In this one-of-a-kind study Bible, you’ll find commentary from the ancient Christian perspective, sources that shine with heavenly insight. Hear the inspiring voices of believers from the first millennium after Christ and unite your intellect and heart of faith for a rich spiritual experience.
Believers of the Orthodox Christian faith now have a clear and compelling study resource, enabling them to delve into the riches of Holy Scripture. Prepared by a pan-orthodox team of scholars and pastors, The Orthodox Study Bible brings to one volume the words of Scripture and the understanding of those words from the earliest days of the Christian era. This Bible is a treasury of commentary for all Christians of the twenty-first century. An abundance of additional helps and articles are provided to encourage you to become a person of informed faith and prayer.
Insightful commentary drawn from the Christian writers and teachers of the first ten centuries after Christ
Introductions and outlines for each book
Helpful notes relating Scripture to seasons of Christian feasting and fasting
An exhaustive subject index to the study notes to facilitate Bible study
A Lectionary to guide your Bible reading through the Church year
Morning and Evening prayers
Supplemental Bible study articles such as “Overview of the Books of the Bible,” “Saints of the Old Testament,” and “Christology”
Beautiful, full-color icons
Old Testament from the St. Athanasius Academy Septuagint, with the Deuterocanon
New Testament from the New King James Version