Igbo .Bible

Discover more about the Bible in Igbo – and read it for yourself.

About the Igbo language

Igbo, also known as Ibo, is a language of Nigeria.

It has a widespread userbase of 18,000,000 in the southeastern regions where it is the De facto provincial language. Main language of Abia, Anambra, Ebonyi, Enugu, and Imo states.

Dialects include; Afikpo (Ehugbo), Nsukka (Nsuka), Ohuhu (Umuahia), Bende (Ohafia), Central Igbo (Union Igbo). 30 dialects vary in inherent intelligibility. The standard literary form developing based on Owerri and Umuahia dialects, omitting the nasality and aspiration found in those dialects.

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For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through Him.

- John 3:16-17

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you can get involved in Igbo Bible Projects by contributing:
– Translation skills: if you would like to work with us on a project as a Translator please contact info@biblesociety-nigeria.org
-Working for us in another capacity- Please see the jobs listed on your local Bible Society’s website

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