December 14, 2012

Why Alter a 2,745-Year-Old Prophecy?

Daniel Burke, Religion News Service

Mary Elizabeth Sperry knows it’s time to hang the Christmas lights when the phone calls and emails about Isaiah 7:14 start to arrive.

Sperry is the point person for questions about the New American Bible, Revised Edition, which the Catholic bishops released in March 2011 after decades of work by dozens of scholars.

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