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What does NAB stand for?

NAB stands for New American Bible

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Joseph Jensen, told NCR that, under the new agreement, the biblical association will receive 15 percent of royalties on sales of the New American Bible Revised Edition, or NABRE, which came out in March.
Among the topics are a narcissism scale applicable to the content analysis, cognitive-affective correlates of meaningfulness in life in chronic somatic disease, assessing mental function in multiple sclerosis patients, risk assessment of threatening communications from FBI case files, and the analysis of selected portions of the New American Bible.
Word-for-word" translations--including the Revised Standard Version-Catholic (RSV), New Revised Standard Version-Catholic (NRSV), Douay-Rheims, and New American Bible (NAB)--aim for a close literal translation from the original text, while "thought-for-thought" translations--the Good News, Jerusalem, New Jerusalem, and Christian Community Bibles--highlight the intended meaning.
The New Revised Standard Version, the Revised English Bible, the New American Bible and the New Jerusalem Bible, all translate pro multis as "for many.