DIGITAL BIBLE ENGAGEMENT

The BSI Ranchi Auxiliary organised a two day workshop on Building Digital Communities to build awareness on the digital Initiatives undertaken by the BSI. The two workshop included ‘talks’, ‘discussion groups’, and ‘hands-on’ experience on using the digital.  Mr. Samuel Thambusamy presented the opportunities and challenges of the digital for Bible Societies. He introduced the…

THE RELEASE OF THE NEW TESTAMENT IN NAGAMESE! 

Nagaland is one of the three states where the population is mostly Christian. The Bible has played a significant role in the socio-economic transformation of the various Naga communities. Nagaland has several indigenous Naga groups, and interestingly they speak mutually unintelligible languages. Hence,English is the ‘unifying’ official language of Nagaland. However, Nagamese – a creole…

BSI – CHURCH RELATIONS DAY

The Bible Society of India serves all Churches in translating, publishing the Bible in many languages and distributing them among their congregations. The BSI is the handmaiden of the Church even as it is a Servant in God’s Mission.  The 14th of November was observed as the Church Relations Day to reiterate the ‘Philadelphia Promise’…

Celebrating the Bi-Centenary of the First Published Telugu New Testament

Thanking God for the Telugu Bible Translation. This is the Bi-centenary year of the first published Telugu New Testament. Thanking God for the tireless effort, grit and determination of Ananda Rayar, an Indian Christian, who completed the Telugu New Testament Translation even after the untimely death of the missionaries.

Taking the Bible to Charid village

  The BSI Ranchi Auxiliary had the privilege of taking Bibles to Charid Village. The New GEL Church availed this opportunity and got the Pulpit Bible for their congregation. So happy that the Bible will be read in Church and the congregation will listen to God’s Word read in Charid Village. We pray that the…

BSI Audio Bibles

Now, you can hear what you have been reading. The Audio Bible makes God’s Word accessible to many people, particularly the elderly, the sick and also people on the go. Please pray for the distribution of audio Scriptures in many languages. If you are in need of the audio Bible please contact your nearest BSI…

New Auxiliary Secretary for Telangana installed

  We welcome Rev. John Basy Paul into the BSI family as he joins the BSI Telangana Auxiliary. Rev. John Basy Paul will give leadership to the BSI Telangana work as Auxiliary Secretary. After the installation service at St. George’s Church Abids, Rev. John Basy Paul was inducted at BSI office, Boiguda by Rev. Dr….

Audio Bibles for Persons with Visual Disability (PVDs)

The Media and Special audience department of the BSI makes Audio Bibles available to PVDs ( Persons with visual disability). Recently, we distributed Odia Audio Bibles to 30 students drawn from various colleges in Cuttack. The distribution was done in partnership with the BSI Odisha Auxiliary. The BSI is committed to making the Bible accessible…

Bible Funshop: A Whisper in the Dark

  Children can (and must ) be creatively engaged with God’s Word . The Digital is a huge opportunity to engage children with the Bible. The Bible Funshop is a digital bible engagement program conducted by the BSI Media Department.The aim of the Funshop is to introduce kids to Digital Bible resources and also help them…

The Bible Fun Shop, South Gujarat

Bible reading can be done through creative ways. The Bible Fun shops are designed to introduce Kids to digital bible resources and also help kids creatively engage with the stories in the Bible using digital tools. We set out to the Bible Funshop arranged at Jagiri village in South Gujarat. It took us almost 6 long…