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The Bibles Of England A Plain Account For Plain People Of The Principal Versions Of The Bible In English by Andrew Edgar

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


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Number of Pages414
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Open LibraryOL10522886M
ISBN 100548206813
ISBN 109780548206812

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  The result, in England, was the publication of translations starting with William Tyndale’s Bible and culminating in the so-called “Geneva Bible” .   Even now, more than four centuries after its publication, the King James Bible (a.k.a. the King James Version, or simply the Authorized Version) remains the most famous Bible translation in history—and one of the most printed books : Sarah Pruitt.   The most popular English translation was the Geneva Bible (; first published in England in ), which had been made in Geneva by English Protestants living in exile during Mary’s persecutions. Never authorized by the crown, it was particularly popular among Puritans but not among many more-conservative clergymen. Originally published by the Church of England in , the King James Bible was translated by 47 scholars from Greek Septuagint, Masoretic Hebrew, Latin Vulgate and Textus Receptus. While it is a translation from the original texts the king ordered the translators to ensure that the Bible followed the beliefs of the Anglican church.

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