The Verbum Dei Missionary Fraternity is a Catholic contemplative-active community founded by Fr. Jaime Bonet in Mallorca, Spain in 1963. Verbum Dei has been active in Singapore since 1997 and offers a number of prayer sessions and retreats based on the Word of God as well as faith formation. For further information please visit their website at; http://verbumdeisingapore.org/
Catholic Theological Institute of Singapore
The Catholic Theological Institute of Singapore (CTIS) was established in 2013 for the systematic formation in Catholic theology. CTIS offers both Certificate and Diploma Courses in Theology . It is located at St Francis Xavier Seminary, 618 Upper Bukit Timah Road (within the campus of St. Joseph’s Church).
CTIS has a spacious library with a large selection of books in its lending and reference sections on a wide variety of topics including Theology, Philosophy and Scripture. The library is located on the First level of St. Francis Xavier Seminary, and is open to the public from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm on weekdays. The library is closed on all Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. Further information can be found at https://www.ctis.sg/
FORMED is an on demand online platform providing access to the best Catholic audio talks, movies, e-books, and video-based studies from trusted Catholic sources.
For Catholics in Singapore to access FORMED, you will need to log in via https://formed.org using an access code which you can obtain from your parish. (If you have problems logging in please drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Word On Fire
Word on Fire is a Catholic media organization that uses digital and traditional media to introduce Catholicism to the broader world, founded by Bishop Robert Barron.
Church documents regarding Sacred Scripture:
Divino Afflante Spiritu, Encyclical on Promoting Biblical Studies, Pope Pius XII, 1943
Dei Verbum, Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation, Second Vatican Council, 1965
Verbum Domini, Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Benedict XVI, 2010.