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King James Bible 2016

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13:1Let every soul be subject to the governing authorities. Because, there is no authority except from God; the authorities that exist are appointed by God.
13:2Therefore whoever resists the authority resists the ordinance of God, and those who resist will bring damnation on themselves.
13:3Because, rulers are not a terror to good conduct, but to evil. Do you want to be unafraid of the authority? Do what is good, and you will have praise from the same.
13:4Because, he is God's minister to you for good. But if you do that which is evil, be afraid; because he does not bear the sword in vain; because he is God's minister, an avenger to execute wrath on him who does evil.
13:5Therefore you must be subject, not only because of wrath but also for conscience' sake.
13:6Because, for this reason you also pay taxes, because they are God's ministers attending continually to this very thing.
13:7Render therefore to all their due: taxes to whom taxes are due, customs to whom customs, reverence to whom reverence, honor to whom honor.
13:8Owe no one anything except to love one another, because he who loves another has fulfilled the law.
13:9Because these, "You shall not commit adultery," "You shall not murder," "You shall not steal," "You shall not bear false witness," "You shall not covet," and if there is any other commandment, are all summed up in this saying, namely, "You shall love your neighbor as yourself."
13:10Love does no harm to a neighbor; therefore love is the fulfillment of the law.
13:11And this, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep; because now our salvation is nearer than when we first believed.
13:12The night is well advanced, the day is at hand. Therefore let us cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armor of light.
13:13Let us walk honestly, as in the day, not in revelry and drunkenness, not in lewdness and lust, not in strife and envy.
13:14But you, put on the Lord Jesus Christ, and make no provision for the flesh, to fulfill its lusts.
King James Bible 2016

King James Bible 2016

Unlike most other modern versions, this Bible's text is based upon the same Hebrew Masoretic Text, and Greek Textus Receptus, of the King James Version of 1611.

In non Textus Receptus versions, the issue of having the best underlying manuscripts, is often overshadowed by the massive amount of omissions in the text. Because the KJV 2016 is not dealing with issues of omission and addition, the focus has been upon definition, and the KJV translators choices have been used as the benchmark.

One issue not often majored upon in the bible version debate is simply the way Greek words are defined. Many times, the NKJV leans upon the definition choices of modern versions as well as defaulting to Vines and Strong's definitions, which are almost always favorable to the Revised Version. In other words, one may have a correct text to translate from, but use erroneous modern version/modern dictionary definitions which change or distort the meaning of the words. Jay Green was accused of having a good TR bible but with "Alexandrian readings".

The KJV 2016 Edition rejects such erroneous modern definitions and restores the distinctness of historical KJV readings. The NKJV also tended to gravitate toward KJV marginal notes, which are in truth, rejected readings, and also toward Geneva Bible definitions, which the KJV had already cleared up.

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