Category Archives: England and Wales

New edition of “The God who Speaks”

The new, May edition of ‘The God who Speaks’ – an email newsletter created by the God who Speaks Team at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England & Wales in partnership with Bible Society – is already online.

Holy Week Readings

The readings for all the Masses of Holy Week, including Passion gospels, the Mass of Chrism, the Mass of Lord’s Supper, and Good Friday, taken from the Revised New Jerusalem Bible, with commentary by Fr Adrian Graffy, parish priest, Scripture scholar and member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission, are accessible free of charge by going […]
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New edition of “The God who Speaks”

The new, April edition of ‘The God who Speaks’ – an email newsletter created by the God who Speaks Team at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England & Wales in partnership with Bible Society – is already online.

Lent Readings

Now available free of charge on www.whatgoodnews.org brief commentaries on all the Mass readings from Ash Wednesday to Good Friday, written by Fr Adrian Graffy. Biblical text and commentary are accessible for each day by going to the home page of www.whatgoodnews.org and clicking on ‘Discover More’.  LENT READINGS: The Scripture readings for Lent are particularly rich and a […]
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New edition of “The God who Speaks”

The new edition of ‘The God who Speaks’ – an email newsletter – created by the God who Speaks Team at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England & Wales in partnership with Bible Society is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the God who Speaks campaign here.

Women in Scripture Podcast

A new podcast celebrates the lives and influence of women in scripture, some of the greatest women of all time. Natalie Orefice, Advisor for Parish Evangelisation at the Archdiocese of Birmingham presents a monthly podcast with dynamic women from across the Diocese, each focussing on a different woman in the Bible. It aims to ask […]
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New edition of “The God who Speaks”

The new edition of ‘The God who Speaks’ – an email newsletter – created by the God who Speaks Team at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England & Wales in partnership with Bible Society is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the God who Speaks campaign here.

‘The Adventures of a Biblical Translator’

On 23 January from 11 am until 12.30 Dom Henry Wansbrough will be presenting a live stream talk entitled ‘The Adventures of a Biblical Translator’. Dom Henry is the editor of the New Jerusalem Bible and the recently published Revised New Jerusalem Bible. The event will be presented by Dr Sean Ryan, chair of the Catholic Biblical Association. […]
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New edition of “The God who Speaks”

The new edition of ‘The God who Speaks’ – an email newsletter – created by the God who Speaks Team at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England & Wales in partnership with Bible Society is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the God who Speaks campaign here.

The Christmas Gospels

Fr Adrian Graffy, parish priest and member of the Pontifical Biblical Commission, has prepared a series of reflections on the ‘Christmas gospels’, the gospel passages read from 17th December until 6th January. Video of the talks can be accessed by going to www.whatgoodnews.org