THE KEEPING OF LENT

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SPECIAL SERVICES FOR LENT

The forty days of Lent are a holy time when we spritiually make the pilgrimage to the cross with Jesus, remembering his words “If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.”  (Matt 16:24)  The goal of Lent is to stay focused on the cross and come to personally understand Jesus’ supreme sacifice of love

Ash Wednesday – 1st March

12:15pm:  Said Mass with imposition of ashes
7:30pm: Sung Mass with imposition of ashes

First Sunday of Lent – 5th March

4:00pm:  Liturgy of Penance and Benediction

Third Sunday of Lent – 19th March

4:00pm:  Stations of the Cross & Benediction

Fifth Sunday of Lent – 2nd April

3:30pm: Lenten Vespers and Benediction

 Every Wednesday in Lent

12:15am:  Said Mass followed by Stations of the Cross

 Every Thursday in Lent

7:15pm:  Lent Course in the vestry after Vespers.
The Mass – A Glimpse of Heaven