Frequent question: Which translation does the Catholic Church use?

What Bible translation does Catholic Church use?

The New American Bible, Revised Edition is the first new Catholic Bible in 40 years. The new version updates many Old Testament passages based on newly translated manuscripts discovered in the past 50 years.

Is KJV Bible Catholic?

Catholic Bible is the general term for a Christian Bible. King James Bible is one of the versions of the Bible available in Christianity. Catholic Bible has 46 books of Old and 27 books of the New Testament.

Which Bible does the Catholic Church recommend?

Roman catholic bible? Catholics use the New American Bible.

Why is the Catholic Bible different?

The difference between Catholic Bible and Christian Bible is that the Catholic Bible comprises all 73 books of the old testament and new testament recognized by the Catholic Church, whereas the Christian Bible, also known as the holy bible, is a sacred book for Christian. … A Catholic Bible follows catholic canon law.

Do Catholics pray to Jesus?

A number of prayers to Jesus Christ exist within the Roman Catholic tradition. … but they are usually not associated with a specific Catholic devotion with a feast day. They are therefore grouped separately from the prayers that accompany Roman Catholic devotions to Christ such as Holy Face of Jesus or Divine Mercy.

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Where in the Bible does it say to pray to Mary?

The first part of the Hail Mary is “Hail Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee.” In the Gospel of Luke, the angel Gabriel greets Mary by saying “Hail, thou art highly favoured, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women,” (Luke 1:28).

Is the NIV a Catholic Bible?

NIV is the English translated version of the Catholic Bible done by Scholars under the leadership of Howard Long. A Catholic Bible consists of the whole 73-book canon recognized and accepted by the Catholic Church, inclusive of the deuterocanonical books.

What is the most accurate translation of the Bible in the world?

Almost all scholars agree that the New American Standard Bible (NASB) gets the crown for being the most accurate English Bible translation.

Is English Standard Version Bible Catholic?

In 2018, the Conference of Catholic Bishops of India published the English Standard Version Catholic Edition (ESV-CE), which includes the deuterocanonical books. With permission from Crossway, the ESV text in this edition was modified by a team of Catholic scholars to adhere to Catholic teaching.