[sword-devel] Malachi 4 - was Bibles in Beta

Peter von Kaehne refdoc at gmx.net
Mon Jun 16 16:03:59 MST 2008

Dm, please compare the list of the various German and French modules -

The lists are identical between all these various modules (when taking
into account that not all modules have all books)

I am 99% sure that this is the result of KJV vs Luther versification,


Peter von Kaehne wrote:
> DM Smith wrote:
>> I find some of the results surprising:
>> The last verse of many chapters is missing.
>> Malachi 4 is missing from many Bibles.
> I just checked out a printed French Bible:
> La  Bible, Ancient et Nouveau Testament traduite de'l hebreu et du gree
> en francais courant (Alliance Biblique Universelle 1983)
> KJV scheme Malachi 4 is expressed as Malachi 3:19-24.
> When this is run through osis2mod it will become all Malachi 3:18.
> This is the result of the current KJV paradigm, not a module fault as
> such and will be improved by moving to flexible versification schemes.
> Without much testing, I would presume a lot of the other missingf verses
> you found will have similar explanations.
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