When was the King James Bible made?

Answer In 1604, James I of England gathered a committee of 50 scholars to revise earlier English translations of the Bible. The committee's new version first appeared in 1611 and is known as the King Jame... Read More »

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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 »

When was the king james bible published?

The first King James Bible was published in 1611. James I of England did not do the translation to English from Hebrew and Greek himself but he did authorize and finance the project. The King James... Read More »

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 »

Who wrote the king james bible?

In January 1604, at the Hampton Court Conference, King James I of England authorized an English translation of the Bible from Hebrew and Greek texts. Fifty-four of the best linguists and biblical s... Read More »