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"The Society of Biblical Literature, founded in 1880, is one of the oldest learned societies in the U.S. and has a membership of nearly 7,000. Its purpose is to stimulate the critical investigation of biblical literature, together with other related literature, by the exchange of scholarly research both in published form and in public forum. The SBL endeavors to support those disciplines and subdisciplines pertinent to the illumination of the literatures and religions of the ancient Near Eastern and Mediterranean regions, such as the study of ancient languages, textual criticism, history, and archaeology."
This society of New Testament scholars is based in Europe.
This page offers information about the publications and activities of the Association.
"The purpose of the Catholic Biblical Association is to promote, within a context of faith, scholarly study in Scripture and related fields by meetings of the association, publications, and support to those engaged in such studies."