Keith Simons

For 15 years, Keith held teaching, lecturing and examining roles for Final Professional/Post Graduate courses specialising in writing and updating course books for distance learning. He has been the Pastor of two churches, preached extensively and, as a hobby, has written three Bible-based musical presentations.

A member of MissionAssist since 2003, Keith led the EasyEnglish Commentary team for 5 years. He undertook word-by-word checking of EasyEnglish translations for linguistic and theological accuracy, and made amendments as necessary to uphold standards. That work included the writing and co-authorship of a number of commentaries; and the checking and publication of commentaries, which, together, amount to about half the verses in the Bible.

His commentaries include Mark’s Gospel (level A), Proverbs and Job (level B) and two commentaries with different approaches to Song of Songs (both from a translation produced by another EasyEnglish writer). He also co-wrote commentaries on Genesis and Romans.

Since 2010, Keith’s main work has been the development of detailed verse-by-verse teaching on complete books of the Bible which are published online at www.usefulbible.com.

Two of these commentaries have been published:

  • Useful Bible Studies on Ecclesiastes (ISBN 979-8649317580)
  • Useful Bible Studies on Colossians (ISBN 978-1700271334)
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