New Jerusalem Bible-NJB-Readers Doubleday Books

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Contains the complete text of the Regular Edition, with condensed notes and introductions. Easy-to-read two-column format, with a Theological Glossary containing two hundred keywords and concepts.


The Very Reverend Dom Henry Wansbrough, is an English biblical scholar and a monk of Ampleforth Abbey, England. Dom Henry is Cathedral Prior of Norwich, Magister Scholarum of the English Benedictine Congregation, Member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission, Chairman of the Trustees of the Catholic Biblical Association, and Emeritus Member of the Faculty of Theology in the University of Oxford. He is Alexander Jones Professor of Biblical Studies within the Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious studies at Liverpool Hope University. He has written twenty books, and over sixty articles He produces the Wednesday Word a not-for-profit collaborative Charitable Trust based at St Austin's Catholic Church.

A major publishing event, the popular New Jerusalem Bible is now available in a concise readers edition. Contains the complete and unabridged biblical text, has 700 fewer pages than the original, and offers concise tabular introductions to each Book.