Revised Standard Version

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A modern American version of the English Bible, a revision of the American Standard Version, completed in 1952 and further revised in 1989.
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Revised Standard Version

(Bible) a revision by American scholars of the American Standard Version of the Bible. The New Testament was published in 1946 and the entire Bible in 1953
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Revised′ Stand′ard Ver′sion

a revision of the Bible, based on the American Revised Version and the King James Version, prepared by American scholars and published in its completed form in 1952.
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Noun1.Revised Standard Version - a revision of the American Standard Version
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Shadows lengthen across every movement of this intensely beautiful work, but Joubert's message, expressed through the tension between his richly poetic music and the penny-plain English of the New Revised Standard Version, is nonetheless one of comfort.
The New American Bible (NAB), the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV), and the Jerusalem Bible (JB) consistently use "Advocate" to translate this Greek word.
(10.) Leviticus 18:22, 18:29, 20:13 (Revised Standard Version).
New Revised Standard Version, the King James Bible, the Douay-Rheims, The Message--do we really need yet another translation of the New Testament?
The reading comes from the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible.
The Bible I read (New Revised Standard Version) states that God created the heavens and the Earth and everything in it.
Filled with 365 carefully selected quotations from the new Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright 1989, from the national Council of Churches of Christ in the United States of America, "Daily Promises From God" offers further encouragement through every other page's background.
Subsequent revisions include the Revised Standard Version (1952), New American Standard Bible (1971), New Revised Standard Version (1989), and English Standard Version (2001).
What sparked the controversy was the action of the Vatican's Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith to overrule the 1992 decision of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Sacraments, rescinding approval of the New Revised Standard Version of the Bible.
Rather, it is based on the English translation of the New Revised Standard Version (NRSV), with changes made when it is at variance with the LXX.
The New Revised Standard Version improbably turns this sentence into an accusatory question, while the New International Version more accurately understands it as a negative command: "...
Among the topics are Jesus among the philosophers, whether a theology of the canonical gospels makes sense, narrative criticism and translation in the New Revised Standard Version, 2 Timothy and polemic against false teachers, Hebrews 10:32-39 and the agony of the translator, the New Testament's anti-Jewish slander and the conventions of ancient polemic, and the material expression of friendship in the New Testament.

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