Published on 09-11-2013 07:00 PM
"Of One Blood"—Acts 17:26
by Arnold Kennedy
Acts 17:26 is a verse which some people like to use to support the idea that there is no difference between races.
"And hath made of one blood all nations of men to dwell on all the face of the earth, and hath determined the times before appointed, and the bounds of their habitation'." KJV
Three immediate points need to be made.
1. In the majority of Bible manuscript texts, the word "blood" is not there. A look at most parallel Bibles, will give some continuation of this.
2. This verse is an excellent