The Holy Bible in Modern English [Ferrar Fenton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Books of the Sacred Volume of our Faith, as they. The complete Ferrar Fenton Bible in one PDF. For the Internet’s biggest collection of free Christian patriot books, please visit the Christian. Ferrar Merricmac Fenton, (–) an English businessman, who believed that his commercial experience was a divine Preparation to fit.

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I at once threw myself into the stream of the suggestion and registered a vow that I would never again read the Gospels or Christian Documents of our Faith in any language but Greek until I had learned to think in that tongue and it had become as familiar to me as the diction of an English newspaper.

Ferrar Merricmac Fenton— an English businessman, who believed that his commercial experience was a divine Preparation to fit him to be a competent translator of the Bible, finished his complete version in parts from onwards. Scripture text in double, poetic text in single column, colometric printed. Append content without editing the whole page source.

Ferrar Fenton’s Bible however is most well known for its translation of Jonah 2: Farrar Fenton remarks in his Preface to the NT, ninth ed. These pages were transcribed between December and still ongoing by these volunteers: All 5 vols are separately titled and introduced. Fenton wrote ‘we may safely conclude that the patriarchs of such apparently incredible length of life were actually priest-chiefs of tribes, whose souls were believed to have passed from the first organizer of the tribe’.

Fenton explained how he came to take up this arduous work: Fourth Edition of the Gospels, and Eighth of St. Ffrrar the footnotes at the bottom of the page with a new line for each note.


He believed he was the only man who has ever applied real mental and literal criticism to the Sacred Scriptures and that he had discovered “the Hebrew laws of Syllabic verse”: Fenton had acquired a great learning and understanding of ancient Sanskrit, Greek, Hebrew and Latin through terrar a distinguished member of the Royal Asiatic Society.

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Ferrar Fenton Translation

I do not consequently claim my work to be free from error, the more so as, owing to the severe illness of a very learned friend who had intended to revise it, I have had to make the translation single-handed, and not with the valuable assistance he gave me in my former portions of the Sacred Scriptures.

Transcribing begins by sending me an email. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Thank you so much for helping the metaphysical Christian community take back the Bible! 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.

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.

The Geographical Names I invariably retain in transliterated form; because the attempt of my predecessors in translation from the Septuagint and Vulgate, and their versionists, to render them into their supposed Greek equivalents territorially, has made such wild misplacing of 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.


Footnotes and few cross-references applied where required. Finally, I must note as to my spelling of the proper names of localities and men.

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The Holy Bible in Modern Englishcommonly known as the Ferrar Fenton Biblewas an early translation of the Bible into English fennton spoken and written in the 19th and 20th centuries. Translated direct from the original Greek texts, with the Apostle’s own division of the subject matter restored.

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JT Atkinson – John 1 ,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9, The goal is for these links to become active when a chapter has been transcribed. Upon this fact the reader should consult my Introduction to St.

Copyrighted in England and United States of America. CoverTitle page Comments: Click here to toggle editing of individual sections of the page if possible. Watch headings for an “edit” link when available. Send to me via email the cleaned rerrar in the body of the email and I will format the chapters and upload them to the website. Google books has a facsimile of the edition here. The NT—section dates The Holy Bible in Modern English.