Celebrating

Whenever we celebrate the liturgy, the Scriptures are proclaimed. We listen to God speaking to us with the Church. In the sacraments and through our prayers we celebrate and encounter Christ.

At the Manger: Family Celebrations for the Eight Days of Christmas

Bishop Peter Brignall invites us to use this short family service for each day of the Octave, beginning on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day with a blessing of the crib. More >

The Advent Wreath: Four Services for Home and Family

Bishop Peter Brignall invites us to share a simple ceremony of lighting the candles of the Advent Wreath. More >

The Christmas Story in Plain English

A Christmas story resource designed for children who prefer the Bible in plain English words and pictures. More >

Painting the sounds

Fleur Dorrell takes us on a visual exploration of sacred music as depicted in three different paintings. More >

Singing Scripture in the liturgy

Frances Novillo, a liturgical musician, explains the background to, and importance of, singing Scripture in the liturgy. More >

Singing the Psalms

Frances Novillo, a liturgical musician, highlights the many times during Mass that you're likely to sing straight from the Psalms, and the significance of this for our worship and faith. More >

August 2020: Scripture and Music

Our Focus for August is on music and the Bible. More >

A Saint for each Month

In celebration of the communion of saints in heaven, we introduce a saint for each month of the year and their connection to Scripture. More >

St Mary Magdalene in Art

Fleur Dorrell looks at the many different ways Mary Magdalene has been depicted in art. More >

July 2020: Scripture and Saints

During July we celebrate the communion of saints in heaven. We introduce a saint for each month of the year and their relation to Scripture; and we highlight St Mary Magdalene. More >

Bible stories to fire the imagination

Eleanor Lalley shares her experience of reading the Bible as a child and her desire to spark that enthusiasm in her own children. More >

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