Biblical Resources


Come, you whom my Father has blessed, take for your heritage the kingdom prepared for you since the foundation of the world
Matthew 25:34
Shalom, peace, and welcome to this website. Biblical Resources is offered as a service to the wider faith community. Kieran J. O’Mahony is an Augustinian friar and biblical scholar. He lives in St John’s Priory, Thomas St, Dublin, D08 F8NW and works for Dublin Diocese as coordinator of biblical studies. He is a member of the Orlagh-in-the-City community. In case you are wondering, the background picture to this page is the Upper Lake, at Glendalough, Co Wicklow.

Latest publication: Hearers of the Word, vol 4
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Hearers of the Word series for Advent and Christmas Year B, 2020, has just been published.
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Resilient faith: Advent spirituality for a time of pandemic.
An Advent Scripture Course, comprising 6 recorded presentations and a live webinar.

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1. Notes on the Sunday Readings
Here you will find notes on the Sunday readings as found in the Catholic lectionary since the Second Vatican Council. The readings are often the same as those found in the Revised Common Lectionary. It is a sincere wish that the notes may be of use to other traditions as well.

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3. Bible +
General resources include praying with Scripture, reading in Church, digital programmes and so forth. Suggestions are always welcome.

Here you will find a variety of links to do with Scripture resources, texts and commentary.
2. School of the Word
The SOTW is an adult faith project in biblical studies for the diocese of Dublin. The details may be found on the dedicated webpage and the calendar gives details of what is happening where.
5. Fun
On a lighter note…
Hear, O Israel!