Free acces to new orality Journal from International Orality Network

Orality is one of the biggest and most exciting issues in Bible and mission today. I have blogged about it many times (see here for posts mentioning orality) and we have even developed a section for resources on the Bible and orality. Orality is also addressed in our teaching here at Redcliffe both at undergrad … Continue reading Free acces to new orality Journal from International Orality Network

Lausanne World Pulse on the Bible and Orality

The latest issue of Lausanne World Pulse features an article titled, ‘International Orality Network’s Declaration on Making Disciples of the World’s Oral Learners through Audio Scripture Engagement’. It it they make the point that There are 4.35 billion people in our world who are oral learners. They are found in many cultural groups in the … Continue reading Lausanne World Pulse on the Bible and Orality

Bible and Orality

What are the issues, challenges and opportunities for engaging oral learners with the Bible? One way in to the discussion is to check out the Orality category of the Lausanne global conversation. Beyond that, here is a list of other resources: 1. Websites Bible Society Bible Storying Chronological Bible Storying Communication Across Barriers Faith Comes … Continue reading Bible and Orality

Bible Storying course this November at Redcliffe

Bible Storying course this November at Redcliffe Here’s an exciting opportunity for anyone wanting to learn how to communicate the Bible to people who, for whatever reason, don’t do books. The Bible Storying course is part of Redcliffe’s Centre for Linguistics, Translation and Literacy and is taught in partnership with the fantastic Wycliffe Bible Translators … Continue reading Bible Storying course this November at Redcliffe

Wycliffe Bible Translators to move their training to Redcliffe College – a personal reflection

Last week Redcliffe College and Wycliffe Bible Translators announced that Wycliffe will be moving their training to Redcliffe. You can see the full press release on the websites of both organisations: Wycliffe / Redcliffe. Here is a snippet: Eddie Arthur, the Executive Director of Wycliffe Bible Translators in the UK, says, ‘This is a wonderful opportunity for us and for … Continue reading Wycliffe Bible Translators to move their training to Redcliffe College – a personal reflection