In this series the term "Dispensationalism"
refers to the theological system invented by Plymouth Brethren founder, John
Nelson Darby (Nov. 18, 1800 — April 29, 1882). While historical accounts
reveal that John
Darby was not the very first person to conceive of the pre-tribulation
rapture and two distinct peoples of God doctrines, he was
the first to indoctrinate fundamentalist churches in the United States with his
dispensational hermeneutic. This was accomplished via C. I. Scofield, who
inserted J.N. Darby's doctrines into his
selectively footnoted Old Scofield Study Bible—copyright 1909 and
This series of charts and
articles is published to make you aware that J.N. Darby marked his
bible translation, The Holy
Scriptures: A New Translation from the Original Languages by J. N. Darby, and
his theological writings with occult/New Age
vocabulary and doctrines.
John Nelson Darby:
Christ Compared to Alice Bailey's Christ
Nelson Darby Waited For "the Coming One"
Nelson Darby's Version: Based on Corrupt Texts
(John Darby was a
Forerunner of the Modern Bible Versions Movement.)
John Darby Version: Doctrinal Changes to the Bible
(In view of John Darby's departure from
historic Christian beliefs, let us examine his bible.)
Scofield Study Bibles Marked With Masonic
Darby's Pre-Tribulation Rapture Alterations to the Bible
(John Darby inserted a message of imminence into many prophetic verses of
Cyrus I. Scofield taught "The Cross . . . made
Theosophists Look for the "Consummation of the Age"
Darby/Scofield's"coming in flesh" Christ is Antichrist
Darby's Doctrinal Changes to Second Thessalonians Chapter 2
Occult/New Age markings on the John Darby Version
Title of New Age World Teacher Replaces Christ
Scofield: "in the midst of" Vs Jesus Christ:
and Scofield's "Habitable Earth/World" Doctrine
Darby's Version of Christ rose from "among the dead"
Darby Version Removed "Damned" and "Damnation" (Cyrus Scofield
(via his marginal notes) replaced "damnation" with words found in the
critical Greek Text--such as judgment.
Darby and Cyrus Scofield replaced hell
(place of fire and torment) with "hades" which means the place of the
John Darby Version on Revelation
and the Second Coming of Christ
John Darby and Cyrus Scofield on the "Day of Christ"
John Darby Version Replaced "World" with "Age"
Phrase, "Works of Power" Marks Darby Version
Müeller Chose His
Bible Over Darby's Doctrines
"Intelligence" Replaced God-given Wisdom & Understanding
Also see the related section about
another prominent Plymouth Brethren
leader, Thomas Newberry:
George Ricker Berry English Interlinear:
For further study see EXTERNAL LINKS BELOW:
of the Critical Text and the AV
Dispensationalism and the King James Bible
by James Whisler