Resources for Catholic Religious Interpreting

Sunday and Daily Readings (Texts):
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops website
Catholic Deaf Association (England) – Signs of God (Readings for Sundays and Holy Days, Years A, B, and C)

Videos of Sunday Readings on Facebook:
Catholic Archdiocese of Washington Deaf and Disabilities Ministries – Facebook Group. “Handing On the Gospel” –  ASL interpretation of the Sunday readings each Friday
ASL Catholic Media – Facebook Group.   ASL interpretation of Sunday readings each week

Online Group that meets weekly to prepare and discuss Sunday readings – Fr. Christopher Klusmann who is Deaf assists – Contact Antonio “Cisco” Vigil (  to receive the weekly link

Bible Translations:
Bible Gateway – Can read several translations side-by-side
The Bible: American Sign Language Version

Videos of Frozen Texts:
The New Roman Missal for Interpreters, Archdiocese of Washington, on YouTube
I. Opening Remarks
II. Introductory Rites
III. Creed
IV. Liturgy of the Eucharist
V. Eucharistic Prayer II
VI. Eucharistic Prayer III
VII. Liturgy of the Eucharist (Cont’d)
VIII. Concluding Rite

Sunday Prayers from the Roman Missal – Catholic Deaf Association (England)  (Collect, Prayer over the Offerings, Prayer after Communion)

Signed Masses weekly on the internet:
Deaf Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Boston
Deaf Apostolate of the Catholic Diocese of Rockford
Deaf Catholic Community / St. John Deaf Center – Detroit


Deaf Apostolate of the Archdiocese of Boston – Videos:
Our Father Prayer
Hail Mary Prayer
Catholic ASL Vocabulary and Context
ASL Clear Signing of the Roman Missal

Video of Catholic ASL vocabulary – A Glossary for “Hands of Grace” by Fr. Séan Loomis This is free and has more than 50 Catholic Sacrament-related signs.

Videos of some traditional Catholic prayers – Loyola Press (Including the Sign of the Cross, the Our Father, the Hail Mary)