For Churches

Crossway's free ESV Church Resource Kit comes with information, Bible samples, and other special resources to help churches evaluate the ESV Bible. To request a free kit for your church, e-mail us at

The following free resources may also be helpful to church leaders considering the ESV:

  • Kevin DeYoung: Why Our Church Switched to the ESV
  • John Piper: Good English With Minimal Translation: Why Bethlehem Uses the ESV
  • Leland Ryken: Choosing a Bible: Understanding Bible Translation Differences
  • Westgate Church (Weston, MA): Why We Switched Our Pew Bibles to the ESV