Wiclif


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Wick·liffe

or Wic·lif  (wĭk′lĭf), John
See John Wycliffe.

Wyc·liffe

also Wick·liffe or Wyc·lif or Wic·lif  (wĭk′lĭf), John 1328?-1384.
English theologian and religious reformer. His rejection of the biblical basis of papal power and dispute with the doctrine of the transubstantiation of the host anticipated the Protestant Reformation.
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Noun1.Wiclif - English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)Wiclif - English theologian whose objections to Roman Catholic doctrine anticipated the Protestant Reformation (1328-1384)
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References in classic literature ?
'The Vision Concerning Piers the Plowman.' Wiclif and the Lollard Bible, about 1380.
On or near Wiclif Way - four (two under investigation, one unable to prosecute and one awaiting court outcome)
There will be multi-way traffic lights on Church Road at its junction Wiclif Way, from Monday, August 5 until Friday, August 16.
Sobre Wiclif vease Wesseling, K.-G., <<Wyclif>>, 245.
Ambos proponen que el listado de versiones de la Biblia presentes en "El libro de arena" (1975) puede leerse como un reflejo de aquellas disponibles al escritor argentino: "En esta casa hay algunas Biblias inglesas, incluso la primera, la de John Wiclif. Tengo asimismo la de Cipriano de Valera, la de Lutero, que literariamente es la peor, y un ejemplar latino de la Vulgata.
The next day he went to the British Museum and saw John Lewis's An Account of Dr Wiclif (1728) and Robert Southey's two-volume Book of the Church (1824).
(or John Wycliffe or Wiclif, died 1384) English theologian and reformer.
Work will soon start on a new puffin crossing on Church Road near Wiclif Way.