18Miduol si Jesus ug miingon kanila, “Gihatag kanako ang tanang gahom sa langit ug sa yuta.

19Tungod niini, sa inyong pagpanglakaw himoa nga akong mga tinun-an ang tanang katawhan sa tibuok kalibotan. Bunyagi sila sa ngalan sa Amahan, sa Anak ug sa Espiritu Santo

20ug tudloi sila pagtuman sa tanan nga akong gisugo kaninyo. Ug hinumdomi! Ako mag-uban kaninyo sa kanunay hangtod sa kataposan sa kalibotan.”

Mateo 28:18 - Mateo 28:20

About the Cebuano Language

The Cebuano language, also often colloquially albeit incorrectly referred to by most of its speakers simply as Bisaya ("Visayan"; not to be confused with other Visayan languages), is an Austronesian regional language spoken in the Philippines by about 20 million people, mostly in Central Visayas, eastern Negros Island Region, western parts of Eastern Visayas and most parts of Mindanao, most of whom belong to the Cebuano Visayan ethnic group. It is the most widely spoken of the languages within the so-named Visayan language family and is closely related to other Filipino languages. It is the lingua franca of the Central Visayas, eastern Negros Island Region (especially Negros Oriental), western parts of Eastern Visayas and most parts of Mindanao. The name Cebuano is derived from the island of Cebu, which is the origin of the language.

About the Maayong Balita Bible Translation

This dynamic version of the Bible has a contemporary translation. With larger fonts and easy to understand sentences, it is for Cebuano readers of all ages. This edition has a softbound cover. This low-cost Bible is designed for mission work distribution so that churches can give Bibles to Filipino homes at an affordable price.

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