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Bike for Bibles is a fund raising initiative of The Bible Society. Since 1984 we have raised over $8 million for Bible Society projects worldwide. This has enabled many thousands around the world to learn to read using God's word.
overcome many personal, physical, and spiritual
challenges to be involved in the exciting and vital
ministry of Bike for Bibles.
Rides range from just a few kilometres to much
longer marathon rides, with events planned around
Australia and overseas. You can be part of Bike for
Bibles by riding, joining the support crew, praying,
or making tax deductible donations.
Give the gift of literacy, and God's life giving
The Bible Society in Australia was started in 1817. It is an interdenominational organisation devoted to putting the Bible into people's hands. Their official aim is to ;
`provide the Word of God to all people, in their own language, in a format they can use and at a price they can afford.'
The Bible Society is part of a large network of similar organisations, numbering 120, and located in 200 countries.
Parts of the Bible have now been translated into over 2,300 languages. Complete Bibles are available in 900 languages.
2004: Supporting Pakistan, Indonesia, and Indigenous Australians
Pakistan is a beautiful country, and offers a great variety
of vistas which range from some of the highest mountains
of the world, to fertile plains and arid deserts. Read more...
Indonesia's population is over ten times that of Australia at 216 million. It's a diverse country with many different languages, cultures and religious beliefs.
Nungalinya College is unique. It is a partnership of the Australian churches, providing education and training in ministry to indigenous people throughout Australia. Read more...
Seen Just One More Hill ?, read all about the 2003 Perth to Hobart ride.
Read all about the 2006 Commonwealth Ride