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Why I Abide by the Authorized Version (KJV) – William Hoste

Why I Abide By The Authorised Version by William Hoste (This article by the British author William Hoste B.A. is of historical interest to any concerned with the “Bible Version issue”) The publication, in 1881, of the Revised Version, marked … Continue reading

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New Testament Textual Criticism: The Case for Byzantine Priority – Maurice A. Robinson

New Testament Textual Criticism: The Case for Byzantine Priority (This article was copied from here.) by Maurice A. Robinson There has been no change in people’s opinions of the Byzantine text. Critics may be kinder to Byzantine readings–but for reasons not … Continue reading

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15 Myths about Bible Translation – Daniel B Wallace

(I am only posting these comments to show the state of Textual Scholars today. Many of these points I do not agree with.) Fifteen Myths about Bible Translation ON 8 OCTOBER 2012 BY DANIEL B. WALLACE IN BIBLE TRANSLATION Perhaps the number … Continue reading

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5 More Myths about Bible Translations & the Transmission of the Text – Daniel B Wallace

(I am only posting these comments to show the state of Textual Scholars today. Many of these points I do not agree with.) Five More Myths about Bible Translations and the Transmission of the Text ON 28 DECEMBER 2012 BY DANIEL … Continue reading

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Eugene Peterson and his translation, The Message

EUGENE PETERSON COMES OUT IN SUPPORT OF HOMOSEXUAL CHRISTIANS (Friday Church News Notes, July 21, 2017, www.wayoflife.org fbns@wayoflife.org, 866-295-4143) In an interview with Religion News Service on July 12, Eugene Peterson, author of The Message, said that he does not … Continue reading

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The Illiad vs the New Testament

The Illiad vs the New Testament (by David Cloud, Way of Life.org, November 10, 2016) The Illiad and Odyssey are two of the most famous writings from ancient history. They were probably written by an ancient Greek named Homer, though … Continue reading

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Crossway Reverses Decision to make ESV Bible Text Permanent

(This article was copied from the  Christianity Today website. To view the original article follow this link, Christianity Today article) Crossway Reverses Decision to Make ESV Bible Text Permanent Amid much public debate, publisher says strategy for a ‘stable’ Bible was a ‘mistake.’ Jeremy … Continue reading

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JN Darby’s Greek NT personal notes

J.N. Darby’s personal 4-volume Greek New Testament, containing copious hand-written notes, has been digitised (all 900 pages worth) and is available to view online at: JN Darby’s Greek NT personal notes

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Which Edition of the Received Text Should We Use?

Which Edition of the Received Text Should We Use? November 17, 2015 by David Cloud, www.WayOfLife.org There are several editions of the Greek Received Text that was the basis for all of the Protestant Bibles until the late 19th century. … Continue reading

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Translators of the KJV (AV) Bible – Lancelot Andrews

LANCELOT ANDREWES Lancelot Andrewes (1568-1626) was Master of Pembrooke Hall, Cambridge, chaplain to Queen Elizabeth, Dean of Westminster Abbey, bishop of Chichester (from 1605) and bishop of Ely (from 1609). A “formidable scholar,” he was the master of 15 languages. … Continue reading

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