Print Run of 20,000 Books in 15 Languages set for October
The newest printing project at Clear and Simple Media will begin in October. In cooperation with OM Printing, India, CSM will be printing 20,000 copies of the book, Simple Truths. All of the books are intended to be distributed in the North America to churches that have an active ministry to immigrant and refugee communities.
Simple Truths is an evangelical catechism that introduces readers to the basic teachings of the scriptures using 144 questions and answers. The book was first written and translated for church-planters in SE Asia. Since 2006, the book has been translated into more than 30 languages.
This October print run will involve fifteen languages. OM will print five thousand English and two thousand French books. The other languages that are going to press in print runs of 1,000 each include Chinese, Spanish, Hindi, Portuguese, Arabic, Bengali, Indonesian, Farsi, Vietnamese, German, Russian, Tagalog, and Haitian Creole. Total cost to print and ship these 20,000 books is estimated to be $6,400 Canadian.