Family

Find inspiration and tools to open the Bible with your family.

Need a Family Bible? Bible Society’s Good News Bible can be bought here, it features a clear, readable style and the well-loved line drawings by Annie Vallotton.

The “Amoris Laetitia Family Year” is an initiative of Pope Francis which began on 19 March 2021 and ends on 26 June 2022. Keep an eye on the Vatican’s official website for the Year of the Family here.

World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

Check out these great resources prepared for the new World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly.

Adoption and the Bible

In this short video, a dad who adopted his son, shares his story.

Who do you think you are biblically?

We've prepared this new resource to help you discover more about your extended family in the Bible and their life stories.

Help! I don’t feel confident with the Bible: Resources and ideas for you and your family

This article by Avril Baigent applies to mums and dads, step-parents, grandparents, aunties and uncles, godparents and honorary godparents, and anyone who spends time with children.

Family Life and the Bible: A Personal Reflection

Find out what inspires Paola and Eamon McMorrow to read the Bible with their family and parish.

Being The Domestic Church

Eleanor Lalley provides encouragement for families and ideas for opening the Bible with your children in the home.

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.