I guess this is probably done out of respect or for theological reasons.
Originally Posted by Yaku Lee
Keep in mind:
(1)Translation/interpretation is an art not a science!
(2)Every, translation and translator has biases.
(3)Translations are often done by committees which vote and then take the majorities opinion on how a term/terms should be translated.
(4) AD FONTES! (Back to the sources!)
ללמד תרגום זה כמו לנשק את הכלה דרך צעיף
"Studying through a translation is similar to kissing a bride through the veil."
חיים נחמן ביאליק
Hayim Nahman Bialik