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ANY Modern versions Done BY Scholars NOT commited to Inerrancy?

Discussion in 'Bible Versions & Translations' started by JesusFan, Nov 3, 2011.

  1. JesusFan

    JesusFan New Member

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    Any translations done by those NOT accepting that the originals were inspired/inerrant?
     
  2. preachinjesus

    preachinjesus Well-Known Member
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    Plenty. But depends on what you mean by inerrancy.

    Having interacted with and read many of your posts on the matter your definition of inerrancy and mine (which is the Chicago Statement's view) aren't the same.

    Most major translations in English have at least several translators who would not affirm inerrancy. Does it makes the translation weaker? Nope.
     
  3. JesusFan

    JesusFan New Member

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    Wouldn't both of us affirm that the originals were without errors in them, and that in all they wrote about was factual accurate and true?
     
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    preachinjesus Well-Known Member
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    Well we would.

    So I guess we get back to the big question, if a scholar working on a translation doesn't, does that make the translation ineffective or illigetimate?

    My reply: Absolutely not.
     
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    New Revised Standard Version; Revised Standard Version; New English Bible; Revised English Bible; Jerusalem, New Jerusalem; New American Bible(RC)
     
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