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Introduction

Catholic Bible Sunday falls this year on 8 December. This day of celebrating scripture has long been in our lectionary, in keeping with Advent’s theme of ope...Read more

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Homilies

Here we provide a commentary on the Sunday Readings by Fr Henry Wansbrough OSB and other homily ideas - including some recent research into Bible readership...Read more

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Prayer

Prayers that can be included within the Prayer of the Faithful on Catholic Bible Sunday and additional prayers to link with the wider themes of ‘Openness to...Read more

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Bible Guide

The main part of this style guide is an A–Z directory of biblical terms and issues. But it also includes useful overviews on topics such as the history and i...Read more

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Children's Liturgy

Here you will find a Children’s Liturgy Session Plan, an Activity Sheet, a song for the Children's Liturgy called "God's Word" and resources from The Wednesd...Read more

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Sharing the Scriptures

Here you will find examples of Scripture verses you could include in your Christmas cards, and a downloadable sheet of Scriptures ready to print onto labels....Read more

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Bible Sunday Links

Here you will find links for exploring Scripture more deeply. While we have tried to ensure the suitability of these sites, please be aware that content on third-party websites may not necessarily express the views of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.

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