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The Holy Bible: The King James Version of the Bible.

ByKing James

The Holy Bible: The King James Version of the Bible s an English translation of the Christian Bible by the Church of England begun in 1604 and completed in 1611. First printed by the King's Printer Robert Barker, this was the third official translation into English. The first was the Great Bible commissioned by the Church of England in the reign of King Henry VIII, and the second was the Bishop's Bible of 1568. In January 1604, King James VI of Scotland and I of England convened the Hampton Court Conference where a new English version was conceived in response to the perceived problems of the earlier translations as detected by the Puritans, a faction within the Church of England.

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Publication Date
Jun 9, 2012
Language
English
ISBN
9781105853050
Category
Religion & Spirituality
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
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By (author): King James

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EPUB

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