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Practical Bible Studies

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A List of Popular Bible Translations in English

Word for Word Translations:
Tyndale New Testament (1526)
Coverdale Bible (1535)
Matthew's Bible (1537)
The Great Bible (1539)
Geneva Bible (1560)
Bishops' Bible (1568)
King James Version (1611)
American Standard Version (1901)
Revised Standard Version (1952)
New American Standard Bible (1971)
New King James Version (1982)
New Revised Standard Version (1989)
Complete Jewish Bible (1998)
English Standard Version (2001)
New Cambridge Paragraph Bible (2005)
Modern English Version (2014)

Partially Word for Word Translations:
New English Bible (1970)
New International Version (1978)
Revised English Bible (1989)
Holman Christian Standard Bible (2004)
Today's New International Version (2005)
New English Translation (2005)
Christian Standard Bible (2017)

Meaning for Meaning Translations:
Good News Translations (1976)
New Century Translations (1987)
God's Word (1995)
Contemporary English Version (1995)
New Living Translation (1996)

Paraphrased Versions:
The Living Bible (1970)
The Message (2002)

Catholic Versions:
Jerusalem Bible (1966)
New American Bible (1970)
New Jerusalem Bible (1985)

Heretical Versions:
Joseph Smith Translation (1828)
New World Translation (1961)
Clear Word Bible (1994)
Queen James Bible (2012)

     Andrew Heckmaster is also working on book that may alter your decision on what Bible you pick up. That should be out by the end of 2019. It is an independent project that is unrelated to the Practical Bible Series.