The New International Version (NIV) is the latest translation of the Bible. Initially available in English language, the version has since been translated to other key languages. The version was at first published by Biblica before Hodder/Stoughton and Zondervan acquired copyright license to publish it. It is presently the most common type of the Bible (download niv bible).
This version popularity is mainly attributed to the fact that its translators put in great effort to ensure that it is not only simple to study but to understand as well. The meeting that was attended by Christian Reformed Church, US National Association of Evangelists and council of international scholars gave the responsibility of translating the Bible to Biblica, a move that not only led to the publication of the version’s hard copy but download niv bible as well.
The version that took almost ten years and we have Today’s New International Version (TNIV) in 2005.
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