July Focus - Year of the Family


Highlights this month:









Between the Testaments Series: St John’s Gospel and Temple Theology by Fr Michael Hall

New Resource
Room for God: At Home with the Sacred. Exciting new resource to help you develop spiritual habits and creative routines around your house - out now for £3.99.


Our Lady of Fátima Church in White City, London shares their discussions around racial justice in both a video and parish resource to bring about change in the Church’s life and to celebrate our rich diversity.

The Diocese of Northampton Liturgy Commission invite you to join them for a series of Zoom talks.

Cardiff's Online Saturday Scripture Talks

Diocese of Salford present four new online talks on Mark’s Gospel

Guide for Readers from the Diocese of Leeds

I AM MARK: Video Resource. A solo word-for-word dramatisation of St Mark’s Gospel


Bible in Transmission magazine

Free and twice yearly – subscribe in hardcopy or online. This edition looks at What is the Bible? and includes an article on the literary beauty and religious message of the Book of Tobit.

Bible in Transmission


Top Ten's

Take a look at these different depictions of angels in art and explore the Bible passages that inspired them.

Our Top Ten Home Quotes
Having spent much more time at home over the last year, we've turned to the Bible to find our top ten quotes about the home.

Resources for Schools

Proverbs Challenge for schools
To celebrate the faith and wisdom of young people we’re inviting pupils to write their own modern-day proverbs. Use our resources and guides for Teachers to help create some brilliant proverbs from around the dioceses.

Proverbs Challenge

Diocese of Westminster present a range of Scripture-focused PowerPoints for schools

Home School RE resources

Lent activities and Holy Week posters

Key Stage 3 and GCSE resources for Secondary schools

Bible and Sacraments posters for Secondary schools

Three new posters - Jesus’ I am sayings; Key Catholic Symbols; The Twelve Apostles

St Jerome and Bible translation photo challenge

Collective Worship - 12 ideas sheets for primary schools


Introducing St Mark's Gospel (starts Advent 2020 with the new Lectionary year)

Buy - special edition of Mark's Gospel

About the Bible section - a dedicated area on St Mark’s Gospel for our new Lectionary year.

Highlights include a day-by-day reading plan; an 18-part podcast series on Mark from the Catholic Bishops’ Conference and 19 signed videos retelling key stories of Mark’s Gospel in British Sign Language.

About the Bible - Mark




DOWNLOAD Fish with Mark poster



DOWNLOAD Whistletop Tour of Mark poster


Lectio Divina Group through Zoom - presented by Our Lady of the Angels, Nuneaton


For more information email Frances Molloy

Word on the Go: the Bible for busy Catholics 

Getting into the basics of our faith and Scripture.

Word on the Go

Bible Garden Project

Launch of Growing a Bible Garden with Newman University

Plant a Bible Garden with Newman University

Marriage and Family Life initiatives

Marriage Matters

Enrichment Weekends 2020 provided by Marriage Encounter

The Word at Home

ACN - Aid to the Church in Need children’s Bible stories’ project 

Celebrating the Assumption of Our Lady. A mini retreat by Middlesborough Diocese


Archdiocese-developed resources


A short leaflet for The God Who Speaks campaign has been written by our very own Fr Rob Taylerson, parish priest at St George and St Teresa, Dorridge.

It is sold in packs of 50 for £12.95 and is ideal for general distribution to parishioners, containing scripture background and suggestions for the year.
Order now


Bethany Mulvey OP, a teacher engaged in Scripture Research at Birmingham University, has written a correspondence course for the Year of the Word.

Our Lady of Evesham’s Scripture Course by Correspondence is free of charge. For more details please email [email protected]


Other Resources

An Introduction to Verbum Domini

The Knowable God


Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales

A huge amount of resources can be found on the national God Who Speaks website

Official Prayers for the Year

Four-week Advent Course

St Matthew's Gospel Day-by-Day

Blessing of Bibles within Mass

DOWNLOAD St Matthew's Gospel Trail poster (below)




Watch: Cardinal Vincent Nichols offers his reflections on this painting by Dutch artist Geertgen tot Sint Jans titled 'The Nativity at Night'




Watch: Cardinal Vincent Nichols offers his reflections on this painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Masaccio titled 'Saints Jerome and John the Baptist'