Middle East

Rev. Ken Bunge

Rev. Ken Bunge

Meet the Missionary Rev. Ken Bunge assists with translating the Old Testament into modern Aramaic for the benefit of Chaldean Christians who are from Iraq. Ken makes periodic trips to Detroit, where the Chaldean translator lives among the large population (approx. 121,000) of Chaldean Christians living there. Ken served as an Arabic and Hebrew linguist…

Rob Hilbert

Rob Hilbert

Meet the Missionary Rob Hilbert is currently serving as the Executive Director of the Aramaic Bible Translation Project (ABT) through a partnership with Lutheran Bible Translators. The mission of the ABT project is to translate God’s Word into all modern Aramaic dialects including Assyrian, Chaldean, Sabro, Imona, and Tareq. Rob’s grandparents spoke Assyrian as their…