There were four clergymen who were discussing the merits of the various
translations of the Bible. One liked the King James Version because of its
simple, beautiful English.
Another liked the American Revised Version best because it is more literal
and came nearer to the original Hebrew and Greek.
Still another liked Moffat's translation because of its up-to-date
The fourth minister was silent. when asked to express his opinion, he
replied, "I like my mother's translation best."
The other three expressed surprise. They did not know that his mother had
translated the Bible.
But he assured them, "She translated it into life, every day of her life,
and it was the most convincing translation I ever saw."
- Author Unknown