Common English Bible makes critical change to Christ the King, “Son of Man” title

The new Bible translation, the “Common English Bible,” published by a variety of mainline Protestant denominations, is said to rival the New Revised Standard Version in accuracy and usage. ¬†As readers get deeper into the translation, however, some find a few nuances puzzling or regrettable. One such nuance is the CEB’s translation of the traditionalContinue reading “Common English Bible makes critical change to Christ the King, “Son of Man” title”

The year of the Bible [translations]

As the 400th birthday of the King James Version comes and goes this year, several new Bibles are hitting stores to offer “fresh” translations to a timeless word. ¬†Whether these newbies will find a captive audience and dominate the Bible market as did the KJV is yet to be determined. Regular readers of my columnContinue reading “The year of the Bible [translations]”