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The Bible Answers Short Questions From Our Readers
Plain Truth Magazine
October 1960
Volume: Vol XXV, No.10
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The Bible Answers Short Questions From Our Readers
Plain Truth Staff

Question: Why do you use the expression "Holy Spirit" instead of "Holy Ghost" in quoting scriptures? Answer: Some have assumed that the "Holy Spirit" and the "Holy Ghost" mentioned in the King James Version of the Bible are two different spirits. This is not true! The word "ghost" is an unfortunate translation that should be avoided. In the inspired original Greek only one expression is used - meaning "Holy Spirit." In every case the English words "Ghost" and "Spirit" comes from one Greek word "pneuma," meaning "spirit" - not some nebulous "ghost." This Greek word pneuma, unfortunately translated "Ghost" so many times, is properly translated "Spirit" in Luke 11:13, Ephesians 1:13, 4:30, and I Thessalonians, and in many other scriptures when referring to God's Spirit. When the King James Version of the Bible was first printed in 1611 - over 1400 years after the New Testament was first written in the Greek language - the English words "ghost" and "spirit" were both used to mean the same thing.

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