Check out our diverse selection of antique Bibles to find and order copies of rare Bibles and antique Bibles for sale that can become your family heirloom. Visit the world's most unusual gift-shop today at:



Blogs: 32
youtubes: 9

Profile Tag Cloud:

Category: William Tyndale

William Tyndale - the Father of the English Bible

By GreatsiteDotCom, 2022-12-29

William Tyndale was a scholar who went to the University of Oxford. He could speak seven languages and was skilled in ancient Greek and Hebrew. He was a priest who led a disciplined life and was blessed with intellectual gifts, which could have taken him a long way in the church if he had not felt the compulsion to teach his countrymen the good news of justification by faith.

Tyndale discovered this doctrine when he read his mentor, Erasmus’s Greek edition of the New Testament. He felt there wasn’t a better way to share this message with the men and women in his country than to create an English version of the New Testament and put it into their hands. And this became  William Tyndale’s  passion in life.

William Tyndale’s Work and Bible Translations

Tyndale raised objection to the Catholic Church’s control of the Latin scripture and the ban against an...