William Tyndale

William Tyndale

Nationality: English

Occupation: Clergyman

Biography: William Tyndale was an English scholar who became a leading figure in Protestant reform in the years leading up to his execution. He is remembered for his translation of the Bible into English. He was influenced by the work of Desiderius Erasmus, who made the Greek New Testament available in Europe, and by Martin Luther.

Source/Notes: Acts 17:28; archaic spelling: In him we lyve move and have oure beynge - Tyndale's translations
William Tyndale

“A law unto themselves.”

- William Tyndale

Source/Notes: Romans 2:14 - Tyndale's translations

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William Tyndale

“Fight the good fight.”

- William Tyndale

Source/Notes: 1 Timothy 6:12; archaic spelling: Fyght ye good fyght of fayth. - Tyndale's translations

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