The NIV Bible is the most-used contemporary version of the Bible. It has been translated directly from the oldest Hebrew, Greek and Aramaic texts. This is one of the best versions of the Bible available for modern day teachers. It includes notes from Biblical scholars from twelve Latin American countries. This large-print edition can be used from the pulpit as well as for personal study. This edition also includes: Glossary; subtitles and paragraph divisions that are true to the original texts; general index; title index and abbreviation table; table of weights, measurements and money; ten maps.