Douay-Rheims Bible

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  • noun

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an English translation of the Vulgate by Roman Catholic scholars

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When the reference is to a translation Hopkins actually encountered, the critical preference tends to be for the Roman Catholic Douay-Rheims Bible, but the contributor of a chapter on Hopkins in the recent Blackwell Companion to the Bible in English Literature limits himself to the Anglican King James Version and Coverdale's version of the Psalms in the Book of Common Prayer "as being two of the translations from Scripture with which Gerard Manley Hopkins would have been familiar" (Paul S.