Pope Francis: Evangeli Gaudium

pope francisPost-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, dated 24 November 2013, on proclaiming & making present, in today’s world, Christ. Image links to Vatican translation.

Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments: General Instruction of the Roman Missal (Third Typical Edition)

Provides specific detail about each element of the Order of Mass celebrated in accordance with the Roman MissalThird Edition, implemented 27 November 2011. Image links to Vatican translation.

Catechism of the Catholic Church

 A “compendium of all Catholic doctrine regarding both faith and morals”.  An updated and systematic presention of “the teaching of Sacred Scripture, the living Tradition in the Church and the authentic Magisterium, as well as the spiritual heritage of the Fathers, Doctors and saints of the Church”. Promulgated by Pope John Paul II on 15 August 1997. Image links to Vatican translation. ISBN recommendation: 0385508190

Congregation for Divine Worship: Liturgy of the Hours According to the Roman Rite

The official daily prayers of the Roman Catholic Church. The current form, revised after Vatican II, was published and released 11 April 1971 with the approval of Pope Paul VI. Image links to free Liturgy of the Hours website. ISBN recommendation: 0899424090