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  •  the whole King James Version (0+ / 0-)

    was a translation deliberately slanted toward obedience to authority because James I wanted it that way

    "Politics is like driving. To go backward put it in R. To go forward put it in D."
    Real journalists know that lies do not bring "balance" to truth! (h/t elwior)

    by TrueBlueMajority on Tue Apr 10, 2012 at 10:29:36 PM PDT

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    •  The Pilgrims rejected KJV because it (1+ / 0-)
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      was the Church of England's Bible. Their preferred translation was the Geneva Bible.

      "Mistress of the Topaz" is now available in paperback! Link here: http://www.double-dragon-ebooks.com/single.php?ISBN=1-55404-900-8

      by Kimball Cross on Thu Apr 12, 2012 at 04:14:12 PM PDT

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      •  of course! James I was jailing and killing them (0+ / 0-)

        so they sure didn't want his bible!

        "Politics is like driving. To go backward put it in R. To go forward put it in D."
        Real journalists know that lies do not bring "balance" to truth! (h/t elwior)

        by TrueBlueMajority on Thu Apr 12, 2012 at 04:57:23 PM PDT

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