Afrikaans Bible translation included in ‘Vlam vir Afrikaans’ project

Thursday 29 August 2019
The first translation of the Bible in Afrikaans was honoured as a part of the ‘Vlam vir Afrikaans’ project at the Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria on Sunday, 25 August.

Taking on Africa for Bibles

Wednesday 24 July 2019
Two sisters, Lynsey and Suzann Knoetzen, determined to “find themselves” on a recent holiday rediscovered the Bible instead. It changed their lives — and now they want to help to change the lives of others in Africa too.

A harvest of hope

Wednesday 19 June 2019
June is Youth Month in South Africa. This year, 25 years into our democracy, the youth continue to face a wide range of problems like rising unemployment, substance abuse and crime.

Run for a purpose, run for Bibles

Wednesday 5 June 2019
The spectacle that is Comrades Marathon takes place on Sunday, 9 June. It is a gruelling race of perseverance that mirrors the Christian race in many ways. It is filled with ups and downs, joy and pain, doubts, and then a reward at the end. AND it is not for the faint-hearted.

Visit our new online Bible shop

Wednesday 22 May 2019
Buying your Bibles from the Bible Society is now easier than ever, thanks to our new online Bible shop. Visit our online shop to browse through our selection of Bibles and other Scripture material.

Bible and aid relief for cyclone-stricken Mozambique

Wednesday 24 April 2019
In March, Cyclone Idai wreaked havoc on large parts of Mozambique.

Bikes roaring for Bibles

Wednesday 10 April 2019
It’s Word Riders time again: when bikers boldly tackle rough terrain for Bibles – this time in the southern parts of the Eastern Cape.

Bible Society salutes armed forces

Wednesday 27 March 2019
For many years the Bible Society of South Africa has had a long-standing relationship with the armed forces. Members of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF)  have been using New Testaments and Bibles distributed by Bible Society since 1940.

Cranking it for Bibles

Tuesday 12 March 2019
The Mother City was a hive of activity this past weekend as thousands of cyclists took to the streets for the annual Cape Town Cycle Tour. The event is also a big affair on the Bible Society’s calendar.

Read and learn in all our languages

Wednesday 30 January 2019
On 31 October, the Bible Society reached an exceptional milestone. With the launch of the Setswana literacy material in the Uniting Reformed Church Tlhabane, Rustenburg, speakers of all 11 official languages in South Africa now have access to this material, which forms part of a project, If you can read you can learn.

The Bible for their future

Wednesday 30 January 2019
In 2018, some 26 270 Grade 7 learners in our country each received a Bible of their own, many of them for the very first time. Many of these children’s parents were struggling to get by and with the daily grind to put food on the table, a Bible for each child is not always possible.

Thank you Johannes

Wednesday 30 January 2019
Bible translation is the heart of Bible work. A brief letter we recently received, makes one realise how wonderfully the Lord works in the hearts of his children to ensure that his Word makes its way into the hands of people.

The BibleSA app - available now

Monday 3 December 2018
The BibleSA app - available now: Read the Bible or listen to available audio versions Subscribe to Bible reading plans Add bookmarks, highlights and your own personal notes Search the Bible Selected Bibles are available for offline viewing Download today!
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