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Two Lives Saved

A trauma healing facilitator is crediting his training on how to listen to distressed people for preventing a murder in the town of Rungu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. After attending the training seminar, the facilitator (a pastor who wishes not to be named) saw...

1,000th Translation: Keliko New Testament

This past August, the Keliko people of South Sudan celebrated a momentous milestone: after 20 years of perseverance through the hardships of civil war and displacement, the Keliko translation team has completed their translation of the New Testament. SIL...

Total languages globally: 7,099

Languages with some Scripture: 3,300+

Languages still needing translation: 1,600+

New Testament translations with Wycliffe involvement: 1,000

Feature Articles

One Letter Makes a Big Difference

There is nothing God wants to say that he cannot say in any language on earth. Wycliffe Bible Translators believe ...
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Called to Mentor Quechua Women

High in Peru's Andes Mountains, Luisa Cahuana meets regularly with Cusco Quechua women who are hungry to read Scripture in ...
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The Vision Turns 100

August 30 is an important date in the history of Bible translation. That date in 2018 marked 100 years since ...
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A Look at God’s Transforming Power

God’s Word Lights the Way

With a happy grin and sweat pouring down his face, Pey* was the first to arrive at the Scripture-checking meeting each morning. He left home before four a.m. and returned after nightfall, a grueling four-hour hike (with an elevation gain of more than 1,300 metres)....

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AUDIO SERIES – The Why and How of Bible Translation by Jack Popjes

VIDEOS – Dr. Billy Graham on Bible translation; Scripture dedication in Papua New Guinea

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