The Catholic Study Bible

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Donald Senior, John Joseph Collins
Oxford University Press, 2006 - Bibles - 1851 pages
13 Reviews
The landmarkOxford Catholic Study Bibleis available now an upgraded and revised Second Edition. Completely re-written study notes, expanded essays and sidebars make this bible the perfect choice for study and worship.

The heart of this volume remains its extensive Reading Guide that leads the reader through the Scriptures, book by book. References and background information are clearly laid out in the margins of the text, guiding the reader to a fuller understanding of the Bible.

Other outstanding features include: a 15-page glossary of special terms, complete Sunday and weekday lectionary readings for the liturgical years of the Church. 32 beautiful pages of full-color Oxford Bible Maps come with a place-name index for easy reference.

Printed on smooth, durable paper and bound with the highest quality materials, theOxford Catholic Study Bibleis an incredible value. It is an essential resource for both experienced students and first-time readers.

* Articles (Biblical History and Archaeology; Catholic Interpretation of the Bible; Challenges of Biblical Translation; Paul and His Writings)
* Introductory Sectrions (1 & 2 Samuel; 1 & 2 Kings; Major Prophets, Baruch, and Lamentations
* Index to Study Materials

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First of all, let me point out that my copy is the 2006 edition, so mine would not have the Revised Edition of the NAB. As pointed out by others, the notes are somewhat bland compared to some other ... Read full review

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General and Introductory Articles
The Biblical Texts and Their Background Donald Senior rg
The Bible in Catholic Life Daniel J Harrington rg

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About the author (2006)

John J. Collins is the Holmes Professor of Old Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Yale University. His many books include "Beyond the Qumran Community: The Sectarian Movement of the Dead Sea Scrolls," "Introduction to the Hebrew Bible," and "The Scepter and the Star: Messianism in Light of the Dead Sea Scrolls.

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