However, it has gotten regular use. The oils from your hands work into the leather keeping it rich and supple. Since we are doing our first review of a Bible from Church Bible Publishers, I want to give you some background and then we will talk about the features of the Bible. The company is run by a group of local church pastors, if you had not already guessed from the name, and they know the demands placed on a pastor’s Bible hence the sewn binding. Executive ironed Calfskin 1 piece. I love the KJV and read from it often but I also read other translations. All bases are covered, plus solid construction, in this Bible. CBP sells their Bibles at cost or as close to it as possible. … CBP’s paper is bright white and very opaque making this Bible very easy to read indeed. $1,111.00. No more fear of carrying my Bible to church in inclement weather or when I travel…this is such an ingenious idea, I would imagine any minister or student of the Word who totes their Bible around with any regularity will have to have one. There is an alternate choice of Top Grain Cowhide but, in my opinion, the calfskin is to be preferred. Thompson Chain Reference - One of 6 Bible concordances freely available, this timeless classic, with over 3,700 entries, is THE concordance guide for serious students On backorder from the publisher with no definitive due date at this time. I have the large and regular TCR Bible and I wanted something smaller that would be handy to take with me and read anywhere. How could I not recommend that you buy this Bible? Aaron Gravett … All CBP Bibles have a sewn binding; this fact is so important that I endeavor to not purchase any Bibles that have a glued binding. On backorder from the publisher with no definitive due date at this time. What sets the Scofield apart it that it was the first that offered commentary on the Bible. In addition to making high quality, low cost Bibles available, CBP also provides Bibles for jail/prison ministry and they also support World Missions/Bearing Precious Seed to provide Bibles overseas. Better than I expected. KJV Large Print Thompson Chain Reference Bible - Lambskin Edition Based in Cadillac, Michigan, Church Bible Publishers (CBP) is a true not for profit Bible publisher. As was the case with the Thompson Chain that I reviewed earlier, the Classic Study Bible came to me in black ironed calfskin. I thank you for your quick service. It truly is I must have Bible. I mentioned in a previous review that Church Bible Publishers (CBP) is an endeavor of the local church in Michigan and that they offer their Bibles at cost, which is a marvel in today’s money driven society. The Thompson® Chain-Reference® Study Bible is designed for devotional reading, group study, individual prayer, preparation of Sunday School materials, Pastoral study and preaching, and for Bible students of all ages. Don’t wash your hands immediately before handling this Bible. I’ve been looking for a zippered Bible that has a large font for my aging eyes and I’ve wanted a Bible with enough room to jot uncrowded notes in, but not too much room. This wide margin Turquoise Portfolio is my Cadillac of Bibles, complete with that new Bible smell. KJV Cameo Wide Margin Reference Bible - Red Letter Executive Edition Starting at: $90.00. CBP is printing the 5th Improved Edition of the Thompson Chain. If you want the best study tool you can have and you want it in a format that will last a lifetime, this is the TCR that you want. It is obvious that this format is designed for pulpit use or for the classroom. CBP sews all their Bibles, a testament to the quality they provide. Thompson Chain-Reference Study Bible-NKJV. Of course this bible is much different than the calfskin covers available. I can tell it’s going to get a lot of use already. This is not a small Bible, most large print Bibles are not. The study features in the back almost double the size. Available instantly. (Note: CBP did not provide this Bible and they did not solicit this review.). CBP is a dedicated King James Bible Publisher. I am grateful that CBP has chosen to only publish the KJV. It was explained to me that they handle each warranty claim on a case by case basis to ensure that each customer has the best overall experience possible. Thompson Chain Reference Bible SCANNED IMAGE INVERTED Addeddate 2018-07-16 01:52:40 Identifier ThompsonChainReferenceBible Identifier-ark ark:/13960/t0zq11k1m Ocr ABBYY FineReader 11.0 (Extended OCR) Ppi 600 Scanner Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader 1.6.3 Year 1908 . This is one feature that is non-negotiable for me; I live in Arizona and a glued binding would melt if I happened to forget it in my car. CBP publishes in a single English translation, the King James Version (KJV). Rated 5 out of 5. All CBP Bibles are pulpit ready, their large print even more so, since as a teacher you should be using the largest font size possible in the classroom. A sewn binding guarantees a lifetime of use and I wager the leather will need replaced long before the stitching. Rated 5 out of 5. If there is any recommendation I have for CBP it is this. It is in the margins that your Bible truly becomes yours. Containing 3,738 entries cross-referenced and cross-linked to other resources on StudyLight.org, this resource can be classified as a required reference book for any good study library. OUP and Barbour use an 9-point font for the text and an 8-point for the notes while CBP offers the following for font size: Bible Text – 10 pt, Center Reference – 6-7 pt, Footnotes – 9 pt. The covers are flexible enough that you can carry quite a bit of study notes, printouts, etc. That fact, alone, would be reason enough for me to endorse the CBP version over the others but lets continue. One point about the choice of KJV: Many people say that the KJV is not copyrighted in the US and so makes for a better translation choice. CBP. Dr Frank Charles Thompson. When you see the term Authorised Version or Authorised King James Version, you see that because the Official King James Version is being used as is the case here. I will be purchasing the Thompson Chain Reference Bible and add it to my collection of bibles. The black is rich, deep, and bold and the red jumps off the page. Front cover, top, and back cover, top. The portfolio nicely protect the Thompson Chain Bible. I believe my next one will be the Thompson Chain Reference Portfolio. I’ve had the Thompson’s Chain Portfolio Bible now for over a week and I am more than impressed by it. If you have never seen the inside of a Scofield, you are missing out and that is irrespective of how you view Dispensational Theology. Next I observed the construction. Your email address will not be published. The calfskin leather is very soft and has a thick, quality feel. To increase the amount of your donation, increase the quantity. Thompson Chain Reference Bible free download - Tamil Bible, The Holy Bible King James Version, Free PC Bible, and many more programs The Thompson Chain Reference Study Bible has been among the best resources available for Topical Bible Study, and now the study helps that made this particular study Bible so special through the years are available online and can be freely accessed. 4.6 out of 5 stars 35. Chain-Reference® This unique Thompson® feature points you directly to the next verse in the Bible for the topic you are studying. A sewn binding guarantees a lifetime of use and also guarantees that it will lay flat anywhere you open the text. It offers you. When I say it is a pure study Bible, I mean that it is free of any commentary and comes as close to not having any denominational bias as is possible, which is an amazing feat because Fran Thompson was a Methodist Minister. Shop Now. Laura – December 22, 2017. This is actually incorrect; The US honors the Crown Copyright in the United Kingdom (Elizabeth II currently holds the copyright and granted letters patent to Cambridge) even though to try to enforce it would be a logistical nightmare. I love the way the leather feels and smells. As was the case with the Thompson Chain that I reviewed earlier, the Classic Study Bible came to me in black ironed calfskin. 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