Society of Biblical Literature Publish new KJV book

Date Published: Wednesday, 16 December 2009


The Society of Biblical Literature has published a new book of reflections on the history and legacy of the King James Bible.

The book entitled "Translation that Openeth the Window", contains contributions from leading Biblical scholars edited by David G. Burke.

By looking at the historical context in which the translation was born, exploring its beauty and complexity, and evaluating its lasting impact on church and society throughout the English-speaking world, this volume provides a comprehensive introduction to the King James Bible and its influence throughout the centuries.

It can be purchased online here.

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