Frequently Asked Questions

Why the ESV?

The The English Standard Version of the Bible is a reliable translation of the Bible that is “essentially literal” yet very readable. The ESV translators represent a cross-section of conservative Bible scholars from many denomination and many countries. To find out more, check out the ESV’s website.

Who writes these devotions?

Right now, these devotions are being written by Blaize, the man behind the curtain for The content here is 100% original rather than reposted or borrowed.

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