Efrain Alphonse & Robert Morrison: Bible Translation Heroes

The first African-American Bible translator, Efrain Alphonse, grew up in Panama while his father worked on the canal.

Listen to this clip to learn about Efrain.

The Bible was translated into Chinese, amidst great danger, by Robert Morrison and William Milne (1813). Later Joshua Marshman and John Lassar (1822) completed another Chinese translation.

Listen to learn more about Robert’s work here.


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