The purpose of the ESV Study Bible is to help people understand the Bible in a deeper way. To accomplish this goal, an extraordinary team was created—95 scholars and teachers who love the Bible, from 9 countries and nearly 20 denominations, including 50 seminaries, colleges, and universities. An extraordinary resource, equivalent to a twenty-volume Bible study library—the most comprehensive study Bible ever published.
- 2,752 pages of teaching, explanation, maps, articles, and Bible text
- 2 million words with 20,000 notes and other resources
- 200 new full-color maps printed alongside the ESV text and notes throughout the Bible
- 40 all-new illustrations including full-color renderings and architectural diagrams
- 200 charts with concise summaries of key insights
- Over 50 articles on essential topics of theology, ethics, biblical teaching, and application
- 80,000 cross-references and an extensive concordance
Free ESV Online Study Bible
The ESV Online Study Bible is available free with your purchase of this print edition.
The online edition offers the complete ESV Study Bible in searchable form, featuring interactive links to the notes, articles, maps, charts, timelines, illustrations, and cross-references. It also offers the ability to create personal online notes, to listen to the audio ESV, and to access additional resources available only online.
What Christian Leaders Are Saying
The scope and faithfulness of the ESV Study Bible is breathtaking. —John Piper
An invaluable and inexhaustible resource...I am deeply grateful for this magnificent work. —Nancy Leigh DeMoss
A new standard in excellence...As a pastor it's my goal to get one into the hands of every member of my church. —Joshua Harris
Concise, lucid, enlightening...an amazing resource. —Randy Alcorn