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photoHistorian and Bible scholar Jaroslaw Pelikan was sitting in Carnegie Hall 15 years ago listening to Handel's Messiah, when he read a headline in the program notes that asked "Whose Bible Is It?"

In his new book, "Whose Bible Is It? A History of The Scriptures Through the Ages," Pelikan takes a fresh look at the complex origin, the translations, and the many interpretations of the Bible.

Hear a conversation with Pelikan about the history, evolution and ownership of the Bible.

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Jaroslav Pelikan, emeritus professor of history at Yale University and author of "Whose Bible Is It? A History of The Scriptures Through the Ages."

This program aired on March 25, 2005.

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