Lent a Season of Renewal

Resources for the Season of Lent 2017

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Lenten Resources: Office of Lifelong Faith Formation


Pope Francis

  • Pope Francis' message for Lent 2017 more >>>


Calendars for Lent

  • USCCB: Lent 2017: Give Up, Take Up, Lift Up more >>>

24 Hours for the Lord: March 24 and 25

  • OSV: 24 Hours for the Lord, March 24-25, 2017 more >>>
  • Archdiocese of Boston more >>>

Stations of the Cross

  • Fr. Peter Daily: John Paul II Stations of the Cross more >>>
  • Catholic Icing: Stations of the Cross Eggs for Catholic Kids! more >>>
  • Vincentian Reflections on the Stations of the Cross more >>>
  • Vincentians' Way of the Cross more >>>
  • USCCB: A Scriptural Way of the Cross for Lent more >>>
  • USCCB: Scriptural Stations of the Cross more >>>
  • Stations of the Cross in our (St. Mary's) upper church more >>>



  • USCCB: Resources for Individuals more >>>
  • USCCB: Promoting Participation in the Sacrament of Penance more >>>
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  • The Pilot: Diorama brings Lent and Easter Gospels to life at Revere parish more >>>
  • Adam Johnson: Entering the Season of Lent at Youville Place more >>>
  • Debbie Rambo: The impact of a simple cardboard box more >>>
  • Fr. Thomas Ryan, CSP: Questions for Lent more >>>
  • George Weigel: A new Lenten discipline more >>>
  • The Pilot: Almsgiving: Lenten practice gives chances to 'be generous with the poor' more >>>
  • The Pilot: Hundreds prepare to enter Catholic Church at Rite of Election more >>>
  • Fr. Steve Grunow: How to get ready for Lent more >>>
  • Russell Shaw: Lent, time to put your comforts aside more >>>
  • George Weigel: A Lent to remember more >>>
  • The Pilot: The roots of Lenten abstinence more >>>
  • The Pilot: Priests bring ashes 'to the streets' in Boston's Seaport District more >>>
  • The Pilot: Lenten sacrifices can help children in the missions more >>>
  • The Pilot: #Ashtags: When posting Ash Wednesday photos, use your head more >>>
  • The Pilot: Ash Wednesday is more than just ashes more >>>


  • USCCB: Journey to the Foot of the Cross – 10 Things to Remember for Lent more >>>
  • USCCB: Lenten Prayer more >>>
  • USCCB: Saints for the Lenten Season more >>>
  • USCCB: The Spiritual Works of Mercy more >>>
  • USCCB: The Corporal Works of Mercy more >>>
  • USCCB: Six Ways to Evangelize During Lent more >>>
  • USCCB: Questions and Answers about Lent and Lenten Practices more >>>


Websites for Lent

  • Catholic Church of Montreal: During Lent: Feast, don't Fast more >>>
  • Joe Paprocki: 40 Ideas for 40 Days more >>>
  • For Your Marriage: Observing Lent? Try a Team Approach more >>>
  • Catholics Come Home more >>>

Holy Week

  • USCCB: Eighteen Questions on the Pascal Triduum more >>>
  • USCCB: Triduum more >>>
  • USCCB: The Roman Missal and the Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper more >>>
  • USCCB: Holy Thursday Mandatum more >>>
  • USCCB: Baptism and RCIA more >>>
  • USCCB: The Roman Missal and the Celebration of the Lord's Passion on Good Friday more >>>
  • USCCB: The Roman Missal and the Easter Vigil more >>> 


    Catholic TV

    The Station of the Cross 

      The :Pilot

Digital Lent

  • Bishop Barron: Lenten Gospel Reflections more >>>
  • Archdiocese of Boston: Disciples in Mission: Matt Williams: Feast to Fast more >>>

Reading Material

  • Meditations for Lent by Bishop Jacques-Benigne Bossuet



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