Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Dr. Benjamin Shaw: Englishing the Bible: English Bible Translation & Its Purposes

MP3 Available Here

Dr. Benjamin Shaw, Assistant Professor of Hebrew & Old Testament at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Greenville, South Carolina, will address the theme: "Englishing the Bible: English Bible Translations and Its Purposes".

The theme of tonight's broadcast is also the title of the message Dr. Shaw is scheduled to address at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary's upcoming Spring Theology Conference, "The Nature & Sufficiency of Scripture" from March 9 to 11, 2010.,
Dr. Shaw has a B.U.S. from the University of New Mexico, an M.Div. from Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, a Th.M. from Princeton Theological Seminary and a Ph.D. Bob Jones University.

In addition to being Professor of Hebrew & Old Testament at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, he was Instructor in Old Testament and Ethics at Wofford College (1989-1990), and Librarian and Director of the Press (1991-93), Dean of Students and Registrar, (1993-1999) and Academic Dean (1999-present) at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

He is the author of Studies in Church Music (GPTS Press, 1993), and a contributor to Did God Create in Six Days? (see here).

1 comment:

Sid said...

Dr. Shaw:
The Living God has been progressively increasing our knowledge for centuries.
Your remarks were correct about "dynamic equivalence"; also "thought for thought" is blasphemy against the Living Word of God.
In 1997, God revealed, "The Seven Spirits of God" to men of earth; and it is all over the web.
"In beginning [plural] Gods (MYHLA) creating (PTCP>) of the heavens and of the earth" - Gen 1.1.
The Jews had five of ten words wrong.
Sid Williams

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