Training Translators with an Oral Foundation

The first graduation for the Institute for Biblical Languages & Translation's inaugural School of Biblical Hebrew was held in late February 2018. 15 translators from 6 different nations were immersed in Biblical Hebrew for 8 months, in a program that starts with an entirely oral foundation, modelling the way we learned our mother tongues.

They will return to 9+ Old Testament translation projects, reminding us that the majority of Bibleless people groups are oral communicators.

 

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