The Bible Has Changed



"The Bible has changed down through the ages."


No, it hasnít. God has preserved His Word. In the spring of 1947, the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. These manuscripts were copies of large portions of the Old Testament, a thousand years older than any other existing copies. Study of the scrolls has revealed that the Bible hasnít changed in content down through the ages as many skeptics had surmised. 

Anyone can now obtain access to computer programs that give the original Hebrew and Greek words, and the only "changes" have been made for clarity. For example, the old English translation of 2 Corinthians 12:8 is "For this thing I besought the Lord thrice ...," while a contemporary translation is "Concerning this thing I pleaded with the Lord three times..."

Print off a Power Point Presentation on Where we got the Bible....

~ English Bible History 101  

(make sure you print off notes pages)  

By Doug Van Der Weide

 | Over 100 Slides of English Bible History | 

See What Price Was Paid for us to Have God's Word in our Hands |

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Good Messengers Ministries of Northwest Indiana ( seeks to provide Biblically based answers to the many questions that we receive from honest seekers of truth. We provide Bible verses that relate to all questions. Those that are not directly addressed in the Bible, are answered according to the principles in the Word of God that relate to that subject. Many of the Question & Answers comes from the Evidence Bible (  The real teacher is the Holy Spirit so we trust Him to help you understand His Word as we point you to the Bible for the answers to your questions. If your question is not listed or you need a more detailed answer, please contact us.