2023 Scripture Celebration

This year we celebrate 33 completed Scripture projects from the four corners of the globe. See how our partner organizations have delivered God’s Word into these first languages!
Click on each language below for more information and photos of the translation project!

South America

Brazil: Kulina
Colombia: C*
Peru: Ticuna


Benin: Sazwe Gbe
Burkina Faso: N*
Burkina Faso: W*
Central African Republic: Laka
Côte d’Ivoire: Bété de Guibéroua
Democratic Republic of Congo: Buta-Koya
Democratic Republic of Congo: Butu-Nita
Democratic Republic of Congo: Komo
Democratic Republic of Congo: Omiti
Kenya: Ilchamus
Kenya: Pokomo
Mayotte: Comorian Maore
Mali/Burkina Faso: Yibe*
Nigeria: Kamwe
Nigeria: Karai-Karai
Sudan: Tira
Tanzania: Bena
Tanzania: Ikoma
Tanzania: Kabwa
Tanzania: Nyiha
Tanzania: Safwa

*Name changed for security reasons


Southeast Asia: M*
Indonesia: Seko Padang
Indonesia: Tengger
Indonesia: Una
Philippines: Isnag
Philippines: Karao

*Name changed for security reasons


Solomon Islands: Cheke Holo
Solomon Islands: Zabana
Papua New Guinea: Kaluli
Let the peoples praise you, O God…Let the nations be glad and sing for joy!
—Psalm 67:3a,4a