|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
Where Jesus Walked
by BAS Staff on April 3, 2020 at 12:00 pm
This is a difficult time for most of us, maintaining social distancing, with less access to many of the entertainments and obligations that occupy normal The post Where Jesus Walked appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
When Was the Bible Written?
by Michele Barasso on April 1, 2020 at 7:18 pm
Also known as the Old Testament, the Hebrew Bible was composed over a long span of time. Numerous opinions exist as to when the earliest The post When Was the Bible Written? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
Exodus in the Bible and the Egyptian Plagues
by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on March 31, 2020 at 10:35 pm
The Book of Exodus describes ten Egyptian plagues that bring suffering to the land of pharaoh. Are these Biblical plagues plausible on any level? The post Exodus in the Bible and the Egyptian Plagues appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
When Was the First Communion?
by Megan Sauter on March 31, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Early Christians celebrated the Lord’s Supper as a full meal, but by the third century, it had ceased to be a banquet and had become a ritualized small meal instead. Steven Shisley examines how the Lord’s Supper transitioned from a full meal to a ritual in BAR. The post When Was the First Communion? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
We Have Opened the Current Issue to Read Online
by Jonathan Laden on March 30, 2020 at 2:00 pm
This is a difficult time for all of us. One of the things that is being asked of many of us is to stay home, The post We Have Opened the Current Issue to Read Online appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.