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bema

1. A transverse space in a church a few steps above the floor of the nave and aisles, and separating them from the apse.
2. In a synagogue, a raised pulpit from which the Torah (Holy Bible) is read.
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BEMAS will continue to function as a separate organization and will remain at its current headquarters in St.
The combination of EB and BEMAS will offer even greater efficiencies and opportunities for customers in a very competitive market," said BEMAS CEO Steve Pownall.
BEMAS Software is a premium provider of technology solutions for benefits administrators focused on increasing operational efficiency, strengthening customer relationships, and improving their clients' bottom line.