The NCB is intended to be used by Catholics for daily prayer and meditation, as well as private devotion and group study. I AM A 77 YEAR OLD MAN. I didn’t read all three parts of the review (and don’t intend to, as I’m not going to obtain this version of the Bible), but I did read part of it, and the information from the publisher, Catholic Book Publisher, which claims it to be a formal equivalence translation. Am very pleased with this purchase, the larger text is great and much easier to read! Powered by Discourse, best viewed with JavaScript enabled, : The views and opinions expressed in these forums do not necessarily reflect those of Catholic Answers. In any regard, it’s nice to have a thread to discuss Scripture here. Cannot be used with other coupon codes or on This Giant Type Edition of the St. Joseph New Catholic Bible (NCB) is the first complete Bible in this fresh, faithful, and reader-friendly translation. This Giant Type Edition of the St. Joseph New Catholic Bible (NCB) is the first complete Bible in this fresh, faithful, and reader-friendly translation. He who is ignorant of Scripture is ignorant of Christ, Other With the needs of an aging population and those with limited vision in mind, the focus in this edition is placed on the text, which is arranged for easy reading. order subtotal of $35 or more. I would need to see the text myself to review a number of areas before recommending it to others. Deacon Christopher. I stumbled across the New Catholic Bible from Catholic Book Publishing and am curious as to whether anyone uses it and whether or not its worth picking up? Log in. BEEN USING KING JAMES BIBLE TO LOOK UP OR TO SEACH FOR SOME SCRIPTURES. Best Uses: Bible study, Determining Accuracy, Finding Answers, Reaching the Truth, Reference, Searching for Enlightment, Searching for enrichment, Searching for Truth; Cons: Page headers off a little, Some Dictionary Ref off; Describe Yourself: Casual Reader; Pros: Deserves Multiple Readings, Easy To Read, Educational, Engaging characters, Informative, Insightful, Page-Turner, Well Written. of $75 or more after discount has been applied. Translators of the Bible have taken various approaches in rendering it into English, ranging from an extreme use of formal equivalence, to extreme use of dynamic equivalence. 11/4/19. Also, want to be able to tell my children when they question religion truthfully from my own studies in the scripture (both via St. Joseph NAB & my KJV) and not by what men have taught me or watching how humans behave which is usually contradictory to what they say they believe except for a handful of believers whom I now understand their deep level of a relationship with our Lord Jesus Christ. I'm still trying to understand things, since I've just started with my studies since receiving the St. Joseph NAB. Excludes gift cards and Good Catholic digital subscriptions. You will receive a link to create a new password via email. In regards to shipping: The ship method you choose during checkout will be the ship method used once the Pre-Order has released. Personally, I most likely will still like to use the RSV-2CE and the new ESV-CE for Bible Study, but the NCB seems like a good read for purely devotional reading. information. New Releases Add a product to your cart to check out. Other BUT HEAVY FOR ME. Learn More, Your email address will not be published. restrictions may apply. If the publication date has changed, or we are low on stock, you will be alerted via email immediately. This Giant Type Edition of the St. Joseph New Catholic Bible (NCB) is the first complete Bible in this fresh, faithful, and reader-friendly translation. type, the largest type of any Catholic Bible in a comparable size. mail carriers. Please see shipping page for more Expires 11:59 p.m. PST on With the needs of an aging population and those with limited vision in mind, the focus in this edition is placed on the text, which is arranged for easy reading. shipping (Contiguous U.S. only) will be [...] Best Uses: Gift, Older Readers; Describe Yourself: Rarely Read; Pros: Easy To Read, [...] Product was what I expected it to be. For those with issues reading small print, this bible is your anser at an affordable price.K1M21 Best Uses: Older Readers, Reference; Describe Yourself: Bookworm; Pros: Easy To Read, Well Written, Searching my origin of birth faith (Catholocism) after being away for over 30 years. Your Cart is Empty. Coming Soon, *Deliveries may be delayed due to COVID-19. Rich explanatory notes are gathered at the end of each book to allow for full pages of the edition's highly readable 14 pt. I am searching for a more readable translation than that of the RSV2CE. and would buy it for a friend. 