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Harmony in Words: The Ogbia Bible Translation Project

Harmony in Words: The Ogbia Bible Translation Project A profound transformation is taking place in Ogbia, a vibrant community with a rich culture, diverse languages, and colourful traditions in Bayelsa state. This new wave of transformation is occasioned by the ...
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The Journey of Bringing the GNB63DC to Life Again

The Journey of Bringing the GNB63DC to Life Again Since its establishment, The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) has been transforming lives by committing to the noble task of making the Word of God accessible to all and extending a ...
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Reverend Mother Esther Ajayi Acknowledges BSN’s Invaluable Contribution to Christianity

Reverend Mother Esther Ajayi Acknowledges BSN’s Invaluable Contribution to Christianity One of the highlights at the 15th Founder's Day Annual Lecture and Awards Ceremony of The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) was the presentation of awards to individuals who have ...
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We Need to Mobilise Resources for Global Mission – Iderawumi

We Need to Mobilise Resources for Global Mission – Iderawumi Pastor Abiodun Iderawumi, the Chairman of the 15th Founder's Day Annual Lecture and Awards Ceremony organised by The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN), has underscored the vital role of the ...
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Navigating Nigeria’s Spiraling Insecurity with Faith and Courage

Navigating Nigeria’s Spiraling Insecurity with Faith and Courage L-R: General Secretary/CEO of BSN, Pastor Samuel Sanusi; President of BSN, Bishop Dr. Timothy Banwo; Founder, Love of Christ Generation Church, Rev. Mother Esther Ajayi; former Head of State and Patron of ...
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Restored Hearing: Ngusha’s Miraculous Journey with End-to-End

Restored Hearing: Ngusha's Miraculous Journey with End-to-End … “I was partially deaf, now I can hear” – Mrs. Ngusha Mrs. Rahadi Ngusha, a resilient farmer from Iourough in the Buruku Local Government Area of Benue State, has shared her remarkable ...
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Bible House Project: A Testament to Divine Support and BSN’s Perseverance

Bible House Project: A Testament to Divine Support and BSN’s Perseverance  The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) has been devotedly committed to fulfilling its mandate of making the Word of God available and affordable to Nigerians in their preferred languages ...
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Divinely Victorious: CR Victor School Shines in Bible Battle

Divinely Victorious: CR Victor School Shines in Bible Battle “The Lord is my strength and my song; He has given me victory. This is my God, and I will praise Him. My father’s God, and I will exalt Him” Exodus ...
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BSN Empowers Ajegunle Community with the Bible and Relief Materials

BSN Empowers Ajegunle Community with the Bible and Relief Materials The ever-boisterous Ajegunle community in the Ajeromi-Ifelodun Local Government Area of Lagos State was thrown into excitement on Tuesday 23rd May 2023 with the presence of the Macedonian Call team ...
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How BSN Drives Evangelism through its End-to-End Project

How BSN Drives Evangelism through its End-to-End Project “And he said unto them, Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.” Mark 16:15. As part of efforts towards helping Nigerians engage with the Word of ...
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Why Everyone Deserves the Holy Bible in their Language

Why Everyone Deserves the Holy Bible in their Language Renowned Austrian Philosopher, Ludwig Wittgenstein postulated that “the limits of my language mean the limits of my world.” When the Bible, God’s own Word to mankind, is not available in a ...
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How BSN is Impacting the Christian Community through Bible Translations

How BSN is Impacting the Christian Community through Bible Translations “I am excited beyond measure that we have the Bible in our language. We will now have a better understanding of the word of God than when we were using ...
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BSN’S Diplomatic Relations with the Nigerian Church

BSN’S Diplomatic Relations with the Nigerian Church …a critical nucleus in the Bible work Christianity is fast growing in Nigeria. In one of its studies, the Pew Research Center, a US-based global think-thank that provides information on social issues and ...
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Obasanjo Leads Church Leaders to Actualise Bible House Project

Obasanjo Leads Church Leaders to Actualise Bible House Project Former President, Chief Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo on January 27, 2023, led the crème-de-la-crème of the Nigerian Christian hierarchy on a fundraising expedition in Lagos for the actualisation of the proposed BSN ...
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BSN Honours Pacesetters in Bible Work

BSN Honours Pacesetters in Bible Work In recognition of their selfless and committed service to the noble ideals of The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN), Bible Awards for Selfless service to God and Humanity were presented to some distinguished personalities at the ...
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At Annual Lecture, BSN Sets Agenda for Credible Polls

At Annual Lecture, BSN Sets Agenda for Credible Polls The 14th edition of the Founder’s Day Annual Lecture and Awards Ceremony of The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) held on February 8, 2023, in Lagos was an opportunity for representatives ...
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Our Impact in 2022 and Foresight for 2023

Our Impact in 2022 & Foresight for 2023 Please click here to download newsletter ...
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Bible now in 27 Nigerian languages; 11 more translation projects in steady progress

Bible now in 27 Nigerian languages; 11 more translation projects in steady progress With the successful dedication of the Okun language Bible a few weeks ago, the number of Bible translated into Nigerian languages comes up to 27, with 11 ...
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BSN Trains Pastors, Missionaries for End-to-End Programme in Ebonyi, Enugu States

BSN Trains Pastors, Missionaries for End-to-End Programme in Ebonyi, Enugu States Buoyed by the need to propagate the good news to people in the hinterland through a combination of the projection of Jesus Film and other Bible listening programmes, the ...
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New Bible Heroes Emerge in BSN’s Secondary School Competition

