Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice
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Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice

Teems, David Paperback

It was an outlawed book, a text so dangerous "it could only be countered by the most vicious burnings, of books and men and women." But what book could incite such violence and bloodshed? The year is 1526. It is the age of Henry VIII and his tragic...+

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It was an outlawed book, a text so dangerous "it could only be countered by the most vicious burnings, of books and men and women." But what book could incite such violence and bloodshed? The year is 1526. It is the age of Henry VIII and his tragic Anne Boleyn, of Martin Luther and Thomas More. The times are treacherous. The Catholic Church controls almost every aspect of English life, including access to the very Word of God. And the church will do anything to keep it that way.

Enter William Tyndale, the gifted, courageous "heretic" who dared translate the Word of God into English. He worked in secret, in exile, in peril, always on the move. Neither England nor the English language would ever be the same again.

With thoughtful clarity and a reverence that comes through on every page, David Teems shares a story of intrigue and atrocity, betrayal and perseverance. This is how the Reformation officially reached English shores--and what it cost the men who brought it there.

Praise for David Teems' previous work "Majestie"""

"Teems . . . pulls together the story of this enigmatic king James] with humor and pathos . . . A] delightful read in every way." --PUBLISHERS WEEKLY


Publisher    THOMAS NELSON PUBLISH.
Format    Paperback
Language    English
Publication Date    01/03/2012
Abridged    No
Large Print    No
Pages    336
Width    5.4
Height    1
Length    8.3
Units    1
EAN    9781595552211
Author    Teems, David

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