The Psalms are wonderful way to pray at anytime of year because they truly echo the emotions of the heart and draw us closer to God.

Since the seventh century it has become a common spiritual practice to pray the seven penitential psalms during Lent. These psalms in particular express sorrow for our sin and remind us of God’s mercy.

After reciting each psalm, pray: Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit; as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end, Amen.

1. Psalm 6Domine, ne in furore

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2. Psalm 32Beati quorum

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3. Psalm 38: Domine, ne in furore

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4. Psalm 51: Miserere

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5. Psalm 102: Domine, exaudi

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6. Psalm 130: De profundis

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7. Psalm 143: Domine, exaudi

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The 2017 Guide to the Best Lent Resources on the Internet

Looking for ways to grow in holiness this Lent? We provide a list of the best Catholic apps, books, email subscriptions, websites and YouTube channels

Source: catholic-link.org/2017/02/22/everything-you-need-for-lent-apps-books-and-more-resources-to-guide-you/