New Bible Heroes Emerge in BSN’s Secondary School Competition As part of efforts aimed at encouraging secondary school students to engage with the word of God, The Bible Society of Nigeria held the grand finale of the National Secondary School ...
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Advocacy for the Blind Cause

Advocacy for the Blind Cause The Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) in conjunction with the Nigeria Association of the Blind (NAB) celebrated the International White Cane Safety Day 2022 in Lagos with the theme “Equality, Participation, and Justice.” The event, ...
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Empowering the Deaf with the Word of God

Empowering the Deaf with the Word of God In line with its vision of growing a community of Nigerian Christians empowered by the Holy Bible to make positive global impacts, as well as its mission of making the Holy Bible ...
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Bringing out the best in the Blind

Bringing out the best in the Blind “Our world seems to be lacking in the milk of human kindness in the manner in which we relate to persons with disabilities (PWDs)." Winners of the "You Can Be Their Eyes" Bible ...
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Tears of joy, relief, as BSN visits displaced persons’ camps

Tears of joy, relief, as BSN visits displaced persons’ camps It was an outburst of powerful emotions when the delegation of The Bible Society of Nigeria stormed the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camp at Wuro-Jabbe in Adamawa State last month ...
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Excitement, Hope as BSN Set to Dedicate the Holy Bible in Okun language

Excitement, Hope as BSN Set to Dedicate the Holy Bible in Okun language After five years of rigorous work and deployment of resources, The Bible Society of Nigeria is now set to deliver a completely translated Bible in Okun language, ...
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Healing Streams from BSN’s Marathon Bible Reading Programme

Healing Streams from BSN’s Marathon Bible Reading Programme …as participants share testimonies of healing, salvation, and deliverance The recently concluded Marathon Bible Reading is an eloquent testimony of the healing power in the Word of God. Here are some of ...
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BSN Promotes Cultural Sustainability through Indigenous Bible Reading

BSN Promotes Cultural Sustainability through Indigenous Bible Reading …as Nigerians demonstrate greater inclination towards God through their mother tonguesFor five uninterrupted days, Nigerians from all walks of life converged at various parts of the country to participate in a historic ...
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2022 Winner of BSN Annual NYSC Essay Competition

Re-Engineering the Nigerian System for Sustainable Development by KOGI MYIRIAH PRUDENCE - 2022 Winner of BSN Annual NYSC Essay CompetitionMiss Kogi Myiriah Prudence won the 11th Edition of the BSN’s Annual NYSC Essay Competition in 2022. Click the download button ...
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BSN Sets Agenda for National Rebirth at NYSC Essay Contest

BSN Sets Agenda for National Rebirth at NYSC Essay Contest …proffers practical solutions to national problems Sauntering with shimmering poise unto the dais, 24-year-old Miss Kogi Myriah Prudence exuded unimpeachable confidence to clinch the star prize of the 11th Edition ...
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Prominent Personalities Express their Views on the Bible

Prominent Personalities Express their Views on the Bible Dr. Cosmas Maduka, Founder, Coscharis Group“The greatest book that is greater than any human intellect is God’s word, the Scripture, because it is written by inspiration. Prophets of God spoke God’s thoughts ...
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BSN & The Church

BSN & The Church …an irrevocable partnership The establishment of the Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) was highly influenced by the collaboration of the Church in Nigeria. In 1965, the first indigenous Governor of the defunct Eastern Region, the late ...
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No Perfect Gift Like a Customised Bible

No Perfect Gift Like a Customised Bible Customizing a Bible gift or souvenir for your loved ones on their special day will never go wrong or out of fashion! What other gift on earth transcends time and usefulness other than ...
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The BSN Quiz Culture

The BSN Quiz Culture …and lessons for reinventing Nigeria’s educational system When in 2019, up-and-coming Nigerian singer and songwriter, Gururu, in partnership with his friend, TDY, released his so-called “banger” titled “Las Las”, little did we know the music will ...
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Corporate Social Responsibility

Why you should vote at the forthcoming elections. It was the renowned English Philosopher, Edmund Burke that once said, “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.” This is why Christians must ...
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What Membership of The Bible Society Means to You.

What Membership of The Bible Society Means to You. Since its establishment on 8th February, 1966, The Bible Society of Nigeria has been actively engaged in the translation, publication and distribution of The Holy Bible in Nigeria. The Society also ...
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The extensions of our humanity

The extensions of our humanity When renowned Canadian philosopher and communication theorist, Marshall Herbert McLuhan published his most famous thesis, “Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man” in 1964, his argument was that technology was anything that extended our capabilities as ...
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Testimonies from our Trauma Healing Sessions

Testimonies from our Trauma Healing Sessions Some participants at our Trauma Healing Sessions share amazing testimonies of their lives transformation The Trauma Healing has impacted my life so richly in the following ways:a) I received healing from chronic unforgiveness. I ...
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Turning their lemons into lemonades

Turning their lemons into lemonades How our trauma healing programme is restoring hope to thousands across the nation People don’t choose troubles, troubles choose people. This, unfortunately, is the harsh reality of human existence that has led many, who life ...
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May 2022 GS Newsletter

Excitement, joy as new Yoruba Bible debuts Making the Word of God more understandable, enjoyable and interactive are some of the key objectives driving our work at The Bible Society of Nigeria. This is what informed the production of the ...
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BSN Marks 2022 Bible Week Celebration Nationwide

BSN Marks 2022 Bible Week Celebration Nationwide “The Bible is the best gift of God to mankind because it contains all the good the Almighty God has given to the world.” – General Dr. Yakubu Gowon.As the indisputable bastion of ...
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