New Revised Standard Version

Modern English translation of the Bible

The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) is an English translation of the Holy Bible. It was released in 1989 in the United States. It is a revision of the Revised Standard Version. It is a formal translation and its editors tried to make it accurate.[1] There are several editions of the NRSV. These include editions with the Apocrypha, Catholic editions, and Anglicized editions which use British spelling and grammar.


  1. "ABOUT the NRSV". Harper Collins. Retrieved 2012-06-13.