Language Lessons

“If the Bible has been translated, why do you need to learn Greek and Hebrew?” That’s a question I got posed quite a bit when I was preparing for seminary. After seminary I was posed a different question by some of my fellow pastors, “I’m a pastor, not a language scholar, why do I need…

Wonderfully Eye Opening Post

I came across this post at the Better Bibles Blog this morning.  It’s a wonderfully well-done example of the issues which come up as a translator moves from one language to another – in this case Koine Greek to Modern English.  It caught my interest because I mentioned the phrase, “No one knows the day…