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#1 Lorinda H. M. Hoover

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Posted 22 April 2012 - 02:13 PM

This morning, one of my parishioners mentioned hearing about a new translation. It's called "The Voice" (http://www.hearthevoice.com/) and sounds like an interesting take on the dynamic equivalence approach.

It sounds like it has created a bit of a stir given some of the translation decisions, and thus would be helpful for a pastor to have for that reason alone. (Especially since what the secular news outlets are reporting about it is not completely accurate.)

Any chance it would be coming to Accordance soon?
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#2 Jon Falkenstein

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Posted 31 July 2012 - 08:18 AM

I know this thread was posted several months ago, but I concur... I'd really like to have this module available. I think it would be very helpful in helping my congregation engage with Scripture in a more dynamic way.

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Posted 02 March 2013 - 08:08 PM

I concur.  I love this translation and often read it from the pulpit.  I would love to have the ability to read it side by side with another translation.



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Posted 02 March 2013 - 09:50 PM

Having seen this translation in paper, I concur it would be a great addition to the text library. (a former prof of mine - David Capes, was the lead scholar on the project ...)


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Posted 13 March 2013 - 02:40 PM

I'll throw my vote in as well... 



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Posted 13 March 2013 - 02:44 PM

Count me out.


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Posted 13 March 2013 - 05:07 PM

Count me out.

Me neither.

 

[I have commented elsewhere on the glut of English versions available.]






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