Group Resources

In this section, you will find several guides, prayers and hymns for use in your own parish, school or community. You don't have to contemplate the Bible alone!

Faith-Sharing Group Guides

Small faith-sharing groups can take many forms. We've added several guides for use in your own parish, school or community.

Official Hymn for the Year of the Word

Our official hymn ‘Praise to you Eternal Word’, written by Alex Heath, celebrates the power and beauty of God’s Word in our Salvation history. You can listen to it here and also download the words and PowerPoint that go with it.

Official Prayers for the Year

Here are four prayers for 'The God who Speaks' Scripture initiative.

How to do Lectio Divina (Holy Reading)

Lectio Divina is Latin for "Divine Reading" and is the practice of scriptural reading, meditation and prayer to deepen knowledge of God's Living Word.

Inspiring Quotes

We have produced a series of posters that you can download with inspiring quotes to promote a focus on Scripture as we celebrate 'The God Who Speaks'.