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Simberi Island, Papua New Guinea.
The Latest News and Ideas in Bible Translation
In 1959, Wycliffe Bible Translators sent two young linguists, David and Mitzi Shinen, to Gambell, Alaska. There they spent a few years learning the Yupik language and then started translating the New Testament. A careful and accurate translation from the original...
“We believe God is raising up a new wave of missionaries from Latin America for the Bible translation task in Southeast Asia.
Total languages globally: 7,099
Languages with some Scripture: 3,350+
NT translations with Wycliffe involvement: 1,000
Spoken languages needing translation: 1,879
Sign languages needing translation: 284
A Look at God’s Transforming Power
One day, two Bible translators came to visit. They brought booklets, called The Christmas Story, in the mother tongue of the villagers. The entire community was invited to hear the story.
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