Christian Post – King James Bible Turns 400 Years Old on Monday

King James Bible Turns 400 Years Old on Monday Mon, May. 02, 2011 Posted: 08:42 AM EDT (CLICK HERE TO VIEW ORIGINAL ARTICLE) The King James Version of the Bible officially turns 400 years old on Monday after months of celebration worldwide leading up to the day. Everyone from Prince Charles of England, who read [...]

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Christian Today on the 400th Anniversary

King James Bible turns 400 The King James Version of the Bible officially turns 400 years old oday after months of celebration worldwide leading up to the day. by Jennifer Riley, Christian PostPosted: Monday, May 2, 2011, 18:17 (BST)   Everyone from Prince Charles, who read a passage from the KJV for the “YouTube Bible”, [...]

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National Geographic on the KJV

The Bible of King James First printed 400 years ago, it molded the English language, buttressed the “powers that be”—one of its famous phrases—and yet enshrined a gospel of individual freedom. No other book has given more to the English-speaking world. By Adam Nicolson Photograph by Jim Richardson Rome Wager stands in front of the rodeo [...]

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Celebrating the King James Bible at 400

One of the greatest literary creations in the English language – still inspiring composers four centuries on This year marks the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Bible, a work that took 47 scholars seven years to translate from the Greek (for the New Testament) and from the Hebrew (for the Old). [...]

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The King James Bible and the day Osama bin Laden died

By: Dr. Donald Brake originally published at The Washington Times Online VANCOUVER, Wa, May 12, 2011—The hotel room vibrated with the buzz of the 5:00 AM alarm, ending my restless night. Recovering from the long evening watching the extended coverage of bin Laden’s demise, I anxiously awaited the beginning of this day’s busy schedule. The events [...]

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Concurrent Resolution (House & Senate) Recognizing the 400th Anniversary of the KJV

The following resolution has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representative on April 12, 2011 – Click here to see the official Library of  Congress page. H.CON.RES.38 — Recognizing the 400th anniversary of the publication of the King James Version of the Bible. (Introduced in House – IH) HCON 38 IH 112th CONGRESS 1st [...]

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The King James Bible: 400-year-old bestseller

Thursday, February 3, 2011 - World’s Best-Selling Book by Donald L. Brake, Sr. (Click here to see complete article at the Washington Times website) VANCOUVER, Wash., February 3, 2011 — Four-hundred years ago in a small London neighborhood residents burrowed deep in their beds enjoying the luxury of the last hour before dawn, unaware of the furious activity [...]

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A milestone anniversary for the KJV – Radio Interview

Russ Jones – OneNewsNow – 1/28/2011 4:30:00 AM (click here to listen to interview, player is in upper right corner of page) The year 2011 marks the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible. Since its publication, it has remained the all-time bestselling book in the English language. By an order of King James in [...]

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Charlton Heston on the King James Bible

Actor Charlton Heston described the beauty of the King James Bible in his autobiography: “. . .the King James translation has been described as ‘the monument of English prose’ as well as ‘the only great work of art ever created by a committee’.  Both statements are true.  Fifty-four scholars worked seven years to produce the [...]

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Ronald Reagan’s thoughts on the King James Bible

President Ronald Reagan described his feelings about the beauty of the King James Bible: “What would you say if someone decided Shakespeare’s plays, Charles Dickens’s novels, or the music of Beethoven could be rewritten and improved?. . .  Writing in the journal The Alternative, Richard Hanser, author of The Law and the Prophets and Jesus: [...]

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