[sword-devel] New filter for red letter words
Wed, 15 Jan 2003 16:59:22 -0600
I will agree greatly that is a poor translation, and something I greatly
dislike, even though the KJV is currently the translation I use. While I
disagree with translating God's name that way and believe that we would
have been and would be better off if it was included correctly.
I made the distinction because I did not wish to be associated with
people who seem to believe it wrong to have anything other than YHWH and
even that in the Hebrew. :(
I believe that is the position of EliYah who I think is associated with
I am not attempting to speak for EliYah, just my impressions.
I have not looked into the New Jerusalem Bible. In general I am very pro
the open or non-proprietary Bibles. I prefer to use in print what I have
the freedom to use in software. I will give the New Jerusalem a look.
Now I need to get busy installing Sword on my system. I just reinstalled
Debian Linux to my machine.
Patrick Narkinsky wrote:
> Thus spake "Jimmie Houchin"> :
>>Unlike some, I do not think it heinous or sacrilegious to have LORD
>>instead of Yahweh.
> Oh, I don't think it's heinous or sacreligious - I just think its bad
> translation. (For what it's worth, I find that the New Jerusalem has a
> surprising number of things to recommend it. It also gets the translation of
> the Hebrew and Greek words for word/land right by often translating them as
> Patrick Narkinsky - Apprentice Pastor, Hope Community Church
> "I would rather feel contrition than know how to define it."
> - Thomas a Kempis
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