This special Anglicised edition of the New Living Translation (NLT) of the Bible produced by Premier is designed to be read by Christians and seekers of all ages and denominations.
The NLT combines elegance with readability to convey the original texts in clear, contemporary language. Designed to be read by Christians and seekers of all ages and denominations it features special 32 pages of additional content from Premier including a clear reading plan making it easy to read the Bible in one year.
- God’s big picture – an overview of the Old and New Testament and the different categories of writing in scripture.
- Why I (still) believe in the Bible – after years of talking with atheists on his weekly Premier Christian radio show, Justin Brierley explains why he still believes the Bible is the inspired word of God.
- How to read the Bible – Peter Kerridge, Premier’s CEO suggests four strategies to get the most out of reading and understanding the Bible.
- Voice of Hope – sample scripture devotionals to help you explore what the Bible says, written by Dr Micha Jazz, the presenter of Be Still & Know on Premier Christian Radio and Premier Praise.
- Bible Lifelines – relevant scriptures to read when you are going through a variety of situations in life. With information on how to speak in confidence to a Christian on the phone to give you emotional and spiritual support.
- The one-year Bible reading plan – readings from the Old and New Testament broken into 365 daily portions to help you read God’s word in a year.
- Why trust the Bible – explores the reliability of the source manuscripts Bible translators use.
Why Premier Bible
The Premier Bible is great gift to a friend or workmate who is sceptical about Christianity. It includes an article written by Premier Christian Radio’s Unbelievable? Presenter, Justin Brierley that unpacks why in an increasingly ‘post-truth’ world no widely respected historian doubts the existence of Jesus as a historian figure.
Premier Bible is a great gift to someone who is going through a tough time in their life. It will be helpful to read Bible Lifelines section of scripture verses when going through situations like depression, loneliness, bereavement, worry etc. It also includes the details of Premier Lifeline, our 365 days a year National Christian helpline. It’s a confidential telephone service offering someone to talk to, a listening ear, emotional and spiritual support from a Christian perspective, prayer and signposting to receive prayer help.