Section 14. Modern Belarusian Bibles

148. The Bible books translated by Jan Piatrouski

National Library of Belarus, Minsk

Being in emigration, the Methodist pastor Jan Piatrouski worked on the Scripture translation. Starting with 1959, he translated and published separate books of the Old Testament – the Book of Ruth, the Book of the Prophet Joel, the Book of Jonah, Genesis, the Book of Ecclesiastes, or the Preacher. In 1991 his translation of the Gospel according to Saint John was published in Minsk.