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The Third Edition of the RCV is Available in Print

posted Jul 14, 2014, 1:51 PM by William Masopust   [ updated Nov 24, 2015, 8:17 AM ]

I am excited to announce that I have published the Third Edition of the Revised Common Version. It is now available on Amazon.com. You may also find it on Createspace.

This edition includes the following edits:

  • Matthew 3:13 - This verse now reads as, "Then Jesus comes from Galilee to the Jordan..."
  • Matthew 5:26 - Replaced "farthing" with "quadrans".
  • Matthew 10:29 - Replaced "farthing" with "assarion".
  • Matthew 18:28 - Replaced "pence" with "denarii".
  • Matthew 20:2, 9, 10, 13 - Replaced "penny" with "denarius".
  • Matthew 22:43 - Changed "spirit" to "the Spirit".
  • Matthew 26:27 - The quote in this verse now reads as, "Drink from it, all of you."
  • Mark 9:18 - Changed "tears" to "convulses".
  • Mark 12:42 - Replaced "farthing" with "quadrans".
  • Mark 14:5 - Replaced "pence" with "denarii".
  • Luke 7:41 - Replaced "pence" with "denarii".
  • Luke 8:11 - Capitalized the first word after the colon.
  • Luke 9:39 - Changed "tears" to "convulses".
  • Luke 9:54 - Added commas around the names of the two disciples.
  • Luke 10:21 - Changed "spirit" to "the Spirit".
  • Luke 10:35 - Replaced "pence" with "denarii".
  • Luke 10:37 - Updated to read as, "...Then Jesus said to him..."
  • Luke 12:5 - Added a comma after the word, "who".
  • Luke 12:6 - Replaced "farthings" with "assarions".
  • Luke 19:13, 16, 18, 20, 24, 25 - Replaced "pound(s)" with "mina(s)".
  • Luke 23:17 - Replaced "one" with "someone".
  • John 2:6 - Replaced "firkins" with "measures".
  • John 6:7 - Replaced "penny" with "denarii".
  • John 11:57 - Replaced "show" with "report".
  • John 12:5 - Replaced "pence" with "denarii".
  • John 18:39 - This verse now reads as, "...should release someone to you..."
  • Acts 9:33 - This verse has been updated to read as, "...who had been bedridden for eight years..."
  • Acts 13:22 - Corrected the italics in the Old Testament quote (PDF and print versions only).
  • Acts 13:36 - Changed "to" to "with".
  • Acts 15:29 - Added an emdash before the word, "which".
  • Acts 17:9 - This verse now reads as, "And when they had received a pledge from Jason and from the others..."
  • Acts 18:25 - Changed "the spirit" to "spirit".
  • Acts 19:13 - Changed "call" to "invoke" and omitted the comma after "spirits".
  • Acts 19:31 - Changed "adventure" to "venture".
  • Acts 23:15 - Changed "with" to "and".
  • Romans 3:12 - This verse is now split into 3 sentences.
  • Galatians 3 - Added a reference to the verses in Genesis quoted in verse 16.
  • Galatians 3:16 - Italicized a portion of this verse that is a likely quotation of a passage in Genesis.
  • Galatians 5:20 - Changed "seditions" to "dissensions".
  • Ephesians 4:23 - The word, "Spirit," in this verse is no longer capitalized.
  • Ephesians 4:30 - Capitalized the word, "holy".
  • Colossians 2:5 - Changed "in the spirit" to "in spirit".
  • Hebrews 1:5 - The first quote in this verse is now split into two sentences.
  • 1 Peter 2:20 - This verse now reads as, "...But if you do good and suffer for it and you bear it patiently, this is acceptable with God."
  • Capitalized all instances of spirit that refer to the Holy Spirit in the New Testament.
  • Copyright page - Removed the '...' from the Scripture reference.

I will be retiring the second edition soon so that the third is the only edition available for sale.

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