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A Honduran Girl Receiving Ashes on Ash Wednesday
Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Good Friday, April 2nd

Philippians 2: 5-8

5 Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus:

 6 who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: 

7 but made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men:
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A Child being Blessed by a Pastor
Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Friday, March 26th

Matthew 6: 9-13

Jesus said:

9 “This, then, is how you should pray:

“‘Our Father in heaven,

hallowed be your name,

10 your kingdom come,

your will be done,

    on earth as it is in heaven.

11 Give us today our daily bread.

12 And forgive us our debts,
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Children attending Church Mass
Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Friday, March 19th

Saint Luke 23: 33-34

When they reached the place called the Skull, the soldiers nailed Jesus to the cross. They also nailed the two criminals, one to the right and the other to the left of Jesus.

Soon after, Jesus said:

«Father, forgive all these people! They don't know what ...

Reverend Galeano delivering Ashes on Ash Wednesday to a Honduran Girl
Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Friday, March 12th

Luke 4:24-27

24 “Truly I tell you,” he continued, “no prophet is accepted in his hometown. 25 I assure you that there were many widows in Israel in Elijah’s time, when the sky was shut for three and a half years and there was a severe famine throughout the land. 26 Yet Elijah was ...

Lenten Meditation Quote
Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Friday, March 5th

Philippians 2: 3

“Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves.”

An anonymous quote says: The happiest people are not those who have the best of everything, but those who do the best with what they have.

Doing ...

OLR Girl Receiving Ashes for Ash Wednesday
Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Friday, February 26th

Joel 2:13

Rip open your heart and not your garments. Return to the Lord, your God, for he is gracious and compassionate.

It was an ancient custom that the person who was ashamed of his sin and wanted to show he had repented would tear his clothes as an outward sign of penance. ...

Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Friday, February 19th

St. Matthew 9:

2 Some men brought to him a paralyzed man, lying on a stretcher. When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic:

—Take heart my, son; your sins are forgiven!

3 Some of the masters of the law murmured between them: "This man is blasphemous!

4 Knowing ...

Ash Wednesday, Lent
Lent Meditations

2021 Lenten Meditations – Ash Wednesday, February 17th

Luke 9:1 Having gathered the twelve, Jesus gave them the power and authority to expel all demons and to heal diseases. 2 Then he sent them to preach the kingdom of God and to heal the sick.

John F. Kennedy said: Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what can you do for ...

Lent Meditations

2020 Lenten Meditations – Friday, April 10th

Micah 6:8

“He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”

The words from the prophet Micah may sound as a simple task to accomplish especially during this Lenten Season but in ...