New Testament only with Japanese and English text in parallel columns.
English text is New Testament portion of The Living Bible (TLB) 1970, and Japanese text is the New Testament portion of the Japanese Living Bible, 4th edition revised in 2011.
Pronunciation marks, in-text book introductions and maps.
The Japanese is an easy-to-understand, everyday language paraphrase especially for the 99% of Japanese who are not yet Christians, seekers, young people. Unusual words have definition in parentheses after the word. OT quotes also have references in parentheses.
It is the best Bible to introduce Japanese to the Bible. This bilingual edition is ideal for English Bible classes.