10/14/20. [...]She is very happy with it. The bible I have was a gift. With the needs of an aging population and those with limited vision in mind, the focus in this edition is placed on the text, which is arranged for easy reading. orders already placed. Other restrictions may apply. Wanting to know without a doubt what is true and what isn't. Receive special deals, coupons, and a customized shopping experience! of $75 or more after discount has been applied. This Giant Type Edition of the St. Joseph New Catholic Bible (NCB) is the first complete Bible in this fresh, faithful, and reader-friendly translation. You can cancel your Pre-Order any time before the product's publciation date. … Once your order has shipped, we will charge your card for the amount of the Pre-Order. Expires 11:59 p.m. PST on Hello Deacon, The article (in part 2) actually says: According to the short, one-page introduction to the New Catholic Bible (NCB), the goal of the translators was to “render as perfectly as possible a translation of literal or formal equivalence. Confused with beliefs in Protestant and in Catholocism. Excludes gift cards and You are required to create an account either at checkout, or before to be able to place your Pre-Order. Please enter your email address used with your account. Love this bible with the larger print, it is easy for me to read. I have recently been researching different Catholic translations of the Bible. Free standard Death of Loved One (May be the same as Death in Christian Living), Orders with only Pre-Order Products will be charged a Pre-Order processing fee of $1.00. I like the Bible; the large print is very helpful, and is the reason I bought it. While the NABRE & NCB are no where as dynamic as the Good News Bible, they are not the same level of formal equivalence as the RSV-CE / RSV-2CE & ESV-CE, Both NABRE & NCB are middle of the road, sometimes considered “optimal equivalence”. A three-part review of the New Catholic Bible: http://catholicbibletalk.com/2020/05/in-depth-with-the-new-catholic-bible-part-1/, http://catholicbibletalk.com/2020/05/in-depth-with-the-new-catholic-bible-part-2-translation/, http://catholicbibletalk.com/2020/05/in-depth-with-the-new-catholic-bible-part-3-footnotes-and-introductions/, https://catholicbookpublishing.com/new-catholic-bible. I enjoy it so much, I bought one for my daughter. She loves it, too. *Must type in code at checkout to receive 20% off It is very heavy, though. Free standard shipping (Contiguous U.S. only) will For official apologetics resources please visit, Dynamic and formal equivalence | Bible translation. Remember me automatically applied at checkout for subtotals orders already placed. Required fields are marked *. The NCB is more dynamic than the NABRE when it comes to grammar and sentence construction. The NCB is more dynamic than the NABRE when it comes to grammar and sentence construction. Your email address will not be published. SHOPtheWORD.com: NCB St. Joseph New Catholic Bible Giant Type-Red Hardcover: (9781947070455): NCB: Bibles This is just the catholic bible I wanted with giant type. The complete text of Vatican II's Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation (Dei Verbum) explains the Catholic Church's renewed regard for Scripture reading by all faithful Catholics. I am not sure why the search function isn’t used before starting another thread about a given topic, but that’s just a pet peeve of mine. *Must type in code at checkout to receive 15% off Calendars, Planners & Personal Organizers, Be the first to review “NCB St. Joseph New Catholic Bible Giant Type-Red Hardcover”. I currently have a Didache Bible and an Ignatius Bible, both of which use the RSV2CE. The article (in part 2) actually says: According to the short, one-page introduction to the New Catholic Bible (NCB), the goal of the translators was to “render as perfectly as possible a translation of literal or formal equivalence. SHOPtheWORD.com: NCB St. Joseph New Catholic Bible Giant Type-Black Dura-Lux: (9781947070417): NCB: Bibles This topic was automatically closed 14 days after the last reply. SIGN UP AND GET 15% OFF YOUR NEXT PURCHASE. NOT USING THIS BOOK. The New Catholic Bible seems like a good Dynamic option for Catholics. Once the product's publication date has come and stock has been received, your pre-order will be released and your card will be authorized. New replies are no longer allowed. Good Catholic digital subscriptions. Due to COVID19 there may be delays with some All Rights Reserved. Upon checkout, we will securely encrypt your payment method to be charged on the product's published date. So many of the threads are just repeats of repeats of repeats of dead-beaten horses. THERE ARE 2344 PAGES IN THIS BOOK, ONE THING IS IT IS LARGE LETTER, WHICH IS GOOD. restrictions may apply. information. mail carriers. This edition, intended to be used by Catholics for daily prayer and meditation, as well as private devotion and group study, comes in a convenient 6-1/2" x 9-1/4" format and is durably bound in a flexible yet strong paper cover. Best Uses: Reference; Describe Yourself: Everyday Reader; Pros: Easy To Read, I bought it as a gift for my 85 year old mother. This Giant Type Edition of the St. Joseph New Catholic Bible (NCB) is the first complete Bible in this fresh, faithful, and reader-friendly translation. Once we process your Pre-Order, you will not be able to cancel the order. With the needs of an aging population and those with limited vision in mind, the focus in this edition is placed on the text, which is arranged for easy reading. This Giant Type Edition of the St. Joseph New Catholic Bible (NCB) is the first complete Bible in this fresh, faithful, and reader-friendly translation.