Zeal-of-the-Land Busy

I’m still reading God’s Secretaries, and I’ve arrived at a section in which Nicolson details the umpteen rules the KJV translators were supposed to follow. The second is this: 2. The names of the Profyts...

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Lane Dennis, the ESV, and the Internet Age

Once upon a time, I was preaching as a special youth speaker in a church in the South. It was my fourth or fifth time there. The pastor was KJV-Only, and I knew this, so...

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Another KJV Verse That Is Difficult to Understand

“I protest by your rejoicing which I have in Christ Jesus our Lord, I die daily” (1 Cor 15:31). What does that mean? “I protest by your rejoicing which I have in Christ”? What? That...

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Another KJV Verse You Probably Memorized without Understanding It

Keep thy heart with all diligence; For out of it are the issues of life. (Proverbs 4:23) This is a very common memory verse, as well it should be, but how many people know what...

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Another Verse in the KJV You Probably Don’t Understand Either

What profiteth the graven image that the maker thereof hath graven it; the molten image, and a teacher of lies, that the maker of his work trusteth therein, to make dumb idols? (Hab 2:18 KJV)...

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“Be kindly affectioned one to another with brotherly love,” Romans 12:10.

Leon Morris makes an interesting note on φιλόστοργοι (philostorgoi—a combination of φίλος [philos] and στοργή [storge]) in Romans 12:10: KJV has “Be kindly affectioned”, where “kindly” is used in its original sense, “referring to kin.” —The...

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