Jul 2, 2018
Dr. Brian Simmons, lead translator for The
Passion Translation of the Bible joins me this week for an
insightful interview and discussion.
In this episode we cover:
- How he handles peoples' criticism that he's a "lone ranger"
translating the Bible; and how he learns to listen to critics in
case God is speaking to him through them
- Epiphanies he had while discovering the appropriate words
in the text while translating the Bible into a tribal dialect as a
- How his translation work has helped him see a few popular Bible
passages we've been misunderstanding in English
- We also discuss our mutual favorite book of the book, Song of
- I also ask Brian if Jesus spoke in tongues (a question I've
been asked since releasing my book on Lies People Believe About
Speaking in Tongues.
- The importance of translating meanings not just words
- And much more...
Relevant Links and Books Mentioned in Today's
What's God Really Like? by
SJ Hill, audiobook narrated by yours truly.
The Passion Translation dot com - The TPT's
Passion Movement dot com. - Support the Work of
Stairway Ministries - Ministry website of Brian and
Brian Simmons on Audible.