Lenten Meditations – Saturday 24th March

Mar 24, 2018 by

  Sat Mar 24 am:  102, 108 pm: 33 Jere 23:9-15 Rom 9:1-18 John 6:60-71 FIFTH SATURDAY OF LENT – Walter Hilton of Thurgarton, Mystic , 1396 LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY:  Born in 1343, Walter Hilton studied Canon Law at Cambridge but after a period as a hermit, he joined the community of...

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Lenten Meditations – Friday 23rd March

Mar 23, 2018 by

  Fri Mar 23 am: 119:153-160 pm: 119:161-73 Is 45: 11-17 Acts 17:22-31 Matt 5:11-16 FIFTH FRIDAY OF LENT: St.  Gregory the Illuminator, Bishop & Missionary of Armenia, c.332 LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: On this day we remember the first Bishop of Armenia, Gregory. The ancient kingdom of...

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Lenten Meditation – Thursday 22nd March

Mar 22, 2018 by

  Thur Mar 22 am: 69 pm: 73 Deut 4:1-9 Rom 8:12-27 John 6:41-51 FIFTH THURSDAY OF LENT – Saint Lea, Prioress, 384 LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: St. Lea of Rome is known only through the testimony of her beloved friend, the learned St. Jerome.  We know that she lived contemporaneously with St....

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Lenten Meditations – Wednesday 21st March

Mar 21, 2018 by

    Wed Mar 21 am: 55,62 pm: 56 Exodus 7: 8-24 2 Cor 2:14- 3: 6 John 12:34-50 FIFTH WEDNESDAY OF LENT – St. Edna, Monk and Abbot of the Aran Islands, 590 LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: Enda was born in the sixth century to the Oriel of Ulster, son of Conall Derg of Ergall, to whose...

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Lenten Meditations – Tuesday 20th March

Mar 20, 2018 by

  Tue Mar 20 am: 102:16-23 pm: 122 Numbers 21: 4-9 Acts 2:14-24 John 8:21-30  FIFTH TUESDAY OF LENT – St. Cuthbert, Bishop of Lindisfarne, 687 LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: Cuthbert, was the son of an Irish king was an influential churchman who entered the monastery at Melrose, where his devotion...

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Lenten Meditations – Monday 19th March

Mar 19, 2018 by

  Mon Mar 19 am: 89:1-18 pm: 89:19-52 2 Sam 7:4-5a, 12-14a, 16 Rom 7:1-12 Mt 1:16, 18-21, 24a FIFTH MONDAY OF LENT – St. Joseph, Spouse of the Virgin Mary, Foster Father of Jesus LITURGICAL THEME FOR THE DAY: In the gospel of Matthew, Joseph is depicted as a good man, a working carpenter, who...

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