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Merril Unger on the Authorized Version

Merril F. Unger The Authorized Version “The excellence of the work done is attested by the simple fact that this version [AV] has held the heart of the English-speaking world for nearly three centuries, and that no subsequent version has … Continue reading

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Brief history of Standardization

The Westminster Divines unquestionably believed THE RECEIVED TEXT as noted by the citations in their Confession of Faith. They believed the ENGLISH SCRIPTURES to be the word of God for English speakers. God has spoken to man in divers manners … Continue reading

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Sir Frederic Kenyon – passage not preserved

“In some passages it seems certain that the true reading has not been preserved by any ancient authority, and we are driven to conjecture in order to supply it. But such passage are an infinitesimal portion of the whole and … Continue reading

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John R. Rice

“Any rejection of the Bible is a rejection of Jesus Christ.” pg 35 “The critic of the Bible is the critic of Jesus Christ.” pg 38 “One cannot be saved without believing the Bible.” pg 37 “There is no way … Continue reading

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Spirit of our times.

“More to the point, though, is that today’s students have grown up in a society that increasingly eschews moral complexity. They’ve never known a time when you can’t choose your own media, your own history, your own truth [your own … Continue reading

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Principle for recognizing the Scriptures

Mt 22:29 Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God. It appears that the Scriptures are indeed “knowable”, that is to say available, readable and understandable – one can know … Continue reading

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Scripture – Translations & Copies

Dear Reader, As we noted earlier Scripture, the very word of God in written form, has a purpose: To make thee wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus 2Tm 3:15 Profitable for doctrine, reproof, correction, instruction in … Continue reading

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