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The website of the Dominican Sisters of St. Joseph. News from St. Dominic’s Priory.

Thoughts on the daily scripture readings from Fr Richard, Chaplain to the Sisters at St. Dominic’s Priory.

A weekly, scripture and prayer resource designed for parents and families.Wednesday Word Family Time presents an opportunity for parents/carers to enrich relationships with their children through spending a short time together each week. Every Wednesday a ‘word’, inspired by the coming Sunday’s Gospel, is suggested for families to talk about in the home. The Wednesday Word is structured around the Sunday Gospel, because evidence shows that Gospel values really do help family relationships to thrive. The Wednesday Word Family Time leaflet is designed in a family friendly fashion to ensure that all family members feel included. It aims to be both informative and enjoyable.

All sorts of Catholic information and resources for families and children.

Website giving great ideas for the weekly cycle of readings in the lectionary (Years A,B&C, plus special feasts etc). It has a weekly download for children with lots of word searches, puzzles, colouring pictures etc connected with the weekly Sunday readings.

Catholic blog and details about the Transformed in Christ programme of evangelisation and catechesis for Confirmation preparation.

Youth 2000 seeks to draw young people into a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, lived at the heart of the Catholic Church. It does this primarily through weekend prayer festivals, where young people are introduced to the essentials of the Catholic faith: Mass, Eucharistic Adoration, Confession, Scripture, Devotion to Our Lady. These festivals are opportunities for young people to experience the love of God, to receive the grace of conversion and to begin living anew the Christian life. The main Youth 2000 conference is held at Walsingham, Norfolk, in August. They also have a conference in London to welcome in the New Year.

Ascension Presents - short films by Fr Mike Schmitz and others on faith and current topics which inform and reflect the good, the true and the beautiful in our Catholic faith.

Catholic faith formation programmes, including The Great Adventure Bible Timeline.

Short readings and video talks from The Great Adventure Bible Study on aspects of faith and the Liturgical Year.

Blog, homilies, videos, resources and online-learning from Bishop Robert Barron, author, speaker, theologian, and founder of Word on Fire, a global media ministry.

Daily reflections on the gospel sent to your email address by Bishop Robert Barron.

The St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology is an American non-profit research and educational institute that promotes life-transforming Scripture study in the Catholic tradition. The Centre serves clergy, laity, students and scholars, with research and study tools — from books and publications to multimedia and on-line programming including free on-line study courses. Talks and information from Scott Hahn.

The Liturgy of the Hours is the richest single prayer resource of the Christian Church, with prayers, psalms and readings for each of the Hours, changing each day and through the seasons.

Universalis publishes the liturgical and devotional resources of the Catholic Church (Divine Office, Daily prayer, Mass readings) on electronic media to enrich the spiritual life of Christians.

As well as using the web site, you can use a Universalis app on your iPhone / iPad, iPod Touch, Amazon Fire, or Android device, and also on Windows and the Mac.

Celebrate is a Catholic charismatic family conference for Christians of all ages. It offers faith-filled, fun events which combine Christian teaching, inspirational speakers and celebration of the liturgy, where people of all ages join together in a vibrant atmosphere to celebrate the love of God. See the website for details of weekend conferences.

CaFE produce a variety of DVD resources for Catholics, designed to inspire and empower regular church-goers and inform those exploring the faith in a modern and non-threatening manner.
CaFE run a range of missions, retreats and events around the UK.
A library of easy-to-run resources is available and categorised into four main areas: Faith Formation, Sacraments, Youth, General Resources.

Magnificat is a monthly publication (with supplements for Lent and Advent) of daily Morning and Evening prayer, Mass readings, Night prayer, the Order of Mass, and short meditations.

List of links to websites covering on-line resources, Catholic sites, Catholic Charismatic sites, Communities, Conferences and Days of Renewal, Christian News, Christian Radio and TV, Christian Media, Evangelisation, Youth Ministries, Healing, Prayer, Marian Shrines, Ecumenical, Marriage and Family, Aid organisations and projects, Human rights, Christian musicians, Christian artists.

A broad range of practical evangelisation resources and testimonies, created as a fruit of the Proclaim ’15 National Catholic Evangelisation Conference. These materials have been collated and are available to parishes to support of their on-going evangelisation.

Vatican radio. The voice of the Pope and the Church in dialogue with the World.

News from the Vatican and information about the Pope’s activities, homilies, Twitter account etc. is dedicated to providing traditional Catholic information in the modern world. Daily readings, Catholic news from around the world, Saint of the day, on-line Bible, video clips.

Bible Hub Online Parallel Bible: search and study tools including parallel texts across numerous translations of the Bible, cross references, Treasury of Scripture, and commentaries aiming to:

  1. Increase the visibility and accessibility of the Scriptures online.
  2. Provide free access to Bible study tools in many languages.
  3. Promote the Gospel of Christ through the learning, study and application of God's word.

Catholic Truth Society is an independent publisher and charity (no. 218951), helping people to understand and practise the Catholic faith. Their work is focussed on evangelisation and catechesis through publishing and distributing books and leaflets on all aspects of the Catholic faith.

News from the Catholic Church in England and Wales.

The book ‘Heaven is for Real’ tells the testimony of a three year old boy who during surgery for an emergency appendectomy spent ‘three minutes’ in heaven. His father recalls how Colton (born in 1999) recovers and starts to talk about his time in heaven, sitting on Jesus’ knee, meeting angels and various people including his great grandfather and the sister he didn’t know he had because his mother had miscarried her early in pregnancy.

Information, resources and advice on all aspects of Liturgy for the Catholic Church.

Online Catholic book and gift store.

Website selling Christian resources for all ages – books, films, Bibles, cards, gifts, seasonal goods.

Good News Books are a family mail order company serving Renewal in the Catholic Church. They have been distributing books and Christian music since 1996 and they also provide bookshops for Conferences, Retreats and Days of Renewal.

Pauline Books & Media centres around the world are an expression of the ministry of the Daughters of St. Paul, an international congregation of women religious, founded to spread the Gospel through the channels of the modern media, selling books, audio visual resources and posters.

The Eternal World Television Network is dedicated to the advancement of truth as defined by the Magisterium of the Catholic Church. Its mission is to serve the orthodox belief and teaching of the Church as proclaimed by the supreme Pontiff and his predecessors.