|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
James or Jacob in the Bible?
by Mark Wilson on November 13, 2019 at 1:07 am
How did the Jewish name Ya’akov, properly translated as Jacob, become James in English versions of the Bible? The post James or Jacob in the Bible? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
The “Original” Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls
by Noah Wiener on November 12, 2019 at 1:00 pm
More than 200 Biblical texts written in Hebrew were discovered among the Dead Sea Scrolls. How do these ancient Biblical texts compare with the Masoretic Text and the Greek Septuagint in scholars’ search for the most authoritative text of the Hebrew Bible? The post The “Original” Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
Priscilla in the New Testament
by Jonathan Laden on November 11, 2019 at 2:01 pm
The name of Priscilla does not come up often in Bible study. Yet, as Ben Witherington III explains in “Priscilla—An Extraordinary Early Christian Life” (Biblical The post Priscilla in the New Testament appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
What Did Jesus Really Look Like?
by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on November 10, 2019 at 3:00 pm
What did Jesus look like? In “Painting a Portrait of Jesus,” D. Moody Smith examined the difficulties in answering this question. The post What Did Jesus Really Look Like? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
How Bad Was Jezebel?
by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on November 9, 2019 at 10:30 am
For more than two thousand years, Jezebel has been saddled with a reputation as the bad girl of the Bible, the wickedest of women. But just how depraved was she? The post How Bad Was Jezebel? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.