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Father God's Word bible

Warakurna: All the stories got into our minds and eyes

Father God's Word bible

Mama Kuurrku Wangka

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An open bible
Mama Kuurrku Wangka (Father God's Word), 2007, published by the Bible Society in Australia, 250 x 170 x 50 mm. Photo: Katie Shanahan.

The people of Warakurna speak Ngaanyatjarra as their first language. This bible is a translation of the New Testament and portions of the Old Testament by the Ngaanyatjarra Bible Project and approximately 40 Ngaanyatjarra speakers from Warburton, Jameson, Blackstone, Wanarn, Warakurna and Tjukurla.

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