King James Bible Impact On Society

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King James Bible’s Influence on Society While researching articles and websites about the Bible’s influence on the world, I found several quotes and studies of what people thought about the Bible and how it changed the world we live in today. The Bible was written in the 6th century, but it wasn’t released until 1611 because people would think it would be offensive to their own religion. The Bible can teach you about anything in life, people don’t understand how powerful the Bible is and how much it helps you through life and help pass your goals all you have to do is read and study it. The Bible was made to show people how to live a good life and how to be accepted in heaven by doing what it tells you and just believing in it. The King James Bible changed society in a good way because the people didn’t have to rely on the priest, they could read it for themselves, and also have their own opinion. Before the Bible was released the people had to rely on the Priest and believe what he said about the Bible and had to follow his beliefs. The Article states,”With politicians, social leaders and even some clergy invoking a book they seem to have never read and whose phrases they do not understand, America is being besieged by Biblical literacy.” When the priest only knew about the bible he could easily mix things up and he could be telling them false information and they would not even know. Therefore the people could be following the Priest there entire life and not be able to

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