This fundamental resource for presiders, lectors, homilists, and those who prepare the liturgy is perfect for lector training programs, liturgy committee meetings, and scripture study groups to promote good proclamation and love of scripture in the Sunday assembly. This year's readings from Year C of the Lectionary for Mass are provided in the revised New American Bible translation, approved for use in the dioceses of the United States.
Sense line format for readings mirror the Lectionary and aid the reader in preparation
Lectionary numbers for each set of readings
Commentaries for each reading, provide users with scriptural background
Information and tips for effective proclamation
Margin notes point to the logical divisions in the passages
Bolded words help the reader know when to stress important sections and concepts