The translators of the Revised Standard Version (1952; 2nd. ed. 1971) didn’t mince words when comparing their work to the King James Version. The KJV “has grave defects,” they said. Its underlying Greek texts were “marred by mistakes, containing the accumulated errors of fourteen centuries.” The RSV translators, on the other hand, possessed “more ancient…

via The RSV Takes on the KJV — Logos Bible Software Blog

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