9 October 2015

Read & Pray Around the World

READ: Luke 14 : 1-11

PRAY: Give thanks for the successful launch of the Luirichi Bible in Kenya last April and pray for the start of further translations. Thank God too for the growth of literacy programmes among the Turkana and Maasai communities.

Latest News

Hano New Testament translation project, Vanuatu

How God’s Word survived a cyclone

6th August 2015

Cyclone Pam was regarded as one of the worst natural disasters in the history of Vanuatu – the island nation located in the South Pacific Ocean. Sixteen people died, many were injured, and thousands of homes, schools and… READ MORE

Bible launch

A remarkable year for Bible translation

24th July 2015

To make the Word of God available to all people, we begin by translating the Bible into a language people can understand. The Scottish Bible Society is a founding member of the United Bible Societies – a collection… READ MORE

Nepal Earthquake - Photo from the Nepal Bible Society shop

Update from Nepal

10th July 2015

A video update has been received from the General Secretary of the Nepal Bible Society, Tej Jirel, who recorded the message on his recent visit to Singapore. Tej talks about the devastation the earthquakes have caused in his country… READ MORE


Rwanda Events – Updated

9th July 2015

In 1994, over a period of 100 days, an estimated 1 million men, women and children were slaughtered during the Rwandan genocide. In one of the darkest moments in human history, more than 6 people were murdered every… READ MORE

From the Blog

Of Talking Beasts and Passing on the Gospel

Tonight, having tucked my eight year old son into bed, I will read to him the final chapter of The Last Battle, the concluding volume of the Narnia series of books by C.S. Lewis. We began our journey… READ MORE

A reflection on Transforming Scotland

At the beginning of September I gathered along with nearly 500 church leaders at five cities throughout Scotland to hear the results of Transforming Scotland: The State of Christianity, Faith and the Church in Scotland. For me, one… READ MORE

The Big Swim

Pete Chirnside served as Church Partnership Manager at the Scottish Bible Society until December 2014. Pete reflects below on a recent sponsored swim undertaken to raise funds for the Scottish Bible Society and Tearfund. I didn’t intend to… READ MORE

Degrees of Wisdom

It’s that time of year again. Playgrounds across the land are filled with anxious parents hiding their fear and waving a cheerful cheerio to their 5 year-old offspring as they enter school for the first time. Last week… READ MORE

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