You asked: Who first translated the Bible from Greek to Latin?

Was the Bible translated into Latin or Greek first?

All the books of the New Testament were written originally in Greek. The Latin translation of the Bible written by St. Jerome, who was asked by Pope Damasus in 382 A.D. to bring order out of the proliferation of Old Latin versions which were in circulation.

What century did the Latin version of the Bible come about?

a wʊlˈɡaːta]) is a late-4th-century Latin translation of the Bible. It was to become the Catholic Church’s officially promulgated Latin version of the Bible as the Sixtine Vulgate (1590), then as the Clementine Vulgate (1592); the Vulgate is still currently used in the Latin Church.

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