Lenten Meditations: Saturday 8 April

Apr 8, 2017 by

Sat April 8 am: 137, 144 pm: 42, 43 Jere 31:27-34 Rom 11:23-36 John 11:28-44 or 12:37-50   FIFTH SATURDAY OF LENT  – Agavos, Rouphos, Asynkritos, Phlegon, Herodion, & Hermes of the 70 Apostles, 1st Cent LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: In these days when we recall the ancient customs...

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Lenten Meditations: Friday 7 April

Apr 7, 2017 by

Fri April 7 am: 107:1-32 pm: 107:33-43 Jere 29:1, 4-13 Rom 11:13-24 John 11:1-27 or 12:1-10 Lenten Discipline – Seek out a person in your life who needs a substitute as they are struggling to fulfill an obligation at church, school or home. Offer to take their place, no strings attached. Express...

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Lenten Meditations: Thursday 6 April

Apr 6, 2017 by

Thur April 6 am: 69 pm: 73 Jer 22:13-23 Rom 8:12-27 John 6:41-51 FIFTH THURSDAY IN LENT   – Celestine, Bishop, 432 LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY:  Celestine I was born in the Campania and served as a deacon under Innocent I. Elected Bishop of Rome in 422, Celestine restored a basilica in St....

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Lenten Meditations: Wednesday 5 April

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Wed April 5 am: 101, 109 pm: 24 Dan 3.13-28 Romans 10.14-21 Jn 8.31-47   WEDNESDAY OF LENT V – St. Ethelburga, Abbess, 647 St. Ethelburga (Aethelburh) was born into the royal family of East Anglia, daughter of St. Ethelbert of Kent in the seventh century. She was also wife to King St. Edwin...

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Lenten Meditations: Tuesday 4 April

Apr 4, 2017 by

Tues April 4 am: 121,122,123 pm: 124, 125, 126 Jere 25:8-17 Rom 10:1-13 John 9:18-41 TUESDAY OF LENT V-  Saint Isidore of Seville, Bishop and Doctor of the Church, 636   LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: Saint Isidore born in Cartagena of a family that included was devout and had 3 other saints,...

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Lenten Meditations: Monday 3 April

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Mon April 3 am: 31 pm: 35 Jere 24:1-10 Rom 9:19-33 John 9:1-17   MONDAY OF LENT V – St. Vulpian, Martyr, 304 LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: Today we remember, the Syrian martyr Vulpian executed at Tyre, Lebanon, during the persecutions of Emperor Diocletian (n 284-305). Tradition has it that...

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