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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