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Translation Trouble – Mar 6.11            

AV “And whosoever shall…you, nor hear you, when ye depart thence, shake off the dust under your feet for a testimony against them. Verily I say unto you, It shall be more tolerable for Sodom and Gomorrha in the day of judgment, than for that city”

ASV – And whatsoever place shall…you and they hear you not, as ye go forth thence, shake off the dust that is under your feet for a testimony unto them.__________   

All must admit the AV translators where

hundreds of years closer to NT times. 

Many were true scholars having been

acquainted with one or more Biblical

languages from their youth not just as

college students (as many moderns). 

They saw no need to OMIT

this TELLING line.

 

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