December 2015 Blog Posts (1)

A misplaced comma and a masterpiece

The King James Version of the Bible has had an immense effect on the English language. C.S. Lewis called it “a treasure-house of English prose.” It dispersed many new words and phrases into our vocabulary like “Land of Nod” and “the powers that be.”

This translation has not only influenced our language but also our literature and art. …

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Added by April Thompson on December 9, 2015 at 10:39 — No Comments

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