Simply yet beautifully bound, the cover flaps increase the durability of the volume, as well as having a contents list of the books of the Bible printed on them for easy search and reference. Alongside the Jerusalem and Grail translations authorised for use in the Liturgy, you will find: Specially commissioned introductions, one for each book, giving the biblical and historical context. Specially commissioned liturgical introductions placing each book of the Bible in the Church’s liturgical year. Footnotes following the latest scholarship. Marginal references helping you get the most out of each passage. New text alterations, replacing the word ‘Yahweh’ with ‘LORD’ as requested by Benedict XVI for all new Bibles. New directories of references for readings used in the Mass and the Liturgy of the Hours, including the fuller two-year cycle for the Breviary. Text sizes in this edition: 8pt text (6pt for footnotes).