The Word - contains the complete authorized King James version of the Bible plus 25 additional Old Testament and New testament English Translations all in one volume. Blue bonded leather with gold gilding. Great research tool!The Word is a parallel translation that uses 26 different Bible translations to compare with the King James version. Not all 26 translations are quoted forevery verse, only those that have a significant difference from the KJ.Thistranslation is not published by the watchtower but may be used to support theNew World translation (NWT). For example several of the translations use Jehovah's name, and the word sheol. Also for spurious texts such as 1John 5:7,8the footnote acknowledges that it is "not adequately supported by the originalmanuscripts". This translation may also be useful for researching talks andgiving amplified meaning to certain texts.