The New Testament portion was released in ,   as The New World Translation of the Christian Greek Scriptures , with the complete Bible released in ;   it is used and distributed by Jehovah's Witnesses. According to the publishers, better manuscript evidence had made it possible to determine with greater accuracy what the original writers intended, particularly in more obscure passages, allowing linguists to better understand certain aspects of the original languages. Knorr , proposed a fresh translation of the New Testament , which Jehovah's Witnesses usually refer to as the Christian Greek Scriptures. The committee agreed to turn over its translation to the Society for publication  and on September 3, , Knorr convened a joint meeting of the board of directors of both the Watch Tower Society's New York and Pennsylvania corporations where he again announced to the directors the existence of the committee  and that it was now able to print its new modern English translation of the Christian Greek Scriptures.
List of New Testament verses not included in modern English translations
47 Old Testament Prophecies About Jesus
A list of Old Testament quotes in the New Testament. Books quoted by Jesus and other New Testament writers. A conservative, bible believing perspective! God's providence gave us the 27 book New Testament Canon, not the church. God, not men decided the canon. This providence does not mean that church leaders were inspired in their selecting the canon, only that God had his eye on the scriptures the whole time and brought about His will to form the Bible we see today! Go to: "Canon of the Bible" Home Page.
55 Old Testament Prophecies about Jesus
Has not the Scripture said that the Christ comes from the descendants of David, and from Bethlehem, the village where David was? And the people stood by, looking on. The record of the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah, the son of David, the son of Abraham:. Then He warned the disciples that they should tell no one that He was the Christ.
Memorizing Bible verses is an important spiritual discipline that should be practiced by anyone who wants the Scriptures to have a central role in their lives. Many Christians choose to memorize Scripture passages that are almost exclusively from the New Testament. I certainly understand how this happens.