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Bible Translations: Old & New

Grazing through the Bible

From the February 4, 2013 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


The King James Version of the Bible with its beautiful prose and poetry is much loved by many readers, including me. I’ve found that new translations, written since the finding and deciphering of the Dead Sea Scrolls, and scholars’ alternative translations from ancient Semitic languages and Hebrew and Greek texts, can also be enlightening.

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