6 Controversial Bible Passages the Skeptics Love to Hate—Explained
. . . by their failure to understand the vagaries of translation.
I noticed this problem when I studied theology. Careful reading and interpretation of translated passages of the Bible, and other old books, can result in a completely different meaning than the one offered. This article shows a few examples. It is always best to be wary of translations which seem shockingly out of step. It may be little more than a poor translation.