This Bible helps you read through the entire Bible in one year. A daily reading plan that can be started at any time during the year. Readings that take only 15-20 minutes per day. This is the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible, traditionally the principal English translation. The KJV is considered one of the masterpieces of early modern English literature. KJV History: The Authorized King James Version is an English translation of the Christian Bible begun in 1604 and first published in 1611 by the Church of England. The Great Bible was the first ""authorized version"" issued by the Church of England in the reign of King Henry VIII.