Not really the priest usually covers the readings for that day.<quoted text>
But you have it now,..not just a small part of a service ..
Real contextual study of the BIBLE ...one you can read,if you like ..
And I'm sure are,encouraged to???
It's a far different thing than hearing it at Mass .
I've done both ..
The catechism has to do with Bible study. When I went to Catholic school we had homework about Bible stories. I'm sure you did too.