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!”
The NRSVCE, Illustrated Catholic Bible delivers the authority of Scripture alongside 513 illustrations from a 16th-century Venetian Bible. This devotional Bible revels in the legacy of Catholic artistry with the intention of stirring your passions and uplifting your faith. With a specially designed typeface to maximize the duration of your reading, you’ll find the complete Catholic canon presented in a single column format.
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.
Angelus, St. Peter’s Square, April 6, 2014 ) Libreria Editrice Vaticana. Used by permission.
- Complete Catholic Bible with the official imprimatur of the Roman Catholic Church
- Anglicized text
- The only illustrated Catholic Bible for adults using exquisite illustrations from a 16th-century Venetian Bible
- Devotional Bible for Catholic readers that uses art renderings, each image is linked to a passage of Scripture to guide the reader in reflecting on the passage
- High-quality Bible paper
- 513 antique illustrations
- The exclusive Catholic Comfort Print. typeface created specifically for Catholic Bible Press by 2K/DENMARK type foundry
- Gilded page edging
- Two satin ribbon markers
- Durable Smyth-sewn binding lays flat in your hand or on your desk
- 9.5-point Catholic Comfort Print.