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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English Translation Bibles

Multi-Translation Bibles
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, 10 English translations and 54 other languages available
  • Bible Database - 8 English translations and 25 other languages available

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  • The Contemporary Parallel New Testament, hardcover - KJV, NASB, NIV, NLT, NCV (Oxford Univ Press, 1998, 1840 pg).
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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

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  • Arabic Bible, hardcover (American Bible Society, 2003).
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Chinese Translations
  • O-Bible.com - Chinese Union Version in big5 encoding (indexed; may initially be slow-loading)
  • O-Bible.com - 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 (RareBooksClub.com, 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
  • No known online texts

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  • Greek/Modern Greek New Testament, hardcover (AMG pubs, 1999, 836 pg).
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Hungarian Translations
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Icelandic Translations
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Italian Translations
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Japanese Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Japanese Living Bible

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  • Japanese Bible, paperback (American Bible Society, 2000).
  • Japanese Bible, vinyl bound (American Bible Society, 2011, 2037 pg).
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Latin Translations
  • Bible Gateway - searchable, Biblia Sacra Vulgata translation
  • New Advent Bible in parallel Greek, English and Latin (Multi-page, indexed) at New Advent

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  • Novum Testamentum Latine, hardcover New Testament (Hendrickson, 2015).
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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

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  • 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

Atlases
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Commentaries
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Concordances
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Lacedaemonians, On the Constitution of the
Laches
Ladies, On Facial Treatment for
Ladies, The Learned
Lady, Portrait of a
Lady at Court, On a Certain
Lady Chatterley's Lover
Lady of Shallot, The (1832)
Laelius on Friendship
Last of the Mohicans, The
Law, The (Hippocrates)
Law, The Common
Laws (Plato)
Laws, Spirit of
Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity, The
Leagues Under the Sea, Twenty Thousand
Lear, King
Learned Ladies, The
Learning, Advancement of
Lectures on the Philosophy of History
Lectures on Psychoanalysis, Introductory
Lectures on Psychoanalysis, New Introductory
Legend of Saint Julian Hospitator, The
Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The
Legislation, Introduction to the Principles of Morals and
Lemmas
Les Miserables
Letter, The Purloined
Letter, The Scarlet
Letter of Advice to a Young Poet, A
Letter from Birmingham Jail
Letter Concerning Toleration
Letter to his Father
Letter to a Noble Lord, A
Letters (Chrysostom)
Letters (Cicero)
Letters (Horace)
Letters (Ignatius)
Letters (Pascal)
Letters, Persian
Letters, Provincial
Letters of Abelard and Heloise
Letters from the Black Sea
Letters on the English
Levet, On the Death of Dr. Robert
Leviathan
Libation Bearers, The
Liberty, On
Liberty, On Christian
Life, On Longevity and Shortness of
Life, The New
Life, Psychopathology of Everyday
Life of Antony
Life and Death, On Breathing; On Youth and Old Age, On
Life of Dr. John Donne, The
Life of Ivan Denisovich, One Day in the
Life of Mr. George Herbert, The
Life of Reason, The
Life of Samuel Johnson Ll.D.
Light, Treatise on
Light Brigade, The Charge of the
Lighthouse, To the
Limits; Human Knowledge, Its Scope and
Liquids and on the Weight of the Mass of the Air, Treatises on the Equilibrium of
Literaria, Biographia
Little Dorrit
Little Flowers of St. Francis of Assisi, The
Little Men
Little Women
Live By, What Men
Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans
Lives of the Poets, The
Livy, Discourses on the First Ten Books of
Loadstone and Magnetic Bodies, On the
Lock, Rape of the
Logic, A System of
Logic, the Theory of Inquiry
Lolita
Longevity and Shortness of Life, On
Looking-Glass, Through the
Lord, A Letter to a Noble
Lord of the Flies
Lord of the Rings, The
Lorna Doone
Lost, Paradise
Lotos-Eaters, The (1833)
Love, The Art of
Love, Cures for
Love, On (Stendhal)
Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, The
Lover, Lady Chatterley's
Lovers, Sons and
Lover's Complaint, A
Love's Labour's Lost
Loving God, On
Lower Animals, The Moral Sense of Man and the
Lucrece, The Rape of
Lyrical Ballads
Lysis (Plato)
Lysistrata (Aristophanes)
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