Mary saved for six years to buy one and Thomas Charles was so moved by her determination he helped establish the Bible Society
four years later.
A wonderful collection of plates depicting ancient translations, regional examples, and photos from the annals of the American Bible Society
, as well as an extensive bibliography and three indexes (Scripture references, languages, and subject-author), all contribute to the value of the book, which I will gladly recommend to my translation students.
The American Bible Society
was founded by a coordinated effort from regional Bible societies amalgamating into a national organization for more efficient evangelization.
A woman reads a bible at the the philippine bible society
Anthony Aijaz Lamuel, General Secretary, the Pakistan Bible Society
distributed the trophies, cash prizes and certificates among players on closing ceremony.
'I stand here today representing the government and celebrating the birth of the first born of many yet to come from the Bible Society
of Botswana,' she said.
As in other colonies, the Bible Society
was a characteristic institution of a Protestant Christian country.
In its own tribute to Ladigbolu, who served as the chairman of its Yoruba Bible Translation Committee, the Bible Society
of Nigeria described him as a person 'who is ever ready to offer help where and when needed without counting the cost or considering what he would gain therein'.
THE Bible Society
has been fined [euro]110,000 over a user data breach affecting 417,000 members.
Andrada, the president of the Philippine Deaf Language Association, and Peter Ding Basa, the project director of the Filipino Sign Language Bible Translation, are part of an ongoing fundraising project led by the Philippine Bible Society
and the United Bible Societies (UBS) aimed at producing the first translation of the Bible in Filipino.
The images are complemented by the artist's comments on his work as well as Bible verses from the revised Luther Bible 2017 from the German Bible Society