How holy is your Bible version?

2 Peter 1:21 For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost. (KJV)

because no prophecy ever came by the will of man; instead, men spoke from God as they were moved by the Holy Spirit. (HCSB)

For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. (NIV)

or from human initiative. No, those prophets were moved by the Holy Spirit, and they spoke from God. (NLT)

For no prophecy was ever produced by the will of man, but men spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. (ESV)

Why did these versions remove holy?

 When the Son of man shall come in his glory, and all the holy angels with him, then shall he sit upon the throne of his glory. (Matthew 25:31 KJV)

When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him. (NIV)

When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him (HCSB)

But when the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him. (NASB)

Why do the modern versions omit holy?

I charge you by the Lord that this epistle be read unto all the holy brethren. (1 Thessalonians 5:27 KJV)

I charge you before the Lord to have this letter read to all the brothers and sisters. (NIV)

I command you in the name of the Lord to read this letter to all the brothers and sisters. (NLT)

I put you under oath before the Lord to have this letter read to all the brothers. (ESV)

I call on you solemnly in the Lord to have this letter read to all the brothers and sisters. (NET)

Why did these versions remove holy?

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