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Bible translation & distribution
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The tables below describe the status of Bible translation and distribution around the world by UN region. The first part of the table refers to individuals who have access to translations of the whole Bible, or at least the New Testament, or portions (usually gospels) or have no mother-tongue scriptures at all. The second part assesses these same phenomena by number of languages. The Bible distribution table indicates access to printed scri…

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“Bible translation & distribution”, in: World Christian Encyclopedia Online, Todd M. Johnson, Gina A. Zurlo. Consulted online on 21 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2020

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