Bible Translators in Training

Purpose

BBT exists to:

  • Raise awareness of the need for Bible translation around the world
  • Provide members with opportunities to become involved in the work of translation while preparing for ministry
  • Encourage students to consider implementing the language and theological training they receive as a means to translate the Bible into languages that do not yet have it

Activities

  • Monthly meetings
  • Semester lectures by scholars and missionaries in fields relevant to the task of Bible translation.

Contact

Justin Cox
BBT President
jcox316@students.sbts.edu; Phone number: 239-825-4671

ResourcesĀ on Bible Translation

  • Overview of Cross-Cultural Bible Translation
    Dr. Mark Terry
    Audio (MP3)
  • Linguistics and Bible Translation
    Mr. Lloyd Milligan
    Audio (MP3), Presentation (PPT), Handout (PDF)
  • The Cost of Living Dangerously: William Tyndale and the English Bible
    Dr. Michael A.G. Haykin
    Audio (MP3)
  • Bible Translation and New Tribes Mission
    Bill Housley
    Audio (MP3)

And now I commend you to God and to the word of His grace, the word which is able to build you up and give you the inheritance among all those who are sanctified – Acts 20:32