Last edited by Arazuru
Sunday, August 9, 2020 | History

2 edition of Bible translation in India, Pakistan and Ceylon. found in the catalog.

Bible translation in India, Pakistan and Ceylon.

John Stirling Morley Hooper

Bible translation in India, Pakistan and Ceylon.

by John Stirling Morley Hooper

  • 176 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Indian Branch, Oxford University Press in [Bombay] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Bible -- Publication and distribution -- South Asia,
    • Bible -- Version, Asian,
    • Missions -- South Asia

    • Edition Notes

      First ed. published in 1938 under title: The Bible in India, with a chapter on Ceylon.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBV2369.5.S6 H6 1963
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 226 p.
      Number of Pages226
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL276637M
      LC Control Numbersa 64002702
      OCLC/WorldCa5345314

      Bible without Study Guide Notes For the average villager in India, the cost to purchase a Bible is equal to three days' wages. Your gift will supply new believers with worship tools in their native language, which we often take for granted. $ Choose a quantity. Give Now. Handbook for travellers in India, Pakistan, Burma and Ceylon; Mohammadan dynasties; Buddha and his path to self-enlightenment; Parji language; Israel and her neighbours: short historical geography; Asia minor in ruins; History of civilization vol.1; History of civilization vol.2; Glory of Egypt; Coins of the World; Reference guide to the.

      Translating the Bible in India. By “Awake!” correspondent in India. INDIA is a land of many languages. Census figures reveal a total of 1, mother tongues, spoken by a population of more than million people. Getting the Bible into some of the more important languages of India has called for much perseverance and long-suffering. One of the several meritorious aspects of the book is that it is a fairly comprehensive collection of significant Christians and their contributions in the various fields of national life i.e. literature, politics, industry, military, judiciary, education, medicine, nursing, music and arts among others. MaktabaeAnaveem Pakistan MAP 12 Bible 4/5(1).

      we have bibles with all Indian language which includes Tamil,Telugu, English, etc and does it has various bibles version it can be read from children to elder. Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Historians of India, Pakistan and Ceylon (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Historians of India, Pakistan and Ceylon. Historians of India, Pakistan and Ceylon. By C. H. Philips.


Share this book
You might also like
Munitions Industry.

Munitions Industry.

Beyond mateship

Beyond mateship

KJV Gift and Award Bible Pink, Revised Case of 32

KJV Gift and Award Bible Pink, Revised Case of 32

In Patagonia

In Patagonia

Strindbergs impact in France, 1920-1960.

Strindbergs impact in France, 1920-1960.

Universal foscism

Universal foscism

Early photographs of a London school for the deaf : Homerton, 1900-1921

Early photographs of a London school for the deaf : Homerton, 1900-1921

Letters from the Sea (Voyages in Time)

Letters from the Sea (Voyages in Time)

Talent night aboard the Hogwash

Talent night aboard the Hogwash

Margarets plighted troth

Margarets plighted troth

Childrens Quiz Workbook

Childrens Quiz Workbook

Bible translation in India, Pakistan and Ceylon by John Stirling Morley Hooper Download PDF EPUB FB2

Marathi Language New Testament with Psalms and Proverbs, Revised Edition / F20MARH / Red Leather Binding by The Bible Society of India and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hooper, J.S.M.

(John Stirling Morley), b. Bible translation in India, Pakistan and Ceylon. [Bombay] Indian Branch. Sri Lanka, as "Ceylon", was conquered by the Portuguese inwho were then followed by the Dutch, who introduced the Reformed Church, then came the British, who under the orientalist and civil servant William Tolfrey (?) translated a Sinhala language Bible by BFBS revision of the Sinhalese Bible occurred from –Background: Outline, Index, Bibliography.

A Call to Prayer to the Uniting Churches in South India;The temptation and the establishment of the kingdom of God,Greek New Testament terms in Indian languages: a comparative word list,Bible translation in India, Pakistan and Ceylon (original version published in ; Revised by W.

Culshaw),Education: B. (Oxford), M. (Oxford). The Bible in India, Pakistan and Ceylon. [Margaret Sinker] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library.

