Bible Society of Zimbabwe General Secretary – Rev C. Chidimuro (Standing far left) poses for a photograph with Chikunda language Old Testament translators in Kanyemba village.
Bible Society of Zimbabwe Translations to date;
Translation is vital to make scriptures available in languages people understand in usable formats. This work is done by qualified mother tongue speakers of the language assisted by a Bible Society of Zimbabwe Translation Consultant assigned to the project to ensure faithfulness, comprehensibility and quality control.
Bible Society of Zimbabwe has to date translated and published the following;
#BHAIBHERI (1949) Shona Yakanyorwa Zvekare.
#BHAIBHERI RAKACHENA MUCHINDAU (1957) Revised in 2000.
#IBHAYIBHILI ELIGCWELE (1978)
#BHAIBHERI RINOERA (1979)
#BHAIBHERI RINE APOKIRIFA (1979)
#BHAIBHIRI IDZVA RECHISHONA (2007)
#BHAIBHIRI IDZVA RECHISHONA RINE DHUTEROKANONIKA (2007)
#TESTAMENDE YATSAPANO MU CHICHIKUNDA (2007) Old Testament Translations in progress.
#IBHAYIBHILI LABANTWANA (2009)
#BHAIBHERI REVANA (2009)
#FOUR TONGA BIBLE BOOKS (2002)
“TO AFFORD EVERY ZIMBABWEAN THE OPPORTUNITY TO ACCESS THE WORD OF GOD IN THEIR PREFFERED LANGUAGE THROUGH TRANSLATION, PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION.”