Parish & School Resources
My skills have often been engaged to shoulder those relentless annual deadlines: Advent and Lenten programs. Sacramental programs. Scriptural and lectionary-based catechetical resources.
With or without a pandemic, there is always a need for home-based learning. Family-friendly resources accentuate 'home as a holy place', with Gospel themes expressed through relational stories, practical outreach and home rituals, such as this booklet of reflections for parents: Click here and here.
The Second Vatican Council was a turning point in Catholic teaching about Jewish-Christian relations. Yet this groundbreaking development is not always well known beyond specialist interfaith circles. There is a growing need for resources that promote a love for the Hebrew Scriptures, an appreciation of the Jewish roots of Christianity, and respect for the traditions of the Jewish people as lived today.
Order: new book by Teresa Pirola, Catholic-Jewish Relations: Twelve Key Themes for Teaching and Preaching, Paulist Press (Stimulus), 2023.