What are some
criticisms of certain modern Bible translations?
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Some modern bible
translations (e.g. 1960's and beyond) may distort the true meaning of various
passages or even call into question traditional Catholic teachings. They may
have an anti-Marian bias. They may tend to explain away 'tough passages'. The
worst ones even question Jesus' miracles and cast doubt on the Resurrection.
They may have been made in conjunction with non-Catholics. They may contain
inclusive language. They may be 'Catholic' editions of Protestant bibles. They
may be heretical or support
heresy. They may contain footnotes / commentaries / etc. which are infected
by errors. Etc. Etc. Faithful Catholics should steer clear of such translations.
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