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British and Foreign Bible Society


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PATTEN, John Alexander (1883 - 1952), Historian British and Foreign Bible Society since 1946

GEDEN, Alfred Shenington (1857 - 1936), Vice-President of the British and Foreign Bible Society

WATSON, John T. (1904 - 1992), General Secretary, British and Foreign Bible Society, 1960–69, retired

Sowing the Word: The Cultural Impact of the British and Foreign Bible Society, 1804–2004

Shore, John, first Baron Teignmouth (1751-1834), governor-general of Bengal and founder and first president of the British and Foreign Bible Society

PLATT, William James (1893 - 1993), General Secretary, British and Foreign Bible Society, 1948–60; Consultant, 1960–61; retired, 1961

BISHOP, Frederic Sillery (died 1913), JP (Glam.); Secretary of the Victoria Institute; Member of the Committees of the Church Missionary Society and of the British and Foreign Bible Society

CUST, Robert Needham (1821 - 1909), JP; barrister-at-law; retired member of HM’s Indian Civil Service; Hon. Secretary and Vice-President of Royal Asiatic Society; Vice-President of British and Foreign Bible Society, and Church Missionary Society

GLEGG, Alexander (1848 - 1933), JP; Chairman, Barry and Staines Linoleum Manufacturing Co.; Director, John I Thornycroft, Ltd, Shipbuilders and Engineers, London, Southampton, Basingstoke; Chairman of the British and Foreign Bible Society; Vice-President, Battersea Polytechnic

COLEMAN, Noel Dolben (1891 - 1948), Secretary for Translations and Librarian of British and Foreign Bible Society since 1944; Examining Chaplain to Bishop of Bradford since 1931; Hon. Canon of St Sitha in Bradford Cathedral since 1936

MACALPINE, George Watson (1850 - 1920), Chairman of the Altham Colliery Company, Ltd; Great Harwood Colliery Company, Ltd; Accrington Brick and Tile Company, Ltd; Whinney Hill Plastic Brick Company, Ltd; Vice-President of the British and Foreign Bible Society; Ex-President of the Baptist Union

 

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One of the largest Bible Societies. An interdenominational body, it was founded in London in 1804 for the printing and distribution of Bibles at home and abroad. It has published translations of the Bible (excluding the Apocrypha) in many languages.

Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century) — Bibliography.


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