03: Why Are There so Many Bible Translations?
People often ask, “Why are there so many different translations of the Bible?” The answer simply lies in two facts:
1- Translating ancient languages into contemporary language is a very difficult task.
2- There are several different philosophies of how to translate the Bible.
In this episode, Kenny gives us insights into the difficult task of Bible translation and clearly answers the answer to this question in a way that anyone can understand.
Kenneth E. Ortiz (M.Div.) is a pastor, professor, author, podcaster, Ph.D. student, and entrepreneur. He teaches at Bethlehem College & Seminary and adjunct at Spurgeon College. Kenneth lives in Bloomington, MN with his wife Malaina, they have one daughter.