Catholic Resources

Archdiocese of Philadelphia Link The official site of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and Archbishop Chaput
Awaken to Prayer Link How to pray as a Catholic. An encyclopedia of Catholic prayers compiled by Sacred Heart Church in the Archdiocese of Seattle, WA
Catechism of the Catholic Church Link The Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC) “is a statement of the Church’s faith and of Catholic doctrine, attested to or illuminated by Sacred Scripture, the Apostolic Tradition and the Church’s Magisterium.
Catechesi Tradendae Link On 16 October 1979, Pope John Paul II issued his Apostolic Exhortation, ‘Catechesi Tradendae.’ Catechesi Tradendae charted the course for authentic catechetical renewal within the Universal Church. The document is rich in advice for catechists working in every educational setting in the modern Church.
Catholic Answers Link Catholic Answers is an apostolate dedicated to serving Christ by bringing the fullness of Catholic truth to the world. We help good Catholics become better Catholics, bring former Catholics back home and lead non-Catholics into the fullness of the faith. We explain Catholic truth, equip the faithful to live fully the sacramental life, and assist them in spreading the Good News.
Catholic Encyclopedia Link The Catholic Encyclopedia, as its name implies, proposes to give its readers full and authoritative information on the entire cycle of Catholic interests, action and doctrine.
Catholic Foodie Link Where Food Meets Faith!
Catholic@pps.com Link Phone and tablet apps for Catholics
Catholics United for the Faith Link Catholics United for the Faith is an international lay apostolate founded in 1968 by H. Lyman Stebbins to support, defend, and advance the efforts of the Teaching Church in accord with the teachings of the Second Vatican Council.
Daily Readings Link Catholics United for the Faith is an international lay apostolate founded in 1968 by H. Lyman Stebbins to support, defend, and advance the efforts of the Teaching Church in accord with the teachings of the Second Vatican Council.
Dei Verbum Link Dei Verbum (Word of God) is a Vatican II document on tradition (tradere – the “handing-on of Christ”) and the revelation of Christ through the Word. From the Vatican website.
Divine Office.org/td> Link The Liturgy of the Hours is the prayer of the whole People of God.The laity are encouraged to recite the divine office either with the priests, among themselves, or individually. Read the prayers online or buy the phone app.
Liturgy Questions Link Documented answers to questions concerning liturgical practice. All answers are documented if possible and links to the appropriate documents are provided.
Mass Times for Travel Link Mass Times is a non profit web site that allows traveling Catholics to locate Mass times and information for Catholic Churches around the world.
New American Bible Link The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ production of the complete Bible online.
Office for Life, Family and Laity Link The Office for Life, Family and Laity works to uphold the dignity of the human person from conception to natural death, the sacredness of marriage between one man and one woman and to develop a Catholic laity, formed in the authentic teaching of the Church, to “go and make disciples of all the nations” Mt 28:19
Roman Catholic Spiritual Direction Link Roman Catholic Spiritual Direction serves as a resource for Catholics who desire a deeper relationship with Christ and His church and have discovered that the paths to pursuing this relationship is not always clearly illuminated.
Scripture Catholic Link Scriptural Evidence for the Teachings of the Catholic Faith.
The General Instruction of the Roman Missal Link The GIRM provides the theological perspective and liturgical laws governing how we celebrate the Mass of the Roman Rite throughout the world.
The Lectio Divina Homepage Link A collection of reflections on Scripture and the Fathers of the Church.
Third Edition of the Roman Missal Link The Roman Missal, Third Edition, the ritual text containing prayers and instructions for the celebration of the Mass, has been approved by the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments. The complete text of the Roman Missal is still undergoing final editing by Vatican officials. It is expected to be forwarded to Conferences of Bishops later this spring, at which time it will be prepared for publication.
Vatican: The Holy See Link The Holy See, Official Site of the Vatican