07 December 2018
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A sensible modern translation would be On Tuesday a wedding took place... One example is arranging for Jesus to be born in Bethlehem because of the Roman census there was a prediction that the messiah would be born in Bethlehem. Catherine of the Greek Orthodox Church at Mount Sinai in 1844 and is now in the British Museum. Since the time of Henry VIII, when the Church of England split withthe Catholic Church, the Geneva Bible and the Bishop's Bible werebeing used.
A Letter From Justin Mr. He is truthful, and not deceptive. Many passages mean something different to what we think they mean today.
Catholic Bible Version - Zondervan also publishes a wonderful NRSV-CE.
The King James Version is not accepted by the Catholic Church. Primarily because it is translated to fit Anglican theology. There is no Catholic edition of the NIV either. Not to mention these misses Deuterocanonical Books. Regarding NRSV make sure it is a Catholic edition. The correct bible that a Catholic is supposed to use is the Latin Vulgate Bible. That is the official bible of the Catholic Church. That is the one which is used in papal masses. It would be better if you can get hold of that version. Not specific to US. The list was an example of how a bishop conference approves Bible translations. It explicitly specifies that it is a list of bible translations approved AFTER '83. This list is directly taken from USCCB's website. I did NOT prepare this list. I would love to know what other other inaccuracies you find in this answer. The one links to some guy on the internet who just flat out makes the same claim no discussion, examples, or evidence. In the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham, the only approved translation is the Revised Standard Version and its use is mandated in both the Ordinariate Use and the Novus Ordo celebrated by the Ordinariate although in the latter, the Grail Psalter must be used. According to : The correct bible that a Catholic is supposed to use is the Latin Vulgate Bible. That is the official bible of the Catholic Church. That is the one which is used in papal masses. Actually, we have not used Latin Lectionaries that's the book of Scripture we use in Liturgy in any widespread sense since the early 60's when it was switched to vernacular. Of course the Papal masses are different because they are done at the Vatican, but that is rare unless you attend Traditional Latin Mass, which is perfectly fine but very uncommon relative to Masses in the Vernacular. In the US, our Lectionary is based off a heavily modified version of the New American Bible the normal NAB, and even the NABRE, do not have Vatican approval without revisions, owing to inclusive language and other factors. For study, most Catholics use either the RSV-CE or RSV-2CE, as they are more readable than the Douay Rheims but also very accurate from the original languages. For those who can read Latin, they do sell parallel Bibles with the Douay Rheims and either the Clementine Vulgate or the New Vulgate. But those are rarely used by the Laity. The site has a good article on. The article gives good general information about literal vs dynamic, and discusses a number of specific translations. While suggesting each person should choose according to their judgment, they do warn about versions that may be biased and suggest an appropriate choice. We recommend staying away from translations with unconventional renderings, such as the TEV, and suggest using the Revised Standard Version- Catholic Edition. This is a Church-approved version of the RSV that has a few, minor changes in the New Testament. It has been reissued by Ignatius Press under the title The Ignatius Bible available from Catholic Answers in both hardcover and paperback formats Most Catholics will probably want to have at least one Bible which contains the Deuterocanonical books and has official approval for use in the Church. There is anecdotal evidence that Bibles like the ones in the picture on , apparently a King James version KJV printed for the Gideons, are strongly disliked by some Catholic teachers. While some mostly Protestants think the KJV is a very good or even the only reliable version and others have a low opinion of it, these opinions are mostly a matter of individual taste. Back in the early 1600's there were three relatively new translations, the Douay-Rheims, the Geneva, and the King James. The Geneva was either loved or hated because it had extensive notes which discussed doctrinal issues. The King James gradually became the Bible of choice for most Protestants, and at that time only the Douay-Rheims was recommended for Catholic use.
Going back to Dr Robbins: After Tyndale, several other famous Bibles were produced in the 16 th century. David Otis Fuller, began to put his finger on the many shortcomings of the Catholic text used in all modern Bibles, which include the NASB and today's NIV. However, it is not the only version and it is not necessarily the best version. The basis of the text below was a response to a Christian who considered my use of the NIV to be heretical, if not satanic. The Catholic Bible contains a total of 73 books, 46 in the Old Testament Protestant Bibles have 39 and 27 in the New Testament the same as Protestant Bibles. Switch to Private to make your Plan activity private. Many of them are clearly archaic and therefore do not cause much problem except when preachers assign different meanings to the same words! Often it is better to simply link directly to this page! There are interlinears, concordances, dictionaries, and commentaries that are all based on the RSV. Of course the Papal masses are different because they are done at the Vatican, but that is rare unless you attend Traditional Latin Mass, which is perfectly fine but very uncommon relative to Masses in the Vernacular.