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FNV LogoThe First Nations Version Project is a retelling of the Sacred Writings for Native Americans and other English speaking First Nations People.

FNV is a new translation and paraphrase of the Bible in the tradition of the storytellers from the oral cultures.


The First Nations Version New Testament (and Genesis)!

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As of June 2015 Rain Ministries and OneBook of Canada have partnered together, with the help of Wycliffe Associates, to create a First Nations Version New Testament using a group translation method. This increases acurancy and church ownership, while enhancing translation speed.

Click Here or on the image below, for a free informational PDF 


Click Here to view a Youtube video on the method of translation.

This New Testament is a unique part of the First Nations Version Project which includes the following.


1st Goal:  Publish “Birth of the Chosen One” a book for children of all ages. Completed Nov 1st 2013.

Finished2nd Goal:  Publish “When the Great Spirit Walked Among Us” combining the four Gospels into one narrative, by August 2014. Now available for orders!

3rd Goal: In partnership with OneBook create a FNV New Testament by the Summer of 2016!

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