Year of the Family

The “Amoris Laetitia Family Year” is an initiative of Pope Francis which began on 19 March 2021 and ends on 26 June 2022. For our July Focus, we have created a number of biblical resources to celebrate this year.

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.

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 last year, 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.