Allow your creativity and inspiration to flourish on every page of Crossway's ESV Single Column Black Journaling Bible. The ESV Bible is an "essentially literal" translation with emphasis on "word-for-word" correspondence, seeking to be transparent to the original text, letting the reader see as directly as possible the structure and meaning of the original. This English Standard Version Journaling Bible is a complete redesign of the original Journaling Bible. The ESV Journaling Bible text is now laid out in an easy-to-follow, single-column format. The ruled lines in extra-wide margins match up with each line of Bible text, enabling you to more easily align your notes with specific verses. With high-quality Bible paper and cover materials, the Single Column ESV Journaling Bible is a durable edition for capturing notes, prayers, or personal reflections in your Bible. This English Standard Version Bible is a beautifully bound Moleskine-style binding with elastic closure.