Orthodox Translations of the Scriptures in English
- Dear all,
Apart from the Orthodox Study Bible Project and the Orthodox New
Testament, I have come across two more projects.I have not read
these translations but wonder if anyone is acquainted with them. If
you are I would be grateful if you can share what you know with me.
I use the KJV and the RSV right now and am longing for a complete
Orthodox translation of the Septuagint and the NT (as used in the
One is by a Greek Orthodox gentleman in the US, Peter Papoutsis who
intends to translate the entire OT. The first five books of the OT
are available and may be purchased via Amazon.
Papousis' translation'The Holy Orthodox Bible' is said to have
received the endorsement of Holy Transfiguration Monastery of
Brookline, Mass. Patsousis, is said to have been offered stery the
use of their Psalms by HTM for his up coming edition of the
Septuagint Psalms. For those interested in more information go to:
Another project is the Millenium project. From what I have been able
to find out, the Book of Revelation has been translated and is
available for purchase. The people responsible for this translation
are Rev.Mark B. Arey and Rev. Philemon D. Sevastiades.