Church Documents


See also:
Pope John Paul II on Ecumenism Catholic Documents on Ecumenism Documents on Liturgy Documents on Moral Issues
John Paul II on Mary
Church Documents on Social Justice John Paul II on Science  


bullet Power Search - Various search engines on the same page to allow quick searches of the following documents: New American Bible; the Catechism of the Catholic Church; the Catholic Encyclopedia; the Vatican II Documents; the Code of Canon Law; the Holy See Web site. A handy little tool!

bullet The Web site Papal Encyclicals Online contains recent official Church documents but also contains a section providing access to encyclicals of popes from the Middle Ages till now. It also gives access to other papal writings. Popes are listed chronologically from Pope Honorious III (August 31, 1216 - March 18, 1227) to Pope Benedict XVI and documents are listed alphabetically and chronologically. The search function makes it possible to search for encyclicals containing specific words or phrases. This is a useful reference tool.