Byzantine and Catholic Websites

 

Byzantine Catholic Websites

Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh
http://www.archeparchy.org/

Byzantine Catholic Church in America
http://www.byzcath.org/
Information on Byzantine faith & worship including directories, news, links to other Orthodox and Catholic Churches and message boards.

Byzantine Catholic Churches in America
http://www.byzcath.org/byzantine-churches.html
Directory of related parishes and diocese in America.

 

A-Z List of Websites

Adherents.com
http://www.adherents.com/
Statistics and religious geography citations for over 4,200 religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, ultimate concerns, etc.

American Carpatho-Russian Diocese of America
http://www.acrod.org/
Located in Johnstown, PA.

American Religion Data Archive
http://www.thearda.com/
Statistical data on American religion and religious practices hosted and supported by the Lilly Endowment and the John Templeton Foundation.

Apparitions of Jesus and Mary
http://www.apparitions.org/
Provides current list with links to officially sanctions or disapproved apparitions with links to clerical evidence where possible.

Blue Letter Bible
http://www.blueletterbible.org/
Searchable Bible database with links to Strong’s Concordance as well as Greek and Hebrew texts, standard versions/translations, related commentaries, hymns and maps.

Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh
http://www.archeparchy.org/

Byzantine Catholic Church in America
http://www.byzcath.org/
Information on Byzantine faith & worship including directories, news, links to other Orthodox and Catholic Churches and message boards.

Byzantine Catholic Churches in America
http://www.byzcath.org/byzantine-churches.html
Directory of related parishes and diocese in America.

Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church
http://www.fiu.edu/~mirandas/cardinals.htm
Biographical entries of the 16th to the 21st century cardinals and of the events and documents concerning the origin of the Roman cardinalate and its historical evolution

Carpatho-Rusyn Knowledge Base

http://www.carpatho-rusyn.org/
Run by Greg Gressa this is intended to be an online repository for ethnic information on all things Rusyn.

Catechism of the Catholic Church (2nd ed., 1997)
http://www.scborromeo.org/ccc.htm
The Second Edition English Translation of the Catechism of the Catholic Church includes the corrections promulgated by Pope John Paul II on 8 September 1997.

Catholic Encyclopedia (1913)
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/index.html
Pre-Vatican II edition.

Christian Classics Ethereal Library
http://www.ccel.org/
Provides searchable full text of several hundred classic Christian works in the public domain for theological study.
Database coverage list for Christian Classics Ethereal Library

Code of Canon Law
http://www.vatican.va/archive/ENG1104/_INDEX.HTM
Includes searchable text, glossary, concordance as well as statistics and graphs. 

Code of Canons of Oriental Churches
http://www.intratext.com/X/ENG1199.HTM
Canons that solely affect the Eastern Catholic Churches (unless expressly stated otherwise).

Digital Quaker Collection
http://esr.earlham.edu/dqc/
DQC is a digital library containing full text and page images of over 500 individual Quaker works from the 17th and 18th centuries.

Diocese of Pittsburgh
http://www.diopitt.org/

Electronic Text Center at the University of Virginia
http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/collections/subjects/
Full-text access to classic works in 15 languages covering prose, poetry, religion, philosophy and history. 

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
http://www.goarch.org/

Gutenberg Bible
http://www.bl.uk/treasures/gutenberg/homepage.html
Online access to the British Library’s two copies of Johann Gutenberg’s Bible (circa 1450).

Hierarchy of the Catholic Church
http://www.catholic-hierarchy.org/
Includes information on apostolic nuncios (past and present), titular sees, bishops, geographical and historical information.

Rambi—Index of Articles in Jewish Studies
http://jnul.huji.ac.il/rambi/
Coverage from 1966- with articles in Hebrew, Yiddish and English covering Jewish Studies and Eretz Israel.

Judaism and Jewish Resources
http://www.shamash.org/trb/judaism.html
Directory of Jewish web resources organized by subject.

The Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
http://labyrinth.georgetown.edu/
Provides free, searchable access to electronic resources in medieval studies with connections to databases, services, texts, and images.

Marian Apparitions Pages
http://campus.udayton.edu/mary//resources/aprindex.html
Hosted by the University of Dayton, includes statistical data, FAQs, bibliographies and ecclesiastical information.

Medieval Facsimiles (Notre Dame University)
http://lib-266.library.nd.edu/index.html
The Medieval Institute Library contains a large collection of facsimiles of late-antique and medieval manuscripts and texts, and of an occasional early printed book.

Open Access Journals
http://www.doaj.org/
Full-text scholarly journals searchable by title or subject, including 66 philosophy journals, 56 religion journals, 123 history journals and 26 music journals.

 Orthodox Church in America
http://www.oca.org/

Orthodox Christian Information Center
http://www.orthodoxinfo.com/

Orthodox Resources portal
http://www.ocf.org/OrthodoxPage/resource/resource.html
Links to more than 25 Orthodox-related web resources

Orthodox Spirituality (Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of North America)
http://www.goarch.org/en/ourfaith/spirituality/

Orthodox Traditions of Spirituality
http://www.traditionsofspirituality.com/orthodox.html

Pope List
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/12272b.htm

Missionary Periodicals Database
http://research.yale.edu:8084/missionperiodicals/index.jsp
Provides searchable bibliographic descriptions of periodicals published 1700s-mid 1900s in Britain by missionary societies and commercial publishers on foreign missions.

National Reference Center for Bioethics Literature
http://www.georgetown.edu/research/nrcbl/nrc/
A specialized collection of books, journals, newspaper articles, legal materials, regulations, codes, government publications, and other relevant documents concerned with issues in biomedical and professional ethics.

Papal Encyclicals Online
http://www.papalencyclicals.net/
Guide to online papal and official documents of the Catholic Church (not Vatican-affiliated).

Patron Saints Index
http://www.catholic-forum.com/saints/indexsnt.htm
Information on topics with patron saints, and profiles of those saints. Profiles have portraits, biographical information, areas of patronage, prayers, links to related sites, readings, etc.

Resource Pages for Biblical Studies
http://torreys.org/bible/
Intended as a resource for serious, scholarly studies of the early Christian writings and their social world.

Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
http://www.russianorthodoxchurch.ws/synod/indexeng.htm

Statement on Orthodox Spirituality (St. Andrew Antiochian Orthodox Christian Church)
http://standrew-parish.org/spirituality/spiritual.htm

U.S. Catholic Bishops
http://www.nccbuscc.org/bishops.htm
Contact information by diocese and state.

VoiceNation - Theology Resources
http://www.voicenation.com/resources/general-resources/article-library/theology-resources.shtml
A useful collection of links to general theology information.

Wabash Center : guide to Internet resources for teaching and learning in theology and religion
http://www.wabashcenter.wabash.edu/Internet/front.htm
A selective, annotated guide to a wide variety of electronic resources in religion: syllabi, electronic texts, electronic journals, websites, bibliographies, listserv discussion groups, liturgies and reference resources, software.


 

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scollins@bcs.edu
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