IMPORTANT LINKS

CATHECHISM OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH

 

A catechism is the name given to a written work that contains a summary of all the beliefs of the faith that is used as a teaching tool.

In 1985, at a synod of bishops in Rome convened to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the conclusion of the Second Vatican Council, a proposal to develop a universal catechism for the Catholic Church was made and accepted.  The outcome was theCatechism of the Catholic Church, first published in 1992,  A new edition with some modifications was released in 1997.

EWTN - Global Catholic Network

 

EWTN Global Catholic Network airs family and religious programming from a Catholic point of view in English and Spanish. Providing more than 80% original programming, EWTN offers inspiring talk shows, entertaining children's animation, exclusive teaching series, live coverage of Church events, and thought-provoking documentaries.

Universalis (office of the hours)
 

This site does all the calendar calculations for you, and presents you with the psalms and readings for each hour of today, every day. As well as the Web, Universalis content is also available for WAP phones, by email, and by web feed for syndication. This site uses the version of the Liturgy of the Hours given in the Roman Breviary - but the Divine Office is for all Christians and not just Catholics. Christians of many other denominations, including Anglicans, Methodists, and Baptists, are using this site on a regular basis.

The Vatican Website

 

A link to the Vatican's Website. You can find Events, Photos, Videos, Encyclicals, Speeches, Prayers, and many other things from and about the Holy See.

Masstimes.org
 

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Bible Scripture Readings
 

Find bible verses, scripture readings, and meditations at this website. The aim and prayer of the “Daily Scripture Readings and Meditations” website will inspire and call those who use it to seek the truth of God’s Word in scripture with a passionate desire to know God and his love for us more fully.  God loves an earnest seeker and rewards those who “search diligently” for wisdom and understanding. 

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)
 

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is an assembly of the hierarchy of the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands who jointly exercise certain pastoral functions on behalf of the Christian faithful of the United States. The purpose of the Conference is to promote the greater good which the Church offers humankind, especially through forms and programs of the apostolate fittingly adapted to the circumstances of time and place. This purpose is drawn from the universal law of the Church and applies to the episcopal conferences which are established all over the world for the same purpose.

The Archdiocese of Newark

 

A link to our Archdiocese's website, with a wealth of information regaurding all about the Newark Diocese.

The Augustine Institute serves the formation of Catholics for the New Evangelization. Through our academic and parish programs, we equip Catholics intellectually, spiritually, and pastorally to renew the Church and transform the world for Christ.

FORMED.org is a revolutionary online platform featuring the best Catholic videos, audio talks, eBooks and movies from trusted partners like the Augustine Institute, St. Paul Center, Marian Fathers, Lighthouse Catholic Media, Ignatius Press and Word on Fire. Catechism and Personal Faith Formation are at the fingertips of every parishioner. Visit FORMED.org to learn about these resources delivered to you by the Augustine Institute.

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