Austro-Hungarian Empire, (present-day Slovakia)
February 6, 1877
Stará Turá, na Jazvinách, u Dornákov, Austria-Hungary
July 28, 1962
Bratislava, Czechoslovakia, (present-day Slovakia)
Austro-Hungarian Empire, Czechoslovakia, Slovakia
Lutheran priest, missionary, writer, editor
The first translation of Bible from original languages into Slovak language
Spouse(s) Ružena Vraná from
Jozef Roháček (February 6, 1877 − July 28, 1962) was a Slovak Protestant activist, evangelist and scholar.
He translated the Bible from original languages into
Slovak. The first edition of the complete Lutheran Slovak Bible was edited by British and Foreign Bible Society in 1936. The revised edition was printed in Kutná Hora ( Czech republic) in 1951. [1 ]
Publications [ edit ]
Evolucionizmus vo svetle pravdy alebo čo má každý vzdelaný človek vedieť o evolucionizme ( Evolutionism in the light of truth or what should every literate person know about evolutionism), Bratislava, Svetlo, 1936
References [ edit ]
^ Holéczy, Daniel E. (1991). Životopisy – Kristína Royová, Jozef Roháček, Ružena Vraná, Viera Roháčková (in Slovak). Cicero. p. 42.