Chapter 3 – Versions Of The Bible

OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Write the Key Verse from memory.
  • Name the three languages in which the Bible was written.
  • Define the word “version.”
  • Explain the difference between a translation and a paraphrase version of the Bible.

INTRODUCTION

This chapter identifies the original languages in which the Bible was written and explains how the Scriptures have been translated into other languages. You will learn the difference between a translation and a paraphrase version of the Bible. Examples from various versions of the Bible are provided.

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.