Record Details

NGOBible Society (British and Foreign Bible Society)

Bible Society, Stonehill Green, Westlea, Swindon SN5 7DG

Telephone01793 418100
Background Information

The Bible Society, the working name of the British and Foreign Bible Society, is a Christian charity seeking to encourage greater engagement with the Bible both nationally and internationally. A key element of this programme is Bible-distribution, and fighting what the organisation calls 'Bible poverty', working alongside the other national Bible societies in the international United Bible Societies (UBS) organisation. The Society also undertakes educational, campaigning and lobbying work, all geared towards drawing attention to the perceived relevance of the Bible to contemporary culture and society. Charity no. 232759, company no RC000736. Source:

Year Created1804
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related Organisations

United Bible Societies (UBS)

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