Session Two - DIVINE REVELATION - October 21, 2017
Morning Session - Very Reverend John Iffert, V.F.
Lectio Divina as a Group Exercise
DEI VERBUM - DOGMATIC CONSTITUTION ON DIVINE REVELATION, Solemnly promulgated by His Holiness Pope Paul VI on November 19, 1965
VERBUM DOMINI: ON THE WORD OF GOD IN THE LIFE AND MISSION OF THE CHURCH, Post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation by Benedict XVI (2010)
CATHOLIC STUDY BIBLE
U.S. CATHOLIC CATECHISM FOR ADULTS, chapters 2 and 3
THE INSPIRATION AND TRUTH OF SACRED SCRIPTURE, Pontifical Biblical Commission (2014)
THE INTERPRETATION OF THE BIBLE IN THE CHURCH, Pontifical Biblical Commission (1993)
Afternoon Session - Reverend Donald Blaes
Lesson for Proclaimers on delivering the Word of the Lord. The PPSST! information can be accessed by clicking the link below.
Pre-session Readings used as examples during session two. pdf (click here) (144 KB)
Carefully examine the readings for the next two Sundays and determine:
1. Where would you pause?
2. What words would you "punch?'
3. What words would you have to "chop up" into parts in order to pronounce correctly?
4. Find "because"; "to", "for", "forever"
Dei Verbum, The Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation - Second Vatican Council promulgated by Pope Paul VI (please bring a copy to the session)
- Look for handbooks, manuals, instruction materials in your parish for lectors and spend some time (unspecified) reading. Think of how these materials would provide guidance for lectors.
If you are a Lector, prepare to read the 2nd Reading of the 29th or 30th Sunday or the one for All Saints. Three people will be called upon to do those readings during our session. pdf Click Here (144 KB) for readings.