Our Printed Bibles

549 years ago today (on March 22, 1457) the first printed Bible came off Gutenberg’s printing press, if the usual completion date is accepted. Christianity, and our contemporary notions of spirituality, owe a great deal to the wide-spread availabilty of God’s Word made possible by movable type printing. Today the ESV Blog is Celebrating the Printed Bible with pictures of a variety of old texts.

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