Hmm, make up your own version of reality much?<quoted text>Hi, Skombolis, good to hear from you. I know you came to Christ on these threads. I notice you are using a different Bible "perversion". I wasted many years using those texts. The King James Authorized is the best, especially for memorization. When the the Dead Sea scrolls were discovered, they matched word for word with the King James.(book of Isaiah).
In addition to all of the errors of translation and transcription that entered the texts over the years (including some deliberate changes to the texts) the KJV includes some deliberate mistranslations to make it fit James' own prejudices. The book of Isaiah was written in Hebrew, but everything in the KJV was translated into English from Greek, and even then the Greek text was rather poorly translated.
Or do you really think that the Song of Solomon intended to praise the voice of turtles?
SoS 2:12 The flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land;