“Aperuit illis”: “Sunday of the Word of God” to replace “Bible Sunday” from 2021 onwards

The Second Vatican Council and the promulgation of Dei Verbum, the Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation in 1965 gave great impulse to the rediscovery of the word of God. Given this impetus as well as a growing awareness of Scripture as a source of spiritual renewal, the Bible has in recent decades been steadily gaining the attention of Catholics. Catholics in … Continue reading “Aperuit illis”: “Sunday of the Word of God” to replace “Bible Sunday” from 2021 onwards