Sophie Reads the New Gdansk Edition in the Rickshaw

Original YT playout date: 9 June 2010
Duration: 48:39

Sophie reads the New Gdansk edition in the rickshaw.

The New Gdansk Version or Uwspolczesniona Biblia Gdanska is a reworking in modern Polish of the Biblia Gdanska, broadly seen as the Polish equivalent of the KJV in English.

Even the KJV, which is still easy to understand today and in many cases easy to understand than the versions which paraphrase the word of God into the ephemeral state of language and invariably give it a local flavour instead of the world-wide English and classical flavour of the KJV. The Biblia Gdanska however is hard to understand, is not something which has shaped the Polish language so much nor held it together across the world. So it needed an update.

There are modern versions but they are Codex Sinaiticus texts and n ot Textus Receptus, so we don’t agree with them.

I personally do not trust Codex Sinaiticus and its missing versions.

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About David J. James

56 year old UK origin Chartered Accountant and business consultant who loves languages, literature, history, religion, politics, internet, vlogging and blogging and lively written or spoken discussion, plays backgammon and a few other board games. Walks and listens to Audible for hours a day usually, and avoids use of the car. Conservative Christian, married to an angel with advanced Multiple Sclerosis. We have three kids, two of them autistic, and we live in Warsaw, Poland. On the board of the main British-Polish charity Fundacja Sue Ryder in Poland, and involved in the Vocational Autistic School of "Nie Z Tej Bajki" in Warsaw. Member of Gideons International. Serves on two committees of the Chamber of Auditors in Poland, and on several Boards and Supervisory Boards. Has own consultancy called delivering business governance and audit/valuation solutions as well as mentoring. Author of the GoldList Method for systematic optimal use of the long-term memory in learning.

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