Oldest bible

Christian Education Council Oldest Bible Competition. The Mayor and Mayoress of Chesterfield Keith and Pat Morgan examine a bible believed to be from the 15th century.
Christian Education Council Oldest Bible Competition. The Mayor and Mayoress of Chesterfield Keith and Pat Morgan examine a bible believed to be from the 15th century.

A BIBLE dating back to the 15th Century has gone on show to celebrate this year’s Year of the Bible.

The Latin text - dated at 1475 - was brought to Central Methodist Church, Saltergate, by a member of the public as part of an appeal for the oldest bible in Chesterfield.

The Mayor and Mayoress received a number of entries, which were brought to the launch evening for this years Whit Walk.