Category Archives: Lent

Promising Practices for March

Reach out to the poor in Africa by joining the CRS Rice Bowl initiative.

Reach out to serve simple Lenten meals to the poor in your community.

Reach out to invite members of the Black Community to a special Welcome Home celebration for Easter.

 

 

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Lenten Journey Toward Racial Justice

Lift-Every-Voice-Header-Crop-1500x430Racial injustice is a gospel issue.” Sign Up for the “Lift Every Voice” Lenten Reflection Blog

Promising Practices for March

Gertruda Domayo, Tanzania
CRS, Stories of Hope

Reach out to the poor in Africa by joining the CRS Rice Bowl initiative.

Reach out to serve simple Lenten meals to the poor in your community.

Reach out to members of the Black Community to create and participate in a special Lenten Scripture study program from an Afrocentric perspective.

Reach out to family, friends, and your community to pray together during Lent.

 

Lectio Divina for Lent

Lectio Divina for Lent and Easter. Insights for personal prayer, homily preparation, and  material for Catechists, college professors, and high school teachers to use in discussions with their classes.

Lectio Divina for Lent and Easter. Insights for personal prayer, homily preparation, and material for Catechists, college professors, and high school teachers to use in discussions with their classes.

“There is one particular way of listening to what the Lord wishes to tell us in his word and of letting ourselves be transformed by the Spirit. It is what we call lectio divina. It consists of reading God’s word in a moment of prayer and allowing it to enlighten and renew.” Pope Francis, Evangelii Gaudium, no.152