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Second Symposium in preparation for Week of the Bible 2023

On January 20, 2023, the Bible Society, in partnership with APECL, APECL Jeune, and the Biblical Federation, held the second symposium, at the Catholic Information Center in Jal el Dib, in preparation for the Week of the Bible, which will be taking place from 22 to 28 January 2023. The…...

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First Symposium in preparation of Week of the Bible 2023

On January 13, 2023, the Bible Society, in partnership with APECL, APECL Jeune, and the Biblical Federation, held a symposium, at the Catholic Information Center in Jal el Dib, in preparation for the Week of the Bible, which will be taking place from 22 to 28 January 2023. Archbishop Antoine…...

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Children’s Christmas Event

On Friday morning, 23 December 2022, the Bible Society held an outdoor Christmas program for over 400 children aged thirteen and below at its premises in Bauchrieh as part of its Christmas Fiesta program December 15-25. Upon arrival, all the children put on the Santa hats distributed at the entrance,…...

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Bible Society distributes 10,000 NTs during Papal visit to Cyprus

The Bible Society in Lebanon, in partnership with the Bible Societies of Greece and Cyprus, distributed 10,000 New Testaments during Pope Francis’ visit and Mass at GSP Stadium, Nicosia, on December 3, 2021. It all started when the BS-Lebanon’s General Secretary & CEO, Dr. Mike Bassous, was making a cordial…...

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One year commemoration of the Beirut Blast

Beirut, August 4, 2021: The Bible Society in Lebanon participated in the Beirut Blast one-year commemoration Prayer Mass through publishing 10,000 copies of a special Scriptural portion in memory of the sad occasion. On August 4, 2020, at 6:07 PM, thousands of tons of ammonium nitrate unlawfully stored at Beirut…...

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Bicentennial/Platinum anniversary celebration

Year 2020, though not considered the best year for many, is a very special one for the Bible Societies in the Middle East as it marks the 200th year for the Bible Society work in the region, and the 70th year for its official registration in Lebanon. For that reason,…...

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What we’ve been up to during the corona-virus lockdown

Due to the corona-virus pandemic, we had to switch to a mostly virtual work environment since 16 March 2020. The majority of work that we do requires being with and around people – whether it is through trauma healing trainings, lectures and bible studies, children’s programs at schools, welcoming visitors…...

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Supporting the bible cause 2019

The Bible Society – Lebanon held its annual private dinner on 7 May 2019, at Le Maillon restaurant in Ashrafieh which hosted 130 persons from church representatives, clergy, businesspeople, professionals, politicians, and friends of the Bible Society. This occasion allows the Supporters to get acquainted with the year’s accomplishments, challenges…...

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Supporting the Bible Cause 2018

The Bible Society in Lebanon held its annual private dinner on 19 June 2018, at Le Maillon restaurant in Ashrafieh which hosted 130 persons from church representatives, clergy, businesspeople, professionals, politicians, and friends of the Bible Society. This occasion allows the Supporters to get acquainted with the year’s accomplishments, challenges,…...

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Week of the Bible 2017 – ” Witnessing in the Bible”

For the fifth consecutive year, the APECL, General Secretary of Catholic schools, Biblical Federation and Bible Society join forces to celebrate “Week of the Bible” which took this year the theme “Witnessing in the Bible”. The week was composed of a series of events that addressed adults and youth, reminding…...

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Bible Days 2017 – Iraq

Bible Societies of Lebanon and Iraq celebrated “Bible Days” in Erbil 7 – 9 September 2017 through lectures and programs for children under the theme of “Witnessing in the Bible” In the Syriac Catholic and the Chaldean churches, Father Ayoub Chehwan addressed the people in the course of two lectures…...

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Supporting the Bible Cause 2017

On the 22nd of May 2017, the Bible Society in Lebanon held its annual private dinner at Le Maillon restaurant in Achrafyeh which hosted 120 persons from church representatives, clergy, businesspeople, professionals, politicians, and friends of the Bible Society. This occasion allows the Supporters to get acquainted with the year’s…...

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Diplomats’ Corps Dinner

The Bible Society hosted an exceptional dinner for the diplomatic corps in Lebanon honored by the presence of His Excellency the Dean and Apostolic Nuncio Msgr. Gabriele Caccia on the 16th of March 2015, in Le Maillon restaurant – Ashrafieh. Ambassadors from 26 countries gathered together over an exquisite dinner…...

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Supporting the Bible Cause 2016

On the 20th of June of 2016, the Bible Society held its supporters’ annual dinner. Over 100 people were present – business people, professionals, clergy, and politicians – including Bible Society Board members and some staff members. The dinner commenced with a word of welcome and introduction from the Chairman,…...

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Challenging the status quo of Downtown Beirut

“We are challenging the status quo state of downtown Beirut. We want to continue proclaiming the Word of God in the heart of Beirut,” exclaimed CEO and general secretary of Bible Society Lebanon, Dr. Mike Bassous. Our shop in Downtown Beirut first opened its doors in 1935. Since then, the…...

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