Tips & Tools

Need some useful information about a specific subject? Chances are you have come to the right place! Below is a list of various tips, tools, and links all put together in one place for your viewing pleasure. Be sure to check back as we are periodically adding and updating this information.


Want to know even more about Catholicism? The following link provides additional resources for RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) candidates who wish to learn more about our faith and how to become Catholic.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults



Was there a word you just didn’t understand at a class, in Mass, or during a meeting? The following link takes you to a digital version of the Catholic encyclopedia which contains any word you may want to look up regarding Catholicism.

Catholic Encyclopedia



Want to be a Lector at Mass? The link below provides information on the role of the Lector as well as some sage advice.

The Role of a Lector



As lectors, it is our job to proclaim the Word of God as it was intended. The link below is for anyone wishing to learn more detail about our Mass readings for a particular day or for existing lectors to gain more insight into a reading for which you are scheduled to proclaim.

Lector Preparation for Mass Readings



The Catholic Church has lots of rules, laws, and stances on various subjects which are all contained in a book I like to refer to as the “Second Bible”. The link below will take you to the official Vatican website containing the Catechism of the Catholic Church that all of us should hold near and dear to our hearts.

The Catechism of the Catholic Church



Want to learn more about becoming an Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (Eucharistic Minister)? The link below will provide more information which may be helpful as you decide on your chosen path.

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion



Ever wanted an easy electronic access to each and every book of the Bible? The link below will provide you with that access at no cost!

Books of the Bible



Want to quickly see each daily reading? The link below will provide you with this information.

Daily Mass Readings



Want to know ALL about the Roman Catholic Mass? The link below provides a tremendous amount of information!

The Roman Catholic Mass



Do you ever find yourself in need of a liturgical calendar? You are in luck! The link below provides you with 3 years worth of calendars.

Catholic Liturgical Calendar