The New Jerusalem Bible is recognised as one of today’s most accurate, clear and modern translations, the fruit of long collaboration between leading biblical scholars.
This handy-sized Pocket Edition is bound in red leather, with gold blocking, head/tail bands, gold edges, rounded corners, coloured end papers and stored in a slipcase.
It contains the full Bible, with special features to help you understand and navigate the text:
- Glossary, with verse references, explaining key terms and themes
- A Chronological History, showing biblical events against contemporary world rulers and dynasties
- An Index of Persons, with verse references
- Brief Introductions to every book
- Almost 200 Footnotes on key words and concepts