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Ward S. Allen, ed., Translating for King James: being a true copy of the only notes made by a translator of King James’s Bible, the Authorized Version, as the Final Committee of Review revised the translation of Romans through Revelation at Stationers’ Hall in London in 1610-11. Allen Lane: Penguin Press, 1970. A reproduction of notes taken by John Bois as he and others discussed the.
King James Version definition is - a revision of the English Bishops' Bible carried out under James I, published in 1611, and widely used by Protestants: authorized version.
The King James Version Bible (KJV) was authorized by King James I and is sometimes referred to as the “Authorized Version”. It was translated by the Church of England and was first published in 1611. The KJV New Testament was translated from the Textus Receptus. However, the majority of the book of Revelation seems to have been translated from the Latin Vulgate.
The King James Bible, published in 1611, was England's authorized version of the Bible translated from the original Hebrew and Greek languages into English at the request of King James I of England. At the time, other English Bibles existed, but King James did not like the most popular translation, the Geneva Bible, because he felt that some of the marginal notes encouraged disobedience to.
The King James Version had to compete with the Geneva Bible in popular use but in the end the power of the Jacobean Anglican state prevailed and for more than 250 years no other authorised translation of the Bible was made. The King James Version became, politically-speaking, the 'Authorised Version' of the English-speaking peoples.
The King James Only movement asserts that the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible is superior to all other English translations of the Bible.Adherents of the King James Only movement, largely members of evangelical, conservative holiness movement, traditional High Church Anglican, and Baptist churches, believe that the KJV is the greatest English translation ever produced, needing no further.
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