Bible Society Celebrates Bible Week

Press Release:

The Bible Society of Nigeria [BSN] has set aside May 8th – 14, 2017 for all users of the Bible to celebrate the Bible Week throughout the country.

The theme for this year’s celebration, which is an annual event of The Bible Society of Nigeria, is: “Call upon me and I will answer”. The weeklong celebration will feature lectures, Bible quiz, debates, exchange of pulpit and prayers, among other programmes.

Bible week celebration is organized yearly to raise consciousness for Bible work in Nigeria, offer prayers and as well raise funds to support the Bible translation, publishing and distribution efforts of The Bible Society of Nigeria.

The Bible Society of Nigeria is a not-for-profit-making interdenominational Christian organization that translates the Bible into local languages, publishes, distributes and raises funds for the Bible work. So far we have complete Bible in 24 Nigerian Languages. Bible translation/revision is going on in over eight different Nigerian Languages. It costs the organization a minimum of ₦40 million to complete a Bible translation project.

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