Next privilege 1,250 Rep.
Create tag synonyms
Next badge 0/1
~188k people reached
- 0 posts edited
- 0 helpful flags
- 171 votes cast
Which 'modern' English translation of the Bible is considered the 'closest' or most accurate translation?
Trusker...try bible by youversion. It will do offline nasb free. market.android.com/details?id=com.sirma.mobile.bible.android
Are the 'ten virgins' told in Jesus' parable multiple brides or just general wedding party?
I would disagree with your conclusion about how a different word would be used for bridesmaid vs. virgins. Virgins in this context would refer to any unmarried woman of "marrying age" indicating that the others were peers of the bride, perhaps friends, as opposed to family.
What translation philosophies have cause such a wide variation in translation of *tachash* skins?
Approach for this specific word, I'll edit the subject to make that more clear