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Which KJV rendering is better?

Discussion in 'Bible Versions & Translations' started by Logos1560, Feb 6, 2009.

  1. Logos1560

    Logos1560 Active Member

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    Which of these renderings from the KJV is better: the one that puts the apostrophe on "children" or the one that puts it on "Israel" in the phrase "the children of Israel?"

    Exodus 9:4b
    and there shall nothing die of all that is the children's of Israel

    Numbers 31:30a
    And of the children of Israel's half

    Numbers 31:42a
    And of the children of Israel's half

    Numbers 31:47a
    Even of the children of Israel's half
     
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    Logos1560 Active Member

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    Which of these two KJV renderings is better


    Genesis 31:38a
    This twenty years have I been with thee

    Genesis 45:6a
    For these two years hath the famine been in the land
     
  3. Mexdeaf

    Mexdeaf New Member

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    Perhaps we should ask,

    Which one is PERFECT?
     
  4. Keith M

    Keith M New Member

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    I think Logos1560 is merely showing us the inconsistency of some KJV renderings.
     
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    Jerome Well-Known Member

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    They are all fine.
     
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