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What is the Bible and How Should We Engage It?

In Bible by Biblica Staff

The Bible is a gathering together of very unique writings, including letters, stories about Jesus, histories, song lyrics, wisdom literature, prophetic oracles, and much more. All the different authors of the Bible had a reason for choosing the kind of writing they did. Each book of the Bible has its own character, and each makes a special contribution to the whole Bible.


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From Priest to Pastor to Bible Translator

In Ministry by Biblica Staff

Luciano Jaramillo was born in Argentina, during what historians call the “infamous decade” – a period of time following the Great Depression that involved political corruption and ultimately a revolution that ushered in the era of Juan and Eva Peròn.


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My Unplanned, Yet God-Inspired Journey to Becoming a Bible Translator

In Bible by Biblica Staff

“As I look back in my life,” Eben reflects, “I realize that this path I’m treading has not been my chosen path. This road has been paved by Jesus. I am therefore at ease at Biblica, and I rest in my mind when I work with Biblica – God’s chosen place for me. I am grateful to God for this work.”


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Ernest Sempebwa’s Royal Life

In Bible by Biblica Staff

When Ernest Kimwanuka Kintu Sempebwa was born in 1918, Uganda was just beginning to recover from the East African Campaign – a series of violent battles that spread across East Africa during World War I. The nation was also in the midst of a sleeping sickness epidemic.