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Tyndale The Man Who Gave God an English Voice

By David Teems
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.17 Stars

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On 4/7 Viola wrote: Beautiful and pious, Anne Boleyn lent her copy of Tyndale’s The Obedience of a Christian Man to one of her ladies-in-waiting, Anne Gainford. Anne Gainford’s boyfriend, George Zouche, noticed that his beloved was avidly reading the book and tore it out of her hands. He wouldn’t give it to her ... A Biography Befitting A Great Christian Martyr

Viola's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/1 R. Christopher wrote: David Teems          Thomas Nelson, 2012. 4.5  / 5.0In the middle of David Teem's latest, Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice, is the story of two letters in the middle of someone else's book.  John Rogers' Matthew's Bible made print in 1537. Miles ... TyndaleThe Man Who Gave God an English Voice

R. Christopher's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/13 teacherreader44 wrote: Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice by David Teems Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice is a compelling biography of Tyndale’s time translating the Bible into English. Teems’ sense of humor and authentic tone swiftly propel this biography. Teems creates a hero out of the martyr. ... A Man Worthy of Review

teacherreader44's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/9 The IE Mommy wrote: I knew who William Tyndale was but never knew his in depth story until reading Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice. This book is full of fascinating history of the Catholic church and England and how his translation of the Bible into English came about. Tyndale lived in a time that the only ... Great Historical Biography

The IE Mommy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/24 The Simple Pastor wrote: Prior to reading this biography of William Tyndale I knew very little about him and now he enters the ranks as one of my heroes of the faith. It is an odd twist of history that Tyndale is so relatively unknown given his immense contribution to the English language and the reformation in England. As ... Articulate biography about Bible translator William Tyndale

The Simple Pastor's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/10 A Wandering Pilgrim wrote: Well it's been quite a while since I last did a book review, so let's change that beginning with David Teems' Tyndale: The Man Who Gave God an English Voice. I've haven't been reading a lot of church history lately, choosing Stephen King over Calvin and Luther, but I've been meaning to read Tyndale for ... Time for Tyndale

A Wandering Pilgrim's Rating:

4 Stars

On 9/9 Archie Isib wrote: "While Tyndale would have to learn Hebrew in Germany due to England's active Edict of Expulsion against the Jews, he works promininently into an age where Greek was available to the European scholarly community for the first time in centuries. Erasmus compiled and edited Greek Scriptures into the Textus ... Tyndale

Archie Isib's Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/5 Bruce Pearson wrote: In Tyndale David Teems does a marvelous job of recording the biography of a man that not too much is known. Where history is silent, Teems fills in the gaps with Tyndale's own pen. What we're left with is more of an insight into the character of a man, rather than a mere record of his actions. Nevertheless, ... For Lovers of Words and Lovers of The Word

Bruce's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/6 Peter Butler Jr. wrote: David Teems’ book, Tyndale: the Man Who Gave God an English Voice, is a lyrical, thoroughly researched, and enjoyable biography of William Tyndale. The author’s writing complements Tyndale's in producing a text that is warm and beautiful. The author explains with great care with many examples the ... Tyndale

Peter 's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/22 Jina Das wrote: William Tyndale: The Man who Gave God an English Voice, by David Teems chronicles the life of William Tyndale who was a graduate of Oxford University and possessed a love for the scriptures which became his driving motivation for his most important life mission – translating the scriptures from the ... William Tyndale: The Man who Gave God an English Voice, by Davi

Jina's Rating:

4 Stars