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1950s: BIBLE TRANSLATION AT THE HEART OF A GROWING MISSION
Global Bible Translation 1950s: Bible translation at the heart of a growing mission As a new decade dawned in 1950, the 4-year-old United Bible Societies was facing a rapidly changing [...]
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Scripture translations for 707 million people completed by Bible Societies amidst pandemic
Amidst the challenges and disruption caused by COVID-19 in 2020, Bible Societies around the world completed Scripture translations in 66 languages used by 707 million people. These include first Scripture [...]
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Biblical View of Sickness and Pain
The Hellenic Bible Society organizes its 8th International Conference. This year’s conference is on “Biblical View of Sickness and Pain”. It will be held online, over the Zoom platform, on [...]
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Global Scripture Distribution by Bible Societies in 2019
More than 184 million full Bibles have been distributed by Bible Societies around the globe over the last five years, with 2019 marking a record for Bible provision. If every piece [...]
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Woman in the Bible
On December 13-14, 2019 the Hellenic Bible Society organized its annual academic conference regarding the woman’s position both in society and in church, based on the Bible, with the main [...]
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Students of the Hellenic Bible Society at the Archbishop
Students and those in charge of the postgraduate program of the translation of the original Bible text, carried out by the Hellenic Bible Society, visited Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and [...]
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305 million Bibles for the world this decade
In 2018, for the second year running, Bible Societies distributed more than 38 million full Bibles around the globe. Annual Bible distribution has been growing steadily since the turn of [...]
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The Word lasts forever
On Monday March 4, 2019 the Hellenic Bible Society organized an event of historical content for its 200 years of presence and action in Greece (1819-2019) with the main theme: [...]
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Special Historical Meeting for the 200 years of the Bible Society in Corfu
On Monday morning February 16, 2019 a special historical meeting of the Hellenic Bible Society on the 200th anniversary of its foundation in Corfu was held in the Cultural Center, [...]
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