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Old 11 December 2017, 01:37 PM
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Originally Posted by ganzfeld View Post
It's not my place to say but I don't think the Catholic Church is implicitly or explicitly against any translation of the Bible that was done in good faith, as it were. The church uses certain versions in its vernacular masses but I don't think it claims (or has for a long time claimed) that its vernacular versions are somehow better than others.
The Roman Catholic Church does indeed say some versions are better than others. In addition to officially sanctioning certain translations, there is the not-so-small matter of what books to include, among other things.
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