Answering a Question I Get All the Time: The Places to Start in Studying New Testament Textual Criticism

I regularly get questions just like this: Mark, I am thankful for your book Authorized, which I recently finished. I currently pastor a church that is KJV-Only and I am personally reviewing that position for…

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Review: Laurence M. Vance’s Archaic Words and the Authorized Version

I’m trying to do what wiser people have recommended; I’m trying to critique only the best and strongest representatives of the various KJV-Only viewpoints available. I recently posted a YouTube review of Laurence M. Vance’s…

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False Friends Video Series

JICYMI, I’m putting up a series of vides on YouTube talking through “False Friends in the KJV.” Here’s a link to the whole playlist. In my estimation, “False Friends” is the unanswerable argument in the…

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When Will the KJV Be Sufficiently Unintelligible to the “Plow Boy” That Change Will Become Necessary?

The following was written as an appendix to the audio version of Authorized: The Use and Misuse of the King James Bible. But there’s a longer story: I sent Dr. Jeff Riddle a review copy…

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Vlogging through Authorized: The Use and Misuse of the King James Bible

I have now completed a video series working through Authorized: The Use and Misuse of the King James Bible—one video per chapter.

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Can Matthew Henry Help You Understand KJV English? Yes and No.

I recently read a promoter of exclusive use of the King James Version who argued that if anyone has trouble understanding KJV English, they can just go to Matthew Henry’s commentary for all the explanations…

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