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Bible Translation Facts—User Beware

The apostasy certainly is in the church as false translations are being accepted without question.  Believers need to use a reliable concordance that provides the root meanings of the Greek and Hebrew. Every translation needs to be set beside the original manuscripts to confirm accuracy.  At this website  (I have this set as a shortcut on my desktop), you can research any Bible word and find the original word meanings using a King James Version Bible. Strong’s Concordance translated from this version. If you do not own a KJVB, you can pick one up cheap at a used bookstore. I have found most words in the New American Standard, NKJV and KJV to be accurate.  However, the English never truly captures the richness of the Greek and Hebrew so it is profitable to research various words when possible.  

The New Living Translation (NLT) is not of God—it being translated to deceive. No one should place this in hand for study. It should be viewed as heresy. This translation has even removed the designated gender from the original languages.Tyndale House created this translation to be totally genderless to please the apostate church.

Let’s view John 3:16 in this translation. The word “begotten” has been removed. It is in the original scripts:

In the Greek, “begotten” means “only born.”  The NLT is satanically heretical, drawing a false Christ—an antichrist. It removes the deity of Christ. It states Jesus is God’s “only son.” This is a translative lie. In Scripture, believers are called sons of God. There has to be this designation of “begotten” as is true to the original language. Jesus is the only begotten Son, being conceived by the Holy Spirit. This truth is also revealed in John 1:18, 1 John 3:18, 1 John 4:9.  Any so-called bible which removes the word “begotten” from John 3:16 becomes satanic heresyHere are a few of the other translations that eliminate “begotten:” The New International Version (NIV), The Book For Teens (TBFT), the New Believer’s Bible NBB), the Living Bible (LB). The most recent translations are apostate; yet, they are endorsed by so-called reputable believers.

 The Message Bible reroutes the order of the presented Greek and eliminates and adds language.  This bible, like the NLT, leaves out verses and rewrites the Bible to please everyone of every belief system. It is also homosexual, feminist and New Age friendly.


The Message—John 3:16:“This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole and lasting life. (You see, this passage leaves out “everlasting” as well as “begotten.” This version also implies no one will be destroyed.  This can be construed, as no one will be cast into the lake of fire. Every true believer knows those who are not born again will suffer eternal damnation in the lake of fire. The chapter three passage also states everyone must be born by the wind of God.)  New American Standard Bible translates John 3:16 correctly:

 “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.” 


Corrupters are publishing many deceiving bibles to please all. One main reason being, the Bible has always possessed the position of being the number one top seller.  It puts money in the hands of publishers.  In order to reach the largest market base possible, translators trim and dilute the Scriptures to make them edible and ecumenical. God says His Word is “living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, and piercing as far as the division of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and able to judge the thoughts and intentions of the heart;” Hebrews 4:12. This is why today’s compromising, entertainment-loving church desires friendly-user versions.  

God hates Bible corruption—Deuteronomy 4:2, “You shall not add unto the word which I command you, neither shall you diminish from it, that you may keep the commandments of the LORD your God which I command you.”  The New Testament confirms this:  Christ stated in Matthew 5:18-19 that the smallest stroke or letter shall not pass away from the law until all is accomplished and the one who annuls one of these commandments and teaches them will be the least in the kingdom of heaven. Any person who adds to Revelation will receive the plagues of Revelation and he who subtracts will not partake of the tree of life; Revelation 22:18-19.

Mistranslated and Missing Texts in the New Living Translation:

Deuteronomy: “sodomite” replaced with “temple prostitute”

1 Kings 14:24: “sodomites” replaced with “shrine prostitutes”

1 Kings 15:12: “sodomites” replaced with “shrine prostitutes”

1 Kings 22:46: “sodomites” replaced with “shrine prostitutes”

2 Kings 23:7: “sodomites” replaced with “shrine prostitutes”

Matthew 17:21: verse omitted

Matthew 18:11: verse omitted

Matthew 19:9: half of the verse is omitted

Matthew 23:14: verse omitted

Mark 6:11: half of the verse is omitted

Mark 7:16: verse omitted

Mark 9:44, 46:  verses omitted

Mark 11:26: verse omitted

Mark 15:28: verse omitted

Mark 16:9-19: verses omitted

Luke 4:8: “get thee behind me Satan” is omitted

Luke 17:36: verse omitted

Luke 23:17: verse omitted

John 1:10: says God created everything “through” Jesus instead of “by” Jesus as the KJB teaches

John 3:16: the all important word “begotten” is omitted, thus denying the deity of Christ

John 3:13: “which is in heaven” is omitted

John 5:4: entire verse omitted

John 7:53 – 8:11: entire passage is questioned in a note the NLT says, “The most ancient Greek manuscripts do not include John 7:53 – 8:11.” This is a lie!  Most of the original Greek manuscripts contain this passage.

