The Book That Changed The World - Lectures

Thursday, 10 November 2011
Time: 18.00 - 21.00
Location: Faculty of Teacher Education (Uciteljski fakultet), Savska 77, Zagreb, Croatia
Organisation: The Anglican Chaplaincy of Zagreb and the Croatian Bible Society
Topic: Bible


Three lectures marking the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible.

Gunpowder, Spittle and Parchment – the curious origins of the greatest English Bible
(Revd. Dr. Richard Major, Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University, specialising in Renaissance Literature, Resident Priest in Ljubljana)

The Book that Changed the World – the influence of the King James Bible on English Language and Literature
Janet Berkovic (M.A. Oxon, English Language and Literature, Churchwarden of the Anglican Chaplaincy of Zagreb)

The King James Bible - a milestone towards modern principles of Bible translation
Dr. Jutta Henner (Austrian Bible Society)

All the lectures will be delivered in English. Entrance is free. All are welcome.

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