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Published by Swan Sonnenschein, Le Bas & Lowrey in London .
Written in English

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  • Tyndale, William, -- d. 1536.

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Open LibraryOL13851662M

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  A Man on a Mission. There should really be a movie made about William Tyndale. His is an adventure story. This is not the story of some scholarly, ivory-tower theologian. Tyndale had a singular desire, and that was to see the Word of God available in the native language of his people. This important book, published in the quincentenary year of his birth, is the first major biography of Tyndale in sixty years. It sets the story of his life in the intellectual and literary contexts of his immense achievement and explores his influence on the theology, literature, and humanism of Renaissance and Reformation Europe. The life and Martyrdom of William Tyndale: How We Got The Bible in English and the Christians Who Laid Down Their Life Defending The Gospel and Giving Us The Bible in our Language as Narrated by Chris. Brannon was the literary agent for Michael Reagan's book, Twice Adopted. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Tyndale NLT Life Application Study Bible, Third Edition, Large Print (Genuine Leather, Black, Indexed, Red Letter) – New Living Translation Bible, Large Print Study Bible for Enhanced Readability.

In affirming justification by faith, Tyndale, more than Luther, extols love of the law over freedom from sin. Like Zwingli, Tyndale holds that the Eucharist is only a sign of Christ's Passion. More countered the Answer with his wordy Confutation of Tyndale's Answer in William Tyndale could speak seven languages and was proficient in ancient Hebrew and Greek. He was a priest whose intellectual gifts and disciplined life could have taken him a long way in the church—had he not had one compulsion: to teach English men and women the good news of justification by faith. The mission of Tyndale House Publishers is to minister to the spiritual needs of people, primarily through literature consistent with biblical principles. Tyndale publishes Christian fiction, nonfiction, children's books, and other resources, including Bibles in the New Living Translation (NLT). I n the autumn of , the English Bible translator William Tyndale awaited his fate in Vilvoorde Castle near Brussels. Charged with heresy by the Roman Catholic authorities, he was ill, cold and alone in his cell. During his life he had translated the New Testament and Pentateuch into English, giving England its first translation from the original languages.

This book tells the story of William Tyndale, the first man to, at the time illegally, translate the Bible into English. His translation is still the base for many modern translations. The book traces his footsteps from Gloucestershire, where he was born, and the Low Countries and Germany, This is definitely a very interesting book!/5. Tyndale had two advantages. While Wycliffe's earlier manuscripts were handwritten, painstakingly produced before the invention of the printing press in the mids, Tyndale's Bible—the first printed English New Testament—was copied by the thousands. And while Wycliffe's translation was based on the Latin Bible, Tyndale's chief ambition in life was to give . William Tyndale (/ˈtɪndəl/; sometimes spelled Tynsdale, Tindall, Tindill, Tyndall; c. – c. 6 October ) was an English scholar who became a leading figure in the Protestant Reformation in the years leading up to his execution. He is well known for his (incomplete) translation of the Bible into mater: Magdalen Hall, Oxford, University of . William Tyndale, the faithful minister of Christ, was born about the borders of Wales, and brought up from a child in the University of Oxford, where he, by long continuance, increased as well in the knowledge of tongues, and other liberal arts, as .