A reminder to those who preach

Discussion in 'Church Office' started by py3ak, Feb 24, 2008.

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  1. py3ak

    py3ak They're stalling and plotting against me Staff Member

    A goodly example of ministerial diligence, posted on my blog.

    Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales: Prologue
     
  2. Pergamum

    Pergamum Ordinary Guy (TM)

    Yikes, English has sure changed since Chaucer.
     
  3. Zenas

    Zenas Snow Miser

    That's Middle English, if I remember correctly. Old English is borderline German, or so I've heard.

    KJV is considered Modern English.
     
  4. py3ak

    py3ak They're stalling and plotting against me Staff Member

    If you try to read it aloud it's easier to understand: somehow pronouncing it makes it click what word Chaucer intended.
     
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