The New Testament in Japanese, 1965 Shinkaiyaku seisho (New Japanese Bible) translation
Language: 日本語 (Japanese)
Translation by: Shinkaiyaku Seisho Kankokai
Gospel of John was first published in 1963. The whole the New Testament was published in 1965. This translation was made by Shinkaiyaku Seisho Kankokai with sponsorship from the Lockman Foundation. The copyright on this New Testament expired on December 31, 2015. See also http://bible.salterrae.net/bible/copyright.html for an abandonment of copyright statement. https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E6%96%B0%E6%94%B9%E8%A8%B3%E8%81%96%E6%9B%B8%E5%88%8A%E8%A1%8C%E4%BC%9A has more information about this translation.