|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
- Milestones: S. Thomas Parker (1950–2021)by BAS Staff on October 18, 2021 at 12:05 pm
Thomas (Tom) Parker, renowned archaeologist of Roman Jordan, passed away suddenly on September 12, 2021 in Raleigh, North Carolina at the age of 71. Tom had a long research career in Jordan, where he directed the Limes Arabicus and Roman Aqaba Projects and co-directed the Petra North Ridge Project. The post Milestones: S. Thomas Parker (1950–2021) appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- What Were the Ancient Olympics Like?by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on October 17, 2021 at 1:45 pm
Beginning in 776 B.C. as a simple foot race, the quadrennial Olympic Games grew—during a span of 1,200 years—into the most prestigious athletic/religious festival of the Greek-speaking world. The post What Were the Ancient Olympics Like? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- What’s Missing from Codex Sinaiticus, the Oldest New Testament?by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on October 16, 2021 at 1:03 pm
Compare differences in the Biblical text between the King James Version and Codex Sinaiticus, the oldest New Testament. The post What’s Missing from Codex Sinaiticus, the Oldest New Testament? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- King David’s Judah Found?by Jonathan Laden on October 15, 2021 at 1:40 pm
Despite King David’s prominence in the Hebrew Bible, little archaeological evidence has been directly linked to the early years of the Kingdom of Judah. As The post King David’s Judah Found? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
- What Does the Bible Say About Tattoos?by Megan Sauter on October 14, 2021 at 12:00 pm
Although Leviticus 19:28 clearly prohibits tattoos, it does not give an explicit reason why. This begs the question: Why does the Bible prohibit tattoos? The post What Does the Bible Say About Tattoos? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.