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Scriptura, Bible Writing Competition 2018
The Bible Writing Competition, it is here again. Scriptura 2018, another opportunity for you to win a trip to Holy Land. Rules and Regulations: 1, Writing the Bible by hand encourages a more reflective engagement with the Divine Word. 2, The aim of the ‘Scriptura’ is to persuade the writer to copy prayerfully the Word of God on the paper as well in his heart. 3, Anybody from anywhere in the world can participate in the ‘Scriptura’ competition in any language. 4, Participants should copy the New Testament from St.Mathew to Revelation. 5, Those who are writing in Malayalam should copy the POC New Testament. Those writing in other languages should mention the edition they are using. 6, Except the preface and footnotes, all other parts of the New Testament including the verse number and chapters should be copied. 7, On completion only a certificate from the parish priest/any other priest/religious/spiritual leader, stating completion of copying the Bible need to be sent to Fiatmission. 8, You may attach a narration of experiences you had if any, while copying the Word of God. 9, The contestants should keep the completed work with them. 10, The participants of the ‘Scriptura’ should come to the venue of the gathering for the lucky draw with their work. Date and venue will be informed in advance. 11, The winner of the lucky draw should submit the completed work to FiatMission for verification by hand or by post immediately. Incomplete works will be disqualified. 12,Please call between 11AM-4PM:9847373788 (English and Malayalam).
Fiat Bible Printers
FiatMission have set a target to print and publish 20,000 copies of Holy Bible every month. This could be realized if we have sufficient Bible Printing Paper available for printing. We are running short of Paper. We need your prayers and support to acquire more Bible printing paper. For a limited period a certain distributor is willing to give it to us at a very low price. Rs. 85,000/- per ton. We need 100 tons to complete our entire pending project. We have 10 languages in the pipe line. We need atleast ten tons available at the printer to continue the work smoothly. Fiat Bible Printer, Changanassery is a new centre. There are 16 full time helpers. Last month we have acquired 10 tons of Bible Printing Paper for Changanassery and 5000 Bible copies were done. From next month onwards we are expecting at least 10,000 copies from Changanassery centre. For this we need a minimum of 10 tons Bible Printing Paper every month.
Fiat Magazine
Fiat magazines of Jan,Mar,Apr 2018 issue has been published and dispatched. These magazines are freely distributed for the benefit of our subscribers and the cost of it circulation is purely on donations. Fiat Magazine is at the moment only in Malayalam and Fiat Amulya in Hindi and Oriya. We are looking for a person who can translate Malayalam/English to Hindi, edit and do all DTP works for Fiat Amulya Magazine. Interested individuals may contact us for more details. We are working towards the English editions of both. If you have not already subscribed and wish to have a copy of any of the magazines, do send us your postal address or your email ID if you wish a soft copy of the magazines to fiatxtn@gmail.com. Thank you for your prayers and support.