17. Truth or Myth: The Catholic Church burned Bibles to prevent believers from reading the Word of God.

A.     Truth

B.    Myth

The Answer is…..B….Big myth!


(However, the Church DID burn some extremely heretical and blasphemous translations of the Bible which profaned the Holy Word of God. A must-read book on Bible history is Where We Got the Bible by Henry Graham.



www.catholicculture.org/docs/doc_view.cfm?recnum=4749 , www.catholic.com/thisrock/2002/0212fea3.asp   (Tyndale’s Heresy)

http://www.canapologetics.net/html/history_of_the_bible.html (Early History of the Bible)

www.canapologetics.net/html/bible_and_the_church.html (Bible and the Church)

http://www.catholic.com/thisrock/1998/9803conv.asp (Man sorts out the myths)

http://users.binary.net/polycarp/burning.html (Bible Burning Allegation)

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/03519d.htm (Censorship of Books)

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/12700b.htm (Reformation)

http://www.catholic.com/thisrock/2002/0202bt.asp (Uncomfortable Facts about the Douay-Rheims)

www.crossroadsinitiative.com/Jeff_Cavins_Great_Adventure_Catholic_Bible_Timeline_Overview.html (Bible Timeline Seminars)

homepages.paradise.net.nz/mischedj/ct_apolosumm.html (Summary of Catholic Apologetics)

http://www.catholic.com/thisrock/1991/9107revw.asp (The Real Bible Church)

http://users.stargate.net/~elcore/wegotnt.htm (Where We Got the New Testament)



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