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The Bible is described as “translated into English direct from the original Hebrew, Chaldee, and Greek languages. The Holy Bible in Modern English. This article may need to be rewritten fwrrar to comply with Wikipedia’s quality standards. Entered at Stationers’ Hall.
fneton Create account or Sign in. The New Testament in Modern English. I am now old; but in my youth I pledged a resolve to God to use my talents and acquirements to establish the authenticity of the Sacred Scriptures as a Revelation from Him to Man, by making them intelligible, through the use of Modern English, to my Countrymen in all parts of the earth; and although I have been engaged in active commercial affairs for over forty years, I never ceased my studies to that end, and the progressive execution of it, fedrar spite of conducting a business that extended to all parts of the world.
A lengthy note was added for example to the end of Genesis 11 which explains Fenton’s own solution to the problem of the patriarchs great ages. The ones you may download here are searchable, which means you can copy and paste the text into a word processor or text editor. Mark Fentton – Matthew.
Fenton also included a footnote explaining how he restored this passage to its correct meaning. I will send you a text file for the book that you wish to transcribe.
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The Almighty has blessed my work so far, and I hope will enable me to accomplish the whole, and enjoy the pleasure of attaining the chief object of my existence,—to make the Books of the Bible as intelligible to my Race in the British Empire, and the great American Commonwealth, in spoken English, as they are to myself in the Oriental tongues, in return for His inspiration, through those Sacred Scriptures, having in early manhood taken me from the Mental Hell of Sceptical Doubt, to the Home of assured Rest in a knowledge of His Eternal Laws, which He revealed first in them, and is again in our days confirming by His fresh Revelation of them through thesciencesofPhysicalResearch.
Google books has a facsimile of the edition here. Fenton also included footnotes at the bottom of many pages of his translation which aids the reader on linguistic or historical matters, as well as offering his personal opinion on certain topics.
Click here to toggle editing of individual sections of the page if possible. Leatherette fentn of print! In the Book’s Dedication he further states: Work on the translation was begun in by a London businessman named Ferrar Fenton — Click here to edit contents of this page.
Something does not work as expected? Title page to the King James Version. In the Old Testamentthis order follows that of the Hebrew Bible. This edition of the Bible is of inestimable value to the sincere student engaged in Scriptural research who desires to come into deeper understanding of the great truths of Holy Writ. In the Books of Moses now presented I have followed my plan of making a translation direct from the Hebrew into English without any other version before me.
Ferrar Fenton Translation
Views Read Edit View history. Fenton wrote ‘we may safely conclude that the patriarchs of such apparently incredible length of life were actually priest-chiefs of tribes, whose souls were believed to have passed from the first organizer of the tribe’.
What I need is plain, clean text. The complete Bible was first published in denton, though parts were published as separate volumes during the preceding 11 years. Append content without editing the whole page source.
Ferrar Fenton – Internet Bible Catalog
Retrieved from ” https: This particular edition appears to be the four separate portions of the Old Testament Herbert,and bound together in one volume with the New Testament.
Finally, I must note as to my spelling of the proper names of localities and men.
His translation of the New Testament is based on the Greek text of Westcott and Hort and was approved by many professors and theologians Fenton’s translation, 9th edition,includes an added page listing these exact authorities. Ferear NT—section dates