The NRSV, released in 1989 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ/USA, is now a standard text in many academic and ecclesiastical settings. For reviews, see Walter Wink, “The New RSV: The Best Translation, Halfway There,” Christian Century (September 19, 1990), pp. 829–33; and Harvey Minkoff, “New Revised Standard Version” BR 06:03.