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    Re: Do We Need Thee and Thou? Thy and Thine?

    Quote Originally Posted by Radagast View Post
    I understand that the word "y'all" is fairly widespread in the South. But I guess we're not quite ready to use it in Bible translation.

    The most common solution for now seems to be footnotes when there's a danger of misunderstanding.
    Seriously we use “all y’all” here in the Pacific NW.

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    Re: Do We Need Thee and Thou? Thy and Thine?

    Quote Originally Posted by keck553 View Post
    Seriously we use “all y’all” here in the Pacific NW.
    That's very enlightened of y'all.

    The word "y'all" seems to be mostly used in the green zone on this map, though.

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    Re: Do We Need Thee and Thou? Thy and Thine?

    This goes way beyond removing thee thou thy and thine..

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukRCVDmiAts
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    Re: Do We Need Thee and Thou? Thy and Thine?

    Quote Originally Posted by keck553 View Post
    Seriously we use “all y’all” here in the Pacific NW.
    When you can't beat em mock em..
    A time will come when instead of shepherds feeding the sheep, the church will have clowns entertaining the goats.

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    Re: Do We Need Thee and Thou? Thy and Thine?

    Quote Originally Posted by Radagast View Post
    That's very enlightened of y'all.

    The word "y'all" seems to be mostly used in the green zone on this map, though.

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    Thy girdle is green

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    Re: Do We Need Thee and Thou? Thy and Thine?

    Quote Originally Posted by Jude View Post
    When you can't beat em mock em..
    Beat who? What are you talking about?

    Jesus never said ‘thou,’ or ‘thy’

    And KJV’s old English is not inspired, it’s a translation. No mocking, just plain fact

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