King James I - Preface

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

0 Question or Comment?
click to read or comment
2 Questions 2 Ponder
click to read and respond
0 It's Awesome!
vote for your favorite

Author: Carole D. Bos, J.D. 5190stories and lessons created

Original Release: Jun 01, 2002

Updated Last Revision: Jun 25, 2019

To cite this story (For MLA citation guidance see easybib or OWL ):

"King James I" AwesomeStories.com. Jun 01, 2002. Jan 19, 2020.
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Show tooltips