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The Catholic Study Bible (blue indexed 4311)

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Item Specifications...

Pages   2432
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.98" Width: 7.62" Height: 2.53"
Weight:   4.02 lbs.
Binding  Leather, Bonded
Release Date   Jan 5, 2007
Publisher   Oxford University Press
ISBN  0195282833  
EAN  9780195282832  
Point/Type Size: 0.00
Version: NAB
Concordance: Yes - Built In Concordance
Indexed: Yes - Comes Indexed

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Item Description...
Since its publication in 1990, the Catholic Study Bible has been widely accepted for use by advanced students that have benefited from its wealth of background information on the historical, literary, and theological dimensions of the Bible. Now this landmark resource for Catholics has been significantly upgraded. The study notes have been completely rewritten, there are new and expanded essays (including ones treating Catholic traditions of biblical interpretation) and sidebars on special topics in the study materials and biblical text. The heart of the CSB's ancillary materials is an extensive Reading Guide that leads the reader through the Scriptures, book-by-book. Helpful marginal references in the biblical text point to specific pages in the Reading Guide, easing the retrieval of important background information. Also included are the complete Sunday and weekday lectionary readings for all three liturgical years of the Church, 36 pages of authoritative, full color New Oxford Bible Maps (with index), and a 72-page New American Bible Concordance. The Catholic Study Bible, Second Edition remains the unexcelled resource for use in parish and higher education settings.

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Donald Senior, CP, is President Emeritus, Chancellor, and Professor of New Testament Studies at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago.
John J. Collins is Holmes Professor of Old Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Yale University.
Mary Ann Getty is Professor emerita of New Testament at St. Vincent College.

Donald Senior has an academic affiliation as follows - Catholic Theological Union.

Donald Senior has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Abingdon New Testament Commentaries
  2. Interpreting Biblical Texts
  3. Passion of Jesus
  4. Passion Series
  5. Reframing New Testament Theology

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Reviews - What do our customers think?
Awesome Study Bible  May 7, 2008
It is so great to have a study Bible that has historical information and liturgal information that the Protestant Church is missing out on so much of today.
Is this really an update?  Apr 16, 2008
I am not going to get into the discussion about the positive and negative features of the NAB, but rather focus on a couple things about this 2nd Edition of the Catholic Study Bible.

Two things stand out to me:
1) I really don't see the need in revising the older edition. To be honest, much of the material remains the same as in older versions. The textual notes, which come with all NAB's, is exactly the same. In addition, the inclusion of expanded reading guides and the terribly bland looking in-text maps seems to be hastly arranged.

2) I dislike the visual format of this edition. Personally, the original 1990 version of the Catholic Study Bible is much better. Does anyone else find the print too light? Also, the cross-referencing apparatus I think is not helpful, as well as the divide between the Sacred Text and the notes, which seems to similar.

While there are other study Bibles for Catholics in the process of being developed, like the Ignatius Study Bible, I am not sure this version is going to stand the test of time. I would rather use an older edition of The Catholic Study Bible or the much better HaperCollins Study Bible.
Excellent  Mar 10, 2008
A wonderful study bible. In depth witout being so technical as to be inacessible to a lay person.The Catholic Study Bible
Catholic Study Bible  Feb 15, 2008
The best adult Bible for anyone that is not familiar with Scripture. I give a copy to everyone in my Catholics Returing Home Series
Better Scholarship and Linguistics are Needed  Oct 14, 2007
The NAB and the Catholic Study Bible appear to be a competitive attempt at more thorough Study Bibles decades in the making, (Scofield, Ryrie, NIV Study Bible, etc.). Although the attempt is genuine, the content is lacking both linguistically and in historical scholarship. The translation itself is lacking and shows only a basic understanding of the Hebrew/Aramaic sources. Also, an an odd isogetic bent is found throughout the NT in translating the Koine sources. The commentary is cold, overly literary, and lacks the true warmth and personal nature of the Holy Scriptures as they are found in the original sources, (Hebrew/Aramaic, Greek, and possibly Syriac). My hope is that a revision of this text will reveal a true desire to communicate the Sciptures accurately. Unfortunately, as a scholar of the Scriptures I cannot recommend this volume.

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