Section 9. The Most influential Translations of the Bible

81. Bishops’ Bible, 1568

Benjamin Crawford Collection, Birmingham, AL, USA

The Bishops’ Bible, printed in 1568, was commissioned to replace the Geneva Bible considered to have been thoroughly influenced by Calvinism, the Bishops’ Bible was used as the base text for the translation of the King James Bible of 1611
The Bishops’ Bible, printed in 1568, was commissioned to replace the Geneva Bible considered to have been thoroughly influenced by Calvinism, the Bishops’ Bible was used as the base text for the translation of the King James Bible of 1611