This beautifully bound pocket-sized Bible is a perfect gift to mark an engagement. It includes a presentation page for a personal message, silver gilt edges and a ribbon marker and comes in an attractive gift box. The New International Version is the world's most popular Bible in modern English and is renowned for its combination of accuracy and clarity of language.The New International Version of the Bible (NIV) was commissioned by the International Bible Society (IBS). Its mission is to reach out to people around the world with a faithful translation of God's word. The NIV was created by the Committee on Bible Translation (CBT), which is an independent body made up of renowned biblical linguists and scholars.This edition uses anglicised text, with British spelling, grammar and punctuation to allow the Bible to be read fluently and understood more easily
The translators of the New International Version of the Bible were chosen from a wide range of denominations and various countries to form the Committee on Bible Translation, a working group overseen by the International Bible Society.