Changes to the Text: Opposites Attract

Do modern translations of the Bible change verses so dramatically that they end up with a meaning that is in direct opposition to the King James Version?

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Changes to the Text: Isaiah’s Morning Star

In part four of my look into the Bible translation debate, I examine a couple of places where modern translations have changed the word(s) of a verse or passage. Do they change the meaning or are they offering some much-needed clarity? We’ll begin by looking at a troubling verse in Isaiah.

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A Look At The Conflict Between Bible Translations: The Process of Translation

In the second of my multi-part look into the modern Bible translation war, I’ll take a deeper dive into the process of translation itself. I’ll also introduce the three major forms of translation.

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A Look At the Conflict Between Bible Translations: History and Purpose

This is the start of a new series that will look into the debate of the various translations of the Bible that have been formulated over the centuries. Where did we get our English translations and is there really only one right translation or can we trust all of our major translations?

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Top Five Apologetics Books

With so many books, videos, and other online materials begging to be discovered and read, where is the best place to begin studying apologetics? These five books are among my personal favourites and, in my opinion, present a solid starting point for those looking to get into the ministry.

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Philippians 4:13 and the Prospect of Failure

One of the most beloved Scriptures in the Bible is Philippians 4:13 wherein Paul encourages His readers that all things are possible through Christ who strengthens him. But are we reading the verse the way Paul intended it to be read?

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Does Evolution Undermine Christianity? (Or Is Science Opposed To The Bible?)

Proponents of materialism argue that religion and science do not mix. They claim that evolution refutes the Bible and thus undermines Christianity. Are they correct for thinking so?

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