| Scripture Backgrounds for the Sunday Lectionary - A Resource for Homilists ( YEAR A)
Scripture Backgrounds for the Sunday Lectionary - A Resource for Homilists ( YEAR A)
Authors: Mary A. Ehle; Peg Ekerdt;
Jean Marie Hiesberger; Biagio Mazza; Mary M. Mcglone, csj; Abbot Gregory J.
Polan, osb; Denise Simeone; George Smiga; Paul Turner and more...
as Foundations for Preaching and Teaching, this resource is a
compilation of selected Scripture backgrounds for Year A. Commentaries offer
historical-critical backgrounds, identify recurring themes, and underscore the
relevance of the readings to life today. A gem of a resource for all who teach
and preach, this book will provide homilists with a lens through which to
prepare each week.
"This book is a
treasure-trove of insight and commentary on all of the Sundays, holydays,
solemnities, and feasts of Year A....It also includes nuggets of wisdom taken
from a multitude of Church documents that shed further light on the message of the
-Fr. Steven Lanza, Pastor, Sacred Heart Parish, Winnetka, Illinois
Specifications: Paperback / 6" x 9" / 208 pages.