Category Archives: Bible translation

2015 Year-end Report for eBible.org

Summary This report is for the organization called “eBible.org”, which operates many web sites (including, of course, eBible.org) and engages in other ministry associated with distributing God’s Word, the Holy Bible, to the world. Staffing consists of Michael Johnson and … Continue reading

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World English Bible “Essentially Done”!

One day in March 1994, I was discussing electronic Bible publishing with the Lord while driving between Boulder and Longmont in a Volkswagon Rabbit. I asked God directly what I should do about the lack of a modern English Bible … Continue reading

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Electronic Scripture publishing is what I do.

Bimin New Testament, a photo by kahunapulej on Flickr. Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. – Arthur C. Clarke As people watched intently in Bulal Village, I worked on some things using a notebook computer, using some of … Continue reading

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World English Bible translation status 16 Oct 2008

There is more than one way to cross a river. Grace, peace, and mercy be to you in the name of Jesus Christ, our Lord! Now is one of those times that I need to take a strategic look at … Continue reading

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New Testament and Old Testament Completions 2008-2009

One of the most spiritually intense portions of the Bible translation process is the completion phase. (A close second is getting started.) Of course, there are battles all along the way, but it is especially worth while to pray for … Continue reading

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Bad news/GOOD NEWS

We could really use some prayer, right now. There is an overabundance of circumstances that point to the likelihood of the enemy trying to cut off our supply lines in some sort of spiritual war turned physical. There is no … Continue reading

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History of the World English Bible

I just wrote and posted a brief history of the World English Bible. The World English Bible is a Public Domain (not copyrighted) translation of the Holy Bible into modern English. It’s main claim to fame is that it is … Continue reading

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Bible translation software development

When people ask what I do, I usually say something like “I develop software to help Bible translators.” That is probably about the shortest accurate answer to that question that I can muster, at least for my “main” job. I … Continue reading

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