King James Bible Ancestry

The following notes are summarized from a few sources, primarily David Norton’s work, The King James Bible.

Hebrew Masoretic Text (500)

Wycliffe English Bible (1380)

Gutenberg Bible (1455)

Erasmus’ Greek Text (1516)

Tyndale New Testament (1526)

Coverdale Bible (1535)

Matthew’s Bible (1537)

Great Bible (1539)

Stephanus’ Greek Text (1546)

Geneva Bible (1560)

Bishop’s Bible (1568)

Douay-Rhemes Version (1610)

King James Bible (1611)