ESV Bibles for Reading, Devotion, Study, Journaling, and More

Making the Most of the Season

The Christmas season can be a busy time of year, but it can also be an opportune time to experience, expectantly await, and reflect on Christ. Our hope is that amidst your traditions and festivities, you find time to pause, meditate on Scripture, and revel in the truth of God's nearness.

Here are some of our favorite Bibles for diving deep into meditation and study. Find one for yourself or someone you love this season.

ESV Study Bible

Our most comprehensive tool for in-depth study of God's Word, the ESV Study Bible was created by a team of 95 evangelical scholars, it contains over 200 full-color maps, 40 full-color illustrations, charts, timelines, articles, and book introductions to help guide your understanding of the Scriptures, their history, and context.

ESV Student Study Bible

The ESV Student Study Bible is adapted from the ESV Study Bible and is ideally suited for students who are serious about God’s Word—who want to learn more about what the Bible teaches and how the Bible applies to all of life. With 12,000 clear, concise study notes, the ESV Student Study Bible provides numerous other features—including nearly 900 “Did You Know?” facts, 120 Bible character profiles, and 15 topical articles. It also features a glossary of key terms, more than 80 maps and illustrations, an extensive concordance, and 80,000 cross-references. These and many other features make it the most comprehensive and content-rich student Bible available today.

ESV Reader's Bible, Six-Volume Set

Constructed with materials carefully selected to reflect the beauty of God’s Word, the ESV Reader’s Bible, Six-Volume Set is a unique collection designed for those desiring a cleaner, simpler Bible-reading experience. Printed on European book paper with smyth-sewn binding and packaged in an elegant slipcase, this edition features single column text that is free of all verse numbers, chapter numbers, and footnotes, as well as most section headings—resulting in a unique Bible-reading experience that helps readers encounter and delight in the beauty of God’s Word.

ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition

Printed on thick cream-colored paper, the ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition includes a full blank page beside every page of biblical text, inviting readers to reflect on the Scriptures through prayer, art, or note-taking.

ESV Men's Devotional Bible

The aim of the ESV Men's Devotional Bible is to strengthen and encourage men with Scripture and solid complementary devotional content. Featuring 365 biblical devotions written by more than 50 Christian leaders, this Bible helps men understand and apply God's Word in their homes, churches, and workplaces.

ESV Women's Devotional Bible

The ESV Women's Devotional Bible combines 365 theologically-rich devotions with Scripture for the purpose of encouraging women in their understanding of God's Word. Combined with book introductions, articles, and character studies written by professors, musicians, authors, counselors, the Women's Devotional Bible is a thoughtful resource for nurturing a woman's faith.

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