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NABRE Online
Saturday, 13 Aug, 2011 – 19:44 | No Comment
NABRE Online

The New American Bible Revised Edition is now available online. One can find it here. As I said before, the NAB edition that we use in our English Masses is still the liturgically approved version. And so there is no real pressure for us to purchase this new edition. Besides, only the Old Testament and the Psalms received a make-over, not the New Testament. However, for academic and research purposes, it would be good to have a copy of the NABRE. The Preface to this edition says why:

The Bibliya Tagala Podcasts
Monday, 25 Jul, 2011 – 23:24 | No Comment
The Bibliya Tagala Podcasts

The Biblista Podcasts (biblista.podbean.com) is a project I started on December 2010 and have maintained since then. Currently there are more than 30 podcasts of varying lengths (the longest is 16 minutes) dealing on the Gospel readings. The latest is on Matthew’s account of the Canaanite woman which will be read for the 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (A).

Bible Website in Tagalog
Wednesday, 29 Sep, 2010 – 17:39 | No Comment
Bible Website in Tagalog

"Ang Bibliya Tagala" is a Bible information website in Tagalog. It is intended to extend the functionality of the Bible Workshop’s Mag-aral Tayo. The website offers articles on the Sunday readings with each article …

Post-Pentecost Articles at the Workshop
Tuesday, 25 May, 2010 – 21:36 | No Comment
Post-Pentecost Articles at the Workshop

With the Solemnity of Pentecost, the Easter season ends.  Immediately following this are three solemnities in Ordinary Time:  the solemnities of the Holy Trinity, the Body and Blood of Christ, and the Most Sacred Heart …

Christmas to Epiphany
Monday, 14 Dec, 2009 – 23:49 | One Comment
Christmas to Epiphany

The Church in the Philippines is making some changes in the liturgy for Christmas this year, and it is about the re-introduction of the Christmas Vigil Mass on December 24.  Confusion may arise regarding …

Advent (Year C) Reading Guides
Monday, 30 Nov, 2009 – 17:42 | One Comment
Advent (Year C) Reading Guides

The Bible reading guides for the Sundays of the season of Advent are now available. Follow the links below:
Note that for this liturgical year, we will be following the Cycle for Luke. The first Sunday’s …

Resuming Mark
Wednesday, 19 Aug, 2009 – 0:18 | No Comment
Resuming Mark

 
The reading guides for the 21st to the 24th Sundays of OT B are now available. Some Scriptural readings have two guides while others have none at all, especially for the first readings. This is …

18th-20th Sunday: Conversations on the Bread of Life
Monday, 27 Jul, 2009 – 0:37 | No Comment
18th-20th Sunday:  Conversations on the Bread of Life

 John 6 replaces the gospel of Mark from the 17th to the 21st Sunday of Ordinary Time.  Below are the available articles for the 18th-20th Sundays. 

18th Sunday

Guide for the Gospel: John 6:24-35
Ephesians 4:17-24
Sunday Thoughts: …

Items for the 14th, 15th and 16th Sundays of OT, Year B
Friday, 3 Jul, 2009 – 3:00 | No Comment
Items for the 14th, 15th and 16th Sundays of OT, Year B

This blogsite hasn’t been updated for two weeks not because of negligence but because I have been working on new articles at Res Biblica and the Bible Workshop. Articles for the 14th to the …

New Items at the Workshop
Tuesday, 26 May, 2009 – 21:48 | No Comment
New Items at the Workshop

Below are the most recent articles from http://www.biblista.net for Pentecost and Trinity Sunday.

The Coming of the Holy Spirit
“Pentecost” was originally a Jewish feast that celebrated the giving of the Law at Sinai fifty-days after …

Easter Sunday 2009
Friday, 10 Apr, 2009 – 0:43 | No Comment
Easter Sunday 2009

We resume the offerings of Daily Inspirations with a list of the articles already posted at the Bible Workshop and Res Biblica.
Easter I

Sunday Thoughts:  Our Easter Faith
Mag-aral Tayo:  Ang Libingang Walang Laman …

Simbang Gabi (Misa del Gallo)
Saturday, 13 Dec, 2008 – 21:59 | 3 Comments
Simbang Gabi (Misa del Gallo)

From December 16 until the 24th, Advent masses in the Philippines take on a different twist. We will be celebrating the Christmas novena masses which will begin at 4 AM. This year, December 21 …

Recovered Blogs
Sunday, 26 Oct, 2008 – 0:22 | No Comment
Recovered Blogs

This is probably the third time that I am making available the blogs of AgustinongPinoy between the years 2004 and 2005. These are the same blogs that included articles about the Iglesya Ni Kristo ni …

ScriptureSynod.COM
Tuesday, 21 Oct, 2008 – 17:49 | No Comment
ScriptureSynod.COM

If you would like to be updated on the goings on at the Synod on the Word of God, go to http://www.scripturesynod.com.  It is a resource site that Jeff Cavins — remember him? — …

Synod on the Word of God
Tuesday, 7 Oct, 2008 – 23:18 | No Comment
Synod on the Word of God

The Synod on the Word of God is underway.  It started on October 5 and will continue until the 26th of the month.  The attendance for the Synod is quite impressive.  H2O News provides the …

I Am Back!
Friday, 26 Sep, 2008 – 15:47 | No Comment
I Am Back!

I just came back from our group’s yearly retreat. This time it was held in the new Spirituality Center being constructed at ToloTolo, Concepcion, Cebu. The retreat was handled by Fr. Robert Dueweke, OSA of …

Away From The Presario
Sunday, 21 Sep, 2008 – 20:23 | No Comment
Away From The Presario

I’ll be away from the Presario for a few days.  Cebu is calling and I’ll be going there for a needed retreat.  This doesn’t mean that this blog will be out of content during my …

The PIB Goes 100
Wednesday, 17 Sep, 2008 – 21:58 | No Comment
The PIB Goes 100

 

Biblista writes:
Maybe I should now apply for a sabbatical in 2009.  The Pontifical Biblical Institute will be celebrating its centenary that year and I think some of the  activities will be interesting.  I received …