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Wycliffe New Testament

Discussion in '2000-02 Archive' started by Bible-boy, Nov 22, 2002.

  1. Bible-boy

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    What? No one has anything to say about the Wycliffe New Testament?
     
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    I think you should send me one. How's that? [​IMG] what type of comments are you looking for?
     
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    That did not seem to be "the" Wycliffe version with which I am familiar. It looked updated and modernized (aka KJV revisions of the AV1611 - they are somewhat similar but not in any stretch the same).

    What's your thinking?
     
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    I don't know. I'm not at all experienced with the Wycliffe New Testament. I did look up several passages via the link that I posted above and enjoyed reading the text. However, I did think that it was very NKJV "feeling."
     
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    Isn't the Wycliffe translation based upon the Latin Vulgate (which is all Wyclife had available to him at the time)?

    Isn't the Vulgate considered a poor translation based upon inferior greek texts?

    Thanks for any info on this..

    -kman
     
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