The Patriot's Edition of the 1599 Geneva Bible is the same Scripture, word for word, that the Pilgrims brought to America nearly 400 years ago. This new edition, however, features some of the most important documents from our nation's Christian founding.
Do you know what version of the Bible had the greatest impact on the founding of America? It was the Geneva Bible. This was the translation that accompanied the brave founders of the New World. The Jamestown settlers who landed at Cape Henry in 1607 brought with them the Geneva Bible, and it became the foundation for the first American colony.
Myles Coverdale: First Person to Print a Complete English Language Bible, in He went on to help publish King Henry VIII's Great Bible in and he contributed to the publication of the English Geneva Bible in