Ila Bible Project

Ila languageIla (Chiila) is a language of Zambia. Maho (2009) lists Lundwe (Shukulumbwe) and Sala as distinct languages most closely related to IlaIla is one of the languages of the Earth included on the Voyager Golden Record

The translation of the ILA Bible in Zambia is being developed for the ILA speaking people, Bible Scholars who have had a desire for a deeper understanding of the Scripture texts in ILA, the clergy and the Zambian populace in general. The purpose of this translation is to have a complete ILA Bible by the end of 2027. The New Testament was launched on the 12th July 2016.