Gain fresh perspective on the Bible. Experience the excitement and feeling of the Bible as it sounded to its first readers. Encounter passages you've read hundreds of times before as if reading them for the first time.
Improved style, size, and added study features make the completely redesigned Message Numbered Edition the contemporary translation of choice. These new features, combined with the everyday language of The Message, deliver a Bible-reading experience that is relevant, energetic, and amazingly fresh.
The most widely read paraphrase now comes with the most requested features:
Exclusively designed numbering system
New 25%-thinner size
One-half pound lighter than previous editions
Handcrafted maps & charts
Cream colored paper for enhanced readability
Improved typeset for better page economy and easier reading