How fear of a Catholic revolt in Wales led Queen Elizabeth I to commission a Welsh translation of the Bible in 1588 for use by the Protestant Church.

This clip is from:
Brought to Book
First broadcast:
19 August 2008

Students could question whether Queen Elizabeth I translated the Bible into Welsh due to her love of the language and Welsh heritage and then look at the evidence presented to see whether it supports this viewpoint. In groups, pupils could discuss what they think were the main reasons behind the translation of the Bible into Welsh.