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The Word for the World

Ministry Description
The Word for the World trains nationals in the required skills and provides them with the support they need to accurately translate God's Word into their primary language. The Word for the World partners with others to print and distribute the newly translated Scripture, and promote literacy and Scripture engagement where needed. The Word for the World has over 3 decades of experience in Bible translation, and its unique, mobile training program results in Bibles that are among the most accurate, readily accepted, cost effective and timely Bible translations in the world.
Ministry Details
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Founded: 1981
Tel: (719) 594-2052
Top Leader: Dr. Chris De Wet
Donor Contact: Ms. Alicia Turner
Member Since: February 4, 2013
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Ministry Sectors & Types
Ministry Sectors
  • Media
  • Missions
  • Ministry Types
  • Bible Translation (primary)
  • Publishing and Distribution
  • Literacy Program
  • Other Names Under Which Funds May Be Raised