1632-1704)
Jean Baptiste Racine (1639-1699)
Sir Isaac Newton (1642-1727)
Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz (1646-1716)
Daniel Defoe (1660-1731)
Jonathan Swift (1667-1745)
William Congreve (1670-1729)
George Berkeley (1685-1753)
Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
Baron de Montesquieu (1689-1755)
Voltaire (1694-1778)
Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758)
John Wesley (1703-1791)
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Henry Fielding (1707-1754)
Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
David Hume (1711-1776)
Jean Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778)
Laurence Sterne (1713-1768)
Denis Diderot (1713-1784)
Adam Smith (1723-1790)
Immanuel Kant (1724-1804)
Edmund Burke (1729-1797)
Edward Gibbon (1737-1795)
Thomas Paine (1737-1809)
James Boswell (1740-1795)
Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)
Antoine Laurent Lavoisier (1743-1794)
John Jay (1745-1829)
Jeremy Bentham (1748-1832)
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)

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