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Don Brake & The King James Bible – Personal Stories

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Categories: Books, Faculty, General, Media, Seminary
Don Brake & The King James Bible – Personal Stories

We all know by now that Dean Emeritus of the Seminary Dr. Donald L. Brake has been busy publishing and speaking during this, the 400th anniversary of the KJV Bible.

It's interesting to wonder why someone would take such a liking to the subject - recently some short essays on the matter were published by the man himself. So, we'll let his words speak for him.

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Donald Brake To Speak At US Capitol On King James Version Bible

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Categories: Books, Faculty, General, Seminary
Donald Brake To Speak At US Capitol On King James Version Bible

The 400th anniversary of the King James Version Bible will be honored in  the U.S. Capitol Building. At this event, our very own Dean Emeritus Dr. Donald L. Brake will be the expert speaker.

  • Mansfield Room
  • Monday, May 2, 2011
  • 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

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400th Anniv. of the KJV Sees Two Ground-Breaking Books from Dr. Brake

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400th Anniv. of the KJV Sees Two Ground-Breaking Books from Dr. Brake

2011 is a big year for the King James Version Bible. Not only is it the 400th Anniversary, but Dr. Donald L. Brake, dean emeritus of Multnomah Biblical Seminary and avid Bible collector, will release two important books on the topic:

A Visual History of the King James Bible

A Royal Monument of English Literature: The King James Version 1611-2011. Read the rest of this entry »

Two Interviews about Don Brake’s New Book

Comments Off Written on December 10th, 2008 by
Categories: Books, Faculty, Media

As a follow-up to a previous post about the success of Dr. Don Brake's new book - I thought I'd go into my bag of goodies and give you the interview with Amanda May (Journalism '08) in the latest Multnomah magazine as well as the in-depth radio interview with our good friend Georgene Rice.

Multnomah Magazine Interview

(PDF)

Georgene Rice Show Interview

If you pick up a copy of the book and want me to help you get it signed, comment here or email me and let me know...because I can make that happen. I know people.

Speaking of Award-Winning Books…

1 Comment » Written on November 21st, 2008 by
Categories: Books, Faculty

Last week I wrote about a faculty book winning 2 great awards. I also wrote about Dr. Brake's announced retirement.

What do these two posts have in common?

Dr. Don Brake also recently won 2 great awards for his book

  1. Starred Review from Publishers Weekly
  2. Arnold D. Ehlert Award by the International Society of Bible Collectors for his contribution to the field

A Visual History of the English Bible:
The Tumultuous Tale of the World's Bestselling Book