The RSVCE is considered by sound Biblical scholars to be the best English rendering of Holy Scripture. This Large Print edition is the perfect option for those with impaired vision or for reading from a lectern. It features large, clear type and additional materials of interest to all readers. The RSV Catholic Edition remains the translation used in official Church pronouncements and has served as the basis for the scriptural text used in the Catechism of the Catholic Church. SPECIAL FEATURES: - Extra large, 13.5-point type, one of the largest type sizes available in a Bible today. - A section of Prayers and Devotions of the Catholic Church that will be familiar to all Catholics. - A 16-page section of maps - An 8-page Presentation and Family History Section - Leather Bound with Ribbon Marker and Deluxe Gift Box - Thumb indexes.