American Bible Society
The American Bible Society
) is a group, founded in 1816, that publishes, distributes, and translates the Bible
. In 2000
, ABS distributed 4,113,106 Bibles and 8,322,112 copies of the New Testament
. They are the translators of the Good News Translation
and the Contemporary English Version
. The current President of the ABS is Eugene Habecker.