What is the King James Version (KJV)?


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King James Version - HistoryIn 1604, King James I of England authorized a new translation of the Bible into English to be started. It was finished in 1611, just 85 years after the first translation...

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My picture Jack Gutknecht ABC/DTS graduate, guitar music ministry Baptist church
The King James Version (KJV), also known as the King James Bible (KJB), sometimes as the English version of 1611, or simply the Authorized Version (AV).  The way you and I can remember the publishing date 1611 is 1 Chronicles 16:11“Seek the LORD and his strength, seek his face continually.”

King James Version (KJV)

I use it as my primary source for memorizing Bible verses. I've done this for years, ever since 1968, when I was saved. The churches I have gone to have mostly all used it to preach from, including the church I go to now. I just love it! I have marked my King James Bibles profusely so at least I know the verses I memorized in the past.  

I love the poetic way it sounds as well!

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