The Douay Rheims Bible was the only translation in use for over 200 years. Translated with respect for every word, the beautiful style will instill in the reader a deeper understanding of the Word of God. Annotations, references and an historical and chronological index make it convenient for study as well as meditation. Includes crisp, easy-to-read typesetting, extensive footnotes, full color maps, and presentation pages. The classic artwork depicts the Life of Christ. Premium UltraSoft burgundy cover is durable and luxurious to touch, with deep embossing, ribbon marker and gilt edges. Red letter edition.