Bulletin announcement for use prior to January 15, 2023:
Later this month, we will celebrate “Sunday of the Word of God.” Instituted by Pope Francis, this day is an opportunity to encounter the beauty of God’s word as proclaimed in the Scriptures. To allow us to enter into such an encounter, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has created a Sunday Seminar series, that will launch on January 22 and be accessible at catholic.bible. We hope you will join us!
Bulletin announcement for January 15, 2023:
To celebrate the “Sunday of the Word of God,” the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has prepared a series of videos in English and Spanish by renowned Catholic biblical scholars. The videos will address the Bible’s authorship, the canon of Scripture, a Catholic approach to reading the Bible, the practice of lectio divina, and the synoptic Gospels. You can access the videos, along with discussion guides and suggestions for further reading at catholic.bible.
Bulletin announcement for January 22, 2023:
Today is “Sunday of the Word of God,” established by Pope Francis to “enable the Church to experience anew how the risen Lord opens up for us the treasury of his word and enables us to proclaim its unfathomable riches before the world” (Aperuit illis, no. 2). Celebrate this day by viewing the Sunday Seminar Series, an enriching opportunity for you to learn more about Sacred Scripture from some of the best Catholic Bible scholars in the United States. You can access the videos, along with discussion guides and suggestions for further reading at: catholic.bible.