Geneva Bible, Exodus Comment

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Title

Geneva Bible, Exodus Comment

Subject

Geneva Bible, Exodus Comment

Description

A closeup of one annotation that King James I objected to. Found in the first chapter of the book of Exodus, it explains that Egyptian midwives were justified in defying the Pharaoh's order to kill male Hebrew babies. He felt that defiance of a monarch should never be condoned.

Source

Geneva Bible

Publisher

Christopher Barker

Date

1599

Rights

Special Collections and Archives, University of Colorado Boulder Libraries

Language

English

Files

geneva_closeup.jpg

Citation

“Geneva Bible, Exodus Comment,” Special Collections, accessed May 30, 2020, https://omeka.colorado.edu/specialcollections/items/show/54.

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