First published in
1971 and updated in 1995, the NASB Updated Edition is a conservative yet
literal translation that retains traditional theological words. Very popular
Since its completion
in 1971, the New American Standard Bible
has been widely acclaimed
as “the most literally accurate translation” from the original
languages. Millions of people, students, scholars, pastors, missionaries,
and laypersons alike, have trusted the NASB, learning from it and applying
it to the challenges of their daily lives. With the NASB, anyone can discover
what the original text really says, word for word, because it is considered
the most literal translation of the Bible in the English language, consistently
following the oldest and best manuscripts.
The NASB updated edition
continues this commitment to accuracy, while increasing clarity and readability.
Vocabulary, grammar, and sentence structure have been carefully updated
for greater understanding and smoother reading.