New Catholic Bible. Blue Softcover. Saint Joseph Edition. A completely new Catholic translation in conformity with the Church's translation guidelines. Intended to be used by Catholics for daily prayer and meditation, as well as private devotion and group study. A faithful, reader-friendly translation of the New Testament and Psalms together in one volume. Both texts are complete, and therefore their best and most-lauded features remain: readability; copious, well-written and informative footnotes; illustrations; and the words of Christ in red. Blue softcover, 4.25 x 6.75, 1232 pages.