The Bible Society in accordance with the Assembly of Catholic Patriarchs and Bishops in Lebanon and the Biblical Federation organized the 2nd annual Bible Week which was from the 16th till the 22nd of November 2014.
Before launching the week of the Bible, 3 seminars took place at the Catholic Information Center where the theme of this year’s Bible week theme “The family” was discussed and elaborated on. The seminars were then followed by an opening ceremony at Bkerke by Beatitude Patriarch Cardinal Mar Bechara Boutros Raii .
Throughout the week, there were many event happenings such as lectures in some areas in Lebanon as well as activities in Catholic Schools. The Bible week ended with a beautiful mass prepared by the University Pastoral Work at Ecole de Notre-Dame des Apotres in New Rawda accompanied by the university students who had many special performances prepared. The Bible Society also had its portion in the program where it gave away the new testament to all those who attended the closing mass.