Tag: bible

Pope sets special day to honor, study, share the Bible

VATICAN CITY | The newly established “Sunday of the Word of God” is an invitation to Catholics across the world to deepen their appreciation, love and faithful witness to God and his word, Pope Francis said. By papal decree, the third Sunday in Ordinary Time — Jan. 26 this year — is to be observed… Read more »

Pope declares a Sunday each year dedicated to word of God

VATICAN CITY | To help the church grow in love and faithful witness to God, Pope Francis has declared the third Sunday in Ordinary Time to be dedicated to the word of God. Salvation, faith, unity and mercy all depend on knowing Christ and sacred Scripture, he said in a new document. Devoting a special… Read more »