Free Online Bible Commentaries
This program offers Sacred Scripture, its interpretation in light of Sacred Tradition and the teachings of the Magisterium, with appropriate theological commentary and exegesis. Catholic.
Commentary of the Early Church Fathers on the Gospels; compiled into a superb narrative by Thomas Aquinas; translated by John Henry Newman. Catholic.
Originally compiled by Catholic priest and biblical scholar Rev. George Leo Haydock (1774-1849); written with the Douay-Rheims Bible in view. Catholic.
While St. Thomas Aquinas is well known for his Summa Theologiae, most people don’t realize that he actually wrote even more extensively on Scripture. Most NT books plus Psalms and Job. Catholic.
Considered one of the most important Catholic theologians and Bible commentators, Cornelius à Lapide’s (Jesuit priest, 1567-1637) writings on the Bible have remained critical to the Catholic Church for centuries. Catholic.
Free Online Bible Studies
This free Catholic online resource for the study of Sacred Scripture offers: * In-depth Bible studies in the living tradition of the Catholic Church * Accessing ancient and contemporary commentaries * Historical and archaeological information * Catechism of the Catholic Church references * Catholic.
According to the Constitution of the Sacred Liturgy promulgated by the Second Vatican Council, “Within the cycle of a year. . . (the Church) unfolds the whole mystery of Christ, not only from his incarnation and birth until his ascension, but also as reflected in the day of Pentecost, and the expectation of a blessed, hoped-for return of the Lord.” Catholic.
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Free Online Bible Encyclopedias
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, also known as the ISBE, is an exhaustive Biblical encyclopedia that explains in detail every significant word in the Bible, and also includes historical information from the Apocrypha. It provides detailed information on the language and literature of the Bible world, their cultures and the historical and religious environments of the people of the Bible in articles by nearly 200 scholars. Protestant.
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Purchasable Bible Study Aids
With the cutting-edge technology of Logos, the ancient tradition of the Church is brought to life, fully integrated with the Scriptures. Logos allows you to approach the doctrines of the Faith from every angle???Scriptural, liturgical, theological, mystical, or magisterial. Catholic
Purchasable Bible Commentaries
The only Catholic Study Bible based on the Revised Standard Version 2nd Catholic Edition, the Ignatius Catholic Study Bible New Testament brings together all of the books of the New Testament and the penetrating study tools developed by renowned Bible teachers Dr. Scott Hahn and Curtis Mitch.
The Navarre Bible contains the text from the Revised Standard Version bible translation, with additional commentaries and explanations. This extensive project was initiated by St. Josemaria Escriva and was compiled by the University of Navarre faculty. Sources of the commentaries include: various Church documents, the writings of the Early Church Fathers and Doctors of the Church , as well as the writings from modern spiritual writers.
Combines outstanding biblical scholarship with lively faith to help Catholics interpret Scripture and apply it to Christian life today. In seventeen volumes, the series aims to provide readable, informative commentary on each book of the New Testament. The CCSS responds to the desire of Catholics to study the Bible in depth and in a way that integrates Scripture with Catholic doctrine, worship, and daily life.
An inspiring Bible study that is completely faithful to the teachings of the Catholic Church. The study commentaries are written by leading Scripture scholars and authors, and each study contains references to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, papal encyclicals, and writings of the early Church Fathers and the saints. Additional resources are available to study leaders and students on the CSS Program Website. Our full-length program includes lectures on DVD that accompany each week’s lesson. The lectures are given by Catholic priests.
Other Bible Commentaries and Resources
Opening the Scriptures series by George Martin
A Catholic Introduction to the Bible: The Old Testament by John Bergsma and Brant Pitre
Catholic Bible Dictionary by Scott Hahn, Gen. Ed.
The Catholic Comparative New Testament (Oxford University Press)
The Precise Parallel New Testament (Oxford University Press)
Synopsis of the Four Gospels by Kurt Aland, Ed.
Pauline Parallels by Fred O. Francis and J. Paul Sampley