Bible Translation & Interpretation
What Commentaries Does DG Recommend?
Jan 23, 2006
John Piper has often remarked that he finds the most help from old commentaries. It is the Puritans and other Christians from previous generations that usually made a point to wrestle deeply with the questions raised by the text and…
Good English With Minimal Translation: Why Bethlehem Uses the ESV
Jan 1, 2004
Why I would like to see the English Standard Version become the most common Bible of the English-speaking church, for preaching, teaching, memorizing, and study. The law of the LORD is perfect, reviving the soul; the testimony of the LORD…
How Do I Test My Interpretations of the Bible?
Sep 30, 2016
There are many dangers that teachers like John Piper must guard against, but also many practices which help guard them.
“That brings the total to 5,801 manuscripts of the New Testament, part or whole.”