Doctrine & Life Special Issue
Bible study, both academic and pastoral, is now a shared interest and responsibility across Christian traditions, though it once divided the Churches. The Vatican II Constitution on Divine Revelation, Dei Verbum, gave impetus to a process which began earlier in the twentieth century. Catholic scholars joined their Anglican and Protestant colleagues in exploring the insights made available by discoveries in archaeology and in applying historical- critical tools to the biblical texts.
By Carmel McCarthy RSM Praying with the psalms is a privileged way of becoming attuned to God's presence in today's...
By Brendan Clifford, O.P. In The Word Seen and Touched: Lectio Divinia & Human Experience, Brendan Clifford OP offers readers a...