The Catholic Family Connections Bible
Edited by John M. Vitek, MA
One of the best predictors of lifelong faith practice is reading the Bible at home with your family. Catholic families now have a Bible to call their own and to use at home throughout the year.
Using the familiar Pray It! Study It! Live It! design, The Catholic Family Connections Bible© uses the New American Bible Revised Edition text and provides an easy-to-use way for families to read and apply the Bible to daily life, and to learn more about their Catholic faith. The Bible includes:
- Over 700 lively articles help you Pray It! Study It! Live It!©
- Catholic Connection© articles provide a presentation of key Catholic doctrine.
- 28 articles address the seven principles of Catholic social teaching.
- 75 inspirational illustrations.
- Helpful index to life and faith issues.
- Easy-to-use glossary of Scripture-related terms.
- Sunday Lectionary readings for all three cycles.
- "Catholic Connections" index.
- "Sacraments Connections" index.
The Catholic Family Connections Bible© helps families connect to:
- Each other . . . through family faith conversations.
- Faith . . .through practices of prayer and devotion.
- Community . . . through participating in Christian service together.
The Catholic Family Connections Bible is also a perfect companion to family-based programs such as; Generations of Faith, Whole Community Catechesis, Family Catechesis, Intergenerational Faith Formation, Growing in Faith Together (G.I.F.T.), Life-long Faith Formation.
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Publisher: Saint Mary's Press
Translation: New American Bible Revised Edition
Copyright: Sept. 21, 2015
Size: 6.375 x 8.875
Length: 1968 pages
Each Sacrament Prep family Purchases this bible...
By Stacey Pinder, OR
Review by John Roberto, Lifelong Faith Associates, editor, Lifelong Faith Journal
Midwest Book Review, June, 2010