How God’s Word survived a cyclone

Hano New Testament translation project, Vanuatu

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 […]

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A remarkable year for Bible translation

Bible launch

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 […]

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Rwanda Events – Updated

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 […]

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Update from Nepal

Nepal Earthquake - Photo from the Nepal Bible Society shop

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 […]

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Gospel winners

NIV gospels

At this year’s Church of Scotland Heart & Soul event, we offered visitors to our stand the chance to win NIV gospels for their church. The competition was to guess which of the Bible translations was in Kinyarwanda. […]

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Aid and Scriptures delivered in Nepal

A girl is taking a Gospel of John 1

Following the devastating earthquakes that struck Nepal, killing more than 8,000 people and leaving many homeless, our colleagues at the Nepal Bible Society have been supporting the aid effort by distributing packs that include mosquito nets, medicine, food, […]

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