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In the fullness of His timing

God brought to the British throne (Dan 2.21) the most literary king of all time. This academic-minded man pulled together some of the greatest scholars and commissioned the production a new translation of the Words God long ago promised to preserve (Psa 12.6-7). Part of “fullness” was the freshness the English language – it was still forming. The Authorized Version (AV) was instrumental in shaping this new lingua franca. A less discussed part of “timing” was that the reformation was on these translator’s minds as they worked on this Classic English Bible. Sadly, as the reformation is ignored, the AV a.k.a. KJV, has found more enemies.

Friend, return to the greatest Bible in our tongue.

– eab,  6/5/17

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