Foxe's Book of Martyrs

Foxe's Book of Martyrs

Updated up to the 21st Century

by John Foxe, Harold J. Chadwick (Editor)
Publisher: Bridge-Logos
Trade Paperback, 442 pages
Price: $18.99

Rewritten and updated by Harold J. Chadwick to include recent accounts from the 160,000 martyred in 2001.

In 1563, John Foxe began a memorial of martyrs starting with Stephen, the first to die for the cause of Christ, and ending with the most recent martyrs of his day: those killed during Bloody Mary's reign. He knew that danger lies in forgetting the martyrs—in being insensitive to their struggles.

Martyrdom is not a thing of the past; every day the Christian Church is persecuted in countries all over the world. More Christians were afflicted in the 1900s than in all the past centuries combined.


  • A color timeline
  • Detailed indices
  • Author biographies
  • Beautiful illustrations
  • Sensitively revised in modern English
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