Erasmian Myths: Revelation Back Translated from the Vulgate?

By | 2016-11-03T19:41:40+00:00 June 8th, 2016|Categories: Erasmus, Erasmus Myths|Tags: , , , |

One of the more notorious myths about Erasmus is that he backtranslated the last 6 verses of the book of Revelation.  There are many articles on the internet purporting to prove conclusively that Erasmus did in fact back translate from the Latin Vulgate the last few verses of Revelation.  However, this makes little sense when one takes into account Erasmus’ refusal to utilize portions of Codex Vaticanus that were provided to him, because of his […]