Yom Teruah & Yom Kippur

YOM TERUAH Day of Blasting / aka Festival of Trumpets Yom Teruah begins on the first day of Chodesh Shv’i (Seventh New Moon) and is a Shabbat like day and all work is forbidden. It is the only festival celebrated at the beginning of the month. The only one celebrated in a time of darkness. Continue reading “Yom Teruah & Yom Kippur”

Three Translations of the Koran (Al Qur’an) – Interpretations or Translations

The book Three Translations of the Koran (Al-Quran) is a side-by-side comparison of each verse in English. This work assembles three English renditions of the Koran. by Marmaduke Pickthal, Mohammad Habib Shakir and Abdullah Yusuf Ali, into 3 columns, aligned to let you read across and compare translations for each verse. The Quran was translatedContinue reading “Three Translations of the Koran (Al Qur’an) – Interpretations or Translations”

King James Version Bible

The King James Version Bible (KJB) is an English translation of the Christian Bible for the Church of England, commissioned in 1604 and completed and published in 1611 under the sponsorship of James VI. The original (1611) King James Version included all the books in the Septuagint, including 14 books of the Apocrypha, but changedContinue reading “King James Version Bible”