by NZ CATHOLIC staff
Bible Society New Zealand (BSNZ) has presented a Polyglot Bible to its president, the Catholic Archbishop of Wellington, Cardinal John Dew, in recognition of his appointment as a cardinal.
Cardinal Dew has been of BSNZ since 2013, and was vice-president from 2012.
The 3200-page multilingual Polyglot Bible is bound in burgundy leather.
The different texts are in parallel columns.
Cardinal Dew said it is an amazing gift. “I am deeply grateful. It is a wonderful gift I will treasure.”