Special Programs Admissions

Studying and Translating Course Location:
Yad Hashmona, Jerusalem
Estimated Course Costs:
$1900 (sharing a room; travel to the land is separate)

Participants are ideally expected to have the equivalent of an MA in a field related to Bible translation and a basic working knowledge of Hebrew. It is recommended that participants are also able to use an interactive interlinear computer program such as PARATEXT or LOGOS. The course, offered in English, is full-time and intensive.
Please note: space in this course is limited (14 places). Special consideration will be given to Mother Tongue Translators (team leaders), consultants or consultants-in-training. MT translation team leaders engaged in a current OT project may apply for a scholarship.
For further information, please contact:
The deadline for applications is April 30, 2019 Candidates will be informed of their acceptance on or before May 15, 2019.
JCBT Office Phones and Email:
Tel: +972-2-579-0201
Fax: +972-2-533-3793
Email: Office@BibleTranslators.org
JCBT Office Mailing Address:
Jerusalem Center for Bible Translators
PO Box 40258
Mevasseret Zion, 9080500
Founders and Co-Directors
Halvor Ronning, Director:
Cell phone: +972-54-422-1994
email: halvor.ronning@gmail.com
Mirja Ronning, Director of Hebrew Studies:
Cell phone: +972-54-422-1995
email: mirja.ronning@gmail.com
Brian (Baruch) Kvasnica, Special Programs Director:
Cell phone: +972-54-599-6993
email: bk@bibletranslators.org