fredag 19. desember 2008

Du skal drive hor (KJV 1631 Bible)

To interessante artikkler om varianter i KJV bibelen. Denne blunderen fra 1631 var ny for meg:
In the KJV 1631 Version: Exodus 20:14 reads "Thou shalt commit adultery" This brought the nickname for this KJV as "The wicked bible".
Changes to the KJV since 1611:An Illustration (Daniel B. Wallace)
...Some of the changes in the KJV through the centuries have been fairly significant. The most famous blunder in the history of the King James Bible to come off the printing press was the 1631 edition. Robert Barker, the printer to the throne, inadvertently left out "not" in the seventh commandment! It was dubbed "the Wicked Bible" and Barker was fined 300 pounds for the error.4 ...