Wycliffe USA Celebrates 29 Newly Completed Translations Of The Bible

Oct 19, 2016 by Will Maule

Wycliffe Bible Translators USA has announced its semi-annual Scripture Celebration will take place today, Thursday, October 20. The celebration of 29 newly completed translations of Scripture will be open to the public and you can catch the live-stream here.

“Our fall Scripture Celebration is the perfect way to follow up on the month-long #WhyBible campaign that ran throughout September,” said Bob Creson, President and CEO of Wycliffe. “This is another chance to celebrate the joy of the Gospel and to hear stories of people from all over the world whose lives have been changed by gaining access to Scripture in the language they know and understand best.”

Languages being celebrated in 2016 include Tamajaq Tawallammat, a language spoken by an estimated 450,000 people in Niger; Bunong, spoken by an estimated 44,000 people in Southeast Asia; and Paama, the language of an estimated 7,000 people in Vanuatu.

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