Readers of this handbook will find some atypical resources in this Handbook. It covers the traditional biblical reading and reflection within the framework of Catholic belief, tradition, prayer, and experience. Other subjects include:
The history of how the Bible developed
A guide to its interpretation, and its use in prayer
Tips for preparing for the Sunday lectionary readings
Biblical prayer services for special occasions
A suggested plan for reading the Bible
A chart of New Testament parables, and a list of helps for reading the Bible.