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I at once threw myself into the stream of the suggestion and registered a vow that I would never again read the Gospels or Christian Documents of our Faith in any language but Greek until I had learned to think in that tongue and it fnton become as familiar to me as the diction of an English newspaper.
Send to me via email the cleaned text in the body of the email and I will format the chapters and upload them to the website. At least 10 editions of Fenton’s translation were published in his own lifetime. Fenton also included footnotes at the bottom of many pages of his translation which aids the reader on linguistic or historical matters, as well as offering his personal opinion on certain topics.
Although Ferrar Fenton’s translation never achieved great popularity feton fell into obscurity, it remains in print today, now published by the small Destiny Publishers of Merrimac, Massachusettsfrom whence it is also available to download as a separate PDF file for each book of the Bible.
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The Great Teacher has here elaborated the thought and purpose of God concerning His plan of salvation by a Gift, and upon this basis have been formulated and propagated the doctrines of the Christian faith.
THE very favourable reception given by fentln most eminent Scholars, Divines, and the general Public, to my translations of St. Place the footnotes at the bottom of the page ferrqr a new line for each note. View the discussion thread.
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In the Books of Moses now presented I have followed my plan of making a translation direct from the Hebrew into English without any other version before me. Farrar Fenton remarks in his Preface to the NT, ninth ed.
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That makes the text easy to read for your fellow metaphysical Bible students and also allows Google to make the text searchable. The Geographical Names I invariably retain in efnton form; because the attempt of my predecessors in translation from the Septuagint and Vulgate, and their versionists, to render them into their supposed Greek equivalents territorially, has made such wild misplacing of Nations and Towns as to remind one of the dreams of a mapmaker gone mad; terrar kingdoms often having been put thousands of miles away from their actual localities and these blunders have been incorporated in all our literature.
Change the name also URL address, possibly the category of fehton page. Notable as well, is Ferrar Fenton’s restoration of the Psalms into the musical verse form as close to the original as he could get. Scripture text in double, poetic text in single column, colometric printed.
He was extremely careful in editing to maintain the spirit and sense of the original text. ChamberlinHerbertTaliaferro CN Charles Fillmore repeatedly referenced the Ferrar Fenton translation of the Bible. This page was last edited on 16 Januaryat fetnon Place a single space between sentences and a single line between paragraphs. The translation is noted for a rearranging of the books of the Bible fwrrar what Fenton believed was the correct chronological order.
I am now old; but in my youth I pledged a resolve to God to use ffrrar talents and acquirements to establish the authenticity of the Sacred Scriptures as a Revelation from Him to Man, by making them intelligible, through the use of Modern English, to my Countrymen in all parts of the earth; and although I have been engaged in active commercial affairs for over forty years, I never ceased my studies to that end, and ferrzr progressive execution of it, in spite of conducting a business that extended to all parts of the world.
Find out what you can do. I do not consequently claim my work to be free from error, the more so as, owing to the severe illness of a very learned friend who had intended to revise it, I have had to make the translation single-handed, and not with the valuable assistance he gave me in my former portions of the Sacred Scriptures.
The New Testament in Modern English. Paul’s Epistles, in their sixth edition. The Holy Bible in Modern Englishcommonly known as the Ferrar Fenton Biblewas an early translation of the Bible into English as spoken and written in the 19th and 20th centuries. I will send you a text file for the book that you wish to ferrar.
Put together from various sources The Photo below shows Ferrar Fenton “at work on his translation” and is presented as such in the edition.
Ferrar Fenton Bible
Unless otherwise stated, the content of this page is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3. As I made my translation from the Hebrew without any English version open before me, I have followed the now general plan of Oriental scholars, and simply transliterated those names, except a few, such as “Moses,” “Joshua,” etc. Mark Hicks – Matthew. Ferrar Fenton’s Bible however is most well known for its translation of Jonah 2: Views Read Edit View history.