Gordon College plans to launch a new Bible Translation Initiative, designed to prepare students from all majors to join in the completion of Scripture translation, in the spring of 2019.
On location in Sweden for the Frontier Filmmaking Seminar this past summer, Rachel Baldwin ’17 helped Create International film a modern retelling of the story of Ruth from the perspective of three Syrian women who had recently arrived in Sweden.
Feeding students’ intellectual appetite took on a new meaning when a 44-foot trailer, outfitted with advanced physics instruments, visited campus in late October.
Bringing together more than 350 contributors—all of them native Africans, including Gordon’s very own Dr. Dan Darko (biblical studies and Christian ministries)—the Africa Study Bible is designed to offer a translation and commentary of God’s Word that specifically relates to African cultures and values.
“My latest visit to Beijing fell just a week before the start of the China’s Communist Party’s quinquennial congress. Preparations were in full swing as shop-owners hung flags and plastered banners, and an army of maintenance people worked around the clock to prepare the city for the arrival of President Xi Jinping.”