The NIV Zondervan Study Bible, featuring Dr. D. A. Carson as general editor, is an all-new study Bible available exclusively in the NIV.

Built from the ground up to reflect the most current 21st century scholarship, Dr. Carson, along with a team of over 60 contributors, crafted all-new study notes, book and section introductions, a library of articles, and other study tools that specifically focus on biblical theology, or the progressive unfolding of theological concepts through the Bible.

This monumental addition to the NIV family of study Bibles is being released in the same month as the official 50th anniversary of the commissioning of the NIV on August 27!

Available August 25, 2015

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Praise for this Groundbreaking New Study Bible

  • This NIV Zondervan Study Bible is a tremendous tool for informed Bible reading and study. The notes are written by the best assembly I’ve seen of faithful, international scholars. I highly recommend this publication. –Tim Keller, Redeemer Presbyterian Church, New York City

  • A magnificent achievement. The illustrations are stunning and the maps are expertly done. Most important, the content in both the articles and the commentary is superb. Every Bible reader and person in ministry should turn to it often for help. –Dr. Thomas R. Schreiner, Professor of New Testament Interpretation and Associate Dean, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

  • Written by a noted and trustworthy team of scholars, the NIV Zondervan Study Bible offers valuable insight at every turn. –Craig Keener, Professor of Biblical Studies, Asbury Theological Seminary


Dr. Carson at The Gospel Coalition National Conference

Dr. D.A. Carson, general editor of the NIV Zondervan Study Bible is co-founder (with Tim Keller) and president of The Gospel Coalition (TGC), an influential network of evangelical pastors and churches. Dr. Carson was interviewed about the new NIV Zondervan Study Bible at the recent TGC 2015 National Conference held this April in Orlando, Florida. More than 6,000 from 50 states and 50 countries were in attendance for the conference and an additional 26,000 participated via livestream with representation of every state in the U.S. and 137 different countries.

Scenes from The Gospel Coalition National Conference