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The Word of God in English: Criteria for Excellence in Bible Translation

The Word of God in English: Criteria for Excellence in Bible Translation

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by Leland Ryken
     
 

Ryken describes the translation principles that make for reliable English Bible translation, looks at common translation fallacies, and offers principles for good translation.

Overview

Ryken describes the translation principles that make for reliable English Bible translation, looks at common translation fallacies, and offers principles for good translation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581344646
Publisher:
Crossway
Publication date:
11/12/2002
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
1,244,483
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.88(d)

Meet the Author

Leland Ryken (PhD, University of Oregon) served as professor of English at Wheaton College for nearly 50 years. He has authored or edited over fifty books, including The Word of God in English and A Complete Handbook of Literary Forms in the Bible. He is a frequent speaker at the Evangelical Theological Society's annual meetings and served as literary stylist for the English Standard Version Bible.

C. John Collins (PhD, University of Liverpool) is professor of Old Testament at Covenant Theological Seminary in St Louis, Missouri. With degrees from MIT and Faith Evangelical Lutheran Seminary, he pursues such research interests as Hebrew and Greek grammar, science and faith, and biblical theology. He is the author of The God of Miracles, Did Adam and Eve Really Exist?, and Science and Faith.

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