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Bible Gateway Unveils “Perspectives in Translation” Blog

Bible Gateway is one of the top destinations for different translations of the Bible. It has also announced that the widely-anticipated updated NIV translation (the so-called “2011” edition) will first be available on its website. So its new Perspectives in Translation blog, a joint project with The Gospel Coalition, is sure to receive attention.

The first posts just went live: a Welcome note, a question about “What Makes a Translation Accurate?,” and three answers (here, here, and here).

I’ll have more to say about the content soon. For now, take a look.


October 29, 2010 - Posted by | announcements, translation practice, translation theory | , , , , , ,


  1. […] intention for this post. As Bible translators and translation fans convene and bibliobloggers take note, there will be intentions. The intention of the “international” “version” […]

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  2. I sure do like the first line of the article!!

    “Its ability to preserve the way that later biblical authors evoke earlier Scripture.”

    Comment by WoundedEgo | October 29, 2010

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