William Dean and the First Chinese Study Bible

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This book examines a significant, yet much overlooked Chinese Bible translation project produced by William Dean (18071895), an American Baptist missionary to the Chinese people in Siam and China. Decades prior to the UNION VERSION, Dean was convinced that sound translation alone was inadequate for cross-cultural audiences who were unfamiliar with the Christian religion to gain a correct reading of the Scripture. Dean provided extensive commentary to his Bible translation despite the potential of violating Bible production ...

William Dean and the First Chinese Study Bible 2015, Mercer University Press

ISBN-13: 9780881464863

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