Biblical Resources
For freedom, Christ has set us free

Loreto House Formation Programme

Handouts
1. Critical Reading

Slides (in PDF)
1. Critical Reading

Resources
just click on the links, where available

Bibles
HarperCollins Study Bible (= NRSV with excellent notes)

Catholic Church Documents
A Brief History of Catholic Biblical Interpretation

The historicity of the Gospels (1964)
Dei Verbum (II Vatican Council (1965)
On Sacred Scripture and Christology (1984)
The Interpretation of the Bible in the Church (1993)
The Jewish People and Their Sacred Scriptures in the Christian Bible (2001)
The Bible and Morality. Biblical Roots of Christian Conduct (2008)
The Word of God (Benedict XVI; 2010)
The Joy of the Gospel (Francis; 2013)
The Inspiration and Truth of Sacred Scripture (2014)

Books and articles
Karris, Robert J. , “Luke 24:13-35” in Interpretation (1987) vol. 41, p. 57-61.
Karris, Robert J.,
Eating your Way through Luke’s Gospel, Collegeville MN: The Liturgical Press, 2006.
McBride, Dennis,
Emmaus : the gracious visit of God according to Luke, Dublin: Dominican Publications, 1991