Thompson ChainReference Bible

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Zondervan, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing, has released the Thompson® ChainReference® Bible in the King James Version (KJV); New King James Version (NKJV); New American Study Bible (NASB), 1977 text; and the English Standard Version (ESV).

HarperCollins Christian Publishing announced the acquisition of the Thompson® ChainReference® Bible from Kirkbride Bible Company in December 2020. With a beloved and acclaimed patented reference system, the Thompson ChainReference Bible is a well recognized topical study Bible that has been in publication for more than 100 years. In 1890, the creator of the Thompson Chain-Reference system, Dr. Frank Charles Thompson, began working on the “chain-links” that became the foundation of the unique Thompson referencing system.

First published in 1908, it now contains more than 100,000 references, covering over 8,000 topics, making the chain-reference system an ideal tool for comprehensive topical study.

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