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Translations of the Bible


Why are there so many Bible translations?

What Bible translation should I use?

What are the different English Bible translations?

What is the most accurate Bible translation?

Who was the King James of the King James Version of the Bible?

Translation Method

What is dynamic equivalence in Bible translation?

Is it okay to use a paraphrase of the Bible?

What is a red letter Bible?

How do translators know what punctuation to use when translating the Bible?

What are the biblical weights and measures in modern terms?

What is the right way to handle capitalizing pronouns that refer to God?

Should gender-inclusive language be used in Bible translations?

What are some of the English words used in the KJV that have changed in meaning since it was translated?

Do biblical references to men, mankind, brothers, etc., include women?

Errant Translations

The Green Bible — What is it?

What is the KJV only movement? Should we only use the King James Version of the Bible?

The Queen James Bible — What is it?

What is the aim of the Skeptics' Annotated Bible website? What is the Skeptics' Annotated Bible?

The Thomas Jefferson Bible — What is it?

What is the Mirror Bible/Mirror Word?


The documentary hypothesis — What is it?

Form criticism — What is it?

Generic criticism — What is it?

Ideological criticism — What is it?

Narrative criticism — What is it?

Redaction criticism and higher criticism — What are they?

Source criticism — What is it?

What is textual criticism?

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