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My Judas

Hi sisters and brothers,

I comment about Acts 1:15-20, and Judas Iscariot.

Acts is the fifth book of the New Testament, after the four Gospels. Acts tells things that apostles of Jesus Christ did after Jesus was executed. Acts 1 means Chapter 1 of Acts.

Acts 1:15-20 is the paragraph Peter told about Judas.

Peter – Saint Peter – was one of the twelve apostles of Jesus Christ. He was also the “Apostle of the Apostles”. Đọc tiếp My Judas

Lời cầu nguyện 303

The prayer series

Jesus ơi,

Nhớ hồi nào
em nguyện cầu mà không có bằng chứng một ai có thể nghe thấu.
Nhớ hồi nào
em viết những lá thơ tình mà không một ai đáp lời.
Nhưng trái tim em, một bài ca hy vọng,
vẫn quay về phía mặt trời và hát.

Rồi bóng tối lạnh lẽo đi qua,
ánh sáng ấm áp đến. Đọc tiếp Lời cầu nguyện 303

Gained in translation: Why you should translate – Những thứ học được từ dịch thuật

Having reluctantly stumbled upon poetry translation at the age of 14, Minh Quan takes us on his journey through the world of translation explaining how it helped him to broaden his notion of Vietnamese culture, offering a bridge between him and the past, and how it can help others do the same as well.

Minh Quan Do, a student at United Nations International School of Hanoi (UNIS), is an aspiring poet and translator of poetry. He has been working for a series of years on projects involving translation of poetry and crafting original works. His current project, “Gained In Translation,” seeks to explore the effect of translation on language and meaning through a process called back-translation.

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