A Bible Fit for the Restoration: The Epic Struggle that Brought Us the King James Version

A Bible Fit for the Restoration: The Epic Struggle that Brought Us the King James Version

by Andrew C. Skinner

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ISBN-13: 9781462101023
Publisher: Cedar Fort, Incorporated/CFI Distribution
Publication date: 08/08/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 5 MB

Table of Contents

Preface ix

1 John Wycliffe and Bible-Based Reform 1

Education 4

Religious Imperatives 6

2 The First English Bible 15

Impact and Legacy 21

Conclusion 24

3 Printing and the Word of God 27

Johann Gutenberg's Invention 28

Printing Spreads 35

4 Luther and the Reformation 39

Religious Revolution 44

Luther's German Translation 47

Conclusion 51

5 The Renaissance and the Reformation 55

Conclusion 61

6 The Ploughboy's Educator: William Tyndale 65

Early Preparation 66

Work Begins 70

Betrayal 74

Effects of Tyndale's Work 76

Conclusion 79

7 A Bible Fit for Monarchs and Prophets 83

The King James Version 83

Responses 89

8 The Place of the English Bible in the Restoration 101

Index of Persons 107

About the Author 111

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