Excerpts from the Roman Missal, Large Cloth-Bound Edition
On February 1, 2018, Catholic Book published Excerpts from the Roman Missal. This publication, informally known as The Book of the Chair, contains the texts of the Roman Missal used by the celebrant while at the chair.
Approved by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, this slimmer companion text addresses the concerns about the weight of the Roman Missal. At roughly half the page count of the full Roman Missal, Excerpt from the Roman Missal will be appreciated by both Celebrants and altar servers.
The large Clothbound Edition of Excerpts from the Roman Missal includes all the enhanced features thatcelebrants have come to know and trust from Catholic Book Publishing:Large, easy-to-read type; printed and doubly reinforced end papers;durable, functional tabs; a sturdy, Roxite cover; and satin ribbon markersthat add an elegant finishing touch. Specially produced acid-neutralcream paper from established, quality mills ensures the highest opacityavailable in the world and consistency of the highest degree, withoutadding unnecessary bulk and weight.