Ronald Knox was born in England in 1888, and he grew up in the Church of England. After much study and prayer, Ronald decided to join the Roman Catholic Church in 1917. Ronald was ordained a priest in 1919. Father Knox was a brilliant writer who published many works, but he saw a great need in the English-speaking Church: the need for a new translation of the Bible.
He spent nine years trying to translate the Bible into English that was precise, understandable, and enjoyable to read. Reading this story can encourage us to follow in the footsteps of Ronald know, who recognized a great need in the Church and devoted his talents to help fulfill that need.
Level 3 Reader
Softcover, 143 pages.