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Samuel Isaac Joseph Schereschewsky is known for his heroic work in translating the Bible and parts of the Prayer Book into Mandarin. Then he started translating for another Chinese dialect, got stricken with paralysis, was forced to resign his see, and sat in a chair for 20 years, typing 2000 pages with his one good finger, and finally finished his translation into Wenli.

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