|Bibles||Vatican Documents||ACBO (Assembly of Catholic Bishops of Ontario)|
|New Revised Standard Version: This is among the most accurate of translations. It is used in Mass readings in Canada.||Vatican II Documents : The official documents of the Second Vatican Council (1963-1965) This council has shaped the Church over past 50 years.||Family Life Resources: Resources for Fully Alive, the Elementary Family Life Program|
|Today’s English Version : This version of the Bible was created to be used by children and those who had English as a second language.||The Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC): A compilation of the official teachings of the Catholic Church. It was written in the 1990’s.||Pastoral Guidelines to Assist Students of Same-Sex Orientation: Teachings and strategies on ministering to students of same-sex orientation|
Readings for Mass for each day of the year:
|General Directory for Catechesis (1998) (GDC) : The basis of faith formation from cradle to grave. Sections 85-86 give us the six tasks of catechesis which provide the strands for the Elementary Religious Education Curriculum.|
Biblical Archeology Daily
- The Exodus: Fact or Fiction?by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on October 23, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Does archaeological evidence connect with Israel’s Exodus from Egypt—a central event in the Bible? Egyptian artifacts and sites show that the Biblical text does indeed recount accurate memories from the period to which the Exodus is generally assigned. The post The Exodus: Fact or Fiction? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- Trash Reveals Ancient Agriculture’s Secretsby Jonathan Laden on October 22, 2020 at 4:55 am
Ancient societies often don’t leave behind complete descriptions of their lives. Every source of information can help modern researchers understand better, even what the members The post Trash Reveals Ancient Agriculture’s Secrets appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- Who Is the Queen of Sheba in the Bible?by Megan Sauter on October 21, 2020 at 1:00 pm
The meeting of King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba is described in the Bible. Bringing exquisite gifts, the Queen of Sheba came from an exotic land—but where exactly? The post Who Is the Queen of Sheba in the Bible? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- The Origin of Christianityby Noah Wiener on October 20, 2020 at 1:33 pm
Geza Vermes explores the origin of Christianity by examining the characteristics of the Jewish Jesus movement to see how it developed into a distinctly gentile religion. The post The Origin of Christianity appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- What “God Is Love” Actually Meansby BAS Staff on October 19, 2020 at 4:30 am
Over decades of studying the Bible, I’ve noted how much emphasis many scholars place on the adjectives used to describe the biblical God—God is righteous, The post What “God Is Love” Actually Means appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.