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Bible Translation Organizations

DOOR International - DOOR International’s vision is to bring God’s Word and biblical Christian fellowship to Deaf communities worldwide.

Wycliffe Bible Translators
"If your God is so powerful, why doesn't He sign in my language?"
Wycliffe Bible Translators is a large international organization that works in the areas of linguistics, literacy and Bible translation. Their vision is to give everyone in the world access to a Bible in their heart language.

Wycliffe Bible Translators - Nederland (in Dutch)
Wycliffe Bible Translators - Nederland is part of Wycliffe Bible Translators - Worldwide and has the goal of drawing Dutch Christians and local churches into active participation in the worldwide Bible translation work.

 

Bible Translation projects in Europe

British Sign Language Bible Translation Project

Wyclliffe/Proel - Bible translation project in Barcelona, Spain (in Spanish)
"If your God is so powerful, why doesn't He sign in my language?"
Wycliffe Bible Translators is a large international organization that works in the areas of linguistics, literacy and Bible translation. Their vision is to give everyone in the world access to a Bible in their heart language.

Le Signe (in French)
Belgian Sign Language Bible translation project

Bible Translation projects outside of Europe

Japanese Sign Language Bible Translation - Their vision is to give the Deaf access to the Bible in a Sign Language translation they can understand.

Deaf Missions:  The Bible in ASL

The Word Is Life
TheWordisLife.net represents a global partnership of people from many nations who want to see the world transformed by God's power and love and the Bible translated into every language.

Videos

God Speaks My Language
A video describing Wycliffe's sign language translation work worldwide.(subtitled in English)

 Beauty Beyond Words
(7 minutes) - This short video clip contains an explanation of the need for sign language Bible translations and what Wycliffe Bible Translators is doing about it.

Reaching the Deaf in Central Europe
This is the last section of a video made by the IMB (International Mission Board) about their work in Central Europe. The pictures show how sign language translations of the Bible are made and the impact that it is having in Central Europe.

 

Examples of Bible texts in sign language

Ephesians 6:10-20 in Czech Sign Language (CSE)

Luke 1:5-25 in Russian Sign Language (RSL)

Acts 16:22-40 in American Sign Language (ASL)

Ruth 1:7-18 in Austrian Sign Language (OGS)


Brochure

The Bible in Dutch Sign Language

 

 

 

Mission Frontiers publication

Mission Frontiers is a magazine that is published in the United States. The January/February 2014 edition is focused on the theme of reaching Deaf people...

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Translation work has begun!

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An independent foundation!

It is official!

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Wycliffe/SIL workshop

16-21 September 2011

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Sample texts

What does a sign language Bible look like?

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What the work group is doing...

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What is an avatar and what does it have to do with sign language?

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BSL Bible translation update

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