Deonne Beron

Publicity Manager                     

Baker Publishing Group

(616) 676-9185 x302  


Grand Rapids, MI (February 22, 2010)A new website for GOD’S WORD® Translation (GW) is up and running at


The site is ground central for retailers and Bible readers who want to know more about God’s Word. It includes full background on translation philosophy, explaining closest natural equivalence, as well as a list of endorsers and members of the translation committee and sample Bible texts so that readers can compare and contrast the translation. A full list of new products associated with the translation can also be found on the site.


Churches or pastors looking for a way to review the text for group purchases can also request a review copy or find sample reading plans designed to encourage their congregation to make reading through the entire Bible a priority. The site also includes a video interview with GW Editorial Committee chairman Dr. Eugene Bunkowske.


GOD’S WORD Translation (GW) accurately translates the meaning of the original texts into clear, everyday language. Readable and reliable, GW is living, active, and life-changing.

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