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Questions regarding different translations of the Bible from the original Hebrew and Greek texts.

Tag Usage

Use this tag for questions about:

  • The history of Bible translation
  • Methodologies of Bible translation
  • Types of Bible translations (e.g. word-for-word, dynamic equivalence, paraphrase)
  • History, politics, or controversies surrounding specific Bible translations
  • Official recognition of or condemnation of Bible translations by Christian groups
  • Features of specific Bible translations
  • Methods of comparison between Bible translations
  • The differences between certain Bible translations
  • The existence or effect of bias in Bible translations

Do not use this tag to ask questions about the following, as they are opinion questions:

  • Recommendations on what Bible to read (off-topic)
  • Requests for authoritative interpretation of the Bible, or any specific passage in the Bible (off-topic)
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