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The official publication of the National Institute for the Word of God is The GoodNews Letter. It provides timely ideas and information for everyone who is interested in preaching and Bible sharing. It contains special interviews and features on persons who are actively engaged in the ministry of the Word in the Church. In addition, transcripts from the Heart to Heart Radio Program are available.

To open books made available online, just click on these links below. Ignore any password requests with either the Enter or Escape keys. Some of the documents are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader, which is available online for free, from the Adobe company website.

To download the PDF files, right click over the links below and select 'Save Target As', then pick a destination on your computer to save to and click OK. This way you can open and/or print the resources from the folder you saved to, without having to go online.

Youth Retreat Manual Fr. John Burke, O.P.
Formative Article on Lectoring Fr. John Burke, O.P.
Beginner's Guide to Bible Sharing I and II  Fr. John Burke, O.P.
Catholic Sunday Preaching   Fr. Robert F. McNamara
Guidelines for Bible Sharing Groups Fr. John Burke, O.P.