Archive for July, 2013

Bibles in Public Schools?

Bibles in Public Schools?

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

It doesn’t sound possible, does it? It is not only possible; it is being done through the partnership of the Maryland Bible Society with two extraordinary ministries, Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF) and Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). Bringing Bibles into public elementary schools is allowed thanks to the Good News Clubs v Milford Central School […]

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What is Project 2:10?

What is Project 2:10?

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Project 2:10, dedicated to the salvation of the next generation, is one of 3 major missions within the vision of the Maryland Bible Society Judges 2:10: “After that …another generation grew up who knew neither the Lord nor what He had done for Israel” Many of today’s youth do not know the Lord. Many who […]

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New Ways to Give

New Ways to Give

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

As of July 1, 2013, the MBS website (mdbible.org) Donation page has new features. In addition to 1 time gifts, your choices now include recurring gifts with options of frequency, amount and designation. And if you would like, you may open your own account, giving you control over the gifts you share with us. In […]

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Message From MBS Director

Message From MBS Director

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Thank you for taking time to read the 3rd edition of MBS Today. All newsletters are exciting to the writers, but sometimes the “news” is so good, you know the readers will catch the excitement. This is one of those! Over the last few years, MBS has been mining the past and planning for the […]

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MBS Collection Now Online

MBS Collection Now Online

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Maryland Bible Society is pleased to announce, in partnership with Stevenson University, the historically significant MBS Collection is now open and Online, available to historians, scholars, researchers, students and the general public for review and study. Enabled by PastPerfect Museum Software, the Maryland Bible Society is only 1 of 5 institutions in Maryland making […]

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Excellence in Biblical Studies

Excellence in Biblical Studies

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Shannon Curran, a recent graduate of the Ecumenical Institute of Theology (EI) at St. Mary’s Seminary and University, received an award from Maryland Bible Society for her achievement of Excellence in Biblical Studies. This young wife and mother, who delivered her first child in the middle of her last semester of studies, is to be […]

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Dog Tags, the Confederate Bible Society and the New Testament

Dog Tags, the Confederate Bible Society and the New Testament

| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

What do Yankee ‘dog tags’, the Confederate Bible Society and a lost Confederate New Testament (NT) have in common? They are all part of the Maryland Bible Society’s Historic Collection and each has its own story. While sometimes the clues are fascinating, they can be difficult to follow. In 1862 the Confederate Bible Society (CBS), […]

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