The General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor William Kumuyi, has produced a Yoruba Bible concordance, called Bibeli Mimo Atoka.
The revered cleric, with the support of a team of Yoruba scholars, reportedly spent
15 years on the project, which was published by the Bible Society of Nigeria.
According to a broadcast by the church, the newly-produced scripture is “one of the
most reliable and readable Bibles” for personal study and teaching.
The church stated, “Bibeli Mimo Atoka offers the most literally accurate
translation from the original, while keeping
the integrity of the Bible.
“This new version takes care of changes that have occurred overtime in the
meaning of some expressions found in ancient Yoruba and makes the Bible more
comprehensible and relevant to today’s
Kumuyi said the Bible was specially prepared, adding that “it is true to the original with cross references.”