We believe that re:fresh books stocks the widest range of Bibles locally, covering a variety of modern translations, formats, bindings etc. If you are new to reading the Bible or if you want help in making your selection, please ask the staff who will be happy to help. A leaflet A Guide to reading the Holy Bible is available in the shop.
Listed below are just a few examples from our large selection of Bibles.
Click HERE for details of the 2011 Edition of the New International Version.
Click HERE for books and DVDs relevant to the 400th Anniversary of the King James Bible in 2011.
Cover to Cover Complete
New NIV text
• The Bible arranged in Chronological order
• Divided into 366 manageable daily readings
• Each passage takes about 15 minutes to read
• Includes short comment for each day by Selwyn Hughes and Trevor Partridge
• Undated, so users can start any time and do not have to 'catch up' if they miss a day
• Plus charts, maps, illustrations, diagrams & timelines
• Linked material on the CWR website gives character studies, readers' testimonies, helpful hints etc.
Published by CWR. Hardback. 1600 pages. £24.99
NIV Study Bible
• Full-colour maps, photographs and diagrams
• Over 20,000 study notes, with icons to make
important information easy to spot.
• Introductions and outlines provide valuable
background information for each book of the Bible
• In-text maps, charts, diagrams, and illustrations
visually clarify the stories in the Bible
• Full-colour maps plus time lines and presentation page
• Words of Christ in red
• NIV concordance plus subject and study notes indexes
NLT Parallel Study Bible
Like two study Bibles in one. The NLT Parallel study Bible combines the New Living Translation text with the NLT Study Bible notes and the Life Application Bible notes, thus offering a scholarly exposition of the meaning of the text together with practical application to 21st Century living.
Bulk orders on Bibles for Church or School
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New (2011) NIV
A revised edition of the New International Version was published in 2011. There is an ever-increasing range of Bibles now available in this new edition. A selection is shown below but more are shown on a separate page. Click HERE to view.
NIV Pocket Charcoal Soft-tone Bible
A stylish and durable pocket-sized zip Bible with a hard-wearing soft-tone binding. 6.75pt font. Ribbon marker and presentation page.
Normal price £15.99.
NIV Pocket pink Soft-tone Bible with zip
6.75pt font. Normal price £15.99.
NIV Pocket Brown Imitation Leather Bible
Stylish and durable pocket Bible in a hardwearing imitation leather binding. 6.75pt font. Normal price £15.99.
The popular editions include hardback versions - Burgundy with gold block lettering and blue - a paperback edition and a special hardback schools edition. These are all printed in a clear, readable 9pt font and use British spelling, grammar and punctuation. They have a variety of helps including "where to find it" guides to people of the Bible, well-known events, and the parables and miracles of Jesus. There is also a section listing helpful passages for life's crises.
The Popular cross-reference hardback Bible is shown above right and the blue hardback, left.
NIV Thinline Bibles are less than 1 inch thick and come in a variety of formats, many of which include a concordance. They include a lime gree soft-tone Bible (right), purple soft-tone Bible with protective flap and magnetic clasp; a black leather Bible; navy bonded leather and "Daisy Bloom" and "Tulip Bloom" red-letter editions.
A large print leather-bound thinline Bible (left) is included in this range.
There is also a range of attractive pocket Bibles, many with a zip. They include charcoal and pink Bibles in a soft-tone binding, a brown imitation leather Bible and black leather-bound Bible, with zip. There is also a brown zip-up 'Traveller's Bible' with a concordance and 'helps' for the frequent traveller.
ESV Study Bible
The ESV Study Bible combines the best and most recent evangelical scholarship with the English Standard Version Bible text to give 2,752 pages of extensive, accessible Bible resources. This is a completely new study Bible, compiled by a team of 95 Bible scholars who have contributed more than 50 articles, 20,000 notes, 80,000 cross-references, more than 200 full-colour maps and 200 charts and timelines.
NLT Study Bible
The publishers claim that the New Living Translation is so easy to read that detailed explanation is not necessary, allowing the Study Bible team to concentrate on other resources.
The NLT study Bible has 313 themed articles and 93 personal profiles. It includes chain references to 100 Hebrew words in the Old Testament and 100 Greek words in the New. Plus 143 maps, 66 timelines, 14 charts and 25,900 study notes.
Slimline New Living Translation (NLT)
Burgundy bonded leather binding.
Full centre column references.
Dictionary of key Hebrew and Greek words with chain reference in the text and Strongs numbers
Words of Jesus in red
Excellent value at £29.99
New Living Translation
Gift & Award Edition
This is remarkable value for money. The New Living Translation (NLT) is a respected modern translation in a very readable style. The Gift & Award Bible has a durable imitation leather binding, available in blue, burgundy or black. It includes full-colour presentation pages, a comprehensive dictionary/concordance, maps and a variety of helps. The words of Jesus are shown in red. Imitation leather binding. Blue, burgundy or black.
Only £5.99 and even lower prices on ten or more.
Compact leather-bound ESV Pitt Minion Reference Edition
The first English Standard Version (ESV) to be published by the Cambridge University Press uses the classic Pitt Minion format.
French Morocco Leather binding
or top-grain goatskin leather
Slimline, 125mm x 180mm
India paper with ribbon marker
Black or red-letter text
Centre column references
Price £50.00 (French Moroccan)
Also available in NIV, NLT, NASB and NKJV
White New Living Translation Bible
Ideal gift for a bride, first communion or baptism.
Comes with a deluxe white simulated leather cover, silver gilded page edges and ribbon marker. It has a presentation page and lists of great stories of the Bible, great chapters of the Bible and great verses of the Bible.
Give a gift that is in a modern, readable version.
Price only £12.99
The best-selling Bible for youth, this is a New Century Version with a host of additional features including more than 470 real-life stories relating to the Bible for young people today. Sidelights give hundreds of background facts, Book openers give practical introductions to the books of the Bible. There are more than 50 maps and diagrams, a dictionary and topical concordance.
LIVE - New Living Translation for teenagers.
New Living Translation with a modern youth-oriented page layout. it encourages readers to interact with the text in their own way with panels for their own creative response - text, poetry, doodles or pictures. Sidelights feature 'Jesus sightings' throughout the Old Testament while 'Text messages' point out interesting facts. Panels provide life application points. Also includes hundreds of striking photographs by teenagers.
Read the Bible in a year - the ideal gift
re:fresh books has a variety of Bibles designed for daily reading in such a way that the complete Old and New Testament are covered in a year. Some are dated and start with January 1, others are undated but simply numbered Day 1, 2, 3 etc., the Soul Survivor NIV Bible in One Year follows the academic year.
Each day's reading takes about 15 minutes.
It's never too late to start reading the Bible.
The One Year Chronological Bible (NLT)
The One Year Chronological Bible is a New Living Translation and covers the entire Bible in a year in the order in which events happened. So the first 9 months are spent in the Old Testament and the last three months in the New. The prophetic books and Psalms are interwoven with the related historical material. The Gospel accounts of the life of Jesus are presented as one continuous account and the letters of Paul are integrated with the book of Acts. Hardback.