Brian Simmons

The Passion Translation(R)'s principal translator is BRIAN SIMMONS. The Passion Translation (TPT) is a heart-level translation that combines the emotion and life-changing truth of God's Word, using Hebrew, Greek, and Aramaic manuscripts to portray God's fire heart of love to our generation. TPT's goal is to elicit an emotional response from every reader to the Bible's truth and to explain the deep mysteries of the Bible in God's love language, the language of the heart. Brian is now working on an Old Testament translation. Brian and his wife, Candice, responded to God's call to leave all behind and become missionaries to unreached peoples after a dramatic conversion to Christ in 1971.

They founded churches with the Paya-Kuna ethnic group for several years, taking their three children to the tropical rain forest of Central America. Dr. Simmons provided leadership for the churches that Jesus founded, and he assisted with the translation of the Paya-Kuna New Testament, having Read More chevron_right