Acts 8:37: verse omitted

Acts 17:29: completely removes the “Godhead”

Acts 28:29: verse omitted

Romans 1:20: completely removes the “Godhead”

Romans 16:24: verse omitted

Philippians 2:6: removes the word “equal,” thus denying Christ’s deity

Colossians 1:16: says God created everything “through” Jesus instead of “by” Jesus.

Colossians 2:9: completely removes the “Godhead”

1 Timothy 3:16: “God” is omitted, says “Christ appeared in the flesh, thus denying the deity of Christ

1 Timothy 6:5: “from such withdraw thyself” is omitted

Hebrews 1:3: the all-important words “by himself” are omitted

1 Peter 4:1: “for us” is omitted

1 Peter 4:14: half of the verse is omitted

1 John 3:16: “the love of God” removed

1 John 4:3: the all-important words “Christ is come in the flesh” are omitted

1 John 5:7-8: Trinitarian clause omitted

1 John 5:7: half of the verse is omitted, thus denying the Godhead

1 John 5:13: half of the verse is omitted.

Revelation 5:14: “him that liveth forever and ever” is omitted  

Revelation 1:11: first half of the verse is omitted   “…whose sandal strap I am not worthy to loose.” (John 1:27 in NKJV) “… I’m not even worthy to hold his coat for him.” (John 1:27 in The Message)


 A few mistranslated Texts of The Message Bible: 

“And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us…” (John 1:14 in NKJV) “The Word became flesh and blood, and moved into the neighborhood…” (John 1:14 in The Message) “I did not know Him; but that He should be revealed to Israel, therefore I came baptizing with water.” (John 1:31 in NKJV) “I knew nothing about who he was – only this: that my task has been to get Israel ready to recognize him as the God-Revealer. That is why I came here baptizing with water, giving you a good bath and scrubbing sins from your life so you can get a fresh start with God.” (John 1:31 in The Message)  “Oh! May the God of green hope fill you up with joy, fill you up with peace, so that your believing lives, filled with the life-giving energy of the Holy Spirit, will brim over with hope!” (Romans 15:13)  “God of green hope” in not present in the original texts. It was deceitfully added as a lie to tickle the ears of the ecologically minded. 

Romans 12:1 

THE MESSAGE:  ‘Take your everyday, ordinary life—your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life—and place it before God as an offering.’

KING JAMES VERSION:  “I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service.”

Ephesians 1:4 

MSG:  ‘Long before he laid down earth’s foundations, he had us in mind, had settled on us as the focus of his love.’

KJV:  “According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love.”

Ephesians 5:8-10

MSG:  ‘Figure out what will please Christ, and then do it.’

KJV:  “For ye were sometimes darkness, but now are ye light in the Lord: walk as children of light: (For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth) proving what is acceptable unto the Lord.”

Genesis 6:8

MSG:  ‘Noah was a pleasure to the Lord.’

KJV:  “But Noah found grace in the eyes of the Lord.”

Exodus 34:14

MSG:  ‘He is a God who is passionate about his relationship with you.’

KJV:  “For thou shalt worship no other god: for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God: Lest thou make a covenant with the inhabitants of the land, and they go a-whoring after their gods, and do sacrifice unto their gods, and one call thee, and thou eat of his sacrifice.


NIV Information see:


You can use this Strong’s Concordance website to research Greek and Hebrew Bible words:  Simply put the book, chapter, verse or verses in the first search box and hit search. (Example: John 3:16-20, John 17) Your text will appear with the Greek or Hebrew corresponding numbers to the right of verse words, elevated and in blue.  Simply click on the number to research a word in its original language.



Info gathered from various web sources


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October 20, 2008 Posted by | Apostasy, Bible, Bible Commentary, Bible Versions, Christianity, Heresy, Message Bible, Religion, Scripture, Theology, Uncategorized | , , | Leave a comment