Monday, November 21, 2005

The Message - Reply from Phil Johnson

Dear Allen,,

Many thanks for your message. You wrote:

> I'm curious to hear your thoughts on the Message Translation.

I hate it. It's unfortunate that anyone would take it as a serious translation. It's not even a good paraphrase. It twists the meaning of the text in many vital places. It's obvious that Eugene Peterson has a low view of the Scriptures.

-- Phil Johnson
The Spurgeon Archive

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