Handbooks

The UBS Handbooks are detailed commentaries providing exegetical, historical, cultural, and linguistic information for translators, as well as suggestions for arriving at a clear equivalent rendering. The Handbooks are also extremely useful to pastors, Bible students, Sunday School teachers and others interested in knowing more about the Bible. The material is practical and yet scholarly.

A unique commentary with a professional Bible translator's perspective.

Absolute focus on the text - with zero ecclesiastical or theological bias.

Used by hundreds of Bible translators worldwide.

A comprehensive verse by verse guide to understanding exactly what is being communicated by the author in the original Scriptures.

New Testament Handbooks

Available to purchase online, prices starting at $10.

Handbooks