Glenn Joseph Lea
Learn about people in history that have had significant influence on the course of events in Europe and Canada such as Michael Servetus, William Tyndale and John Ware. More topics will be added over time.


Michael Servetus and the Socinians
William Tyndale
John Ware
Further reading

Primary Sources

Crellius, John, and others. Catechism of the Churches of Poland Which confess, according to the Scriptures, one God, the Father, his only begotten Son, Jesus Christ, and the Holy Spirit. Trans. by Thomas Rees, F.S.A. Lexington, Kentucky: American Theological Library Association, 1962.

Tyndale, William. Five Books of Moses: The Pentateuch. First published: 1530. A verbatim reprint. Compared with other reformation era Bibles, by Rev. J.I. Mombert. D.D. New York: Anson D.F. Randolph, 1884. WLU BS 140 1884

Tyndale, William, The Prophete Jonas: a Facsimile with an Introduction, ed Francis Fry (London: Willis and Sotheran, 1863), F 10r = PS 1: 458.

Tyndale, William. The New Testament by William Tyndale. A reprint of the Edition of 1534 with the Translator's prefaces and notes and the variants of the edition of 1525. N. Hardy Wallis. M.A. ed. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1938. WLU BS 140 1938

Tyndale, William. Tyndale's New Testament: Translated from the Greek by William Tyndale in 1534. Modern spelling by David Daniell. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989. WLU BS 140 1989

Tyndale, William, Expositions and notes on Sundry portions of the Holy Scripture Together with the Practise of Prelates. Edited by Henry Walter, the Parker Society, vol 2. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1849).

Secondary Sources

Class Handout, History 305., Spring, 1993. Edmund Pries.

Davis, Norman. William Tyndale's English of Controversy. London: H.K. Lewis and Co. for University College, London. 1971.

Demas, Richard. William Tyndale. A Biography. London: Religious Tract Society. 1871. WLU

Dickens, A. G. The English Reformation. 2nd ed. University Park: Pennsylvania State University, 1989.

Edwards, Brian. William Tyndale: The Father of the English Bible. Farmington Hills, Mich: William Tyndale College, 1982. WLUBR350T826

Giller, William. The Influence of the Lutheran Reformation on William Tyndale. Waterloo: Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, date? WLU BR350T8G5

Haigh, C. The English Reformation Revised. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1987.

Mcgoldrick, J. E. Luther's English Connection. Milwaukee: Northwestern Publishing House, 1979.

Lea, G. J. The Adjective Rearrangers of the Reformation: The Antitrinitarians from Michael Servetus to the Polish Brethren. Paper for History 400B. Reformation Studies, Prof. Werner O. Packull. Winter, 1993.

Mozley, J. F. Willaim Tyndale. New York: The MacMillian Comapny, 1937.

New, J. F.H. Anglican and Puritan. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1964.

Rupp, G. Studies in the Making of the English Protestant Tradition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1947.

Smeeton, D D. Lollard Themes in the Reformation Theology of William Tyndale. Kirksville: Sixteenth Century Journal Publishers, 1986.

Tawney, R.H. Religion and the Rise of Capitalism: A Historical Study. Gloucester, Mass: Peter Smith, 1962.

Trinterud, Leonard, J. "The Origins of Puritanism", in Church History, XX. (1951).

Williams, C.H. William Tyndale. London: Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1969.