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The minister of the word has a most important role in helping God's living word become food for the hungry, nourishment for disciples who are called to serve the world.

The resources available on this page are offered to assist with the first formation of ministers of the word, or for use in subsequent days of recollection.


A word alive and active

Lay Ministers of the Word

Leading a Scripture prayer group

The Prayer of the Faithful

Preparing to proclaim the Word

Proclaiming the Word

The Bible and the Lectionary

Assessment tool for Ministers of the Word

The role of the Reader

Ministry of the word: recommended reading