The Apocrypha

It’s only in recent years that I have given much attention to books/works that lie outside the Protestant canon. As a Baptist, I was never really exposed to these books and when they were mentioned, it was probably in the context of a conversation or statement about “the Catholic bible,” you know, the one with… More The Apocrypha

Just Arrived: CEB

Thanks to the kindness of Peggy Shearon I have a copy of the Common English Bible (Old and New Testaments) to peruse. I have an NT, so naturally I am glad to have the OT to read as well. I’ll post my thoughts in due course. Αυτω η δοξα

The Human One

The CEB has made a rather unforeseen (at least by me) splash in the sea of translations since its recent inception and publication. The CEB is, from what reading I have done, a very accurate and readable translation. While some have expressed dismay with some of the translators’ decisions (I’ve seen a thing or two… More The Human One