This style of the New American Bible offers readers a varied selection of binding and color options from which they may choose - and all at extremely competitive prices. It is the perfect size for students, commuters, hospital visitors, and anyone that needs a compact, high quality NAB. The Compact Edition features a Presentation Section (all except the paperback), the Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation (Dei Verbum), placement of the NAB notes at the end of each book to enhance the readability of the biblical text, a select NAB Concordance, an essay on using the Lectionary, a table of Weekday and Sunday Lectionary readings, and a table of Weights and Measures in the Bible. The sturdy zipper closure, which offers additional protection to the page edges, features a lovely Christopher's medal on its pull.
* Presentation Section (all except the paperback).
* Select NAB Concordance.
* The Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation (Dei Verbum).
* Essay on using the Lectionary readings.
* Prayers and Devotions of the Catholic Faith (all except the paperback).
* Table of Weights and Measures in the Bible.
* Translators' notes and references are positioned at the back of each book for ease of reading the text of Scripture.