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1621 portrait by Daniel Mytens of King James I.  Image online courtesy Wikimedia Commons.


Sincere folks debate whether the King James Version (simply called the Holy Bible until the 20th century) is the only accurate English translation of The Bible.

But what do we know of the man who authorized the translation?

Who was King James

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Author: Carole D. Bos, J.D. 5155stories and lessons created

Original Release: Jun 01, 2002

Updated Last Revision: Nov 09, 2016

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