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Oral Bible Translation School

There are over 1,800 Bible-less languages which need an oral translation facilitator.


God has called us to partner with Him in ending Bible poverty. You can make a difference! The innovative translation methodologies make room for many to be able to participate in this crucial Great Commission ministry. You could be part of a team that would help a people group receive the Word of God in their heart language for the first time in history. This cutting edge school will equip you precisely for that. Come and equip yourself with us and help shape the destiny of a People!


Click here to learn more about how you can get a degree with University of the Nations.

Successful completion of a Discipleship Training School is a prerequisite for SODF.

This school is bilingual - English and Spanish. 

Contact us for more information: uofn@ywammazatlan.com

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Course Outline

With the purpose of ending biblical poverty and based on the concepts, principles and practices of orality you will receive training to translate the Bible in new languages.

How will you do it?
  • Learning to use oral translation tools for effective translation
  • Understand the use of communications to be able to use them in innovative methodologies for oral translation of the Bible
  • Learn to use the basic concepts of Bible translation and intercultural protocols for the production of your project
  • You will learn useful discipleship tools to train and guide others to God's intentions for their family and community
  • You will learn the biblical foundations of Orality and storytelling
  • You will learn how to do the internalization of the scriptures : bible interpretation/Exegesis 
  • You will learn how language works

Topics You'll Cover

Biblical Foundation of Orality
Cross-cultural Communication & Coaching

Internalization of the Scriptures

Understanding of Ending Bible Poverty and Bible innovations

Translation Methods & Principles

Global Theology

Upcoming schools







$3,500 USD 

To be paid in full by the 3rd week of lectures.


We currently offer a scholarship program as part of our effort to include students from nations that face greater economic challenges. 

Click here to see if your nation qualifies for a scholarship

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