|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
How Was the Bible Written During and After the Exile?
by Megan Sauter on August 20, 2019 at 7:10 pm
How was the Bible written during and after the Babylonian Exile? Did the Biblical authors continue to use the Hebrew language even though they were living in lands where Hebrew was no longer the common language? The post How Was the Bible Written During and After the Exile? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
Biblical Bread: Baking Like the Ancient Israelites
by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on August 19, 2019 at 1:00 pm
A team from the Tell Halif archaeological excavation made their own tannur, a traditional oven referenced in the Hebrew Bible, and baked bread in it. The post Biblical Bread: Baking Like the Ancient Israelites appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
Ancient Bread: 14,400-Year-Old Flatbreads Unearthed in Jordan
by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on August 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm
In northeast Jordan, archaeologists discovered ancient “bread-like” remains that pre-date the emergence of agriculture by at least 4,000 years. The post Ancient Bread: 14,400-Year-Old Flatbreads Unearthed in Jordan appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
Early Jewish Bread Stamp Found Near Akko
by Biblical Archaeology Society Staff on August 17, 2019 at 12:46 am
In 2011, Excavators with the Israel Antiquities Authority unearthed a 1,500-year-old Jewish bread stamp from a small Byzantine settlement near the ancient port city of […] The post Early Jewish Bread Stamp Found Near Akko appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.
Jewish Purification or Gentile Bathing?
by Michele Barasso on August 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm
When scholars talk about Jewish ritual purity practices in Roman period Judea and Galilee, they most readily associate them with the Jerusalem Temple. Any participant […] The post Jewish Purification or Gentile Bathing? appeared first on Biblical Archaeology Society.