Ethiopia is an ancient Christian country. “See, here is water! What prevents me from being baptized?” So says the Ethiopian to Philip in the Acts of the Apostles (8:36). This spontaneous decision, just a few years after the death of Jesus, marks the beginning of Christianity in Africa, and Ethiopia is the first country in sub-Saharan Africa in which Christianity put down permanent roots.
“I am so happy to have been given a Child’s Bible. It is my first Bible. It is precious to me and the most beautiful present anyone has ever given me.” A young girl from Cameroon
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