The Legacy Standard Bible is available as a smartphone app for free!
The Legacy Standard Bible (LSB) is a translation that—at its core—seeks to be a window into the original Hebrew, Aramaic, and Greek. By translating individual words as consistently as possible within their various nuances, it allows the reader to discern what God originally wrote and know the author's intent. In this way, the LSB seeks to be an improvement upon the NASB, while simultaneously preserving its faithful legacy.
The LSB smartphone app features:
● The complete New Testament with Psalms and Proverbs
● Brown-Driver-Briggs (abridged version) for Hebrew word definition
● Abbott-Smith for Greek word definition
● Search capability by lexical word
Be sure to register your account! The LSB app will be releasing more content for free, that can be accessed through registering your account with Accordance. We are also working on creating resource packages that will provide even more ability for in-depth study!
● Copy As No Superscript didn’t actually strip superscripts.
● Other minor performance enhancements.
Ratings and Reviews
There’s always a challenge between taking the time to develop a good app and in getting it out to late or to soon. In this case, I’m happy to have access to the app but I think it was released to soon. The app registration doesn’t work. The copy and paste copies the verse footnote letters but not the verse reference. It has crashed on me several times since I downloaded it. The setting don’t actually seem to change anything even after changing the views. I’m sure y’all will keep working hard to make the app better. Thanks for your work thus far. As I see changes, of course I’ll change the star rating.
A Wonderful, Faithful Translation
I have been using the LSB for about a week now and love it. It is very similar to the NASB but includes some changes that I believe make it even better than the wonderful NASB. I am so thankful that there is now an app and am also thankful for the hardworking men who have done such an incredible job faithfully translating God’s sufficient, infallible, inerrant, and GLORIOUS Word!
The only reason I didn’t give this 5 stars is because it could be a bit more user friendly. It’s fine for just reading, but I tried to use some of the other tools and it took me too long to figure out how to get back to just the scriptures.
However, I am incredibly grateful for this FREE app that contains the LSB! So I can live with the clunkiness of the app because I am excited about this version!
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- 112.2 MB
- Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
- Requires iPadOS 9.0 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
- Requires macOS 11.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip.
English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish
- Age Rating
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With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.