Next, the Bible has become a bestseller in the country of Mongolia. Missionary Rick Leatherwood reports that the day after the first Mongolian Bible went on sale, all 10-thousand copies were sold. Leatherwood and a team of translators worked several years to produce a Bible that the Mongolia people could understand. The growth in Christianity is evident, as the church in the formerly communist country has grown from fewer than 50 people in 1991 to about 10-thousand today.
Story number 4 for 19 Sep 2000
By davidvranishSeptember 19, 2000
- Primary Language: Mongolian, Halh
- Primary Religion: Buddhism
- Evangelical: 1.2%