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Fenton wrote ‘we may safely conclude that the patriarchs of such apparently incredible length of life were actually priest-chiefs of tribes, fwrrar souls were believed to have passed from the first organizer of the tribe’.

The discussion page may contain suggestions. I will send you a text file for the book that you wish to transcribe. The Holy Bible in Modern Englishcommonly known as the Ferrar Fenton Biblewas an early translation of the Bible into English as spoken and written in the 19th and 20th centuries. In the Book’s Dedication he further states: An abridged version was published in under the title The Command of the Ever-Living. His translation of the New Testament is based on the Greek text of Westcott and Hort and was approved by many professors and theologians Fenton’s translation, 9th edition,includes an added page listing these exact authorities.

I have decided to set up a framework here for transcribing the PDF files into searchable text. Upon this fact the reader should consult my Introduction to St. Covenant Publishing Co, and reprinted in The complete Bible was first published inthough fentom were published as separate volumes during the preceding 11 years.

Fenton also included footnotes at the bottom of many pages of his translation which aids the reader on linguistic or historical matters, as well as offering his personal opinion on certain topics.

Ferrar Fenton Bible Translation

As I made my translation from the Hebrew without any English version bibpe before me, I have followed the now general plan of Oriental scholars, and simply transliterated those names, except a few, such as “Moses,” “Joshua,” etc.

This article may need to be rewritten entirely to comply with Wikipedia’s quality standards. The Psalms were, quite literally, fentln, complete with instructions for the “choirmaster” as well as descriptions of the appropriate musical instruments to be used. This was “rendered into the same metre as the original Hebrew, word by word and line by line”. Paul’s Epistles, in their sixth edition.


Let me know if you can help and I’ll email you a sample of what is needed.

Fenton also included a footnote explaining how he restored this passage to its correct meaning. Fenton included an introductory note to explain this ordering which reads:.

JavaScript seem to be disabled in your browser. Ferrar Fenton was a British Israelite and he dedicated his translation to ‘all those nations who have sprung from the race of the British Isles’. Bible translations into English. Finally, I must note as to my spelling of the proper names of localities and men.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Work on the translation was begun in by a London businessman named Ferrar Fenton — Paul’s Epistles having reached a Sixth Edition, the Gospels two large issues, one of 3, and the second of 6, copies, and the Book of Job two editions. View the discussion thread. At least 10 editions of Fenton’s translation were published in his own lifetime.

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You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. The translation is noted for a rearranging of the books of the Bible into what Fenton believed was the correct chronological order.

Fenton spent approximately fifty years working on his translation, with his sole goal ‘to study the Bible absolutely in its original languages, to ascertain what its writers actually said and frrar.

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English-language translations of the Bible. The sale of the preceding portions has been extensive, St. But in so entirely a new plan of Translation and Criticism as I have adopted many errors will no doubt be found, and if my readers will point out to me any parts where errors or omission of ferrat may be discovered, I shall be grateful, and record them in my interleaved copy for a future edition.

Wycliffe Middle English Bible translations. The Geographical Names I invariably retain in transliterated form; because the attempt of my predecessors in translation from the Septuagint and Vulgate, and fenon versionists, to render them into their supposed Greek equivalents territorially, has made such wild misplacing fento Nations and Towns as to remind one of the dreams of a mapmaker gone mad; whole kingdoms often having been put thousands of miles away from their actual localities and these blunders have been incorporated in all our literature.


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You can contribute to achieving this goal by translating a chapter or perhaps an entire book of the Bible. The Almighty has blessed my work so far, and I hope will enable me to accomplish the whole, and enjoy the pleasure of attaining the chief object of my existence,—to make the Books of the Bible as intelligible to my Race in the British Empire, and the great American Commonwealth, in spoken English, as they are to myself in the Oriental tongues, in return for His inspiration, through those Sacred Scriptures, having in early manhood taken me from the Mental Hell of Sceptical Doubt, to the Home of assured Rest in a knowledge of His Eternal Laws, which He revealed first in them, and is again in our days confirming by His fresh Revelation of them through thesciencesofPhysicalResearch.

Fenton had acquired a great learning and understanding of ancient Sanskrit, Greek, Hebrew and Latin through being a distinguished member of the Royal Asiatic Society. Some modern branches of British Israelism lean heavily on the Ferrar Fenton translation in order to support their theories. He also continued to add extra notes to these editions up to From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Views Read Edit View history.

Lawrence, Wolfs Castle, Pembrokeshire, whose critical knowledge of Oriental tongues, and all the Authorities upon Hebrew, has been of vital assistance to me, especially in the Books of Genesis and Deuteronomy. What I need is plain, clean text. The goal is for these links to become active when a chapter has been transcribed.

Charles Fillmore repeatedly referenced the Ferrar Fenton translation of the Bible. The record should therefore precede the Historical Narratives. Today, his translations of Psalms 23, 48, and are still sung in churches, albeit to tunes not the original. Contains the complete sacred Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments translated into English direct from the original Hebrew, Chaldee and Greek languages with instructions and critical notes by Ferrar Fenton.

The ones you may download here are searchable, which means you can copy and paste the text into a word processor or text editor.