The name of India does not occur in the Bible before the book of Esther where it is noticed as the limit of the territories of Ahasuerus in the east, as Ethiopia was in the west. (Esther ; ) The India of the book of Esther is not the peninsula of Pakistan and Ceylon.

book, but the country surrounding the Indus, the Punjab and perhaps Scinde. The Bible Society of India is a Christian body that is authorized to translate, produce, distribute and market the Bible and is a member of the United Bible Societies.

The motto of the Society is to translate the word of God in languages, which people can understand, and produce the scriptures (normally in book form) at a price people could afford to buy. The first translation of part of the Bible in Hindi, Genesis, was made in manuscript by Benjamin Schultze (), a German Missionary, who arrived in India to establish an English mission in and worked on completing Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg's Bible translations into Tamil and then Bible translations into Telugu.

That’s the situation in India now,” Varghese says. Since languages continue to evolve, a year-old translation is no longer relevant. New translations and revisions are both necessary, and Varghese says there’s a need for an accessible Bible translation which can be understood by youth and non-Christians, too.

Linguistic Divisions. Bible Plans help you engage with God's Word every day, a little at a time. Browse All Plans Download the Free Bible App. Tens of millions of people are using the Bible App™ to make God's Word a part of their daily lives.

Download the free app and access your. Wycliffe Bible Translators: Hope Through Bible Translation. Everyone deserves access to God’s Word. You’re invited to join a movement of global proportions — so that all people will have the opportunity to discover Jesus and be transformed through Scripture they understand.

The Bible Project. From From The Bible Project. From Jesus Film Project. The brown people of southern India and Ceylon are also descendants of Cush. Historians call them Dravidians; the ancients called them Sibae (Smith's Classical Dictionary).

Their Bible name was Seba (Gen. Josephus recognized an eastern and a western Cush--one in Asia, the other in Africa (Antiquities, Book 1, VI, 2). The BSI Archives is a permanent Bible Exhibition of the Bible Society of India located in the Head Quarters premises on M.

Road. It welcomes visitors from all walks of life for a visit. Visitors get the opportunity to supplement their understanding and knowledge about the history of the Bible, translations of Bible into different languages. Bibles For The World has extensive ministry outreaches in India, the homeland of founders Rochunga and Mawii Pudaite.

Forty-three Christian schools, a college and seminary, and a full-service Christian hospital serve thousands of families in towns and villages throughout Manipur state in Northeast India.

A study of the linguistic principles of India in connection with Bible translation make clear that the New Testament Greek and the Indian languages stemmed from Sanskrit are two different kinds of languages. Moreover, the use of different stylistic, semantic and cultural factors, along with the barriers of language manufacture a different text.

Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Bible -- Publication and distribution -- Societies, etc. Bible -- Translating. Missions -- India. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.

The Republic of India has two principal short names in both official and popular English usage, each of which is historically significant, "India" and "Bharat".

The first article of the Constitution of India states that "India, that is Bharat, shall be a union of states," implicitly codifying "India" and "Bharat" as equally official short names for the Republic of India. A commemorative postage stamp on The Bible Society of India (BSI), formerly The British and Foreign Bible Society in India and Ceylon, a member of the United Bible Societies.

Issued by India. Issued on Issued for: The Department of Posts is happy to issue a c ommemorative postage stamp on The Bible Society of India. Credits: Stamp, FDC & Cancellation: Nenu Gupta. According to Wycliffe Bible Translators, in October3, languages had access to at least a book of the Bible, including 1, languages with a book or more, 1, language groups with access to the New Testament in their native language and the full Bible.

It is estimated by Wycliffe Bible Translators that translation may be. Our Vision and Mission is to translate Bible in every Indian language and to reach every Indian with the word of God in his Mother Tongue.

Right now we are translating Bible in 50 Languages in 10 states of India along with Missionary Work and Church planting and other Social Service Activities.John Hands (5 December – 30 June in Dublin) was a missionary of the London Missionary Society in India and, with William Reeve, translator of one of the first Bible translations into Kannada ().

Hands founded the mission station in Bellary inafter having failed to establish a base at Seringapatam. References.historians of india pakistan and ceylon Download historians of india pakistan and ceylon or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get historians of india pakistan and ceylon book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.