Doug Moo’s presentation of his paper, “We Still Don’t Get It: Evangelicals and Bible Translation Fifty Years After James Barr” at the 66th annual meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) in San Diego, California on November 19, 2014. This presentation was part of a special event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the commissioning of the NIV. 

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A scholarly look at translation philosophy in We Still Don’t Get It.

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Dr. Douglas Moo, Chair of the Committee on Bible Translation is the Wessner Chair of Biblical Studies, Wheaton College Ph.D. University of St. Andrews Affiliation: College Church, Wheaton, IL. He taught at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School for over 20 years before moving to Wheaton College. In addition to his work on the NIV, he’s the author of several New Testament commentaries including The Letters to the Romans Second Edition, and co-wrote An Introduction to the New Testament with D.A. Carson. He joined the Committee on Bible Translation in 1996.