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The work and witness of the Society is never at a standstill. Whether it is new items being added to our product range, further progress in the work of Bible translation, or correspondence from those to whom we have been able to grant Scripture items, the work goes on. While our Quarterly Record and Annual Report give quarterly and yearly updates, this page includes links to more current news items.

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Translation News
24 September 2020
Thadou Bible project »
The Thadous are an ethnic tribe native to north-eastern India and eastern Bangladesh. They are one of the largest tribes a...
31 July 2020
Hindi and Bhojpuri projects »
Hindi, as a linguistic variety, is the fourth most-spoken first language in the world, after Mandarin, Spanish and English...
01 July 2020
Chichewa Bible »
The Society has been working together with Free Grace Evangelistic Association (FGEA) for some years to produce a new edit...
01 June 2020
Spanish Bible Revision Project »
Good progress continues to be made on the revision of the Old Testament. At present the team are finishing the final revis...
05 May 2020
Tedim-Zokam Bible »
For many years a small team in Burma (Myanmar) have been translating the Authorised (King James) Version into Tedim Zokam....
02 April 2020
TBS French Bible Revision Project »
If first and second language use is taken into consideration, there are an estimated 274 million French speakers worldwide...
04 March 2020
TBS Bemba New Testament »
Bemba is a major Bantu language spoken primarily in the north-eastern and Copperbelt regions of Zambia by the Bemba people...
10 February 2020
TBS Simte Bible »
Simte, spoken primarily by the Simte people, is one of the many tribal languages of Northeast India. The Society has half-...
20 January 2020
TBS Amharic Bible project »
The Society’s native Amharic translator has been engaged for seven years in preparing a new edition of the Amharic Bible w...
17 December 2019
Chinese Scriptures »
For nearly six years a small team of native Mandarin Chinese translators have been undertaking a new translation of the Bi...
12 November 2019
Mongolian Bible Project »
Mongolia is the eighteenth largest and the most sparsely populated sovereign state in the world, with a population of arou...
15 October 2019
Persian New Testament »
It is a great joy to report that the Society’s revised Persian New Testament is currently at the printers. God willing, we...
26 September 2019
Shona Bible »
Shona (Zimbabwe) – Zimbabwe has sixteen official languages since the adoption of its 2013 constitution, but the country...
12 August 2019
Hindi Scriptures »
As a linguistic variety, Hindi is the fourth most-spoken first language in the world, after Mandarin, Spanish and Englis...
02 July 2019
Chichewa Scriptures »
Chichewa or Chewa is the most widely known language of Malawi, being chiefly spoken in the central and southern regions of...
10 June 2019
Pokot New Testament »
Pokot is a language spoken by approximately 700,000 people, the majority of whom are tribal people living in the northern...
08 May 2019
Spanish »
It is estimated that more than 437 million people speak Spanish as a native language, which qualifies it as second on the...
01 April 2019
Thadou Bible Project »
The Society has been working on a Thadou Scripture project for many years, with the first edition of the New Testament bei...
07 March 2019
Update on the Society’s Bulgarian Bible Revision project »
The Society's current revision of the Bulgarian Bible is based on the First Bulgarian Protestant Bible, widely known as th...
04 February 2019
TBS Amharic Bible Project »
Amharic has close to 26 million speakers around the world, of which slightly more than 21.6 million live in Ethiopia. The...
21 January 2019
TBS Dan New Testament »
Dan is a tonal language spoken primarily in Ivory Coast and Liberia. The language was formerly known as Gio. Thus the TBS...
07 January 2019
Simte Bible »
Simte is a Kuki-Chin language, spoken primarily by the Simte people in Northeastern India, who are concentrated in Manipur...
13 December 2018
TBS Spanish Bible »
Spanish is the second-most spoken language in the world after Mandarin Chinese, and it is estimated that more than 437 mil...
20 November 2018
TBS Chinese Scriptures »
Mandarin is by far the largest of the Chinese dialect groups, spoken by 70 percent of all Chinese speakers, with close to...
17 September 2018
Nepali Bible »
The first edition of the Society’s Nepali Bible was published in 2011. It has been very well received, and is about to be...
06 July 2018
Chichewa New Testament »
Chichewa, the most widely known language of Malawi, is spoken chiefly in its central and southern regions. It is also spok...
08 June 2018
Shona Bible »
There are around 14.2 million Shona speakers, the great majority of whom are found in Zimbabwe where most of our Shon...
24 April 2018
Amharic Bible »
The Society’s Amharic Bible project is a new translation with reference to the best Biblical Texts: the Greek Received Tex...
10 April 2018
Persian Scriptures »
 Persian, otherwise known as Farsi, is the major language spoken in Iran (a country corresponding to the Biblical ‘El...
26 February 2018
Tagalog Scriptures »
Over a quarter of the population of the Philippines speak Tagalog as a first language, and the majority speak it as a seco...
23 January 2018
Chinese Scriptures »
For several years the Society has had a small team of native Mandarin Chinese translators undertaking a new translation of...
19 December 2017
Chothe Bible Project »
The Chothe tribe, the majority of who live in the Indian state of Manipur, are mainly poor subsistence farmers. It is a sm...
17 November 2017
Thadou Bible Project »
The Thadou people are the largest tribe in Manipur, India, according to the state census of 2011, and Thadou is spoken in...
12 October 2017
Spanish Bible Project »
More than 25,000 copies of the Society’s revised Spanish New Testament have been distributed since the official launch in...
21 September 2017
Simte Bible Project »
Many people have never heard of Simte, unless it has been through the Trinitarian Bible Society. The Simte are one of the...

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