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|←Author Index: Wy||John Wycliffe
|English Scholastic philosopher, theologian, lay preacher, translator, reformer and university teacher who was known as an early dissident in the Roman Catholic Church. Wycliffe was also an early advocate for translation of the Bible into the common language. He completed his translation directly from the Vulgate into vernacular English in the year 1382, now known as Wycliffe's Bible.|
- Select English Works
- Unprinted English Works
- Three Treatises on the Church
- Wycliffe Bible (ca. 1384)
Works about Wycliffe
- Condemnation of the Errors of Wickliff by the Council of Constance (1415).
- “Wiclif, or Wyclif, John,” in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J. M. Dent & Sons
- “John Wyclif,” in Catholic Encyclopedia, (ed.) by Charles G. Herbermann and others, New York: The Encyclopaedia Press (1913)
- “Wycliffe, John,” in Dictionary of National Biography, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., (1885–1900) in 63 vols.