What is the story of the King James Bible?

Answer According to the Bible Researcher website, the story of the King James Bible begins with the problems faced by King James I of Britain when he came to the throne. He found a divided country due ... Read More »

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What is the difference between the 1599 Geneva Bible& the King James Bible?

The first translation of the Bible from the original texts into English was printed by the Protestant Reformists in Geneva. King James issued a new English version of the Bible to be translated aft... Read More »

When was the King James Bible written?

The King James Bible was first printed in 1611. According to Bible Gateway, King James I of England first authorized the new Biblical translation in 1604, and the work was finished in 1611. The con... Read More »

Who translated the King James Bible?

Forty-seven men, including John Bois and Samuel Ward, were commissioned by King James of Britain to complete a new translation. The men, from Westminster, Cambridge and Oxford, began work in 1604 a... Read More »

How many words are in the King James Bible?

There are 788,258 words in the 1769 version of the King James Bible. This word count does not include superscriptions and the Hebrew alphabet contained in parts of the Book of Psalms.Source:King Ja... Read More »