Unfolding Sacred Scripture
How Catholics Read the Bible.
This book invites readers into the Catholic practice of reading Scripture. In the first part the book introduces insights from the traditon, from its early days to its present teachings, showing what makes the Catholic approach distinct from the other ways of reading the Bible.The author explains the Catholic understanding of the Bible as the revealed and sacred Word of God, discusses how Catholics interpret the Bible, including the idea of reading Scripture with the community, and demonstrates ways the reader can participate in this practice. In the second part, he offers a guided tour with pratical exercises through the major parts and essential themes of the Bible.
Paperback 5 3/8" x 8 3/8" , 144 pages