New International Version Bible: A Modern, Accessible Translation

Being interested in literature only leads to one thing – reading more. The more you read, the more books you want to have on your reading bucket list. When you’re passionate about books you want to hear everyone’s opinion, get to know more books, meet and read different authors, and introduce yourself to worldwide literature. … Read more

Does the Masoretic Text Underlying the KJV omit Joshua 21:36-37?

“And out of the tribe of Reuben, Bezer with her suburbs, and Jahazah with her suburbs, Kedemoth with her suburbs, and Mephaath with her suburbs; four cities.” (Joshua 21:36-37, KJV) These words appearing in the KJV do not appear in the text of most standard Hebrew Bibles today. These words are often missing and the … Read more

“Also (και)” in Revelation 1:9?

“I John, who also am your brother, and companion in tribulation, and in the kingdom and patience of Jesus Christ, was in the isle that is called Patmos, for the word of God, and for the testimony of Jesus Christ.” (Revelation 1:9, KJV) The charge is that “also (και)” entered the Textus Receptus due to … Read more

Quotation Marks

Some readers get frustrated after realizing that there are no quotation marks in the KJV.  The NASB, ESV, NIV, NKJV, etc. all have quotation marks indicating spoken parts.  However, there are at least two reasons why the KJV’s lack of quotation marks is helpful for a serious student of the word. 1. Quotation marks are … Read more