An open-licensed translation, intended to provide a ‘functional’ understanding of the Bible. It increases the translator’s understanding of the text by translating theological terms as descriptive phrases.
The unfoldingWord Simplified Text is intended to be used together with the unfoldingWord Literal Text to provide a more robust view of both the form and function of the original texts.
- Version: 1
- Release Date: 24 August 18
- Status: In progress
The “unfoldingWord Simplified Text” is a revision of “Translation for Translators” (by Ellis W. Deibler Jr. made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International license), designed by unfoldingWord and revised by the Door43 World Missions Community. It is made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International license.