Well , it may not have been known as the KJO deal in his time , but the movement started in the late 60's shortly after he left the pastorate .He favored the KJV , but he was not KJV only . He freely quoted other renderings of particular passages if he thought they were more accurate in other versions . The following is from Knowing The Times ( pages 40,41 ). Some people seem to be conservative evangelicals simply because they will not examine anything other than the contentions of their own school of thought . The type of person who says that , he believes the whole Bible in the authorized Version ' from cover to cover, including all the commas as well ' , is almost certainly one who is unaware of the problems of a translator and is probably equally oblivious of the nature of the writing in the earliest manuscripts and their lack of punctuation marks . Such a man is often one who fears to look into such matters lest he should be confronted by tests of his faith .