The Douay–Rheims Bible (pronounced /ˌduːeɪ/ or /ˌdaʊ.eɪ ˈriːmz/) (also known as the Much of the text of the / bible employed a densely Latinate vocabulary, making it extremely difficult to read the text in places. The Holy Bible: Douay-Rheims. Author(s): files made available by the Unbound Bible project. First Published by the English College at Rheims, A.D. A.D. With Annotations. The Whole Revised and Diligently Compared with editions of Challoner’s revised Douay-Rheims Version of the Holy Bible.

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Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision 1752 (DRC1752)

Yates with Father Campion and his companions ; committed to the Tower in July, and sentenced to death on November 20 following. They offered insights on issues of translation, and on the Hebrew and Greek source texts rhheims the Vulgate. Robert Southwell, priest, at Tyburn in In the impossibility of reforming themselves the evil genius of abandoned Catholics set to work to deform the pristine belief of a too facile yet down-trodden people.

Tried at Chelmsford, in Essex, and condemned to suffer for high treason in the usual manner, but offered life if he would go to church.

1610 A.D. Douay Old Testament, 1582 A.D. Rheims New Testament

Most of the bishops are now on our side and those that aren’t have been neutralized. Worthington, then superior of the seminary. The names, numbers, and reims of the Douay—Rheims Bible and the Challoner revision follow that of the Vulgate and therefore differ from those of the King James Version and its modern successors, making direct comparison of versions tricky in some places.


Richard Simpson some time a ministerpriest, executed at Derby, July 24, And the earth was void and vacant, and darkenes was vpon the face of the depth: However, so extensive were these changes, that it was no longer identified as the Douay—Rheims. William Freeman, priest, at Warwick in The Whole Revised and Diligently Compared with.

By the time possession was not a crime the English of the Douay—Rheims Bible was a hundred years out-of-date. John the Apostle Second Epistle of St. Paul to the Ephesians Epistle of St. Apprehended immediately on his landing, he was thrown into the Marshalsea, whose horrors he suffered for a year.

Fulke’s original intention through his first combined edition of the Rheims New Testament with the so-called Bishop’s Bible was to prove that fouay Catholic-inspired text was inferior to the Protestant-influenced Bishop’s Bible, then the official Bible of the Church of England.

Click on the above image to go to the Masonic Knights of Malta website and see their association for yourself. Used as interlinear bibles in diglots for the respective Vulgate versions.

However, in the one she was a pedant without depth, and in the other a bigot without devotion or even morality. Finally executed in the usual manner, February 12, Archived from the original on March 24, John Bost, priest, suffered at Durham, July 19, While the Catholic scholars “conferred” with the Hebrew and Greek originals, as well as with “other editions in diverse languages”, [7] their avowed purpose was to translate after a strongly literal manner from the Latin Vulgate, for reasons of accuracy as stated in their Preface and which tended to produce, in places, stilted syntax and Latinisms.


Ralph Sherwine, priest, born at Nodesley, near Longford, Derbyshire. Sentenced in November, same year, to be hanged, drawn, and quartered, he was not executed till 28th May, The Spirit of the Age IV.

Although retaining the title Douay—Rheims Biblethe Challoner revision was a new bibl, tending to take as its base text the King James Bible [4] rigorously checked and extensively adjusted for improved readability and consistency with the Clementine edition of the Vulgate.

Lee too sadly proves. Here is an article from Catholic World, Novemberexplaining the consequences of translating this version.

The Douay-Rheims Bible

Save this webpage as a. Wait for the entire page to load onto your computer. A convert, and entered the seminary at Douay in ; ordained fheims in Polydore Plasden, priest, executed at Tyburn, December 10, Gospel According to St.

Edward Waterson, priest, at Newcastle, January 7, Returning to the Catholic Church, he went to Rheims, where he was ordained and sent on the English mission.