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The CTS New Catholic Bible – Standard Edition

Catholic Truth Society


The CTS New Catholic Bible uniquely uses the same translations used in the Mass, in an attractive and durable volume which would make an ideal gift, as well as being suitable for scripture study and private reading. Includes helpful notes from renowned Scripture scholar, Dom Henry Wansbrough OSB.

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CTS Product Code: SC101Please refer to this code when ordering over the phone Categories: , , ISBN: 9781860824678
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The CTS New Catholic Bible will lead you through the same English texts that the Church uses at each Mass, with notes and introductions edited by Scripture expert Dom Henry Wansbrough OSB.

This Standard Edition of The CTS New Catholic Bible is suitable for all purposes; an attractive and durable hardback volume that will suit scripture study and private reading, while also making an excellent gift, including for First Holy Communion and Confirmation.

The CTS New Catholic Bible contains:

• Jerusalem and Grail translations authorised by the Vatican for use in the Liturgy

• Specially commissioned introductions, one for each book, giving the biblical and historical context

• Specially commissioned liturgical introductions placing each book of the Bible in the Church’s liturgical year

• Footnotes following the latest scholarship

• Marginal references helping you get the most out of each passage

• A clearer layout – using modern fonts in easy-to-read single-column format

• Text alterations, replacing the word ‘Yahweh’ with ‘the LORD’ as requested by Pope Benedict XVI for all new Bibles

• Directories of references for readings used in the Mass and the Liturgy of the Hours, including the fuller two-year cycle for the Breviary

Text sizes in this edition: 8pt text (6pt for footnotes). The text size in the image preview above is not necessarily true to size.

Other editions of The CTS New Catholic Bible:

• Paperback Edition

Product details

Weight 0.850 kg
Dimensions 120 × 180 mm

Product Format Hardback
Pages 2260
Publication Date 2007-01-01