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Bible Version Detail — New Century Version(NCV)

What's in a Version? is a book about the process of Bible translationAbbreviation:NCV
Name:New Century Version
Functional Translation (1-10):8
Formal Translation (1-10):7
Ease of reading (1-10, 10 is easiest):10
Public Reading (1-10):5
Serious Study (1-10):4
Gender Neutral Language (1-10):9
Capitalization of pronouns referring to God (Yes/No):No
Extensive Translation of cultural terms (Yes/No):No
Translated by Committee (Yes/No):Yes
Interdenominational Participation (Yes/No):Yes
Interfaith Participation (Yes/No):No
Committee Note:Moderate
An adaptation of a children's Bible with a very easy reading level. Good for children, youth, or those reading the Bible for the first time.

Threads from Henry’s Web Blog on the NCV

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NCV Duct Tape Bible from Thomas Nelson (Date: Tue, 09 Sep 2008 13:05:33 +0000)

There is some discussion of this edition of the NCV at Bryon’s Weblog (HT: Better Bibles.)

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