Just how did we get our KJV Bible? In fact, many of us know very little about how we got the text of our Bible. What we know as the Old and New Testaments translated into English is the result of the detailed research and painstaking work that goes into making a Bible translation.
What is the Epistle Dedicatory to the King James Bible?
In the case of the KJV, the dedicatory is understandably written to “the most high and mighty” King James I, the regent who commissioned its publication. At a modest 1,000 words, it is straightforward and clear, heaping considerable praise upon King James as “King and Sovereign” of Great Britain.
From more modern design to a new logo and typeface, we’ve tried to bring the site into the 2020’s while honoring the long history of the King James Version. We’ve also added pages to help you read and learn with the KJV.