Reference Links


  The Liturgy of the Hours

The New American Bible

Bible Commentary
(biblia-Old Testament)

 Bible Commentary
(biblia-New Testament)

   Bible Commentary
(Haydock-Old Testament)

   Bible Commentary
(Haydock-New Testament

Biblical Words


Documents of Vatican II

   Deus Caritas Est [Encyclical] January 25, 2006

Spe Salvi 
November 30, 2007

Responses to Certain Questions of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops 
Concerning Artificial Nutrition and Hydration

Sacramentum Caritatis [Apostolic Exhortation] February 22, 2007

Ecclesia De Eucharistia April 17, 2003

Evangelium Vitae March 25, 1995

Redemptor Hominis March 4, 1979

Redemptoris Mater March 25, 1987

   Redemptionis Sacramentum

Slavorum Apostoli June 2, 1985

Catechesi Tradendae
October 16, 1979 [Apostolic Exhortation]

Christifideles Laici  December 30, 1988 [Apostolic Exhortation]

Ecclesia Dei  July 2, 1988 [Apostolic Letter

Familiaris Consortio November 22, 1981 [Apostolic Exhortation]

Ordinatio Sacerdotalis May 22, 1994 [Apostolic Letter]

Pastor Bonus June 28, 1988 [Apostolic Constitution]

Sacrae Disciplinae Leges January 25, 1983 [Apostolic Constitution]

Humanae Vitae July 25, 1968

Mysterium Fidei September 3, 1965

Mysterium Fidei September 3, 1965

Sacrum Diaconatus Ordinem June 18, 1967 [Motu Proprio]

 Pacem In Terris April 11, 1963


New Advent

Catholic Encyclopedia

   Catechism of the Catholic Church

   1983 Code of Canon Law

   Canon Law Citations as Related to Deacons

   General Instruction of the Roman Missal

   Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA)

Basic Norms for the Formation of Deacons

The two sites below have a
wealth of information available

theologylibrary link