Corrupting the Sacred, Part 1

Reasonable translations aside, there are a few that are without a doubt absolutely corrupt and should not be trusted! In many cases these versions are spawned by particular denominations, cults, and societies based around naturalistic interpretations of the Scriptures. While some are well known, others are less than obvious, and new corruptions come – it seems – with each passing year.

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Oh, How Things Have Changed!

As last week’s post demonstrated, even with just that small sampling, much has been changed in the modern Bibles, and the wording of what remains is oftentimes less clear or misleading. What’s more is that not only are wording changes prevalent, but also whole phrases, verses, and entire passages are removed from many of the modern Bibles…

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The Modern Word of God?

While the King James Bible has historically stood as “The Bible” to countless people over the years (so much so that God is often heard speaking with an Old English lilt in imaginative renditions), there have been others who did not look favorably upon that great work. For these people, the only possible solution was to dethrone the King James version, elevating to its place a successor…

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One to Unite the Divided…

Eventually, a certain tolerance returned to England, and so too the printing and distribution of the Geneva Bible as well. Due to its controversial marginal notes, known for condemning the establishment of the day, many of the Anglican leaders desired a new Bible, not only to emulate the accuracy and success of the Geneva Bible, but also to replace the aging Great Bibles of decades past…

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