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Good News Publishers

Good News Publishers
Founded 1938
Founder Clyde Dennis and Muriel Dennis
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Wheaton, Illinois
Publication types Books, Tracts
Imprints Crossway
Official website .org.crosswaywww

Good News Publishers is a not-for-profit Christian ministry that publishes and distributes gospel tracts. Good News Publishers is the parent company of Crossway Books, a publisher of evangelical Christian books. Good News/Crossway is headquartered in Wheaton, Illinois. Currently, Good News mainly publishes tracts and small booklets for use in evangelistic work while Crossway concentrates on producing books by well-known authors.[1]

Good News/Crossway's best known publication is the English Standard Version of the Bible, originally issued in 2001. As of June 2011 the ESV ranked as the fifth best-selling Bible translation by the Christian Booksellers Association.[2]

Crossway also publishes books by such Christian writers as John MacArthur, John Piper, Kevin DeYoung, William Lane Craig, and D.A. Carson, and is issuing a major commentary series edited by R.C. Sproul titled the St. Andrews Expositional Commentary.

Popular tracts distributed by Good News Publishers include "Steps to Peace With God" by Billy Graham and "3:16" by Max Lucado.[3]

You're Special

You're Special is the all-time best-selling tract by Good News Publishers. The English tract has been translated into Russian and Spanish. The tract was written by Ted Griffin and was first published on September 1, 1982.

Notes

  1. ^ Main Good News/Crossway page
  2. ^ Current CBA Bible sales statistics
  3. ^ List of best selling tracts

General references

  • Where There Is a Vision (1988). Wheaton: Good News Publishers, 1988. ISBN 0-89107-519-4.
  • Good News Publishers. About Us from Good News Publishers' website. Retrieved January 9, 2007.
  • Official site of the English Standard Bible [1]
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