Pope Francis has said of the Bible, “Take it, carry it with you and read it every day: It is Jesus himself speaking to you in it “*
This beautiful edition of the Catholic Bible invites you to read Scripture daily and hear the voice of Jesus. Small enough to carry with you to work or school, yet exceptionally readable thanks to the special typeface designed exclusively for the NRSV, the Catholic Bible, Personal Size Standard Edition is perfect for all who desire to spend time in the Word of God.
About the NRSV Renowned for its balance of scholarship and readability, the NRSV is a trustworthy translation appropriate for personal spiritual formation and in the academy. This Catholic Edition of the NRSV bears the imprimatur of the Roman Catholic Church and is approved for private use and study by the Catholic faithful.
- Complete Catholic Bible, including the Deuterocanonical books, with the official imprimatur of the Roman Catholic Church.
- Translators’ notes and cross-references showing connections within Scripture
- Durable Smyth-sewn binding lays flat in your hand or on your desk
- Full-color maps
- Exceptionally readable 91/2-point print size in the exclusive NRSV Comfort Print(R) typeface
* Angelus, St. Peter’s Square, April 6, 2014 (c) Libreria Editrice Vaticana. Used by permission.