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  • German "Unified Bible" revised.

    A few decades ago, the most recent revision of the Bible is back. A standard translation for German-speaking countries was last made in the 1970s. Since then, this version has been working. Until September 20, Autumn Plenary Assembly of German Bishops. Because here was the newly revised Bible presented.

  • CBF International Biblical Congress in Rome

    The Catholic Biblical Federation will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Federation by organizing an International Biblical Congress in Rome from April 23-26, 2019. The Congress shall reflect upon the work and fruit of the Federation during  past 50 years, identify the challenges for Biblical pastoral ministry in the current ecclesial reality and outline its objectives and priorities for the coming years.

  • Eleventh World Chinese Biblical Congress

    Following a meaningful celebration of the 50th birth anniversary of the first Chinese Catholic Bible (Studium Biblicum version, 1968-2018), over 200 participants gathered at the Eleventh World Chinese Biblical Congress held in late November in Hong Kong commit to continue promotion of reading and living God’s Word to bring forth fruit in all ministries of the Church.

  • New Subregional Coordinator for CBF Central Europe

    Accepting the proposal of the Regional Committee of the Central European Subregion of the Catholic Biblical Federation, the Executive Committee in its ordinary session held in Rome on November 9-11, named Father Eduard Patrascu Coordinator of the Central European Subregion.
    Father Patrascu succeeds Mr. Wolfgang Baur in the Coordination of the Subregion, to whom we thank for his commitment and dedication.

    CBF International Biblical Congress in Rome
    06 Jan 2019

    The Catholic Biblical Federation will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the Federation by organizing an International Biblical Congress in Rome from April 23-26, 2019. The Congress shall reflect upon the work and fruit of the Federation during  past 50 years, identify the challenges for Biblical pastoral ministry in the current ecclesial reality and outline its objectives and priorities for the coming years.

    Annual Meeting of the Executive Committee

    12 Nov 2018

    LYN Steering Committee Meeting

    17 Dec 2017

    CBF Biblical Symposium in Warsaw

    13 Nov 2017
    German "Unified Bible" revised.
    02 Apr 2019

    A few decades ago, the most recent revision of the Bible is back. A standard translation for German-speaking countries was last made in the 1970s. Since then, this version has been working. Until September 20, Autumn Plenary Assembly of German Bishops. Because here was the newly revised Bible presented.

    Eleventh World Chinese Biblical Congress

    27 Nov 2018

    New Subregional Coordinator for CBF Central Europe

    13 Nov 2018

    Dei Verbum Nemi Course 2019

    26 Oct 2018

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    German "Unified Bible" revised.

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    CBF International Biblical Congress in Rome

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    Eleventh World Chinese Biblical Congress

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    13 Nov 2018

    Annual Meeting of the Executive Committee

    12 Nov 2018

    Dei Verbum Nemi Course 2019

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    Dei Verbum Nemi Course 2019
    26 Oct 2018

    After some years of suspension, a new edition of the Dei Verbum Course in a renewed form has been announced for September 4 - November

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    29 Jan 2018

    Dei Verbum Course in Zimbabwe

    04 Jan 2018

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    15 Dec 2017
    LectioYouth.Net at the Pilgrimage of Youth in Alèdjo, Diocese of Sokode
    18 Mar 2018

    Bishop Célestin-Marie Bawilima Gaoua , bishop of Sokodé, encouraged the youth to use the Lectioyouth.Net program not only to read, bu

    The Holy Bible and Lebanon

    29 Jan 2018

    LYN Steering Committee Meeting

    17 Dec 2017

    Visit of the General Secretary of the Catholic Biblical Federation to Harare (Zimbabwe)

    10 May 2016
    Launch of the new living translation catholic edition
    17 Mar 2016

    The New Living Translation Catholic Edition was released on March 6, 2016 by His Excellency, Most Rev. Salvatore Pennacchio, Apostolic

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