Translating the Bible

jrforasteros —  May 19, 2017 — Leave a comment

Since Matt just put out a new translation of the book of Ruth, we discuss the issues that go into translating the Bible. What questions do translators have to ask themselves? What’re our favorite translations? PLUS: our hot take on the new Jordan Peele project!

Story Men - May 19, 2017

Translating the Bible

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In this Episode:

2- Jordan Peele

9 – Languages

18 – Favorite Translations

24- History of Bible translations

33 – Formal and Dynamic Equivalence

39 – Ruth

49 – What’s next?

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