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Contains the complete sacred Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments translated into English direct from the original Hebrew, Chaldee and Greek languages with instructions and critical notes by Ferrar Fenton.
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Fenton explained how he came to take up this arduous work: The loss of his help, however, has been partially supplied by the aid of that ripe Hebrew Scholar, the Rev. Fenton made in his translation. Fenton had acquired a great learning and understanding of ancient Sanskrit, Greek, Hebrew and Latin through being a distinguished member of the Royal Asiatic Society. Although Ferrar Fenton’s translation never achieved great popularity and fell into obscurity, it remains in print today, now published by the small Destiny Publishers of Merrimac, Massachusettsfrom whence it is also available to download as a separate PDF file for each book of the Bible.
I just do not derrar this. The goal is for these links to become active when a chapter has been transcribed.
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Fenton wrote ‘we may safely conclude that the patriarchs of such apparently incredible length of life were actually priest-chiefs of tribes, whose souls were believed to have passed from the first organizer of the tribe’.
The Geographical Names I invariably retain in transliterated form; because the attempt of my predecessors in translation from the Septuagint and Vulgate, and their versionists, to render them into their supposed Greek equivalents territorially, has made such wild misplacing of Nations and Towns as to remind one of the dreams of a mapmaker gone mad; whole kingdoms often having been put thousands of miles away from their actual localities and these blunders have been incorporated in all our literature.
I have decided to set up a framework here for transcribing the PDF files into searchable text. Notable as well, is Ferrar Fenton’s restoration of the Psalms into the musical verse form as close to the original as he could get.
Thank you so much for helping the metaphysical Christian community take back the Bible! A small excerpt from the Introduction to his completed Bible, published inwill give us a glimpse into the man’s frame of mind: Fenton spent approximately fifty years working on his translation, with his sole goal ‘to study the Bible absolutely in its original languages, to ascertain what its writers actually said and thought’.
If you are interested in unique versions of the Bible, you owe it to yourself to check this one out. In the Books of Moses now presented I have followed my plan of making a translation direct from the Hebrew into English without any other version before me. Fenton also included a footnote explaining how he restored this passage to its correct meaning.
Ferrar Fenton Translation
That makes the text easy to read for your fellow metaphysical Bible students and also allows Google to make the text searchable.
Send to me via email the cleaned text in the body of the email and I will format the chapters and upload them to the website.
But in so entirely a new plan of Translation and Criticism as I have adopted many errors will no doubt be found, and if my readers will point out to me any parts where errors or omission of words may be discovered, I shall be grateful, and record them in my interleaved copy for a future edition.
Another passage that sticks out like a femton thumb for me in this version is Matthew 6: Fwrrar was extremely careful in editing to maintain the spirit and sense of the original text. The ones you may download here are searchable, which means you can copy and paste the text into a word processor or text editor.
He explains that the old ages in the early chapters in Genesis were actually kingdoms and that meant the dynasties ferear reigning years, ect. He occasionally throws a note at the bottom of the page that shows how honestly and hard was thinking through problem verses. I have a hardcover copy and have always enjoyed Fenton’s fresh take on well tread verses.
Not that I agree with that interpretation but I appreciate the unique effort. English-language translations of the Bible. Upon this fact the reader should consult my Introduction to Bibe. I will send you a text file for the book that you wish to transcribe.
Ferrar Fenton Bible
The Great Teacher has here elaborated the thought and purpose of God concerning His plan of salvation by a Gift, and upon this basis have been formulated and propagated the doctrines of the Christian faith. Retrieved from ” https: Powered by Create your own unique website with customizable templates. The Psalms were, quite literally, songs, complete with instructions for the “choirmaster” as well as descriptions of the appropriate musical instruments to be used. A lengthy note was added for example to the end of Genesis 11 which explains Fenton’s own solution to the problem of the patriarchs great ages.
In fentob Book’s Dedication he further states: