Revised Chinese Union Version 和合本修訂版 和合本修订版 available

The  Revised Chinese Union Version 和合本修訂版 和合本修订版 from the Hong Kong Bible Society is now available for theWord.

Since Chinese Union Bible’s first publication in 1919, it has gained wide acceptance into the Chinese Church and become over the years the authorized, canonical version for Chinese Protestants.  However, the Chinese language has undergone tremendous changes over the past decades.  Certain words and expressions that formerly sounded smooth and natural have since become unnatural and unintelligible.  In view of this, United Bible Societies held consultations in Hong Kong, Singapore and other regions as early as in 1983, to explain to Christian believers the need for a revision. 

Read more at the product pages:

Revised Chinese Union Version 和合本修訂版 和合本修订版, Simplified Chinese 简体版

Revised Chinese Union Version 和合本修訂版 和合本修订版, Traditional Chinese 繁體版


Monday, 19 March 2012
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