Category Archives: England and Wales

The God Who Speaks

Scripture is at the centre of everything the Church does. The word of God shapes our prayer and worship. The Bible shows us how to understand the world, how we are called to live and relate to each other. 2020 is the 10th anniversary of Verbum Domini – Pope Benedict XVI’s Apostolic Exhortation on ‘The […]
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What Good News!

Welcome to What Good News! The Christian message is good news. That is essentially what ‘gospel’ means. Our reaction as believers to the message of Jesus, and that of countless thousands throughout the last two thousand years, has been one of gratitude. This website offers lots of material addressing a great variety of topics related […]
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Light in our darkness – celebrating Divino Afflante Spiritu

On 19th July 1943 Pope Pius XII made a visit to the Tiburtino quarter of Rome. Allied bombing had flattened the ancient church of San Lorenzo. Having emptied his bank account, the Roman pope rushed to the area, prayed with the people and provided practical assistance. Some weeks later, in the early hours of 16th […]
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New, Summer edition of “The Word of the Lord”

The new edition of ‘The Word of the Lord’ – an email newsletter published by the Scripture Working Group at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the work of the group here.

New edition of “The Word of the Lord”

The new edition of ‘The Word of the Lord’ – an email newsletter published by the Scripture Working Group at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the work of the group here.

New edition of “The Word of the Lord”

The new edition of ‘The Word of the Lord’ – an email newsletter published by the Scripture Working Group at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the work of the group here.

“The Word of the Lord” – Advent

  The Advent edition of ‘The Word of the Lord’ – an email newsletter published by the Scripture Working Group at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the work of the group on our webpages here.

Journeying Through Luke’s Gospel – Scripture Resources

Open Minds, Burning Hearts “This Extraordinary Holy Year is itself a gift of grace,” Pope Francis said at the beginning of this Jubilee Year of Mercy. Grace, mercy and closeness to God are at the heart of our journey in faith – not just this year but every year. This is beautifully shown in the […]
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“The Word of the Lord”

    The Autumn edition of ‘The Word of the Lord’ – an email newsletter published by the Scripture Working Group at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales is already online. You can find it here. You can find out more about the work of the group on our webpages here.