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Sources of Truth

Oct. 4, 2015

Scripture, study, prayer

 

I am often asked about Scripture Study and Praying with Scripture.  Below are a few resources.  Let us connect with God’s Holy Word.  Do you have other favorites?

“For I am not ashamed of the gospel; it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who has faith” (Romans 1:16). -- Bishop John

 

Praying with the Bible (in a group or individually):

Word Working

Word of Life (from Focolare)

Preparing the readings for an upcoming Mass

• Read one chapter of the Bible each day.  You may wish to begin with the Gospels.

• Read/pray/live one verse of Scripture each day.

Classes/Workshops:

Pastoral Ministry Formation (held at the ten ITV sites across the diocese): Spring 2015 – Introduction to the New Testament; Fall 2015 – The Book of Revelation; Spring 2018 – Introduction to the Old Testament; Spring 2019 – Introduction to the New Testament.  Call This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at the chancery for more information, 620-227-1538.

• Scripture Day for the diocese, held each Fall.  The next one: November 5, 2015, “Gospel of John,” at the Cathedral in Dodge City.  Call This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at the chancery for information: 620-227-1525.

Website instruction or software:

Scott Hahn’s St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology courses, including “Journey Through Scripture:” a parish-based Bible • Knights of Columbus courses: “Know Your Faith.”

Verbum software and digital library for in-depth Scripture study

Books:

The Year of Faith: A Bible Study Guide for Catholics, Fr. Mitch Pacwa, S.J., (use in a group or individually).

Understanding the Scriptures: A Complete Course on Bible Study, Scott Hahn.

God’s Word is Alive!, Alice L. Camille.

Forming Intentional Disciples, Sherry A. Weddell, Chapter 10.

Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture, Baker Academic, 11 volumes to date.

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