wordalive now


Photography • Art • Design

Simberi Island, Papua New Guinea


News, Ideas and Progress in Bible Translation

CanIL Ride to Aid Students

This summer, Team CanIL will once again be part of the Valley GranFondo cycling event, to be held July 20 in B.C.'s lower mainland. Each participant is asked to raise at least $1,000 to help provide scholarships, bursaries and awards for students at the Canada...

Faith Comes By Hearing Joins Alliance

Faith Comes By Hearing (FCBH), a non-profit organization headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has joined the Wycliffe Global Alliance. On Jan. 8, FCBH leaders signed a membership covenant at a meeting with Alliance leaders from the Americas, thereby joining more...

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

From Atheism to Bible Translation

When Farrokh* was growing up, his country was part of the Soviet Union. He was taught in the education system ...
Read More

Easter Message Comes Alive

Leonard Bolioki understands just how powerful translated Scripture is. During a Good Friday service at his church in Cameroon, he ...
Read More

An Opened Door Opens Hearts

God works in many ways to reveal His love for people: through acts of kindness, a word timely spoken, and ...
Read More


A Look at God’s Transforming Power

Our People

Featured Wycliffe Staff

Justin & Tammy Hettinga

Alan Hood

Sights & Sounds

Inspiring video and audio features

VIDEO – Come and See: The Story of the Keliko New Testament
Displaced from their homeland in South Sudan, the Keliko never lost sight of their dream to receive God’s Word in their language.

More videos


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


jack popjes