- a renowned philosopher - provided adequate evidences to Usher regarding fossils that earth was made some hundred thousand years ago.
The first translations into English were made over a century earlier by John Wycliffe
and his associates.
Protestant works tended to focus on the way that they (and forerunners John Wycliffe
, John Huss, Peter Waldo, and others) were persecuted by the Catholic Church.
Three of the book's chapters are devoted to novels of John Wycliffe
and Lollardy (1328-1384), Barnaby Rudge and the Gordon Riots (1780), and works related to Girolamo Savonarola (1452-1498).
"Many of the Bible's English words date back to 1395 when John Wycliffe
translated the first English Bible from Latin," explains Ray Geide, the translator of this book.
More actively engaged Reformation proselytizers appeared to create novels about the pre-Protestant life of John Wycliffe
and the Lollards (1328-1384).
ANSWERS: 1 The Molly Maguires; 2 Five millilitres; 3 John Buchan; 4 Tear ducts; 5 Henry V; 6 Dire Straits; 7 Egypt; 8 Four; 9 John Wycliffe
; 10 The Long Parliament.
Explanations of the development of the English Bible featuring the stories of John Wycliffe
, William Tyndale and Henry VIII, the Geneva Bible and the King James version, ?
For three years he found refuge among those early Baptists in Powys, known as "Lollards" who had learned the gospel from John Wycliffe
. Betrayed by the Lord of Powys, Sir John was burned alive.
For the Swift Valley is not only rich in wildlife, it is also an area forever associated with John Wycliffe
, the great 14th century religious reformer, a man who anticipated the Reformation and the rise of Protestantism in England.
Continuing along a stretch of concrete roadway, we pass Old Dairy House on the left, before bearing left on a lane that leads to Wycliffe Church, which has links with the religious reformer, John Wycliffe