The Bible … perhaps the most
remarkable book in human history, quoted hundreds of times in the Course, is
presented here in the familiar (to most) King
James Version first published in 1611 and the modern English World English Bible which is a new
revision of the venerable American Standard Version of 1901. These two are selected primarily because they
are public domain and because both have excellent reputations for accuracy.
I’ve formatted those two for
optimal “on-screen” reading and searching with Acrobat Reader.
As an historical curiosity,
Tyndale’s Bible, which was the first English translation to appear in print in
1527 is included. You will note that the
Old Testament was not complete when he was burned at the stake for his
“criminal” activity … translating the Bible was illegal in those days., indeed it was a capital crime. Unlike the King James
Bible which has spelling “modernized” the Tyndale Bible has the original