The Right Rvd Dr Michael Ipgrave
The Right Rvd Dr Michael Ipgrave is Bishop of Woolwich in the Church of England Diocese of Southwark. He was Inter-Faith Relations Adviser to the Archbishops’ Council and Secretary of the Churches Commission on Inter-Faith Relations, before becoming Archdeacon of Southwark in 2004 and a Canon of Southwark Cathedral in 2010. He is Chair of the Council of Christians and Jews.
The Murderous History of Bible Translations
Harry Freedman, Bishop Michael Ipgrave and Rabbi Raphael Zarum analyse the surprising damage inflicted by troublesome translations.
The Bible has been translated more than any other book in any language and, astonishingly, controversial translations underlie a large number of religious conflicts that have plagued the world.