Subscribe now

Timeline Event

See in context:

William Tyndale publishes the New Testament in English.

1526

Arrival of Tyndale’s New Testament in England
see image info

The books were smuggled into England and Scotland; they were condemned in October 1526 by Bishop Tunstall, who issued warnings to booksellers and had copies burned in public.

The beginning of the Gospel of John, from Tyndale’s 1525 translation of the New Testament.
see image info