Bibles for non-Christians


With so many different translations of the Bible, my question is - which is the best translation to give to a Buddhist, Moslom or other non-Christians.
Since these folks often challange the authenticity of parts of the Bible, it is important to present the most authentic Bible possible.

Do you have a recommendation on which is best version?


Find a good Catholic Study Bible. It should have explanations of hard to understand concepts that non-Catholics can understand.


A study Bible with explanations of the Trinity (and so forth) would be a good idea.

I would gear some of it to the person and their attitude. If this is a brilliant doctor, look for the most accurate translation possible. If this is a high school student or someone who isn’t extremely intellectual, easy-to-read would be more important.


The New Jerusalem Bible.


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