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Published by Religious Trace Sciety in [London] .
Written in English


  • Tyndale, William, -- d. 1536,
  • Bible -- Versions. -- Tyndale.

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Edition Notes

Title vignette.

ContributionsLovett, Richard, 1851-1904 ed.
LC ClassificationsBR350.T8 D4 1925
The Physical Object
Pagination561, [1] p.
Number of Pages561
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16659861M
LC Control Number26005408

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William Tyndale Biography. William Tyndale ( – ) was a scholar and theologian who made one of the first printed translations of the Bible in English. Executed for heresy, his English translations would later be published and form a significant part of modern Bible translations. William Tyndale, English biblical translator, humanist, and Protestant martyr. Tyndale was educated at the University of Oxford and became an instructor at the University of Cambridge, where, in , he fell in with a group of humanist scholars meeting at the White Horse Inn. Tyndale became. It would be a passion, though, for which Tyndale would pay dearly. Genius translator. He was a native of Gloucester and began his studies at Oxford in , later moving on to Cambridge. William Tyndale was born in to a Welsh family in Gloucestershire, England. He attended Oxford University and received his master of arts degree at age He went on to study at Cambridge where he was strongly influenced by his professor of Greek language studies, Erasmus, who was the first to produce a Greek New Testament.

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William Tyndale, John Frith, Thomas Russell (). “The Works of the English Reformers: The works of Tyndale, (continued:) An answer to Sir Thomas More's Dialogue ; An exposition upon the 5th, 6th, and 7th chapters of Matthew ; An exposition upon the 1st epistle of St. John ; A pathway into the Holy Scripture ; The sacrament of baptism, and the sacrament of the body and blood of our saviour. William Tyndale (sometimes spelled Tindale or Tindall) (circa - October 6, ) was a 16th century religious reformer and scholar who translated the Bible into the Early Modern English of his gh numerous partial and complete English translations had been made from the 7th century onward, Tyndale's was the first to take advantage of the new medium of print, which allowed for its. William Tindale, a biography; being a contribution to the early history of the English Bible Paperback – by Robert Demaus (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: Robert Demaus. William Tindale: Biographical Sketch by C. G. McCrie Somewhere in the wide-spreading Cotswolds of Gloucestershire, in or about , was born William Tindale or Hutchins.