KJV 400 Legacy and Impact

Guest Speakers | Faculty Speakers | Dramatic Readings | Historic Bible Displays
Musical Performance | Shakespearean Play | Art Exhibit | Film Screening


Historic Bible Displays

The Green Collection/Passages Exhibit

One wonderful development with the upcoming King James Bible Festival at Union University is that a significant portion of the Green Collection will be on display. This will be the first time this amazing collection has visited the Southeast. Listed below are some of the items which will be on display during our festival with links to further information or photos on several items. This will be a wonderful opportunity to experience part of the story of the Bible's preservation through the years.

  1. Pictographic Cuneiform text
  2. Borders of Shara Cuneiform Text
  3. Dedication Nail
  4. Student Cuneiform Tablet
  5. Multiplication Table
  6. Cuneiform Lexicon
  7. Mummy Mask with Cartonage
  8. Papyrus Roll
  9. Gold Incantation Text with Facsimile Picture of the Silver Incantation Text
  10. Incantation Bowl
  11. Select Styli
  12. A Dead Sea Scroll ms and an identical vellum facsimile of the Great Isaiah Scroll
  13. Bodmer Papyrus XXIV: Psalm 23
  14. 1 Cor 10 Papyrus
  15. Codex Climaci Rescriptus Leaves - view a video describing the significance of this item
  16. Santi Cecelia Biblia Latina, 1 Volume
  17. Carolingian Homolies
  18. Greek minuscule Gospels
  19. Latin English Psalter
  20. Latin English Bible
  21. Coptic and Arabic Scripture
  22. Syriac, NT
  23. Armenian, NT
  24. Ethiopic manuscript
  25. German, Biblia Historiale (Facsimile Volume)
  26. Wycliffe NT Leaf Book
  27. Latin/German Bible
  28. Inquisition Torah
  29. Megillah Scroll
  30. Genizah ms
  31. Block Book (Facsimile)
  32. Gutenberg Leaf
  33. Koberger 9th German Bible
  34. Golden Legend, Julian Notary, 1503
  35. Complutensian Polyglot
  36. Erasmus, Greek NT, 1516
  37. Bomberg, Biblia Hebraica
  38. Luther NT, 1524
  39. A COMPENDIOUS OLDE TREATYSE, 1530
  40. Tyndale NT, 1535
  41. Coverdale Bible, 1535
  42. Matthews Bible, 1537
  43. Coverdale, Diglot, 1538
  44. Taverner, Bible, 1539
  45. Biblia Latina, London
  46. Great Bible, 1539
  47. Erasmus NT Paraphrase, 1548/1549
  48. Hans Holbein, 1549 (Facsimile of notes)
  49. Stephanus, Greek NT, 1551
  50. Great Bible, 1553
  51. Geneva Bible, 1560
  52. Foxe, Actes and Monuments, 1563 (Facsimiles of Wycliffe and Tyndale woodcuts)
  53. Bishop's Bible, 1568
  54. Bishop's, NT, 1568
  55. Anglo-Saxon, Diglot, 1571
  56. Rheims, NT, 1582
  57. Fulke, 1589
  58. Beza, NT, 1598
  59. Bishop's, 1602 and facsimile notes
  60. Douay, OT, 1609
  61. KJV Folio 1611 He Bible
  62. KJV 1613/11
  63. The Works of King James including his Paraphrase of the Apocalypse
  64. The Psalms translated by King James
  65. KJV with Geneva notes
  66. KJV 1631 Wicked Bible
  67. Elzevir Greek New Testament, 1633
  68. KJV, 1769 Revision
  69. Chalners, Catholic Bible
  70. Aitken, KJV, 1782