The 16th Century King Of Sweden Who Fought The Catholic Church To Get The Bible Into The Hands Of His People

By Meranda DevanI love reading about great Christians of the past who have risked their lives to make a stand for their faith.  That is...
By Meranda DevanI love reading about great Christians of the past who have risked their lives to make a stand for their faith.  That is exactly what Gustav I of Sweden, born under the name Gustav Vasa did for his country of Sweden.  King Vasa was born in May of 1496 and died in  September 1560, and has been known as one of the most powerful kings in Swedish history.Gustav was the son of a Swedish senator and of a noble family whom played a prominent part in aristocratic politics of 15th-century Scandinavia. He was raised in the courts of Sweden, and...