The Catholic Study Bible

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Donald Senior, John J. Collins
Oxford University Press, 2006 - Bibles - 1851 pages
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The landmark Oxford Catholic Study Bible is 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, the Oxford Catholic Study Bible is 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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This Bible with its simple but explicit reading guide, historical explanations, maps, genealogies, index, concordance and cross references to other Bible passages gives clearer insight and guidance to anyone studying specific Books. The addition of the Lectionary readings is a work of genius. Read full review

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I am very satisfied with my new study Bible. I have always wanted one and am enjoying all the new information that it offers. Thank you so much for making Christian resources advailable to us to buy at affordable prices. MJRee Read full review


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)

Donald Senior, C.P., isPresident Emeritus and Professor of New Testament Studies and President of Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, Illinois.

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