Catholic Biblical Federation (CBF)
Fédération biblique catholique (FBC)
Federación Biblica Católica (FEBIC)
Katholische Bibelföderation (KBF)
Federação Biblica Católica (FBC)
Federazione Biblica Cattolica (FBC)
1969-04-16 Rome Italy
Established under the title World Catholic Federation for the Biblical Apostolate (WCFBA) – Fédération catholique mondiale pour la pastorale biblique – Federación Biblica Católica Mundial – Katholische Welt-Bibelföderation (KWBF), under the auspices of the Secretariat for Christian Unity, as an international organization functioning within the area of Episcopal Conferences (Vatican II Constitution on Divine Revelation, Ch 6). Recognized by the Holy See, to which it relates through the E-XF0800 - Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity (PCPCU). Present title adopted 1990. Previously also referred to in Portuguese and Italian as Federação Biblica Católica Mundial – Federazione Cattolica Mondiale per l'Apostolato Biblico and Federação Biblica Católica (FBC) – Federazione Biblica Cattolica (FBC). Constitution drafted May 1970; adopted Apr 1972; amended 1978 and 1984; approved by the Holy See 27 Apr 1985; last amended and approved 18 Jun 2015, Nemi. Constitution approved by the Holy See, 19 Oct 2015.
Promote the use of Sacred Scripture in all aspects of evangelization as the mission of the Church.
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