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The Bible Odyssey website invites the general public to chart a journey through the social, historical, and literary richness of the best-selling, best-known book of all time.
International Cooperation Initiative
provides free online PDF files of SBL publications, as well as partnering publishers, to scholars and students who would not otherwise have access to this scholarship.
The David Noel Freedman Scholarship Award
for Excellence and Creativity in Biblical Scholarship encourages the finest scholarship in biblical studies.
The Paul J. Achtemeier Award
for New Testament Scholarship stimulates the finest and most penetrating work in New Testament studies.
The Richards Lecture-Discussion Series supports the discussion of the way sacred texts, and especially the Bible, play a role in and intersect with public policies. This series of public discussions will bring people and institutions together to unravel the past relationships of sacred texts and public policies, and to envision new ways to shape this lively intersection.
Celebrate a colleague by giving a tribute gift to SBL. Donations may be given in memory or in honor of and an acknowledgement card will be sent as directed. To mail in your donation, download a form here
See the In Memoriam and In Honor page here.
A bequest is one of the simplest and most popular ways to make a gift and support the Society of Biblical Literature. By including SBL in your will, you help ensure the quality of the Society’s programs for generations to come. Whether you wish to provide general operating income for the Society or support a specific program, your bequest expresses your lasting commitment to the Society of Biblical Literature. More information