04: Which Version of the Bible is Best?
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A frequently asked question by many believers revolves around the desire of knowing which English Bible version they ought to read to best understand what God is saying to us. There are many different contemporary English translations, each with its own flavor and philosophy. In this episode Kenny unpacks:
1) The different philosophies of modern Bible translations
2) Which versions are the most trustworthy
Kenny’s two favorite and most trusted Bible translations are:
– English Standard Version (ESV)
– New Living Translation (NLT)
This episode is a follow-up to our previous episode “Why Are There so Many Bible Translations?” wherein Kenny gives us some good insights into the incredibly difficult task of Bible translation.
Kenneth E. Ortiz (M.Div.) is a professor and recruiter at Bethlehem College and a pastor at Cities Church in St. Paul, MN. He has 15+ years of vocational ministry experience. He’s also a podcaster, author, and Ph.D. student. Kenneth lives in Bloomington, MN with his wife Malaina, they have one daughter.