King James Bible

'A little lower than the angels'?

The eighth psalm is an eloquent meditation on human dignity in the eyes of God, and the translators of the King James Bible rendered it elegantly. Even they, however,... Read more »

May 8, 2014


Enough already: Mormons are Bible-loving Christians

A recent study commissioned and released by the American Bible Society groups Mormons in the same category as agnostics when studying the results. Nothing could be... Read more »

April 25, 2014


Which bible do Americans read most?

New research suggests the King James Version is the most read version of the bible among Americans, despite the rising numbers for other versions of the bible. Read more »

March 14, 2014


Gettysburg Address laced with religious language and meaning

Nearly all the books and papers examining the Gettysburg Address either gloss over or completely miss the religious language and meaning of one of the most famous and... Read more »

Nov. 19, 2013


The best job in all of Mormondom

I have the best job in all of Mormondom. When people ask me what I do for a living, I generally respond, "I get paid to read interesting stuff." In my book, that's... Read more »

Nov. 4, 2013

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The Bible is literature, but also much more than that

Studying scripture as literature is legitimate, proper and useful. But if doing so assumes that scripture is nothing more than literature, a human artifact, it misses... Read more »

July 29, 2013


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